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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 719 734 675
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -59
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 164 233 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.48% 1.88% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 142 181 280
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%

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
11089 12383 14012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.40% 11.51% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9186 10411 11796
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +35 145 £50,000 +14.28% 15
London +40 55 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Yorkshire +48 32 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Leeds +48 32 £50,000 +21.21% 4
West Yorkshire +47 32 £50,000 +21.21% 4
City of London +33 19 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North West -6 17 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Manchester 0 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
South East +52 13 £50,000 +33.33% 4
East of England +6 11 £43,750 -3.84% 1
Wales +1 11 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Cardiff +11 8 £24,500 -34.66% 1
South Wales +4 8 £24,500 -34.66% 1
South West +21 7 £67,500 +117.74% 2
Bristol +18 6 £67,500 +117.74% 2
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £38,000 -16.48%
Berkshire +50 5 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands -12 5 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -14 5 £48,750 +18.18%
Surrey +8 4 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Peterborough -7 4 £38,000 -20.00%
Nottingham - 4 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Reading +42 3 £50,000 +7.52% 2
Cambridge +10 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Hertfordshire +6 3 - - 1
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Denbighshire - 3 £24,500 -
North Wales - 3 £24,500 -
Hampshire +7 2 £36,000 -18.18% 1

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 258 (80.88%) Windows
2 176 (55.17%) Linux
3 175 (54.86%) Microsoft
4 162 (50.78%) VMware
5 156 (48.90%) Citrix
6 147 (46.08%) vSphere
7 146 (45.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 145 (45.45%) Firewall
9 125 (39.18%) ITIL
9 125 (39.18%) SQL
10 116 (36.36%) Puppet
11 114 (35.74%) Unix
12 112 (35.11%) Oracle
12 112 (35.11%) Python
12 112 (35.11%) OpenStack
13 110 (34.48%) DevOps
13 110 (34.48%) Shell Script
14 107 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (33.23%) Ruby
15 106 (33.23%) Xen
16 105 (32.92%) XenApp
17 104 (32.60%) Opscode Chef
17 104 (32.60%) CloudStack
18 103 (32.29%) Windows Server
19 102 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
19 102 (31.97%) Scrum
20 100 (31.35%) Active Directory
21 97 (30.41%) DSDM
21 97 (30.41%) EnterpriseDB
22 91 (28.53%) Configuration Management

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
1 112 (35.11%) OpenStack
2 104 (32.60%) CloudStack
3 82 (25.71%) JBoss
3 82 (25.71%) WebLogic
3 82 (25.71%) WebSphere
4 52 (16.30%) MS Exchange
5 24 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (7.21%) IIS
7 22 (6.90%) Skype for Business
8 21 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (5.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 17 (5.33%) Apache
12 12 (3.76%) Tomcat
13 9 (2.82%) SharePoint
14 4 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.94%) Confluence
16 2 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 41 (12.85%) MS Excel
2 23 (7.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (23.82%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.09%) Office 365
3 23 (7.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.51%) SaaS
6 5 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.94%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.31%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 145 (45.45%) Firewall
2 48 (15.05%) TCP/IP
3 47 (14.73%) SAN
4 44 (13.79%) LAN
5 43 (13.48%) WAN
6 40 (12.54%) DNS
6 40 (12.54%) NetScaler
7 32 (10.03%) VPN
8 24 (7.52%) DHCP
9 19 (5.96%) Internet
10 17 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (4.08%) NAS
11 13 (4.08%) VoIP
12 12 (3.76%) Network Security
12 12 (3.76%) Wireless
13 10 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (3.13%) VLAN
14 7 (2.19%) DSL
14 7 (2.19%) iSCSI
14 7 (2.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.52%) MySQL
3 7 (2.19%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.57%) OrientDB
5 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.63%) Big Data
7 2 (0.63%) Couchbase
7 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 49 (15.36%) Jenkins
2 42 (13.17%) TeamCity
3 25 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 22 (6.90%) Subversion
5 9 (2.82%) JIRA
6 8 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 17 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.76%) Marketing
4 6 (1.88%) Back Office
4 6 (1.88%) Online Betting
4 6 (1.88%) Publishing
5 5 (1.57%) Billing
5 5 (1.57%) Games
5 5 (1.57%) Retail
6 3 (0.94%) Electronics
7 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.31%) French Language
8 1 (0.31%) German Language
8 1 (0.31%) Local Government
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 96 (30.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (13.17%) Support Engineer
3 36 (11.29%) Administrator
4 32 (10.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (9.72%) Citrix Engineer
6 29 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (6.90%) IT Support
8 20 (6.27%) Consultant
9 18 (5.64%) IT Engineer
9 18 (5.64%) Platform Engineer
10 16 (5.02%) Infrastructure Support
10 16 (5.02%) Linux Administrator
10 16 (5.02%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 15 (4.70%) Architect
11 15 (4.70%) Citrix Support
11 15 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (4.08%) Analyst
13 12 (3.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 12 (3.76%) XenServer Engineer
14 11 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (27.27%) .NET
2 19 (5.96%) LAMP
3 15 (4.70%) Web Services
4 5 (1.57%) HTML
5 4 (1.25%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.25%) CSS
6 3 (0.94%) Ajax
6 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.94%) jQuery
6 3 (0.94%) WCF
6 3 (0.94%) WPF
7 1 (0.31%) CGI
7 1 (0.31%) COM
7 1 (0.31%) libvirt
7 1 (0.31%) Sensu
7 1 (0.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.11%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.58%) Management Information System
4 16 (5.02%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.82%) Driving Licence
5 9 (2.82%) Private Cloud
5 9 (2.82%) Replication
6 8 (2.51%) Fat Client
6 8 (2.51%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.19%) PKI
7 7 (2.19%) Statistics
8 6 (1.88%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.57%) Online Games
9 5 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.25%) Clustering
10 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
10 4 (1.25%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 258 (80.88%) Windows
2 176 (55.17%) Linux
3 114 (35.74%) Unix
4 103 (32.29%) Windows Server
5 69 (21.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (21.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 52 (16.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (8.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 24 (7.52%) CentOS
9 21 (6.58%) Windows 8
10 19 (5.96%) Ubuntu
11 17 (5.33%) Debian
12 13 (4.08%) Mac OS X
12 13 (4.08%) Windows XP
13 9 (2.82%) Windows 7
14 8 (2.51%) Windows 10
15 6 (1.88%) AIX
16 5 (1.57%) FreeBSD
16 5 (1.57%) HPUX
16 5 (1.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (39.18%) ITIL
2 110 (34.48%) DevOps
3 107 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (31.97%) Continuous Integration
4 102 (31.97%) Scrum
5 97 (30.41%) DSDM
6 91 (28.53%) Configuration Management
7 77 (24.14%) RUP
8 62 (19.44%) OWASP
9 55 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 25 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
11 22 (6.90%) Auto-Scaling
12 21 (6.58%) Service Delivery
13 20 (6.27%) Information Security
13 20 (6.27%) Presales
14 19 (5.96%) Build Automation
14 19 (5.96%) Project Management
15 16 (5.02%) Load Balancing
16 12 (3.76%) E-Commerce
17 11 (3.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 125 (39.18%) SQL
2 112 (35.11%) Python
3 110 (34.48%) Shell Script
4 106 (33.23%) Ruby
5 89 (27.90%) Bash Shell
6 41 (12.85%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.39%) VBScript
8 12 (3.76%) Java
9 11 (3.45%) Perl
10 6 (1.88%) JavaScript
11 5 (1.57%) C#
11 5 (1.57%) C++
12 3 (0.94%) Groovy
12 3 (0.94%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (10.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (8.46%) MCSE
3 24 (7.52%) Degree
4 20 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
6 16 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (4.39%) CCNA
8 13 (4.08%) VCAP
9 12 (3.76%) CCA
9 12 (3.76%) MCITP
9 12 (3.76%) PhD
10 9 (2.82%) VCDX
11 7 (2.19%) MCP
11 7 (2.19%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.88%) MCSA
12 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.57%) CCIE
13 5 (1.57%) CISSP
13 5 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.82%) SLA
2 8 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 147 (46.08%) vSphere
2 146 (45.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (33.23%) Xen
4 105 (32.92%) XenApp
5 100 (31.35%) Active Directory
6 85 (26.65%) Hyper-V
7 72 (22.57%) XenDesktop
8 25 (7.84%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (6.58%) VMware ESX
10 16 (5.02%) Virtual Machines
11 15 (4.70%) vCloud
12 9 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.51%) KVM
14 7 (2.19%) Docker
14 7 (2.19%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.57%) NFS
16 4 (1.25%) VirtualBox
17 3 (0.94%) Firmware
17 3 (0.94%) iptables
17 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 116 (36.36%) Puppet
2 104 (32.60%) Opscode Chef
3 77 (24.14%) Cobbler
3 77 (24.14%) Tivoli
4 49 (15.36%) Ansible
5 22 (6.90%) Terraform
6 19 (5.96%) Salt
7 18 (5.64%) Backup Exec
8 12 (3.76%) SCCM
9 11 (3.45%) vRealize
10 9 (2.82%) XenMobile
11 8 (2.51%) Nagios
12 7 (2.19%) Cacti
13 5 (1.57%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (1.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 5 (1.57%) Nessus
13 5 (1.57%) NetBackup
13 5 (1.57%) SmokePing
13 5 (1.57%) ZABBIX
14 4 (1.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 175 (54.86%) Microsoft
2 162 (50.78%) VMware
3 156 (48.90%) Citrix
4 112 (35.11%) Oracle
5 97 (30.41%) EnterpriseDB
6 61 (19.12%) Red Hat
7 49 (15.36%) HP
8 46 (14.42%) Cisco
9 26 (8.15%) Veeam
10 15 (4.70%) NetApp
11 14 (4.39%) IBM
12 13 (4.08%) EMC
13 12 (3.76%) Apple
13 12 (3.76%) Palo Alto
14 11 (3.45%) Computacenter
15 10 (3.13%) IronPort
15 10 (3.13%) Juniper
15 10 (3.13%) Polycom
15 10 (3.13%) Symantec
16 9 (2.82%) Atlassian
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
ABILITY Resorucing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £380000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago