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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
UK
Rank 659 716 639
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -77
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 193 203 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.21% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 1.71% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 159 156 262
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -

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
10384 11893 13195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.32% 12.02% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8602 10087 11168
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +72 177 £52,500 +23.52% 22
London +44 64 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Yorkshire +59 49 £57,500 +35.29% 5
Leeds +62 44 £60,000 +41.17% 4
West Yorkshire +58 44 £60,000 +41.17% 4
South East +59 31 £50,000 +44.72% 5
City of London +17 22 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North West -7 17 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Manchester -15 16 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Surrey +49 15 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Berkshire +33 12 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Reading +37 11 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Wales +10 10 £24,500 +8.88%
Redhill +2 8 £60,000 +84.61% 1
Denbighshire - 7 £24,500 -
North Wales - 7 £24,500 -
South West +15 6 £67,500 +33.66% 2
West Midlands +2 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Weybridge - 6 £50,000 -
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
Bristol +7 5 £67,500 +33.66% 2
Harrogate +15 4 £21,500 -15.68%
North Yorkshire -3 4 £21,500 -15.68%
South Wales +14 3 £24,500 +8.88%
Cardiff +10 3 £24,500 +8.88%
Birmingham -4 3 £52,500 +31.25%
East Midlands -18 3 £50,000 +13.63%
Northern Ireland - 3 £23,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
County Antrim - 3 £23,500 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 259 (77.54%) Windows
2 195 (58.38%) Linux
3 162 (48.50%) VMware
4 161 (48.20%) Microsoft
5 155 (46.41%) vSphere
6 154 (46.11%) Citrix
7 149 (44.61%) Firewall
8 139 (41.62%) VMware Infrastructure
9 135 (40.42%) SQL
10 131 (39.22%) DevOps
11 130 (38.92%) Unix
11 130 (38.92%) Python
12 127 (38.02%) Puppet
13 126 (37.72%) OpenStack
14 123 (36.83%) Shell Script
14 123 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
15 120 (35.93%) Oracle
15 120 (35.93%) Xen
16 119 (35.63%) Continuous Integration
17 118 (35.33%) CloudStack
17 118 (35.33%) Opscode Chef
18 115 (34.43%) Ruby
19 114 (34.13%) Scrum
20 110 (32.93%) ITIL
21 109 (32.63%) DSDM
22 108 (32.34%) EnterpriseDB
22 108 (32.34%) Windows Server
23 101 (30.24%) Configuration Management
24 99 (29.64%) Bash Shell
25 94 (28.14%) XenApp

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
1 126 (37.72%) OpenStack
2 118 (35.33%) CloudStack
3 75 (22.46%) WebLogic
4 72 (21.56%) JBoss
4 72 (21.56%) WebSphere
5 54 (16.17%) MS Exchange
6 31 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 26 (7.78%) IIS
8 23 (6.89%) Apache
9 22 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2007
9 22 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (5.99%) Skype for Business
11 17 (5.09%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (4.79%) SharePoint
12 16 (4.79%) Tomcat
13 5 (1.50%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 34 (10.18%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Eloqua
1 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 89 (26.65%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (9.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (9.58%) Office 365
3 15 (4.49%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (3.89%) SaaS
5 6 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.50%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.90%) Responsys
7 3 (0.90%) Taleo
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.30%) IaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 149 (44.61%) Firewall
2 60 (17.96%) TCP/IP
3 56 (16.77%) DNS
4 50 (14.97%) LAN
5 49 (14.67%) WAN
6 46 (13.77%) SAN
7 40 (11.98%) VPN
8 39 (11.68%) DHCP
9 32 (9.58%) NetScaler
10 23 (6.89%) Internet
11 18 (5.39%) Remote Desktop
12 17 (5.09%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (4.19%) ADSL
13 14 (4.19%) NAS
14 13 (3.89%) VoIP
15 11 (3.29%) Network Security
16 10 (2.99%) DSL
17 9 (2.69%) iSCSI
17 9 (2.69%) SSH
18 8 (2.40%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 35 (10.48%) MySQL
3 14 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (2.40%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.50%) OrientDB
7 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.90%) Couchbase
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.30%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 62 (18.56%) Jenkins
2 50 (14.97%) TeamCity
3 32 (9.58%) Git (software)
4 24 (7.19%) Subversion
5 8 (2.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.60%) JIRA
7 1 (0.30%) Maven
General
1 40 (11.98%) Finance
2 16 (4.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.10%) Banking
3 7 (2.10%) Retail
4 6 (1.80%) Billing
4 6 (1.80%) Marketing
5 5 (1.50%) Electronics
6 4 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Advertising
7 2 (0.60%) Back Office
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.60%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) German Language
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (32.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 39 (11.68%) Administrator
3 36 (10.78%) Support Engineer
3 36 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
4 33 (9.88%) Platform Engineer
5 26 (7.78%) Citrix Engineer
6 25 (7.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (7.19%) IT Support
8 22 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
8 22 (6.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 20 (5.99%) Consultant
9 20 (5.99%) IT Engineer
9 20 (5.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 18 (5.39%) Analyst
11 17 (5.09%) IT Support Engineer
11 17 (5.09%) Linux Engineer
12 15 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (3.89%) Server Support
14 13 (3.89%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (23.35%) .NET
2 17 (5.09%) LAMP
3 15 (4.49%) Web Services
4 5 (1.50%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.20%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.20%) CSS
5 4 (1.20%) HTML
6 3 (0.90%) Ajax
6 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.90%) jQuery
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.90%) WCF
6 3 (0.90%) WPF
7 1 (0.30%) libvirt
7 1 (0.30%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 22 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.09%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.19%) Driving Licence
5 11 (3.29%) Replication
6 10 (2.99%) Statistics
6 10 (2.99%) User Experience
7 8 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.40%) PKI
7 8 (2.40%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.10%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.10%) Private Cloud
8 7 (2.10%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.80%) Cyber Attack
10 5 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.20%) Online Games
12 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.90%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 259 (77.54%) Windows
2 195 (58.38%) Linux
3 130 (38.92%) Unix
4 108 (32.34%) Windows Server
5 72 (21.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 68 (20.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 59 (17.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (7.78%) CentOS
9 24 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (5.69%) Ubuntu
11 17 (5.09%) Debian
11 17 (5.09%) Windows 10
12 14 (4.19%) Mac OS X
12 14 (4.19%) Windows 8
13 13 (3.89%) Windows XP
14 11 (3.29%) Windows 7
15 10 (2.99%) Solaris
16 5 (1.50%) AIX
16 5 (1.50%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (39.22%) DevOps
2 123 (36.83%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (35.63%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (34.13%) Scrum
5 110 (32.93%) ITIL
6 109 (32.63%) DSDM
7 101 (30.24%) Configuration Management
8 83 (24.85%) RUP
9 59 (17.66%) Disaster Recovery
10 50 (14.97%) OWASP
11 25 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (7.19%) Auto-Scaling
12 24 (7.19%) Presales
13 19 (5.69%) Load Balancing
13 19 (5.69%) Project Management
14 18 (5.39%) High Availability
14 18 (5.39%) Service Delivery
15 17 (5.09%) Build Automation
16 16 (4.79%) Migration
17 15 (4.49%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 135 (40.42%) SQL
2 130 (38.92%) Python
3 123 (36.83%) Shell Script
4 115 (34.43%) Ruby
5 99 (29.64%) Bash Shell
6 29 (8.68%) PowerShell
7 24 (7.19%) Java
8 10 (2.99%) Perl
9 9 (2.69%) C++
10 6 (1.80%) Groovy
11 5 (1.50%) C#
11 5 (1.50%) VBA
11 5 (1.50%) VBScript
12 4 (1.20%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.90%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (7.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (5.69%) MCSE
3 18 (5.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (4.79%) CCNA
4 16 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.89%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (3.89%) Degree
6 12 (3.59%) PhD
7 11 (3.29%) VCAP
8 9 (2.69%) CCA
8 9 (2.69%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.10%) MCITP
9 7 (2.10%) MCP
9 7 (2.10%) MCSA
9 7 (2.10%) VCDX
10 6 (1.80%) CISSP
11 5 (1.50%) CISM
11 5 (1.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.20%) CCSA
12 4 (1.20%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.99%) SLA
3 6 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 155 (46.41%) vSphere
2 139 (41.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (35.93%) Xen
4 94 (28.14%) XenApp
5 93 (27.84%) Active Directory
6 68 (20.36%) Hyper-V
7 67 (20.06%) XenDesktop
8 20 (5.99%) VMware ESX
9 17 (5.09%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (3.29%) Terminal Services
12 9 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.40%) Docker
13 8 (2.40%) KVM
13 8 (2.40%) vCloud
14 7 (2.10%) MetaFrame
15 5 (1.50%) DFS Replication
16 4 (1.20%) NFS
17 3 (0.90%) iptables
17 3 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 127 (38.02%) Puppet
2 118 (35.33%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (25.15%) Cobbler
4 82 (24.55%) Tivoli
5 54 (16.17%) Ansible
6 24 (7.19%) Terraform
7 17 (5.09%) Backup Exec
7 17 (5.09%) Salt
8 15 (4.49%) SCCM
9 10 (2.99%) XenMobile
10 9 (2.69%) Nagios
11 8 (2.40%) Cacti
11 8 (2.40%) vRealize
12 6 (1.80%) Nessus
13 5 (1.50%) EdgeSight
13 5 (1.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 5 (1.50%) SmokePing
13 5 (1.50%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.90%) Icinga
Vendors
1 162 (48.50%) VMware
2 161 (48.20%) Microsoft
3 154 (46.11%) Citrix
4 120 (35.93%) Oracle
5 108 (32.34%) EnterpriseDB
6 63 (18.86%) Red Hat
7 59 (17.66%) Cisco
8 47 (14.07%) HP
9 28 (8.38%) EMC
10 22 (6.59%) Veeam
11 17 (5.09%) Juniper
11 17 (5.09%) NetApp
12 15 (4.49%) CheckPoint
13 13 (3.89%) Palo Alto
14 12 (3.59%) IBM
15 11 (3.29%) Sophos
16 10 (2.99%) Computacenter
16 10 (2.99%) Dell
16 10 (2.99%) IronPort
16 10 (2.99%) Polycom
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £24,343 to £35,078 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Hampshire County Council
Salary: From £38,490 to £43,320 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: Flex on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Salary: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Cloudscope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
Coventry and Warks Partnership Trust
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £75000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago