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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 244 241 235
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.16% 0.068%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 1.17% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Median salary £68,750 £45,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% +60.71%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
726 858 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.95% 13.89% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 616 629 447
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +9 8 £68,750 +63.69%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) ITIL
3 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 10 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle
3 10 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) JBoss
3 10 (71.43%) RUP
3 10 (71.43%) DSDM
3 10 (71.43%) Python
3 10 (71.43%) LAMP
3 10 (71.43%) Scrum
3 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (71.43%) Subversion
3 10 (71.43%) Ruby
3 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
3 10 (71.43%) Xen
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (71.43%) OWASP

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 10 (71.43%) CloudStack
1 10 (71.43%) JBoss
1 10 (71.43%) OpenStack
1 10 (71.43%) WebLogic
1 10 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 10 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) GroupWise
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 10 (71.43%) Subversion
1 10 (71.43%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (64.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Network Support
4 3 (21.43%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Server Support
4 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Database Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Auto-Scaling
1 10 (71.43%) Build Automation
1 10 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (71.43%) DevOps
1 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (71.43%) DSDM
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
1 10 (71.43%) OWASP
1 10 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (71.43%) RUP
1 10 (71.43%) Scrum
2 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
2 10 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) vSphere
1 10 (71.43%) Xen
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Ansible
1 10 (71.43%) Cobbler
1 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (71.43%) Puppet
1 10 (71.43%) Salt
1 10 (71.43%) Terraform
1 10 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
2 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Meru Networks
5 1 (7.14%) Altiris
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus