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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenApp
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 742 547 217
Rank change year-on-year -195 -330 +75
Permanent jobs citing XenApp 128 50 97
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.17% 0.14% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 0.70% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 115 47 47
10th Percentile £40,000 £27,800 £40,800
25th Percentile £41,875 £36,625 £54,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -28.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £62,500 £49,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £46,500 £41,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.38% -20.48% +10.53%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 14,826 7,114 1,693
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 19.31% 19.62% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7,915 5,760 1,464
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.83% - -4.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

XenApp
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing XenApp as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

XenApp trend for jobs with a WFH option

XenApp
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing XenApp.

XenApp salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

XenApp
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing XenApp over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

XenApp salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, XenApp job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for XenApp.

1 127 (99.22%) Citrix
2 91 (71.09%) Microsoft
2 91 (71.09%) Windows
3 88 (68.75%) VMware
4 74 (57.81%) Azure
5 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
6 62 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (48.44%) Windows Server
7 58 (45.31%) XenDesktop
8 53 (41.41%) PowerShell
9 52 (40.63%) Finance
10 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 46 (35.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 44 (34.38%) ITIL
13 43 (33.59%) Microsoft 365
14 35 (27.34%) Hyper-V
14 35 (27.34%) Problem-Solving
15 34 (26.56%) Social Skills
15 34 (26.56%) vSphere
16 28 (21.88%) DNS
17 27 (21.09%) DHCP
17 27 (21.09%) NetScaler
18 26 (20.31%) Change Management
19 25 (19.53%) Windows Server 2016
20 24 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
20 24 (18.75%) Degree
21 23 (17.97%) VMware ESXi
21 23 (17.97%) Citrix Certification
22 21 (16.41%) LAN
22 21 (16.41%) Ansible

XenApp
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 11 (8.59%) IIS
2 10 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.78%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 74 (57.81%) Azure
2 43 (33.59%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (13.28%) AWS
4 15 (11.72%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (7.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (5.47%) IaaS
7 6 (4.69%) Nutanix
8 4 (3.13%) SaaS
9 2 (1.56%) Mimecast
9 2 (1.56%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.78%) PaaS
10 1 (0.78%) Power Automate
10 1 (0.78%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 28 (21.88%) DNS
2 27 (21.09%) DHCP
2 27 (21.09%) NetScaler
3 21 (16.41%) LAN
4 20 (15.63%) Firewall
4 20 (15.63%) WAN
5 18 (14.06%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (13.28%) TCP/IP
7 16 (12.50%) SAN
8 14 (10.94%) Internet
9 10 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (7.03%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (7.03%) IP Telephony
11 6 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (3.91%) VPN
13 4 (3.13%) iSCSI
13 4 (3.13%) NAS
14 2 (1.56%) MPLS
14 2 (1.56%) SD-WAN
14 2 (1.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.91%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
3 1 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 52 (40.63%) Finance
2 34 (26.56%) Social Skills
3 15 (11.72%) Documentation Skills
4 14 (10.94%) Financial Institution
5 10 (7.81%) Advertising
6 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.69%) Billing
7 6 (4.69%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 6 (4.69%) Public Sector
8 5 (3.91%) Retail
9 3 (2.34%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (1.56%) Presentation Skills
11 1 (0.78%) Banking
11 1 (0.78%) Law
11 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (32.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (12.50%) Consultant
3 15 (11.72%) Administrator
3 15 (11.72%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (10.94%) Citrix Consultant
4 14 (10.94%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 14 (10.94%) VMWare Administrator
4 14 (10.94%) Wintel Administrator
4 14 (10.94%) Wintel Specialist
4 14 (10.94%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 12 (9.38%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.59%) Analyst
7 10 (7.81%) Citrix Engineer
7 10 (7.81%) Support Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 9 (7.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) .NET
2 6 (4.69%) HTML
3 3 (2.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.03%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (4.69%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (4.69%) Cyberattack
3 6 (4.69%) Spread Betting
4 3 (2.34%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.34%) Replication
5 2 (1.56%) Legacy Systems
6 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.78%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) iPhone
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 91 (71.09%) Windows
2 62 (48.44%) Windows Server
3 50 (39.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (19.53%) Windows Server 2016
5 18 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (13.28%) Linux
7 15 (11.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (10.94%) Windows 10
9 9 (7.03%) CentOS
9 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.69%) Mac OS
11 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.78%) Android
12 1 (0.78%) VMS
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 44 (34.38%) ITIL
3 35 (27.34%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (20.31%) Change Management
5 19 (14.84%) Incident Management
6 18 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (14.06%) Mathematics
6 18 (14.06%) Problem Management
7 17 (13.28%) Migration
7 17 (13.28%) Project Delivery
8 15 (11.72%) Computer Science
8 15 (11.72%) Patch Management
9 14 (10.94%) Customer Requirements
9 14 (10.94%) High Availability
9 14 (10.94%) Security Patching
10 13 (10.16%) IT Strategy
11 11 (8.59%) Project Management
12 9 (7.03%) Antivirus Management
13 8 (6.25%) Agile
14 7 (5.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.41%) PowerShell
2 17 (13.28%) VBScript
3 14 (10.94%) C#
3 14 (10.94%) VB
3 14 (10.94%) VB.NET
4 7 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.69%) Python
6 3 (2.34%) SQL
7 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (18.75%) Degree
1 24 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (17.97%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (11.72%) CCA
4 9 (7.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (6.25%) MCSE
6 5 (3.91%) CCNA
6 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (3.91%) MCITP
7 4 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.56%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.56%) MCP
8 2 (1.56%) MCSA
8 2 (1.56%) MOS
8 2 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.78%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.81%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (51.56%) Active Directory
2 62 (48.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (45.31%) XenDesktop
4 35 (27.34%) Hyper-V
5 34 (26.56%) vSphere
6 23 (17.97%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (6.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 5 (3.91%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.78%) Docker
10 1 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.78%) Firmware
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (16.41%) Ansible
2 16 (12.50%) SCCM
2 16 (12.50%) WSUS
3 14 (10.94%) IBM BigFix
3 14 (10.94%) NetBackup
4 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (5.47%) Terraform
6 6 (4.69%) Puppet
6 6 (4.69%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.56%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.56%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.78%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.78%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.78%) SCOM
8 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.78%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 127 (99.22%) Citrix
2 91 (71.09%) Microsoft
3 88 (68.75%) VMware
4 18 (14.06%) Cisco
5 15 (11.72%) Red Hat
6 14 (10.94%) IBM
6 14 (10.94%) Trend Micro
6 14 (10.94%) Veritas
7 10 (7.81%) Dell
7 10 (7.81%) F5
7 10 (7.81%) HP
8 9 (7.03%) Avaya
8 9 (7.03%) Brocade
8 9 (7.03%) Ivanti
9 8 (6.25%) Veeam
10 6 (4.69%) CyberArk
11 5 (3.91%) NetApp
12 3 (2.34%) ServiceNow
12 3 (2.34%) Zerto
13 2 (1.56%) Nimble Storage