The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 684 656 603
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -53
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 259 318 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 2.38% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 232 233 384
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £25,000 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12612 13360 12574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.30% 12.09% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10689 10967 10590
Median salary £42,000 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

XenServer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer within the UK.

XenServer Salary Trend in the UK

XenServer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 within the UK.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the UK

XenServer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
England -43 241 £44,000 +2.92% 24
London -8 104 £52,500 +17.97% 2
City of London +75 37 £52,500 +41.89%
South East -4 36 £50,000 +5.26%
Yorkshire +21 30 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North West +27 29 £42,500 +88.88% 3
Manchester +4 25 £42,500 +88.88% 2
East Midlands +13 20 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Surrey -2 19 £50,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +10 17 £42,500 +3.65% 9
Leeds +9 16 £42,500 +3.65% 8
Northampton +16 15 £40,000 +14.28%
Northamptonshire +13 15 £40,000 +14.28%
Harrogate +19 13 £40,000 +6.66%
North Yorkshire +13 13 £40,000 +6.66%
Berkshire -19 9 £53,750 +13.15%
Woking +16 8 £55,000 +46.66%
Bristol +8 8 £68,750 +63.69%
South West -10 8 £68,750 +52.77%
East of England +9 6 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands -13 6 £40,000 -3.61% 3
Birmingham - 6 £46,250 - 3
Buckinghamshire +25 5 £28,500 -32.94%
Reading +9 5 £60,000 +26.31%
Milton Keynes +27 4 £28,500 -32.94%
Nottingham +15 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 4 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 4 £52,500 +118.75% 1
Cheshire +30 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
South Wales +2 3 £40,000 +100.00% 1

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 with a requirement for XenServer.

1 371 (80.83%) Windows
2 310 (67.54%) Citrix
3 307 (66.88%) VMware
4 282 (61.44%) Microsoft
5 232 (50.54%) Windows Server
6 218 (47.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 197 (42.92%) Linux
8 181 (39.43%) vSphere
9 180 (39.22%) Hyper-V
10 176 (38.34%) Firewall
11 163 (35.51%) XenApp
12 162 (35.29%) Active Directory
13 151 (32.90%) XenDesktop
14 147 (32.03%) SAN
15 145 (31.59%) ITIL
16 131 (28.54%) Cisco
17 115 (25.05%) MS Exchange
18 114 (24.84%) HP
19 112 (24.40%) Bash Shell
20 105 (22.88%) Python
21 101 (22.00%) SQL
21 101 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
22 100 (21.79%) Unix
23 89 (19.39%) Puppet
23 89 (19.39%) Ruby
24 88 (19.17%) DevOps
25 86 (18.74%) Opscode Chef
25 86 (18.74%) Oracle
26 85 (18.52%) Xen
27 84 (18.30%) OpenStack

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 115 (25.05%) MS Exchange
2 84 (18.30%) OpenStack
3 76 (16.56%) CloudStack
4 68 (14.81%) JBoss
4 68 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 68 (14.81%) WebSphere
5 43 (9.37%) Skype for Business
6 37 (8.06%) Apache
7 34 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 34 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 33 (7.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 31 (6.75%) Tomcat
10 21 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
11 18 (3.92%) SharePoint
12 17 (3.70%) IIS
13 14 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (1.74%) nginx
15 7 (1.53%) Confluence
16 6 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (1.31%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 58 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.55%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.09%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.42%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (9.15%) Office 365
3 21 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.74%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.87%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.44%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 176 (38.34%) Firewall
2 147 (32.03%) SAN
3 73 (15.90%) NetScaler
4 58 (12.64%) DNS
4 58 (12.64%) LAN
4 58 (12.64%) WAN
5 48 (10.46%) DHCP
6 43 (9.37%) TCP/IP
7 41 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (7.84%) VPN
9 30 (6.54%) NAS
9 30 (6.54%) VoIP
10 21 (4.58%) Wireless
11 17 (3.70%) iSCSI
12 13 (2.83%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (2.61%) VLAN
14 10 (2.18%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (1.96%) LDAP
16 8 (1.74%) Network Security
17 7 (1.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (15.03%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.02%) MySQL
3 6 (1.31%) Big Data
3 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.09%) Ingres
4 5 (1.09%) Redis
5 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 33 (7.19%) Jenkins
3 32 (6.97%) Git (software)
4 30 (6.54%) Subversion
5 7 (1.53%) JIRA
6 3 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.44%) Hudson
7 2 (0.44%) Maven
7 2 (0.44%) MSI
8 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (4.58%) Finance
2 15 (3.27%) Publishing
3 12 (2.61%) Advertising
4 8 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.53%) Marketing
6 6 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.09%) German Language
7 5 (1.09%) Legal
8 3 (0.65%) Law
9 2 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.22%) Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (16.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 74 (16.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (14.60%) Support Engineer
4 56 (12.20%) Citrix Engineer
5 49 (10.68%) Analyst
6 46 (10.02%) Consultant
7 41 (8.93%) IT Engineer
8 38 (8.28%) Administrator
9 37 (8.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 33 (7.19%) Support Analyst
11 32 (6.97%) Server Support
12 31 (6.75%) Citrix Support
13 29 (6.32%) Linux Engineer
14 28 (6.10%) 3rd Line Support
14 28 (6.10%) Citrix Analyst
15 27 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 27 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
15 27 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
16 26 (5.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (16.12%) .NET
2 36 (7.84%) LAMP
3 8 (1.74%) LEMP Stack
4 5 (1.09%) Web Services
5 3 (0.65%) Middleware
6 2 (0.44%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.44%) CGI
6 2 (0.44%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.44%) HTML
6 2 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (0.44%) Spring
6 2 (0.44%) XML
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.33%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.58%) Management Information System
4 20 (4.36%) Fat Client
4 20 (4.36%) Thin Client
5 19 (4.14%) Replication
6 15 (3.27%) VCE vBlock
7 14 (3.05%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.74%) Clustering
10 6 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.31%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.09%) CCTV
11 5 (1.09%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.09%) FMCG
12 4 (0.87%) CESG
12 4 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.87%) User Experience
12 4 (0.87%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 371 (80.83%) Windows
2 232 (50.54%) Windows Server
3 197 (42.92%) Linux
4 101 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 100 (21.79%) Unix
6 80 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 49 (10.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (10.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (8.71%) CentOS
9 25 (5.45%) Windows XP
10 23 (5.01%) Windows 8
11 21 (4.58%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.74%) FreeBSD
13 7 (1.53%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (1.31%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.09%) AIX
15 5 (1.09%) Debian
16 4 (0.87%) HPUX
16 4 (0.87%) Solaris
16 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (31.59%) ITIL
2 88 (19.17%) DevOps
3 83 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (16.12%) Scrum
5 73 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (15.25%) Configuration Management
7 68 (14.81%) DSDM
7 68 (14.81%) OWASP
7 68 (14.81%) RUP
8 61 (13.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 40 (8.71%) Server Virtualisation
10 34 (7.41%) Mentoring
10 34 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (7.19%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 33 (7.19%) Presales
12 28 (6.10%) Information Security
13 26 (5.66%) Auto-Scaling
14 25 (5.45%) Project Management
15 24 (5.23%) Change Management
16 23 (5.01%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 112 (24.40%) Bash Shell
2 105 (22.88%) Python
3 101 (22.00%) SQL
4 89 (19.39%) Ruby
5 84 (18.30%) Shell Script
6 76 (16.56%) PowerShell
7 19 (4.14%) C
7 19 (4.14%) Perl
8 15 (3.27%) PHP
9 14 (3.05%) Java
10 10 (2.18%) C++
11 3 (0.65%) VBScript
12 2 (0.44%) C#
13 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (13.73%) MCSE
3 62 (13.51%) Citrix Certification
4 51 (11.11%) CCA
5 50 (10.89%) MCSA
6 40 (8.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 37 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (6.97%) Degree
9 30 (6.54%) MCP
10 22 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (4.36%) CCNA
12 18 (3.92%) PhD
13 17 (3.70%) MCITP
14 15 (3.27%) CCNP
14 15 (3.27%) MCTS
15 13 (2.83%) CCIE
16 10 (2.18%) Security Cleared
17 9 (1.96%) CCEE
18 8 (1.74%) SC Cleared
19 6 (1.31%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.05%) COBIT
2 8 (1.74%) SLA
3 6 (1.31%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 218 (47.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 181 (39.43%) vSphere
3 180 (39.22%) Hyper-V
4 163 (35.51%) XenApp
5 162 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 151 (32.90%) XenDesktop
7 85 (18.52%) Xen
8 38 (8.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 28 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (4.79%) KVM
10 22 (4.79%) VMware ESX
11 21 (4.58%) Terminal Services
12 15 (3.27%) vCloud
13 14 (3.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 12 (2.61%) iptables
15 8 (1.74%) Postfix
16 7 (1.53%) Docker
17 6 (1.31%) Varnish
18 5 (1.09%) MetaFrame
19 3 (0.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 89 (19.39%) Puppet
2 86 (18.74%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (15.03%) Cobbler
3 69 (15.03%) Tivoli
4 63 (13.73%) SCCM
5 39 (8.50%) Ansible
6 28 (6.10%) Terraform
6 28 (6.10%) XenMobile
7 26 (5.66%) Salt
8 25 (5.45%) Backup Exec
9 24 (5.23%) SCOM
10 14 (3.05%) EdgeSight
11 11 (2.40%) Nagios
12 10 (2.18%) HP Data Protector
13 8 (1.74%) vRealize
14 7 (1.53%) ZABBIX
15 6 (1.31%) Norton AntiVirus
15 6 (1.31%) WSUS
16 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 4 (0.87%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 310 (67.54%) Citrix
2 307 (66.88%) VMware
3 282 (61.44%) Microsoft
4 131 (28.54%) Cisco
5 114 (24.84%) HP
6 86 (18.74%) Oracle
7 72 (15.69%) Red Hat
8 67 (14.60%) EnterpriseDB
9 52 (11.33%) NetApp
10 43 (9.37%) AppSense
11 41 (8.93%) Veeam
12 29 (6.32%) EMC
13 28 (6.10%) Dell
13 28 (6.10%) IBM
14 18 (3.92%) Cyber-Ark
15 16 (3.49%) CheckPoint
16 15 (3.27%) Symantec
17 14 (3.05%) Apple
17 14 (3.05%) BMC
17 14 (3.05%) Palo Alto
Bradford
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
England
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pontoon
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
ARM Information Technology
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 7 days ago
England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Training, Overtime
Posted: 8 days ago
Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago