The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 230 229 232
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 7 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 2.18% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 8
Median salary £67,500 £45,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +25.87%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
XenServer
England

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

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
609 918 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.80% 15.28% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 509 688 535
Median salary £33,500 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XenServer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the South West

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the South West

XenServer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +24 6 £67,500 -3.57%
Devon - 1 £27,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (85.71%) Auto-Scaling
3 12 (85.71%) Terraform
3 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (85.71%) OWASP
3 12 (85.71%) TeamCity
3 12 (85.71%) Ruby
3 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
3 12 (85.71%) EnterpriseDB
3 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (85.71%) vSphere
3 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
3 12 (85.71%) Puppet
3 12 (85.71%) OpenStack
3 12 (85.71%) Build Automation
3 12 (85.71%) CloudStack
3 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (85.71%) Cobbler
3 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (85.71%) Ansible
3 12 (85.71%) DevOps
3 12 (85.71%) Salt
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 12 (85.71%) CloudStack
1 12 (85.71%) JBoss
1 12 (85.71%) OpenStack
1 12 (85.71%) WebLogic
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere
1 12 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) GroupWise
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 12 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 12 (85.71%) Subversion
1 12 (85.71%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (57.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
1 13 (92.86%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Auto-Scaling
2 12 (85.71%) Build Automation
2 12 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 12 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (85.71%) DevOps
2 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (85.71%) DSDM
2 12 (85.71%) OWASP
2 12 (85.71%) RUP
2 12 (85.71%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
3 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
2 12 (85.71%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) Ruby
2 12 (85.71%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) vSphere
1 12 (85.71%) Xen
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) Firmware
3 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) Ansible
1 12 (85.71%) Cobbler
1 12 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (85.71%) Puppet
1 12 (85.71%) Salt
1 12 (85.71%) Terraform
1 12 (85.71%) Tivoli
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) OpenView
3 1 (7.14%) SCOM
3 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
3 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) EnterpriseDB
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus