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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 242 231 239
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 14 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.25% 0.19% 0.049%
As % of the System Software category 1.87% 1.54% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 3
Median salary £62,500 £68,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +150.00%
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
750 712 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.21% 12.08% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 602 589 616
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 September 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 September 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 +10 13 £62,500 -10.71%
Somerset - 1 £42,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 18 (85.71%) Linux
1 18 (85.71%) vSphere
2 17 (80.95%) Puppet
2 17 (80.95%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (80.95%) Unix
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
3 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Oracle
3 16 (76.19%) DevOps
3 16 (76.19%) OpenStack
3 16 (76.19%) CloudStack
3 16 (76.19%) Xen
4 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (71.43%) Ruby
4 15 (71.43%) Cobbler
4 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 15 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
4 15 (71.43%) RUP
4 15 (71.43%) DSDM
4 15 (71.43%) Python
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 15 (71.43%) Scrum
4 15 (71.43%) Tivoli
4 15 (71.43%) Shell Script
5 14 (66.67%) Windows
5 14 (66.67%) ITIL
6 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery

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 16 (76.19%) CloudStack
1 16 (76.19%) OpenStack
2 11 (52.38%) JBoss
2 11 (52.38%) WebLogic
2 11 (52.38%) WebSphere
2 11 (52.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) Internet
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) LAN
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
1 11 (52.38%) Subversion
1 11 (52.38%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Support
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
2 17 (80.95%) Unix
3 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 11 (52.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) AIX
6 1 (4.76%) HPUX
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Configuration Management
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) DevOps
3 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (71.43%) DSDM
3 15 (71.43%) RUP
3 15 (71.43%) Scrum
4 14 (66.67%) ITIL
5 13 (61.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (52.38%) Auto-Scaling
7 11 (52.38%) Build Automation
7 11 (52.38%) OWASP
8 5 (23.81%) High Availability
8 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (23.81%) Software Delivery
9 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) Low Latency
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 15 (71.43%) Python
2 15 (71.43%) Ruby
2 15 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) vSphere
2 16 (76.19%) Xen
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) Docker
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware
5 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (80.95%) Puppet
2 15 (71.43%) Cobbler
2 15 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 13 (61.90%) Ansible
4 11 (52.38%) Salt
4 11 (52.38%) Terraform
5 3 (14.29%) WSUS
6 2 (9.52%) Cacti
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (4.76%) OpenView
7 1 (4.76%) SCCM
7 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Oracle
2 15 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Palo Alto
5 2 (9.52%) Remedy
5 2 (9.52%) VMware
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) Zend