The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 745 624 613
Rank change year-on-year
-121 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 206 328 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.31% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 1.70% 2.53% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 164 272 311
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -12.08%

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
12147 12987 10844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 11.97% 12.42% 10.52%
Number of salaries quoted 10318 10968 8957
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -108 184 £42,500 - 25
London -74 72 £47,500 +5.55% 8
South East -6 38 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Northamptonshire +10 25 £44,000 +27.53% 2
East Midlands +7 25 £44,000 +25.71% 2
City of London +50 22 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Northampton -3 22 £43,000 +22.85% 2
North West +13 17 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Manchester +27 16 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Yorkshire -34 15 £42,500 +6.25% 4
West Yorkshire -30 14 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Leeds -38 14 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Surrey +16 13 £32,500 -13.33%
Reading +14 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Berkshire -1 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
West Sussex - 9 £41,500 -
East of England +3 6 £57,500 +4.54% 2
Bristol -1 6 £70,000 +5.66%
South West -15 6 £70,000 +89.18%
Crawley - 6 £41,500 -
Coventry -2 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Dudley -3 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Walsall -6 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Birmingham -6 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
West Midlands -19 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Wolverhampton - 5 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Hertfordshire -2 3 £65,000 +18.18% 1
East Grinstead - 3 £40,000 -
Redhill - 3 £32,000 -

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 343 (81.86%) Windows
2 305 (72.79%) Citrix
3 290 (69.21%) VMware
4 264 (63.01%) Microsoft
5 235 (56.09%) Windows Server
6 229 (54.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 195 (46.54%) Hyper-V
8 179 (42.72%) Linux
9 159 (37.95%) XenApp
10 140 (33.41%) Active Directory
11 131 (31.26%) vSphere
12 125 (29.83%) XenDesktop
13 116 (27.68%) SAN
14 115 (27.45%) Firewall
15 108 (25.78%) Cisco
16 103 (24.58%) Windows Server 2008
17 99 (23.63%) Bash Shell
18 96 (22.91%) ITIL
19 91 (21.72%) Citrix Certification
20 83 (19.81%) MS Exchange
21 78 (18.62%) CCA
21 78 (18.62%) Red Hat
22 76 (18.14%) PowerShell
23 73 (17.42%) MS Excel
24 71 (16.95%) MySQL
25 69 (16.47%) HP
26 63 (15.04%) Microsoft Certification
26 63 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
27 62 (14.80%) NetScaler
27 62 (14.80%) Apache

