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

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 754 743 670
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -73
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 156 227 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 1.89% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 138 197 265
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
12022 12026 13064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.31% 11.17% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10192 10000 10751
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -30 148 £42,500 +1.19% 10
London +16 62 £52,000 -5.45% 1
South East +29 30 £42,500 +1.19% 2
West Yorkshire +24 20 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire +8 20 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Leeds +20 14 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North West +16 14 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Manchester 0 13 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Sussex +7 12 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Berkshire +5 11 £37,500 -44.44% 1
Bristol +13 10 £62,500 -10.71% 1
South West -1 10 £62,500 -9.09% 1
Crawley - 10 £45,500 - 1
East of England +18 7 £42,500 -0.58% 2
Slough - 7 £37,500 -
City of London +51 6 £67,500 -3.57%
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £45,000 +7.14%
Wakefield - 6 £26,500 -
Surrey +29 4 - -
South Wales +12 4 £40,000 +50.94%
Wales +7 4 £40,000 +50.94%
Reading +4 4 £35,000 -50.00%
Peterborough +3 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Woking - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £33,000 -40.00%
Nottingham +6 3 £33,000 -40.00%
East Midlands -1 3 £33,000 -17.50%
Kent +11 2 £33,000 -
West Midlands -12 2 £90,000 +125.00%
Horsham - 2 £28,000 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 296 (74.94%) Windows
2 248 (62.78%) VMware
3 242 (61.27%) Citrix
4 230 (58.23%) Microsoft
5 198 (50.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 169 (42.78%) Linux
7 162 (41.01%) XenApp
7 162 (41.01%) vSphere
8 160 (40.51%) Firewall
9 157 (39.75%) Active Directory
10 153 (38.73%) Windows Server
11 150 (37.97%) ITIL
12 129 (32.66%) XenDesktop
12 129 (32.66%) Hyper-V
13 126 (31.90%) Unix
14 116 (29.37%) SQL
15 110 (27.85%) SAN
16 109 (27.59%) Python
17 107 (27.09%) Shell Script
18 105 (26.58%) Puppet
18 105 (26.58%) Ruby
19 103 (26.08%) Oracle
20 101 (25.57%) HP
21 100 (25.32%) Bash Shell
22 99 (25.06%) Opscode Chef
23 95 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
23 95 (24.05%) Cisco
24 94 (23.80%) Scrum
24 94 (23.80%) Agile Software Development
24 94 (23.80%) DevOps

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 87 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 83 (21.01%) OpenStack
3 80 (20.25%) CloudStack
4 75 (18.99%) JBoss
4 75 (18.99%) WebLogic
4 75 (18.99%) WebSphere
5 40 (10.13%) Skype for Business
6 25 (6.33%) IIS
7 23 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 21 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
9 20 (5.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (3.80%) SharePoint
11 14 (3.54%) Apache
12 12 (3.04%) Tomcat
13 10 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.52%) Commerce Server
16 5 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
17 3 (0.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 50 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 41 (10.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (20.76%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (10.63%) Office 365
3 37 (9.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.77%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 160 (40.51%) Firewall
2 110 (27.85%) SAN
3 84 (21.27%) NetScaler
4 63 (15.95%) LAN
5 61 (15.44%) WAN
6 45 (11.39%) DNS
7 39 (9.87%) DHCP
8 38 (9.62%) TCP/IP
9 30 (7.59%) VoIP
10 28 (7.09%) VPN
11 26 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (6.33%) Internet
13 22 (5.57%) Wireless
14 18 (4.56%) NAS
15 14 (3.54%) VLAN
16 12 (3.04%) Remote Desktop
17 9 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
18 8 (2.03%) Skype
19 6 (1.52%) iSCSI
19 6 (1.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.06%) MySQL
3 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.51%) Big Data
4 2 (0.51%) Couchbase
4 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (7.34%) Jenkins
2 28 (7.09%) Git (software)
3 26 (6.58%) Subversion
3 26 (6.58%) TeamCity
4 9 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (2.28%) JIRA
5 3 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 44 (11.14%) Finance
2 13 (3.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.78%) Back Office
3 11 (2.78%) Marketing
3 11 (2.78%) Publishing
4 10 (2.53%) Online Betting
5 5 (1.27%) Local Government
5 5 (1.27%) Retail
6 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.51%) German Language
8 2 (0.51%) Law
8 2 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.25%) Advertising
9 1 (0.25%) Banking
9 1 (0.25%) Billing
9 1 (0.25%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (12.15%) Citrix Engineer
3 46 (11.65%) Support Engineer
4 45 (11.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (11.14%) Consultant
6 31 (7.85%) Analyst
7 30 (7.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 28 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 28 (7.09%) Administrator
9 26 (6.58%) Citrix Consultant
10 25 (6.33%) Citrix Support
11 24 (6.08%) Technical Consultant
12 23 (5.82%) Architect
12 23 (5.82%) Windows Engineer
13 20 (5.06%) Cloud Administrator
14 19 (4.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 18 (4.56%) Infrastructure Manager
15 18 (4.56%) IT Support
16 17 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support
17 16 (4.05%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (20.00%) .NET
2 21 (5.32%) LAMP
3 13 (3.29%) Web Services
4 5 (1.27%) CGI
5 4 (1.01%) 802.1X
5 4 (1.01%) HTML
6 3 (0.76%) Middleware
6 3 (0.76%) XML
7 2 (0.51%) Ajax
7 2 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.51%) COM
7 2 (0.51%) CSS
7 2 (0.51%) jQuery
7 2 (0.51%) WPF
8 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.49%) Data Centre
2 31 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (6.33%) Computer Science
4 22 (5.57%) Management Information System
5 19 (4.81%) Fat Client
5 19 (4.81%) Thin Client
6 14 (3.54%) FlexPod
7 13 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (3.29%) Replication
8 12 (3.04%) Clustering
9 9 (2.28%) Private Cloud
10 8 (2.03%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.52%) CCTV
11 6 (1.52%) FMCG
11 6 (1.52%) Visualisation
12 5 (1.27%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.27%) User Experience
12 5 (1.27%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (1.01%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 296 (74.94%) Windows
2 169 (42.78%) Linux
3 153 (38.73%) Windows Server
4 126 (31.90%) Unix
5 95 (24.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 75 (18.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 41 (10.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (9.87%) CentOS
10 25 (6.33%) Windows 8
11 21 (5.32%) Windows XP
12 17 (4.30%) Windows 7
13 16 (4.05%) FreeBSD
14 8 (2.03%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.03%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.77%) Debian
16 6 (1.52%) AIX
17 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
17 4 (1.01%) Windows 10
18 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (37.97%) ITIL
2 94 (23.80%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (23.80%) DevOps
2 94 (23.80%) Scrum
3 86 (21.77%) Configuration Management
4 83 (21.01%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (19.75%) DSDM
5 78 (19.75%) RUP
6 75 (18.99%) OWASP
7 44 (11.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 33 (8.35%) Presales
8 33 (8.35%) Service Delivery
9 30 (7.59%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (6.58%) Auto-Scaling
11 25 (6.33%) Change Management
12 24 (6.08%) Information Security
12 24 (6.08%) Mentoring
13 22 (5.57%) Project Management
14 21 (5.32%) Build Automation
15 19 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 116 (29.37%) SQL
2 109 (27.59%) Python
3 107 (27.09%) Shell Script
4 105 (26.58%) Ruby
5 100 (25.32%) Bash Shell
6 53 (13.42%) PowerShell
7 17 (4.30%) Perl
8 15 (3.80%) VBScript
9 8 (2.03%) PHP
10 4 (1.01%) JavaScript
11 3 (0.76%) Java
12 2 (0.51%) C#
13 1 (0.25%) C
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (12.41%) MCSE
3 45 (11.39%) Degree
4 35 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (7.34%) Citrix Certification
6 26 (6.58%) CCNA
7 22 (5.57%) CCA
8 20 (5.06%) MCSA
9 17 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (3.80%) MCITP
11 12 (3.04%) MCP
12 11 (2.78%) PMI Certification
12 11 (2.78%) PMP
13 10 (2.53%) Security Cleared
14 9 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (2.28%) Oracle Certification
14 9 (2.28%) PhD
15 6 (1.52%) VCAP
16 5 (1.27%) CCAA
16 5 (1.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.53%) SLA
2 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.51%) QA
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 198 (50.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 162 (41.01%) vSphere
2 162 (41.01%) XenApp
3 157 (39.75%) Active Directory
4 129 (32.66%) Hyper-V
4 129 (32.66%) XenDesktop
5 84 (21.27%) Xen
6 45 (11.39%) VMware ESXi
7 30 (7.59%) Virtual Machines
8 27 (6.84%) VMware ESX
9 26 (6.58%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (6.58%) vCloud
10 15 (3.80%) KVM
10 15 (3.80%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.27%) MetaFrame
11 5 (1.27%) NFS
12 4 (1.01%) Firmware
12 4 (1.01%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 105 (26.58%) Puppet
2 99 (25.06%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (19.75%) Cobbler
3 78 (19.75%) Tivoli
4 44 (11.14%) Ansible
5 32 (8.10%) SCCM
6 29 (7.34%) Backup Exec
7 26 (6.58%) Terraform
8 21 (5.32%) Salt
9 18 (4.56%) HP Data Protector
10 16 (4.05%) vRealize
11 12 (3.04%) EdgeSight
11 12 (3.04%) SCOM
11 12 (3.04%) XenMobile
12 11 (2.78%) NetBackup
12 11 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
14 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 5 (1.27%) Nagios
14 5 (1.27%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 248 (62.78%) VMware
2 242 (61.27%) Citrix
3 230 (58.23%) Microsoft
4 103 (26.08%) Oracle
5 101 (25.57%) HP
6 95 (24.05%) Cisco
7 78 (19.75%) EnterpriseDB
8 68 (17.22%) Red Hat
9 35 (8.86%) Veeam
10 33 (8.35%) NetApp
11 24 (6.08%) Symantec
12 21 (5.32%) EMC
13 20 (5.06%) IBM
14 17 (4.30%) Dell
15 15 (3.80%) AppSense
16 14 (3.54%) CheckPoint
17 13 (3.29%) Apple
18 11 (2.78%) Palo Alto
18 11 (2.78%) Remedy
19 9 (2.28%) IronPort
London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent + on call
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £38,000 to £46,000 per annum plus v strong Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago