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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 716 687 668
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -19
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 218 293 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.75% 2.25% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 183 234 292
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,250 £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
12437 13048 13129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.68% 11.74% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 10593 10795 11046
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,182 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -25 201 £45,000 +5.88% 18
London +6 87 £60,000 +26.31% 5
South East +4 28 £45,000 +7.14% 4
North West +34 25 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire +15 22 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Manchester -4 21 £42,500 +6.25% 2
West Yorkshire +13 18 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Leeds +31 17 £42,500 +6.25% 3
City of London +61 16 £62,500 +13.63% 2
East Midlands +20 12 £33,000 -17.50%
Surrey +13 12 £50,000 +42.85% 1
East of England +19 11 £37,500 -21.05%
Nottingham - 9 £33,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 9 £33,000 -
Wales +17 8 £40,000 +100.00%
South Wales +11 8 £40,000 +100.00%
West Sussex -9 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £36,000 -17.24%
South West +10 7 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Bristol +22 6 £67,500 -3.57%
Berkshire +7 6 £36,250 -19.44% 1
Birmingham -7 6 £67,500 +125.00%
Crawley -13 6 £45,750 +47.58%
West Midlands -28 6 £67,500 +68.75% 2
Woking +1 5 - -
Bridgend - 5 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire +19 4 £51,250 -6.81%
Harrogate +14 4 £25,000 -16.66%
Cambridge +13 4 £36,750 -15.51%
North Yorkshire -6 4 £25,000 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 348 (79.09%) Windows
2 288 (65.45%) Citrix
2 288 (65.45%) VMware
3 270 (61.36%) Microsoft
4 214 (48.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 207 (47.05%) Windows Server
6 189 (42.95%) vSphere
6 189 (42.95%) Linux
7 173 (39.32%) Firewall
8 172 (39.09%) Active Directory
9 170 (38.64%) XenApp
10 154 (35.00%) Hyper-V
11 152 (34.55%) ITIL
12 150 (34.09%) XenDesktop
13 143 (32.50%) SAN
14 128 (29.09%) Unix
15 127 (28.86%) Cisco
16 124 (28.18%) HP
17 115 (26.14%) MS Exchange
18 114 (25.91%) Python
18 114 (25.91%) SQL
19 107 (24.32%) Oracle
20 106 (24.09%) Shell Script
20 106 (24.09%) Bash Shell
21 103 (23.41%) Ruby
22 102 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
23 100 (22.73%) Puppet
24 97 (22.05%) Opscode Chef
25 96 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
26 92 (20.91%) Scrum

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
1 115 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 91 (20.68%) OpenStack
3 86 (19.55%) CloudStack
4 77 (17.50%) JBoss
4 77 (17.50%) WebLogic
4 77 (17.50%) WebSphere
5 46 (10.45%) Skype for Business
6 36 (8.18%) Exchange Server 2007
7 30 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 28 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
9 25 (5.68%) Apache
10 24 (5.45%) IIS
10 24 (5.45%) WebSphere Application Server
11 22 (5.00%) Tomcat
12 17 (3.86%) SharePoint
13 15 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.36%) Commerce Server
16 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 52 (11.82%) MS Office
2 50 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 79 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (9.09%) Office 365
3 33 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.36%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.91%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.45%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 173 (39.32%) Firewall
2 143 (32.50%) SAN
3 79 (17.95%) NetScaler
4 64 (14.55%) LAN
5 62 (14.09%) WAN
6 55 (12.50%) DNS
7 48 (10.91%) DHCP
8 47 (10.68%) TCP/IP
9 42 (9.55%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (8.18%) VoIP
11 29 (6.59%) VPN
12 25 (5.68%) NAS
13 18 (4.09%) Internet
14 17 (3.86%) Wireless
15 14 (3.18%) VLAN
16 13 (2.95%) iSCSI
17 10 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
18 9 (2.05%) Remote Desktop
19 8 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
19 8 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.82%) MySQL
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.91%) Big Data
5 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 37 (8.41%) Jenkins
2 32 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 32 (7.27%) TeamCity
3 30 (6.82%) Subversion
4 3 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.45%) Maven
6 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (5.68%) Finance
2 16 (3.64%) Publishing
3 11 (2.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.59%) Back Office
4 7 (1.59%) Marketing
5 6 (1.36%) German Language
5 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.36%) Online Betting
6 5 (1.14%) Local Government
7 4 (0.91%) Advertising
7 4 (0.91%) Legal
8 3 (0.68%) Law
9 2 (0.45%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 79 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 73 (16.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 60 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 51 (11.59%) Citrix Engineer
5 46 (10.45%) Consultant
6 44 (10.00%) Analyst
7 41 (9.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 36 (8.18%) IT Engineer
9 32 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
10 31 (7.05%) Administrator
11 30 (6.82%) Citrix Support
12 28 (6.36%) Windows Engineer
13 26 (5.91%) Citrix Consultant
14 25 (5.68%) Support Analyst
15 24 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
16 23 (5.23%) Citrix Analyst
17 21 (4.77%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (4.77%) IT Support
18 20 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 20 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (18.41%) .NET
2 27 (6.14%) LAMP
3 11 (2.50%) Web Services
4 5 (1.14%) CGI
5 3 (0.68%) HTML
5 3 (0.68%) Middleware
5 3 (0.68%) XML
6 2 (0.45%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.45%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.45%) Spring
7 1 (0.23%) Ajax
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) CSS
7 1 (0.23%) jQuery
7 1 (0.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 22 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 21 (4.77%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.77%) Management Information System
5 20 (4.55%) Replication
6 12 (2.73%) Clustering
6 12 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (2.50%) FlexPod
8 10 (2.27%) VCE vBlock
9 7 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.36%) CCTV
10 6 (1.36%) FMCG
10 6 (1.36%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.14%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
12 4 (0.91%) Statistics
12 4 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 348 (79.09%) Windows
2 207 (47.05%) Windows Server
3 189 (42.95%) Linux
4 128 (29.09%) Unix
5 102 (23.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 83 (18.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (12.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (12.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (8.64%) CentOS
10 29 (6.59%) Windows 8
11 28 (6.36%) Windows XP
12 15 (3.41%) Windows 7
13 14 (3.18%) FreeBSD
14 7 (1.59%) AIX
14 7 (1.59%) Debian
14 7 (1.59%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.36%) Windows Vista
16 4 (0.91%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.68%) HPUX
17 3 (0.68%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (34.55%) ITIL
2 96 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (20.91%) Scrum
4 91 (20.68%) DevOps
5 83 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (18.41%) Configuration Management
7 79 (17.95%) DSDM
7 79 (17.95%) RUP
8 77 (17.50%) OWASP
9 56 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 36 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
11 33 (7.50%) Presales
12 31 (7.05%) Change Management
12 31 (7.05%) Mentoring
12 31 (7.05%) Server Virtualisation
13 30 (6.82%) Auto-Scaling
14 29 (6.59%) Service Delivery
15 27 (6.14%) Desktop Virtualisation
15 27 (6.14%) Information Security
16 24 (5.45%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 114 (25.91%) Python
1 114 (25.91%) SQL
2 106 (24.09%) Bash Shell
2 106 (24.09%) Shell Script
3 103 (23.41%) Ruby
4 68 (15.45%) PowerShell
5 17 (3.86%) Perl
6 11 (2.50%) C
7 10 (2.27%) PHP
8 9 (2.05%) VBScript
9 8 (1.82%) Java
10 4 (0.91%) C++
10 4 (0.91%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.45%) C#
12 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.23%) VB
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (13.86%) MCSE
3 50 (11.36%) Citrix Certification
4 43 (9.77%) Degree
5 40 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (9.09%) MCSA
6 37 (8.41%) CCA
7 31 (7.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (5.45%) CCNA
9 23 (5.23%) MCP
10 18 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
10 18 (4.09%) MCITP
11 17 (3.86%) PhD
12 11 (2.50%) Security Cleared
13 10 (2.27%) CCNP
14 9 (2.05%) MCTS
15 8 (1.82%) CCIE
15 8 (1.82%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (1.82%) PMI Certification
15 8 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.50%) SLA
2 9 (2.05%) COBIT
3 3 (0.68%) QA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 214 (48.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 189 (42.95%) vSphere
3 172 (39.09%) Active Directory
4 170 (38.64%) XenApp
5 154 (35.00%) Hyper-V
6 150 (34.09%) XenDesktop
7 91 (20.68%) Xen
8 37 (8.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 35 (7.95%) Virtual Machines
9 35 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
10 28 (6.36%) VMware ESX
11 27 (6.14%) vCloud
12 22 (5.00%) Terminal Services
13 21 (4.77%) KVM
14 6 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.14%) MetaFrame
15 5 (1.14%) NFS
16 4 (0.91%) iptables
17 3 (0.68%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.68%) Squid
Systems Management
1 100 (22.73%) Puppet
2 97 (22.05%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (17.73%) Cobbler
3 78 (17.73%) Tivoli
4 46 (10.45%) Ansible
4 46 (10.45%) SCCM
5 34 (7.73%) Backup Exec
6 31 (7.05%) Terraform
7 29 (6.59%) XenMobile
8 26 (5.91%) Salt
9 18 (4.09%) SCOM
10 16 (3.64%) EdgeSight
10 16 (3.64%) HP Data Protector
11 13 (2.95%) vRealize
12 9 (2.05%) NetBackup
12 9 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
13 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
14 6 (1.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 6 (1.36%) Nagios
15 5 (1.14%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 288 (65.45%) Citrix
1 288 (65.45%) VMware
2 270 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 127 (28.86%) Cisco
4 124 (28.18%) HP
5 107 (24.32%) Oracle
6 78 (17.73%) EnterpriseDB
7 76 (17.27%) Red Hat
8 47 (10.68%) NetApp
9 43 (9.77%) Veeam
10 33 (7.50%) EMC
11 30 (6.82%) AppSense
12 29 (6.59%) Dell
13 23 (5.23%) IBM
14 18 (4.09%) Symantec
15 15 (3.41%) CheckPoint
15 15 (3.41%) IronPort
15 15 (3.41%) Palo Alto
15 15 (3.41%) Polycom
16 14 (3.18%) Cyber-Ark
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Employ Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago