Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 265 251
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 -90
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 52 72 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.64% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 4.50% 5.52% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 43 65 90
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - -3.85%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,625 £59,500 £47,750
England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -3.61%

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 1155 1304 1035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.44% 11.53% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 917 998 862
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,150 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +10 25 £38,500 +2.67% 2
Coventry -1 9 £31,500 -37.00%
Staffordshire +11 6 £35,250 -25.79%
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 4 £17,000 -
Walsall +5 2 £27,000 -1.82%
XenApp
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing XenApp also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XenApp.

1 50 (96.15%) Citrix
2 46 (88.46%) Windows
3 45 (86.54%) VMware
4 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (48.08%) Office 365
7 24 (46.15%) XenDesktop
8 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
9 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
11 17 (32.69%) Firewall
12 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
13 14 (26.92%) MCSE
13 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (25.00%) SAN
14 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
15 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
16 11 (21.15%) LAN
16 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
17 10 (19.23%) SQL
17 10 (19.23%) Cisco
17 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (17.31%) ITIL
19 8 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 8 (15.38%) VPN
19 8 (15.38%) CCA
19 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification

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 13 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.54%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Office 365
2 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) IaaS
4 2 (3.85%) PaaS
5 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) Firewall
2 13 (25.00%) SAN
3 11 (21.15%) LAN
4 8 (15.38%) VPN
5 7 (13.46%) NetScaler
5 7 (13.46%) Skype
5 7 (13.46%) WAN
6 5 (9.62%) VLAN
7 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 3 (5.77%) BGP
8 3 (5.77%) DNS
8 3 (5.77%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.77%) OSPF
8 3 (5.77%) RIP
8 3 (5.77%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.77%) Wireless
9 2 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Law
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Consultant
3 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (11.54%) Citrix Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Support
8 4 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (5.77%) Network Systems Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Citrix Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Wintel Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 4 (7.69%) Thin Client
4 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.85%) iPad
5 2 (3.85%) iPhone
5 2 (3.85%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (36.54%) Windows Server
4 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.77%) Android
7 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
7 3 (5.77%) Linux
7 3 (5.77%) Unix
7 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (7.69%) Application Virtualisation
3 4 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 3 (5.77%) Information Security
4 3 (5.77%) Information Security Management
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (5.77%) Security Management
4 3 (5.77%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (5.77%) Service Management
5 2 (3.85%) Application Packaging
5 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.85%) Change Management
5 2 (3.85%) Coaching
5 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.85%) Presales
5 2 (3.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.77%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) MCSE
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) CCA
2 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.69%) Degree
4 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (46.15%) XenDesktop
3 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
4 15 (28.85%) Hyper-V
5 11 (21.15%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.69%) vSphere
8 3 (5.77%) BitLocker
9 2 (3.85%) XenServer
10 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.85%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
3 2 (3.85%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.85%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.92%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.92%) SCSM
4 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 50 (96.15%) Citrix
2 45 (86.54%) VMware
3 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (19.23%) Cisco
5 8 (15.38%) Veeam
6 6 (11.54%) HP
7 4 (7.69%) Apple
7 4 (7.69%) Dell
7 4 (7.69%) NetApp
7 4 (7.69%) Wyse
8 3 (5.77%) Acronis
8 3 (5.77%) CheckPoint
8 3 (5.77%) Juniper
8 3 (5.77%) MobileIron
8 3 (5.77%) NEC
8 3 (5.77%) Polycom
9 2 (3.85%) Becrypt
9 2 (3.85%) Cognos
9 2 (3.85%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.85%) Symantec