The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 306 308 281
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 12 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 1.36% 2.13% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 47
Average salary £63,750 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
881 1267 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.39% 10.17% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 771 1103 866
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the City of London region.

XenServer Salary Trend in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 33 (91.67%) Citrix
1 33 (91.67%) VMware
2 32 (88.89%) Windows
3 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (58.33%) XenApp
5 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (52.78%) Firewall
6 17 (47.22%) DNS
7 15 (41.67%) DHCP
8 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
8 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 11 (30.56%) SQL
10 11 (30.56%) Linux
10 11 (30.56%) Juniper
10 11 (30.56%) Asset Management
11 10 (27.78%) Finance
11 10 (27.78%) Project Management
11 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 9 (25.00%) Fat Client
12 9 (25.00%) WSUS
12 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (25.00%) Thin Client
12 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
13 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (22.22%) Cisco

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (19.44%) Apache
4 6 (16.67%) Confluence
4 6 (16.67%) nginx
5 5 (13.89%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.11%) MediaWiki
6 4 (11.11%) Lync
7 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.56%) Node.js
8 1 (2.78%) Drupal
8 1 (2.78%) IIS
8 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) SoftLayer
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) Firewall
2 17 (47.22%) DNS
3 15 (41.67%) DHCP
4 7 (19.44%) NetScaler
5 6 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (13.89%) VPN
7 4 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 4 (11.11%) OSPF
7 4 (11.11%) BGP
7 4 (11.11%) IPsec
7 4 (11.11%) LDAP
7 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.11%) LAN
7 4 (11.11%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) IPv6
7 4 (11.11%) Network Security
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) MySQL
3 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.78%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) Subversion
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.11%) Hudson
4 2 (5.56%) MSI
4 2 (5.56%) AdminStudio
4 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.78%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Law
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.11%) IT Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Virtualisation Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) LAMP
2 2 (5.56%) WAMP
2 2 (5.56%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 9 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 8 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) Wiki
5 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (88.89%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (30.56%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (22.22%) CentOS
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Debian
6 5 (13.89%) Ubuntu
7 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Asset Management
2 10 (27.78%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Time Management
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
5 5 (13.89%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.11%) ITIL
6 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 4 (11.11%) Database Theory
6 4 (11.11%) Relational Database Theory
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.56%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) Server Building
9 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
9 1 (2.78%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 6 (16.67%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) Python
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCEE
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCEA
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) MCSE
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (58.33%) XenApp
3 19 (52.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (16.67%) Postfix
6 5 (13.89%) Samba
6 5 (13.89%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
7 4 (11.11%) vSphere
7 4 (11.11%) iptables
8 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 2 (5.56%) Xen
9 1 (2.78%) vCloud
9 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
9 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) WSUS
2 7 (19.44%) ZABBIX
3 6 (16.67%) SCCM
3 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (13.89%) Ansible
5 4 (11.11%) Salt
6 3 (8.33%) Nagios
7 2 (5.56%) SCOM
7 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (5.56%) XenMobile
8 1 (2.78%) EdgeSight
8 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Citrix
1 33 (91.67%) VMware
2 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Juniper
4 8 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
4 8 (22.22%) HP
5 7 (19.44%) Dell
5 7 (19.44%) Symantec
6 6 (16.67%) Avaya
6 6 (16.67%) Veeam
7 4 (11.11%) AppSense
7 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
7 4 (11.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.33%) EMC
9 2 (5.56%) McAfee
9 2 (5.56%) F5
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) Hitachi
10 1 (2.78%) Genesys