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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 734 694 689
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -5
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 197 277 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 1.60% 2.17% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 166 234 262
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,610 £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
12318 12760 12937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.57% 11.57% 11.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10476 10555 10743
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -29 182 £42,500 +6.25% 21
London +22 76 £60,000 +20.00% 5
South East +28 31 £42,500 +19.71% 6
North West +22 22 £42,500 +17.24% 3
Yorkshire +10 22 £42,500 +17.24% 4
West Yorkshire +25 19 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Manchester -4 19 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Leeds +32 16 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England +24 12 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Sussex -3 11 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Berkshire +8 10 £37,500 -16.66% 5
City of London +64 9 £67,500 +5.88%
South Wales +15 9 £40,000 +50.94%
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £36,750 -15.51%
Wales +4 9 £40,000 +50.94%
Crawley -5 9 £45,000 +45.16% 1
East Midlands +5 8 £33,000 -17.50%
Surrey +27 7 £50,000 +42.85%
South West +11 6 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Peterborough +4 6 £37,500 -10.71%
Nottingham - 6 £33,000 -
Woking - 6 - -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £33,000 -
Bristol +14 5 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Bridgend - 5 £40,000 -
Slough +14 4 £37,500 - 1
Cambridge +1 4 £36,750 -15.51%
West Midlands -13 4 £90,000 +125.00% 1
Cheshire +32 3 £40,000 -
Harrogate +5 3 £25,000 +11.11%

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 335 (77.37%) Windows
2 276 (63.74%) Citrix
2 276 (63.74%) VMware
3 270 (62.36%) Microsoft
4 211 (48.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 191 (44.11%) Windows Server
6 188 (43.42%) vSphere
7 184 (42.49%) Linux
8 177 (40.88%) Active Directory
8 177 (40.88%) Firewall
9 173 (39.95%) XenApp
10 159 (36.72%) ITIL
11 150 (34.64%) XenDesktop
12 139 (32.10%) Hyper-V
13 136 (31.41%) SAN
14 133 (30.72%) Unix
15 127 (29.33%) HP
16 120 (27.71%) Cisco
17 119 (27.48%) SQL
18 115 (26.56%) MS Exchange
19 114 (26.33%) Python
20 111 (25.64%) Oracle
20 111 (25.64%) Shell Script
21 108 (24.94%) Ruby
22 107 (24.71%) Puppet
23 104 (24.02%) Bash Shell
24 102 (23.56%) Opscode Chef
24 102 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
25 99 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
26 98 (22.63%) 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 (26.56%) MS Exchange
2 89 (20.55%) OpenStack
3 86 (19.86%) CloudStack
4 80 (18.48%) JBoss
4 80 (18.48%) WebLogic
4 80 (18.48%) WebSphere
5 48 (11.09%) Skype for Business
6 35 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (6.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 25 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 24 (5.54%) IIS
9 24 (5.54%) WebSphere Application Server
10 19 (4.39%) SharePoint
11 18 (4.16%) Apache
12 15 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (3.46%) Tomcat
13 8 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.39%) Commerce Server
15 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
16 3 (0.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 58 (13.39%) MS Office
2 51 (11.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 81 (18.71%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (9.70%) Office 365
3 34 (7.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.62%) Mimecast
5 7 (1.62%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 177 (40.88%) Firewall
2 136 (31.41%) SAN
3 81 (18.71%) NetScaler
4 72 (16.63%) LAN
5 70 (16.17%) WAN
6 52 (12.01%) DNS
7 48 (11.09%) TCP/IP
8 46 (10.62%) DHCP
9 41 (9.47%) Cisco ASA
10 38 (8.78%) VoIP
11 32 (7.39%) VPN
12 25 (5.77%) NAS
13 22 (5.08%) Internet
14 18 (4.16%) Wireless
15 14 (3.23%) VLAN
16 11 (2.54%) Remote Desktop
17 8 (1.85%) DSL
17 8 (1.85%) iSCSI
17 8 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
18 7 (1.62%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (13.86%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.54%) MySQL
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.46%) Big Data
4 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.23%) Couchbase
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (7.85%) Jenkins
2 31 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 31 (7.16%) TeamCity
3 29 (6.70%) Subversion
4 7 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (1.62%) JIRA
5 3 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (8.55%) Finance
2 14 (3.23%) Publishing
3 12 (2.77%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.31%) Marketing
5 9 (2.08%) Back Office
6 8 (1.85%) Online Betting
7 6 (1.39%) German Language
7 6 (1.39%) Legal
8 5 (1.15%) Local Government
8 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.46%) Advertising
9 2 (0.46%) Law
9 2 (0.46%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Electronics
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (18.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 60 (13.86%) Support Engineer
4 55 (12.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 44 (10.16%) Consultant
6 39 (9.01%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 39 (9.01%) Analyst
7 30 (6.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 29 (6.70%) Administrator
8 29 (6.70%) Citrix Support
9 28 (6.47%) IT Engineer
10 27 (6.24%) Windows Engineer
11 26 (6.00%) Citrix Consultant
12 24 (5.54%) IT Support
12 24 (5.54%) Technical Consultant
13 21 (4.85%) Architect
14 20 (4.62%) Cloud Administrator
14 20 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 20 (4.62%) IT Support Engineer
14 20 (4.62%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (19.40%) .NET
2 26 (6.00%) LAMP
3 13 (3.00%) Web Services
4 5 (1.15%) CGI
5 3 (0.69%) HTML
5 3 (0.69%) Middleware
5 3 (0.69%) XML
6 2 (0.46%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.46%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) Ajax
7 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) CSS
7 1 (0.23%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.23%) jQuery
7 1 (0.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 77 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 37 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 25 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 24 (5.54%) Computer Science
5 22 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.62%) Replication
7 13 (3.00%) FlexPod
7 13 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.77%) Clustering
9 8 (1.85%) Blackberry
10 7 (1.62%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.39%) CCTV
11 6 (1.39%) FMCG
11 6 (1.39%) VCE vBlock
12 5 (1.15%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.92%) Performance Metrics
13 4 (0.92%) Statistics
13 4 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 335 (77.37%) Windows
2 191 (44.11%) Windows Server
3 184 (42.49%) Linux
4 133 (30.72%) Unix
5 102 (23.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 82 (18.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 55 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (8.78%) CentOS
10 32 (7.39%) Windows 8
11 30 (6.93%) Windows XP
12 17 (3.93%) FreeBSD
13 16 (3.70%) Windows 7
14 8 (1.85%) Windows Vista
15 7 (1.62%) AIX
15 7 (1.62%) Debian
15 7 (1.62%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.92%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.92%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.69%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (36.72%) ITIL
2 99 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (22.63%) DevOps
3 98 (22.63%) Scrum
4 87 (20.09%) Configuration Management
5 86 (19.86%) Continuous Integration
6 82 (18.94%) DSDM
6 82 (18.94%) RUP
7 80 (18.48%) OWASP
8 52 (12.01%) Disaster Recovery
9 35 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
10 34 (7.85%) Service Delivery
11 33 (7.62%) Change Management
12 32 (7.39%) Presales
13 31 (7.16%) Auto-Scaling
13 31 (7.16%) Mentoring
14 27 (6.24%) Information Security
15 26 (6.00%) Server Virtualisation
16 24 (5.54%) Build Automation
16 24 (5.54%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 119 (27.48%) SQL
2 114 (26.33%) Python
3 111 (25.64%) Shell Script
4 108 (24.94%) Ruby
5 104 (24.02%) Bash Shell
6 62 (14.32%) PowerShell
7 18 (4.16%) Perl
8 12 (2.77%) VBScript
9 9 (2.08%) PHP
10 4 (0.92%) C
10 4 (0.92%) Java
11 3 (0.69%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.46%) C#
13 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.23%) VB
13 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (13.39%) MCSE
3 45 (10.39%) Degree
4 39 (9.01%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (8.31%) Citrix Certification
6 32 (7.39%) MCSA
7 27 (6.24%) CCA
8 25 (5.77%) CCNA
9 24 (5.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (3.93%) MCP
10 17 (3.93%) PhD
11 15 (3.46%) MCITP
12 13 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (2.77%) Security Cleared
14 11 (2.54%) PMI Certification
14 11 (2.54%) PMP
15 9 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
16 7 (1.62%) SC Cleared
17 6 (1.39%) CCIE
17 6 (1.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.31%) SLA
2 5 (1.15%) COBIT
3 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) QA
5 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 211 (48.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 188 (43.42%) vSphere
3 177 (40.88%) Active Directory
4 173 (39.95%) XenApp
5 150 (34.64%) XenDesktop
6 139 (32.10%) Hyper-V
7 89 (20.55%) Xen
8 44 (10.16%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (8.08%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (7.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 29 (6.70%) vCloud
12 28 (6.47%) VMware ESX
13 19 (4.39%) Terminal Services
14 17 (3.93%) KVM
15 5 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (1.15%) MetaFrame
16 4 (0.92%) Firmware
16 4 (0.92%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.69%) NFS
17 3 (0.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 107 (24.71%) Puppet
2 102 (23.56%) Opscode Chef
3 81 (18.71%) Cobbler
3 81 (18.71%) Tivoli
4 47 (10.85%) Ansible
5 44 (10.16%) SCCM
6 38 (8.78%) Backup Exec
7 30 (6.93%) Terraform
8 25 (5.77%) XenMobile
9 24 (5.54%) Salt
10 19 (4.39%) SCOM
11 18 (4.16%) HP Data Protector
12 16 (3.70%) EdgeSight
13 14 (3.23%) vRealize
14 10 (2.31%) NetBackup
14 10 (2.31%) Norton AntiVirus
15 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Clustering
15 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 6 (1.39%) Nagios
17 5 (1.15%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 276 (63.74%) Citrix
1 276 (63.74%) VMware
2 270 (62.36%) Microsoft
3 127 (29.33%) HP
4 120 (27.71%) Cisco
5 111 (25.64%) Oracle
6 81 (18.71%) EnterpriseDB
7 75 (17.32%) Red Hat
8 48 (11.09%) Veeam
9 42 (9.70%) NetApp
10 33 (7.62%) EMC
11 27 (6.24%) Dell
12 24 (5.54%) AppSense
13 21 (4.85%) IBM
13 21 (4.85%) Symantec
14 18 (4.16%) Palo Alto
15 17 (3.93%) IronPort
15 17 (3.93%) Polycom
16 14 (3.23%) Apple
17 11 (2.54%) CheckPoint
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package (Car, Bonus, Healthcare, P
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire
Intech 7
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent + on call
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
ServerChoice
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago