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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
UK
Rank 677 750 629
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -121
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 179 195 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.74% 1.58% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 138 159 267
Median salary £51,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -

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
10259 12309 13346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.21% 12.19% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8513 10449 11224
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +89 165 £52,500 +23.52% 17
Yorkshire +64 59 £57,500 +35.29% 3
West Yorkshire +61 47 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Leeds +58 47 £57,500 +35.29% 3
London +41 45 £47,500 - 5
South East +64 31 £50,000 +20.48% 5
North West -23 16 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Berkshire +46 15 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester -27 15 £70,000 +86.66% 1
Surrey +51 14 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Reading +44 14 £50,000 -16.66% 1
City of London +20 14 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands +31 8 £51,250 +28.12%
Redhill +13 8 £60,000 +93.54% 1
Wales +13 8 £24,500 +8.88%
Sheffield - 8 £57,500 -
South Yorkshire - 8 £57,500 -
Harrogate +5 7 £21,500 -15.68%
North Yorkshire +2 7 £21,500 -15.68%
Weybridge - 6 £50,000 -
Denbighshire - 6 £24,500 -
Denbigh - 6 £24,500 -
North Wales - 6 £24,500 -
South West +24 5 £33,000 -52.85% 2
Coventry +15 4 - -
Birmingham +16 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Cardiff +16 2 £21,250 -5.55%
South Wales +16 2 £21,250 -5.55%
Bristol -2 2 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Belfast - 2 £23,500 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 246 (73.43%) Windows
2 200 (59.70%) Linux
3 166 (49.55%) vSphere
4 164 (48.96%) VMware
5 160 (47.76%) Microsoft
6 147 (43.88%) Citrix
6 147 (43.88%) SQL
7 139 (41.49%) Unix
7 139 (41.49%) DevOps
8 137 (40.90%) VMware Infrastructure
8 137 (40.90%) Python
9 134 (40.00%) Firewall
9 134 (40.00%) Puppet
9 134 (40.00%) OpenStack
10 131 (39.10%) Oracle
11 130 (38.81%) Shell Script
11 130 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
12 128 (38.21%) Xen
12 128 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
13 126 (37.61%) CloudStack
13 126 (37.61%) Opscode Chef
14 122 (36.42%) Ruby
15 121 (36.12%) Scrum
16 116 (34.63%) DSDM
17 114 (34.03%) EnterpriseDB
18 110 (32.84%) Windows Server
19 105 (31.34%) Configuration Management
20 102 (30.45%) ITIL
20 102 (30.45%) Bash Shell
21 98 (29.25%) Amazon AWS

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
1 134 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 126 (37.61%) CloudStack
3 72 (21.49%) WebLogic
4 67 (20.00%) JBoss
4 67 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 59 (17.61%) MS Exchange
6 33 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (8.66%) IIS
8 25 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (7.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 22 (6.57%) Apache
11 20 (5.97%) SharePoint
12 19 (5.67%) Skype for Business
13 18 (5.37%) Tomcat
14 15 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (1.49%) IBM Notes
16 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
17 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 34 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.16%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.49%) Eloqua
1 5 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.30%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 98 (29.25%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (9.55%) Office 365
4 16 (4.78%) SaaS
5 14 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.49%) iPaaS
7 5 (1.49%) Responsys
7 5 (1.49%) Taleo
8 2 (0.60%) IaaS
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.30%) G Suite
9 1 (0.30%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.30%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 134 (40.00%) Firewall
2 63 (18.81%) TCP/IP
3 57 (17.01%) DNS
4 52 (15.52%) LAN
4 52 (15.52%) SAN
5 51 (15.22%) WAN
6 40 (11.94%) DHCP
7 38 (11.34%) VPN
8 26 (7.76%) NetScaler
9 20 (5.97%) Internet
10 18 (5.37%) NAS
10 18 (5.37%) Remote Desktop
10 18 (5.37%) VoIP
11 17 (5.07%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (4.48%) ADSL
13 11 (3.28%) Network Security
14 10 (2.99%) DSL
14 10 (2.99%) iSCSI
14 10 (2.99%) SSH
15 8 (2.39%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.15%) MySQL
3 15 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.69%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.49%) OrientDB
7 5 (1.49%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.60%) Redis
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.30%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.30%) DB2
11 1 (0.30%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 67 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 54 (16.12%) TeamCity
3 34 (10.15%) Git (software)
4 25 (7.46%) Subversion
5 6 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.60%) Maven
General
1 31 (9.25%) Finance
2 15 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.79%) Banking
3 6 (1.79%) Retail
4 5 (1.49%) Billing
4 5 (1.49%) Electronics
5 3 (0.90%) Back Office
5 3 (0.90%) Games
5 3 (0.90%) Marketing
6 2 (0.60%) Advertising
6 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.30%) French Language
7 1 (0.30%) German Language
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 116 (34.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 44 (13.13%) Platform Engineer
3 37 (11.04%) Administrator
4 34 (10.15%) Support Engineer
4 34 (10.15%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (7.16%) Analyst
6 23 (6.87%) IT Support
7 22 (6.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (6.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 21 (6.27%) Linux Administrator
8 21 (6.27%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 20 (5.97%) Citrix Engineer
9 20 (5.97%) IT Engineer
10 19 (5.67%) Support Analyst
11 18 (5.37%) Consultant
11 18 (5.37%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (5.07%) IT Support Engineer
12 17 (5.07%) Windows Engineer
13 14 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support
13 14 (4.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (22.69%) .NET
2 16 (4.78%) LAMP
2 16 (4.78%) Web Services
3 6 (1.79%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.19%) CSS
5 4 (1.19%) HTML
6 3 (0.90%) Ajax
6 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (0.90%) jQuery
6 3 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.90%) WCF
6 3 (0.90%) WPF
7 2 (0.60%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.30%) libvirt
8 1 (0.30%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.36%) Data Centre
2 26 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.67%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.78%) Driving Licence
5 12 (3.58%) Replication
6 10 (2.99%) User Experience
7 9 (2.69%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.39%) PKI
8 8 (2.39%) Public Cloud
9 7 (2.09%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.79%) Cyber Attack
10 6 (1.79%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.79%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.49%) HP StoreVirtual
11 5 (1.49%) NHS
12 4 (1.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.90%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 246 (73.43%) Windows
2 200 (59.70%) Linux
3 139 (41.49%) Unix
4 110 (32.84%) Windows Server
5 70 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (19.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (19.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (8.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (8.06%) CentOS
10 19 (5.67%) Windows 10
11 18 (5.37%) Ubuntu
12 16 (4.78%) Debian
13 14 (4.18%) Windows 8
14 13 (3.88%) Solaris
14 13 (3.88%) Windows 7
15 11 (3.28%) Windows XP
16 10 (2.99%) Mac OS X
17 5 (1.49%) AIX
17 5 (1.49%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (41.49%) DevOps
2 130 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (38.21%) Continuous Integration
4 121 (36.12%) Scrum
5 116 (34.63%) DSDM
6 105 (31.34%) Configuration Management
7 102 (30.45%) ITIL
8 87 (25.97%) RUP
9 60 (17.91%) Disaster Recovery
10 44 (13.13%) OWASP
11 26 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
11 26 (7.76%) Presales
12 25 (7.46%) Auto-Scaling
13 22 (6.57%) Load Balancing
14 20 (5.97%) Project Management
15 19 (5.67%) High Availability
16 16 (4.78%) Service Delivery
17 15 (4.48%) Build Automation
17 15 (4.48%) Migration
17 15 (4.48%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 147 (43.88%) SQL
2 137 (40.90%) Python
3 130 (38.81%) Shell Script
4 122 (36.42%) Ruby
5 102 (30.45%) Bash Shell
6 28 (8.36%) PowerShell
7 25 (7.46%) Java
8 10 (2.99%) Perl
9 9 (2.69%) C++
10 7 (2.09%) VBA
11 6 (1.79%) Groovy
12 5 (1.49%) C#
13 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.19%) VBScript
14 3 (0.90%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.60%) C
15 2 (0.60%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (5.07%) MCSE
4 14 (4.18%) CCNA
4 14 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (4.18%) Citrix Certification
5 12 (3.58%) Degree
5 12 (3.58%) PhD
5 12 (3.58%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.28%) VCAP
7 9 (2.69%) CCA
7 9 (2.69%) MCP
8 8 (2.39%) MCSA
9 7 (2.09%) VCDX
10 6 (1.79%) CISSP
11 5 (1.49%) AWS Certification
11 5 (1.49%) CISM
11 5 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.49%) MCITP
12 4 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.99%) SLA
2 9 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 166 (49.55%) vSphere
2 137 (40.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (38.21%) Xen
4 90 (26.87%) Active Directory
5 81 (24.18%) XenApp
6 63 (18.81%) Hyper-V
7 59 (17.61%) XenDesktop
8 20 (5.97%) VMware ESX
9 13 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (3.28%) Terminal Services
12 8 (2.39%) KVM
12 8 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 8 (2.39%) vCloud
13 7 (2.09%) MetaFrame
14 6 (1.79%) Docker
15 5 (1.49%) DFS Replication
16 3 (0.90%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
17 2 (0.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 134 (40.00%) Puppet
2 126 (37.61%) Opscode Chef
3 87 (25.97%) Cobbler
4 86 (25.67%) Tivoli
5 57 (17.01%) Ansible
6 25 (7.46%) Terraform
7 19 (5.67%) SCCM
8 15 (4.48%) Backup Exec
8 15 (4.48%) Salt
9 11 (3.28%) XenMobile
10 10 (2.99%) Nagios
11 8 (2.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (2.09%) vRealize
13 6 (1.79%) Cacti
13 6 (1.79%) Nessus
14 5 (1.49%) EdgeSight
14 5 (1.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 5 (1.49%) SmokePing
14 5 (1.49%) ZABBIX
15 4 (1.19%) SELinux
Vendors
1 164 (48.96%) VMware
2 160 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 147 (43.88%) Citrix
4 131 (39.10%) Oracle
5 114 (34.03%) EnterpriseDB
6 66 (19.70%) Cisco
6 66 (19.70%) Red Hat
7 47 (14.03%) HP
8 29 (8.66%) EMC
9 21 (6.27%) NetApp
10 19 (5.67%) Veeam
11 16 (4.78%) CheckPoint
12 14 (4.18%) Juniper
13 12 (3.58%) Dell
14 11 (3.28%) Palo Alto
14 11 (3.28%) Sophos
15 10 (2.99%) IronPort
15 10 (2.99%) Polycom
16 9 (2.69%) Google
16 9 (2.69%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Whiteley, Hampshire, UK
Leidos
Posted: 16 days ago
Whiteley, Hampshire, UK
Leidos
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + pension, health care, 22 days
Posted: 27 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago