Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 276 272
Rank change year-on-year +34 -4 +81
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 52 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.59% 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category 3.97% 3.23% 4.79%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 59
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -0.66%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,625 £44,200 £48,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.68% +6.02% -2.35%

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 1,309 1,423 1,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.92% 14.09% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 1,190 1,217
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,952 £20,500 £20,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 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
North Yorkshire +14 28 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire +7 22 £50,000 +42.86%
South Yorkshire 0 2 £36,750 -18.33% 2
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (86.54%) VMware
2 45 (86.54%) XenApp
3 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
4 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 42 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (78.85%) Windows
6 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
6 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
7 28 (53.85%) NetScaler
7 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (48.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 24 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
9 24 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 21 (40.38%) Office 365
11 21 (40.38%) VMware ESXi
12 20 (38.46%) XenMobile
12 20 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
12 20 (38.46%) DNS
13 19 (36.54%) DHCP
13 19 (36.54%) Windows 7
14 18 (34.62%) Windows 10
15 17 (32.69%) OneDrive
15 17 (32.69%) Symantec
15 17 (32.69%) McAfee
15 17 (32.69%) Altiris
16 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (28.85%) Project Management

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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (40.38%) Office 365
3 17 (32.69%) OneDrive
4 8 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) NetScaler
2 20 (38.46%) DNS
3 19 (36.54%) DHCP
4 12 (23.08%) WAN
5 11 (21.15%) Firewall
6 9 (17.31%) VPN
7 8 (15.38%) SAN
8 7 (13.46%) LAN
8 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
9 6 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (9.62%) BGP
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 5 (9.62%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (9.62%) MPLS
10 5 (9.62%) Network Security
10 5 (9.62%) OSPF
10 5 (9.62%) VPLS
10 5 (9.62%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Back Office
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
3 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Citrix Specialist
2 13 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 9 (17.31%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Citrix Specialist
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 7 (13.46%) Active Directory Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Network Security Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Platform Manager
8 5 (9.62%) Security Specialist
8 5 (9.62%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (21.15%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 6 (11.54%) Thin Client
4 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 28 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 22 (42.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (36.54%) Windows 7
6 18 (34.62%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (46.15%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.85%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) ITIL
5 13 (25.00%) DevOps
6 9 (17.31%) Migration
7 8 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
7 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (9.62%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 5 (9.62%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (5.77%) Change Control
10 3 (5.77%) Decision-Making
10 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.77%) Network Management
10 3 (5.77%) Practice Management
11 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.62%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (9.62%) CCIE
2 5 (9.62%) CCNP
2 5 (9.62%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) CCIE Security
4 2 (3.85%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (86.54%) XenApp
2 43 (82.69%) Active Directory
3 42 (80.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (48.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (40.38%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (15.38%) XenServer
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.85%) vSphere
9 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) XenMobile
2 6 (11.54%) SCCM
3 5 (9.62%) Puppet
3 5 (9.62%) Terraform
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Citrix
2 45 (86.54%) VMware
3 42 (80.77%) Microsoft
4 17 (32.69%) Altiris
4 17 (32.69%) McAfee
4 17 (32.69%) Symantec
5 12 (23.08%) NetApp
6 8 (15.38%) Capita
7 6 (11.54%) Cisco
8 5 (9.62%) Blue Coat
8 5 (9.62%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.62%) F5
8 5 (9.62%) Google
8 5 (9.62%) Imperva
8 5 (9.62%) Infoblox
8 5 (9.62%) Juniper
8 5 (9.62%) Zscaler
9 3 (5.77%) Hitachi
10 2 (3.85%) HP
10 2 (3.85%) SAP