Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for XenApp skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenApp over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 274 275
Rank change year-on-year +34 +1 -33
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 56 52 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.52% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 4.62% 4.51% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 65
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.99% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £23,800 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,250 £45,625 £59,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

XenApp is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,213 1,152 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 14.37% 11.49% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 880 917 1,007
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -0.71%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XenApp
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing XenApp as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenApp in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenApp in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for XenApp in the West Midlands

XenApp
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenApp within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 38 £50,000 +29.87% 2
Dudley - 8 £26,000 -
Solihull - 6 £50,000 - 2
Staffordshire +20 2 £37,250 +5.67%
Warwickshire +42 1 £36,000 +2.86%
Worcestershire +9 1 £45,000 +164.71%
Coventry +2 1 £65,000 +106.35% 3
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 52 (92.86%) Windows
3 51 (91.07%) VMware
4 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
5 41 (73.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 38 (67.86%) XenDesktop
6 38 (67.86%) Windows Server
7 33 (58.93%) NetApp
8 32 (57.14%) Hyper-V
9 31 (55.36%) Cisco
10 29 (51.79%) Firewall
11 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
12 26 (46.43%) vSphere
13 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (41.07%) ITIL
14 23 (41.07%) VMware ESXi
15 22 (39.29%) HP
16 20 (35.71%) WAN
16 20 (35.71%) VLAN
16 20 (35.71%) Office 365
17 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (33.93%) Degree
17 19 (33.93%) MCSE
17 19 (33.93%) LAN
17 19 (33.93%) SAN
18 18 (32.14%) Skype
19 17 (30.36%) Server Virtualisation
19 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
20 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Skype for Business
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) Office 365
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.93%) Yammer
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) VLAN
2 20 (35.71%) WAN
3 19 (33.93%) LAN
3 19 (33.93%) SAN
4 18 (32.14%) Skype
5 13 (23.21%) BGP
5 13 (23.21%) OSPF
6 12 (21.43%) VPN
7 11 (19.64%) RIP
8 10 (17.86%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (17.86%) Wireless
9 9 (16.07%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (16.07%) IPsec
9 9 (16.07%) Spanning Tree
10 8 (14.29%) IPv6
10 8 (14.29%) VSAN
11 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
12 3 (5.36%) DNS
13 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Network Systems Engineer
1 9 (16.07%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Architect
2 8 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Senior Implementation Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.79%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (16.07%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (14.29%) Fat Client
4 8 (14.29%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (14.29%) Thin Client
5 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.93%) Public Cloud
5 5 (8.93%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.79%) CMDB
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (92.86%) Windows
2 38 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (21.43%) Linux
5 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 17 (30.36%) Server Virtualisation
3 14 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 12 (21.43%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (17.86%) Presales
6 9 (16.07%) ITSM
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
6 9 (16.07%) Time Management
7 8 (14.29%) Application Packaging
7 8 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 8 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (12.50%) Business Development
8 7 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (12.50%) Line Management
8 7 (12.50%) Service Management
8 7 (12.50%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
10 5 (8.93%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) PowerShell
2 15 (26.79%) Bash Shell
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 9 (16.07%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (33.93%) Degree
2 19 (33.93%) MCSE
3 14 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (12.50%) HNC
4 7 (12.50%) MCSA
5 6 (10.71%) MCP
6 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.14%) CCNP
8 1 (1.79%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.79%) CCA
8 1 (1.79%) CCNA
8 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.79%) HND
8 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) GDPR
3 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 41 (73.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (67.86%) XenDesktop
3 32 (57.14%) Hyper-V
4 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 26 (46.43%) vSphere
6 23 (41.07%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (26.79%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (14.29%) Terminal Services
8 8 (14.29%) VMware NSX
9 2 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (3.57%) XenServer
10 1 (1.79%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (14.29%) SCOrch
3 7 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (10.71%) SCVMM
4 6 (10.71%) vCenter Server
5 5 (8.93%) vMotion
5 5 (8.93%) WSUS
6 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.79%) SCSM
7 1 (1.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Citrix
2 51 (91.07%) VMware
3 46 (82.14%) Microsoft
4 33 (58.93%) NetApp
5 31 (55.36%) Cisco
6 22 (39.29%) HP
7 12 (21.43%) Ivanti
8 10 (17.86%) Dell
9 9 (16.07%) CheckPoint
9 9 (16.07%) Polycom
10 8 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
10 8 (14.29%) Red Hat
10 8 (14.29%) SonicWALL
11 7 (12.50%) ServiceNow
12 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
13 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
13 4 (7.14%) Cylance
13 4 (7.14%) McAfee
13 4 (7.14%) Trend Micro
14 3 (5.36%) Meraki