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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 243 300 301
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 13 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.098% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 1.47% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 35
Median salary £67,500 £70,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £46,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
720 885 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.79% 9.09% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 653 764 1101
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 August 2016.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 24 (70.59%) Windows
1 24 (70.59%) Firewall
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
2 20 (58.82%) Citrix
2 20 (58.82%) vSphere
3 19 (55.88%) ITIL
4 17 (50.00%) Linux
4 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (44.12%) XenDesktop
6 14 (41.18%) SQL
7 13 (38.24%) LAN
7 13 (38.24%) WAN
7 13 (38.24%) SAN
7 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
8 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
8 12 (35.29%) Oracle
9 11 (32.35%) .NET
9 11 (32.35%) Unix
9 11 (32.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
9 11 (32.35%) JBoss
9 11 (32.35%) DSDM
9 11 (32.35%) Python
9 11 (32.35%) RUP
9 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
9 11 (32.35%) Tivoli
9 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
9 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
9 11 (32.35%) LAMP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (32.35%) CloudStack
1 11 (32.35%) JBoss
1 11 (32.35%) OpenStack
1 11 (32.35%) WebLogic
1 11 (32.35%) WebSphere
1 11 (32.35%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) Commerce Server
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) Firewall
2 13 (38.24%) LAN
2 13 (38.24%) SAN
2 13 (38.24%) WAN
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (17.65%) NetScaler
4 6 (17.65%) VLAN
5 2 (5.88%) FTP
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.94%) DHCP
6 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
1 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
1 11 (32.35%) Subversion
1 11 (32.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Linux Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Server Support
8 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
1 11 (32.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Fat Client
1 8 (23.53%) Thin Client
2 7 (20.59%) Replication
3 4 (11.76%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (32.35%) Unix
3 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Auto-Scaling
4 11 (32.35%) Build Automation
4 11 (32.35%) Configuration Management
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) DevOps
4 11 (32.35%) DSDM
4 11 (32.35%) OWASP
4 11 (32.35%) RUP
4 11 (32.35%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) Change Management
6 8 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
7 7 (20.59%) ITSM
8 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.71%) Analytics
9 5 (14.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 11 (32.35%) Bash Shell
2 11 (32.35%) Python
2 11 (32.35%) Ruby
2 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) MCSE
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) MCSA
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCA
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) vSphere
2 15 (44.12%) XenDesktop
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
4 11 (32.35%) Xen
5 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (20.59%) XenApp
7 3 (8.82%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) vCloud
8 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Ansible
1 11 (32.35%) Cobbler
1 11 (32.35%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (32.35%) Puppet
1 11 (32.35%) Salt
1 11 (32.35%) Terraform
1 11 (32.35%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Citrix
1 20 (58.82%) VMware
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Oracle
4 11 (32.35%) EnterpriseDB
4 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
5 8 (23.53%) Cisco
5 8 (23.53%) HP
6 7 (20.59%) Dell
6 7 (20.59%) Veeam
7 3 (8.82%) AppSense
8 2 (5.88%) Google
8 2 (5.88%) Sybase
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds