Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenDesktop
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 258 281
Rank change year-on-year +16 +23 +71
Permanent jobs citing XenDesktop 42 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 3.37% 3.85% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 55
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £43,000 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £42,500 £48,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +9.38% -5.88%

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 1,247 1,375 1,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.84% 13.92% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,155 1,203
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £20,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 15 November 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 15 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
North Yorkshire +11 30 £50,000 +49.25% 4
West Yorkshire -15 10 £47,000 +34.29% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £36,750 - 1
XenDesktop
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (90.48%) VMware
3 36 (85.71%) Windows
3 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (85.71%) XenApp
4 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
5 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
6 32 (76.19%) PowerShell
7 31 (73.81%) NetScaler
8 30 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (69.05%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (61.90%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (59.52%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (59.52%) XenMobile
12 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (52.38%) Windows 7
13 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (47.62%) Office 365
14 20 (47.62%) Microsoft App-V
14 20 (47.62%) Windows 10
14 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
15 19 (45.24%) OneDrive
15 19 (45.24%) Altiris
15 19 (45.24%) Symantec
15 19 (45.24%) McAfee
15 19 (45.24%) DNS
16 18 (42.86%) DHCP
16 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (38.10%) 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 3 (7.14%) IIS
1 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (47.62%) Office 365
3 19 (45.24%) OneDrive
4 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (73.81%) NetScaler
2 19 (45.24%) DNS
3 18 (42.86%) DHCP
4 10 (23.81%) WAN
5 9 (21.43%) Firewall
6 8 (19.05%) VPN
7 6 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (14.29%) SAN
8 5 (11.90%) BGP
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 5 (11.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (11.90%) LAN
8 5 (11.90%) MPLS
8 5 (11.90%) Network Security
8 5 (11.90%) OSPF
8 5 (11.90%) VPLS
8 5 (11.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 3 (7.14%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 14 (33.33%) Senior Citrix Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Citrix Specialist
3 10 (23.81%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Citrix Specialist
4 9 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (16.67%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (11.90%) Network Security Specialist
7 5 (11.90%) Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 29 (69.05%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 6 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (52.38%) Windows 7
3 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (47.62%) Windows 10
4 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (71.43%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (38.10%) Project Management
4 15 (35.71%) DevOps
5 9 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (21.43%) Migration
6 5 (11.90%) Creative Thinking
6 5 (11.90%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 5 (11.90%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 4 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.52%) Change Control
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
8 3 (7.14%) Decision-Making
8 3 (7.14%) Practice Management
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 2 (4.76%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.76%) Tech Ops
10 1 (2.38%) Cloud Operations
10 1 (2.38%) Customer Requirements
10 1 (2.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.90%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (11.90%) CCIE
2 5 (11.90%) CCNP
2 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) CCIE Security
4 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 36 (85.71%) XenApp
2 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 26 (61.90%) VMware ESXi
4 20 (47.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
7 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (59.52%) XenMobile
2 5 (11.90%) Puppet
2 5 (11.90%) Terraform
3 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (90.48%) VMware
3 34 (80.95%) Microsoft
4 19 (45.24%) Altiris
4 19 (45.24%) McAfee
4 19 (45.24%) Symantec
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
6 5 (11.90%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.90%) F5
6 5 (11.90%) Google
6 5 (11.90%) Imperva
6 5 (11.90%) Infoblox
6 5 (11.90%) Juniper
6 5 (11.90%) NetApp
6 5 (11.90%) Zscaler
7 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard