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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 682 659 643
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 245 307 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 2.01% 2.42% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 215 229 333
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
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
12216 12697 12479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.38% 11.88% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10351 10484 10568
Median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 25 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 25 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 -36 228 £45,000 +7.14% 27
London -12 97 £55,000 +22.22%
South East -20 35 £50,000 +11.11% 1
City of London +52 28 £55,000 +43.79%
Yorkshire +19 28 £42,500 +13.33% 7
North West +21 27 £42,500 +27.81% 2
Manchester +10 23 £42,500 +46.55% 2
West Yorkshire +13 17 £42,500 +1.19% 7
Surrey -4 17 £52,500 +50.00%
Leeds +19 16 £42,500 +1.19% 5
East Midlands +7 16 £35,250 +0.71% 3
Harrogate +23 11 £40,000 +6.66%
North Yorkshire +3 11 £40,000 +60.00%
Northamptonshire +9 9 £38,750 +10.71%
Northampton +7 9 £38,750 +10.71%
East of England +13 8 £36,750 -22.63%
Bristol +13 7 £67,500 +20.53%
Woking +7 7 £55,000 +46.66%
Birmingham +3 7 £45,000 +50.00% 2
South West +2 7 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Berkshire -6 7 £38,750 -18.42%
West Midlands -19 7 £40,000 -7.51% 3
Nottingham +17 6 £33,000 +10.00% 3
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £33,000 +10.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £36,000 -
South Wales +4 5 £40,000 +100.00%
Wales +3 5 £40,000 +100.00%
Milton Keynes +27 4 £28,500 -32.94%
Buckinghamshire +24 4 £28,500 +14.00%
Peterborough - 4 £36,750 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 360 (79.82%) Windows
2 301 (66.74%) VMware
3 300 (66.52%) Citrix
4 276 (61.20%) Microsoft
5 222 (49.22%) Windows Server
6 220 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 194 (43.02%) Linux
8 185 (41.02%) vSphere
9 173 (38.36%) Hyper-V
10 172 (38.14%) Firewall
11 161 (35.70%) Active Directory
12 159 (35.25%) XenApp
13 151 (33.48%) ITIL
14 147 (32.59%) XenDesktop
15 145 (32.15%) SAN
16 132 (29.27%) Cisco
17 118 (26.16%) HP
18 113 (25.06%) Unix
19 111 (24.61%) Python
19 111 (24.61%) MS Exchange
20 110 (24.39%) Bash Shell
21 103 (22.84%) SQL
22 100 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
23 95 (21.06%) Ruby
23 95 (21.06%) Oracle
24 94 (20.84%) Shell Script
24 94 (20.84%) Puppet
25 91 (20.18%) Opscode Chef
26 90 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
27 89 (19.73%) 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
1 111 (24.61%) MS Exchange
2 89 (19.73%) OpenStack
3 81 (17.96%) CloudStack
4 72 (15.96%) JBoss
4 72 (15.96%) WebLogic
4 72 (15.96%) WebSphere
5 43 (9.53%) Skype for Business
6 34 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2007
7 31 (6.87%) Apache
7 31 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2010
7 31 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (6.21%) Tomcat
9 23 (5.10%) WebSphere Application Server
10 17 (3.77%) IIS
11 15 (3.33%) SharePoint
12 14 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (1.33%) Commerce Server
14 5 (1.11%) nginx
15 3 (0.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 54 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.43%) Office 365
3 27 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.77%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.89%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.67%) 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
1 172 (38.14%) Firewall
2 145 (32.15%) SAN
3 74 (16.41%) NetScaler
4 58 (12.86%) LAN
4 58 (12.86%) WAN
5 56 (12.42%) DNS
6 46 (10.20%) DHCP
7 43 (9.53%) TCP/IP
8 41 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
9 32 (7.10%) VoIP
10 30 (6.65%) VPN
11 28 (6.21%) NAS
12 18 (3.99%) Wireless
13 16 (3.55%) iSCSI
14 13 (2.88%) VLAN
15 12 (2.66%) Cisco Nexus
15 12 (2.66%) Internet
16 11 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
17 9 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
18 7 (1.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.65%) MySQL
3 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.11%) Big Data
6 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.67%) Ingres
6 3 (0.67%) Redis
7 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (7.76%) Jenkins
2 34 (7.54%) TeamCity
3 31 (6.87%) Git (software)
4 29 (6.43%) Subversion
5 3 (0.67%) JIRA
5 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.44%) Maven
7 1 (0.22%) MSI
7 1 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (5.10%) Finance
2 17 (3.77%) Publishing
3 10 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.00%) Advertising
5 8 (1.77%) Marketing
6 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.33%) German Language
8 5 (1.11%) Legal
9 4 (0.89%) Local Government
10 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 3 (0.67%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.44%) Retail
12 1 (0.22%) Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (17.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 76 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 64 (14.19%) Support Engineer
4 51 (11.31%) Citrix Engineer
5 47 (10.42%) Analyst
6 45 (9.98%) Consultant
7 42 (9.31%) IT Engineer
8 39 (8.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 37 (8.20%) Administrator
10 30 (6.65%) 3rd Line Support
10 30 (6.65%) Support Analyst
11 29 (6.43%) Citrix Support
12 28 (6.21%) Windows Engineer
13 26 (5.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (5.54%) Citrix Analyst
14 25 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
14 25 (5.54%) Technical Consultant
15 24 (5.32%) Server Support
16 23 (5.10%) Citrix Consultant
17 22 (4.88%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (17.07%) .NET
2 31 (6.87%) LAMP
3 8 (1.77%) Web Services
4 4 (0.89%) CGI
4 4 (0.89%) Middleware
5 3 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.44%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.44%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.44%) HTML
6 2 (0.44%) Spring
6 2 (0.44%) XML
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 60 (13.30%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.21%) Fat Client
4 19 (4.21%) Replication
4 19 (4.21%) Thin Client
5 14 (3.10%) VCE vBlock
6 13 (2.88%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.44%) Blackberry
8 9 (2.00%) Clustering
9 8 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.55%) FlexPod
11 6 (1.33%) CCTV
11 6 (1.33%) FMCG
12 5 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.11%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.11%) User Experience
12 5 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 360 (79.82%) Windows
2 222 (49.22%) Windows Server
3 194 (43.02%) Linux
4 113 (25.06%) Unix
5 100 (22.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 81 (17.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (11.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (9.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (8.43%) CentOS
10 25 (5.54%) Windows XP
11 23 (5.10%) Windows 8
12 18 (3.99%) Windows 7
13 11 (2.44%) FreeBSD
14 7 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.33%) AIX
15 6 (1.33%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.11%) Debian
17 4 (0.89%) HPUX
17 4 (0.89%) Solaris
18 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (33.48%) ITIL
2 90 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (19.07%) DevOps
4 82 (18.18%) Scrum
5 77 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (16.63%) Configuration Management
7 73 (16.19%) DSDM
7 73 (16.19%) RUP
8 72 (15.96%) OWASP
9 57 (12.64%) Disaster Recovery
10 35 (7.76%) Server Virtualisation
11 33 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 33 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (7.10%) Presales
13 31 (6.87%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 30 (6.65%) Information Security
15 28 (6.21%) Auto-Scaling
15 28 (6.21%) Change Management
16 26 (5.76%) Service Delivery
17 23 (5.10%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 111 (24.61%) Python
2 110 (24.39%) Bash Shell
3 103 (22.84%) SQL
4 95 (21.06%) Ruby
5 94 (20.84%) Shell Script
6 72 (15.96%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.77%) Perl
8 16 (3.55%) C
9 12 (2.66%) PHP
10 10 (2.22%) Java
11 7 (1.55%) C++
12 3 (0.67%) VBScript
13 1 (0.22%) C#
13 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.22%) VB
13 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (17.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (14.19%) MCSE
3 58 (12.86%) Citrix Certification
4 49 (10.86%) MCSA
5 45 (9.98%) CCA
6 40 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (8.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 36 (7.98%) Degree
8 29 (6.43%) MCP
9 23 (5.10%) CCNA
10 21 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (4.43%) MCITP
12 17 (3.77%) PhD
13 15 (3.33%) CCNP
13 15 (3.33%) MCTS
14 13 (2.88%) CCIE
15 11 (2.44%) Security Cleared
16 7 (1.55%) CCEE
16 7 (1.55%) PMP
16 7 (1.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.88%) COBIT
2 10 (2.22%) SLA
3 5 (1.11%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 220 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 185 (41.02%) vSphere
3 173 (38.36%) Hyper-V
4 161 (35.70%) Active Directory
5 159 (35.25%) XenApp
6 147 (32.59%) XenDesktop
7 88 (19.51%) Xen
8 35 (7.76%) Microsoft App-V
9 32 (7.10%) VMware ESXi
10 25 (5.54%) Terminal Services
10 25 (5.54%) VMware ESX
11 23 (5.10%) KVM
12 20 (4.43%) vCloud
13 8 (1.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (1.55%) iptables
15 5 (1.11%) Docker
16 4 (0.89%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.89%) NFS
17 3 (0.67%) Postfix
17 3 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 94 (20.84%) Puppet
2 91 (20.18%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (16.19%) Cobbler
3 73 (16.19%) Tivoli
4 57 (12.64%) SCCM
5 42 (9.31%) Ansible
6 30 (6.65%) Terraform
7 27 (5.99%) Backup Exec
8 26 (5.76%) Salt
9 25 (5.54%) XenMobile
10 22 (4.88%) SCOM
11 13 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
12 12 (2.66%) EdgeSight
13 10 (2.22%) vRealize
14 9 (2.00%) Nagios
15 8 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
16 6 (1.33%) NetBackup
17 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
17 5 (1.11%) ThinApp
18 4 (0.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 301 (66.74%) VMware
2 300 (66.52%) Citrix
3 276 (61.20%) Microsoft
4 132 (29.27%) Cisco
5 118 (26.16%) HP
6 95 (21.06%) Oracle
7 74 (16.41%) Red Hat
8 72 (15.96%) EnterpriseDB
9 54 (11.97%) NetApp
10 39 (8.65%) AppSense
10 39 (8.65%) Veeam
11 31 (6.87%) EMC
12 29 (6.43%) Dell
13 27 (5.99%) IBM
14 17 (3.77%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.77%) Cyber-Ark
14 17 (3.77%) Symantec
15 13 (2.88%) BMC
15 13 (2.88%) Palo Alto
16 12 (2.66%) Apple
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £42000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits CAR, PHONE, LAPTOP, CERTIFIED TRAI
Posted: 2 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Capita plc
Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 14 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 14 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 26 days ago
England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car, Training, Overtime
Posted: 27 days ago