Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for XenDesktop skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenDesktop over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 238 260 286
Rank change year-on-year +22 +26 +72
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 34 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.57% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.96% 4.78% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 31 42 37
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +11.54% -8.24%

XenDesktop 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,147 1,192 1,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.72% 11.98% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 1,043 1,160
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +5.05%

XenDesktop
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing XenDesktop as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for XenDesktop in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for XenDesktop in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenDesktop in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for XenDesktop in Yorkshire

XenDesktop
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenDesktop within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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
North Yorkshire -4 22 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Yorkshire +23 12 £34,250 -2.14% 4
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing XenDesktop 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for XenDesktop.

1 34 (100.00%) Windows
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (85.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (85.29%) Windows Server
3 25 (73.53%) XenApp
4 24 (70.59%) PowerShell
5 23 (67.65%) Office 365
5 23 (67.65%) Problem-Solving
6 22 (64.71%) NetScaler
6 22 (64.71%) XenMobile
6 22 (64.71%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (55.88%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (50.00%) Windows 10
11 16 (47.06%) DNS
11 16 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (44.12%) Altiris
12 15 (44.12%) Symantec
12 15 (44.12%) McAfee
12 15 (44.12%) OneDrive
13 14 (41.18%) DevOps
13 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
15 12 (35.29%) Project Management
15 12 (35.29%) Finance

XenDesktop
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (67.65%) Office 365
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (44.12%) OneDrive
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) NetScaler
2 16 (47.06%) DNS
3 11 (32.35%) DHCP
4 8 (23.53%) Firewall
5 6 (17.65%) LAN
5 6 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (8.82%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix Specialist
4 7 (20.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Citrix Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Service Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Fat Client
2 7 (20.59%) Thin Client
3 4 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Windows Server
3 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (38.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Problem-Solving
2 14 (41.18%) DevOps
3 12 (35.29%) Project Management
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Data Entry
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.88%) Change Management
8 2 (5.88%) Decision-Making
8 2 (5.88%) High Availability
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) People Management
8 2 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (5.88%) Tech Ops
9 1 (2.94%) Active Listening
9 1 (2.94%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 24 (70.59%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (55.88%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CCEA
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (85.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (73.53%) XenApp
4 22 (64.71%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (47.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (14.71%) vSphere
7 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (64.71%) XenMobile
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Citrix
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (85.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) Altiris
3 15 (44.12%) McAfee
3 15 (44.12%) Symantec
4 5 (14.71%) Avaya
4 5 (14.71%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.94%) NetApp
5 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.94%) Wyse