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 83 (19.81%) MS Exchange
2 62 (14.80%) Apache
3 53 (12.65%) OpenStack
4 50 (11.93%) Tomcat
5 47 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (9.55%) CloudStack
7 31 (7.40%) JBoss
7 31 (7.40%) WebSphere
8 30 (7.16%) WebLogic
9 25 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (3.82%) IIS
12 15 (3.58%) Lync
13 14 (3.34%) MTS
13 14 (3.34%) nginx
13 14 (3.34%) SharePoint
14 13 (3.10%) Confluence
15 7 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (1.67%) MediaWiki
15 7 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 73 (17.42%) MS Excel
2 32 (7.64%) MS Office
3 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.24%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.06%) Office 365
3 12 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (2.15%) SoftLayer
5 7 (1.67%) SaaS
6 5 (1.19%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.72%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Taleo
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (27.68%) SAN
2 115 (27.45%) Firewall
3 62 (14.80%) NetScaler
4 53 (12.65%) TCP/IP
4 53 (12.65%) VPN
5 51 (12.17%) WAN
6 50 (11.93%) DNS
7 48 (11.46%) LAN
8 36 (8.59%) DHCP
9 34 (8.11%) iSCSI
10 25 (5.97%) LDAP
10 25 (5.97%) NAS
11 20 (4.77%) SNMP
12 17 (4.06%) MRTG
12 17 (4.06%) Network Security
13 16 (3.82%) IPsec
14 14 (3.34%) SSL
15 13 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (3.10%) HTTP
15 13 (3.10%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (16.95%) MySQL
2 45 (10.74%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.15%) Big Data
4 8 (1.91%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.43%) Ingres
6 6 (1.43%) Redis
7 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.48%) DB2
10 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (5.49%) Git (software)
2 22 (5.25%) Jenkins
3 19 (4.53%) Subversion
4 18 (4.30%) TeamCity
5 16 (3.82%) JIRA
6 8 (1.91%) Hudson
7 5 (1.19%) MSI
8 3 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (0.48%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.48%) Maven
10 1 (0.24%) GCC
10 1 (0.24%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (9.07%) Finance
2 19 (4.53%) Marketing
3 15 (3.58%) Advertising
4 14 (3.34%) Publishing
5 10 (2.39%) Legal
6 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (18.14%) Administrator
2 70 (16.71%) Systems Administrator
3 62 (14.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 58 (13.84%) Support Engineer
5 56 (13.37%) Analyst
6 44 (10.50%) Citrix Support
7 41 (9.79%) DevOps Engineer
8 40 (9.55%) Citrix Engineer
9 36 (8.59%) Citrix Analyst
10 35 (8.35%) Consultant
11 33 (7.88%) IT Engineer
12 32 (7.64%) Support Analyst
13 30 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
13 30 (7.16%) Server Support
14 29 (6.92%) Linux Engineer
15 26 (6.21%) Citrix Support Analyst
16 25 (5.97%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (5.97%) Linux Administrator
16 25 (5.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 25 (5.97%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.79%) LAMP
2 34 (8.11%) .NET
3 14 (3.34%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (1.67%) LAPP Stack
5 6 (1.43%) Web Services
6 3 (0.72%) Middleware
7 2 (0.48%) Spring
8 1 (0.24%) ELK Stack
8 1 (0.24%) HTML
8 1 (0.24%) J2EE
8 1 (0.24%) OpenCV
8 1 (0.24%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
1 36 (8.59%) Management Information System
2 30 (7.16%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.30%) VCE vBlock
4 17 (4.06%) CESG
5 15 (3.58%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.10%) Blackberry
7 12 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 12 (2.86%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.91%) Wiki
9 6 (1.43%) Replication
10 5 (1.19%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.95%) Celerra
11 4 (0.95%) CLARiiON
11 4 (0.95%) Clustering
11 4 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 4 (0.95%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.95%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.72%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 343 (81.86%) Windows
2 235 (56.09%) Windows Server
3 179 (42.72%) Linux
4 103 (24.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (15.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (12.89%) CentOS
7 48 (11.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (9.07%) Unix
9 26 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (3.58%) Windows XP
11 14 (3.34%) Debian
12 13 (3.10%) Ubuntu
12 13 (3.10%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.63%) Windows 7
14 9 (2.15%) Solaris
15 8 (1.91%) AIX
15 8 (1.91%) HPUX
16 4 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
17 3 (0.72%) Windows Vista
18 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (22.91%) ITIL
2 54 (12.89%) DevOps
3 52 (12.41%) Configuration Management
4 50 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (11.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 37 (8.83%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (8.83%) Mentoring
7 32 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
8 28 (6.68%) OWASP
9 27 (6.44%) DSDM
9 27 (6.44%) RUP
9 27 (6.44%) Scrum
10 26 (6.21%) High Availability
11 25 (5.97%) Information Security
11 25 (5.97%) Presales
12 24 (5.73%) Project Management
13 23 (5.49%) Load Balancing
14 22 (5.25%) Incident Management
14 22 (5.25%) Network Management
15 20 (4.77%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (23.63%) Bash Shell
2 76 (18.14%) PowerShell
3 59 (14.08%) Python
4 56 (13.37%) SQL
5 38 (9.07%) Ruby
6 34 (8.11%) Perl
7 32 (7.64%) Java
8 31 (7.40%) Shell Script
9 23 (5.49%) C
10 17 (4.06%) C++
10 17 (4.06%) PHP
11 6 (1.43%) VBScript
12 3 (0.72%) C#
13 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.24%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 91 (21.72%) Citrix Certification
2 78 (18.62%) CCA
3 63 (15.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 52 (12.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 51 (12.17%) MCSE
6 35 (8.35%) MCSA
7 34 (8.11%) Degree
8 30 (7.16%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (6.68%) MCP
10 26 (6.21%) MCITP
11 22 (5.25%) MCTS
12 21 (5.01%) CCEE
13 20 (4.77%) CCNA
14 18 (4.30%) CCNP
14 18 (4.30%) Security Cleared
15 17 (4.06%) CCIE
16 16 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
17 15 (3.58%) SC Cleared
18 14 (3.34%) PhD
19 8 (1.91%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.34%) COBIT
2 9 (2.15%) QA
3 6 (1.43%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 229 (54.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 195 (46.54%) Hyper-V
3 159 (37.95%) XenApp
4 140 (33.41%) Active Directory
5 131 (31.26%) vSphere
6 125 (29.83%) XenDesktop
7 56 (13.37%) Xen
8 38 (9.07%) Microsoft App-V
9 37 (8.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 29 (6.92%) VMware ESX
11 23 (5.49%) iptables
12 22 (5.25%) KVM
13 20 (4.77%) Terminal Services
14 17 (4.06%) Docker
15 14 (3.34%) Postfix
16 9 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
17 7 (1.67%) RHEV
17 7 (1.67%) Samba
17 7 (1.67%) Varnish
18 6 (1.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 56 (13.37%) SCCM
2 50 (11.93%) Puppet
3 43 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (7.64%) Tivoli
5 29 (6.92%) Cobbler
6 27 (6.44%) XenMobile
7 25 (5.97%) Nagios
8 22 (5.25%) SCOM
9 21 (5.01%) Ansible
10 18 (4.30%) WSUS
11 17 (4.06%) Icinga
11 17 (4.06%) Salt
11 17 (4.06%) SELinux
12 14 (3.34%) EdgeSight
13 13 (3.10%) ZABBIX
14 12 (2.86%) Terraform
15 9 (2.15%) Backup Exec
16 5 (1.19%) Perfmon
16 5 (1.19%) WMI
17 3 (0.72%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 305 (72.79%) Citrix
2 290 (69.21%) VMware
3 264 (63.01%) Microsoft
4 108 (25.78%) Cisco
5 78 (18.62%) Red Hat
6 69 (16.47%) HP
7 55 (13.13%) AppSense
8 52 (12.41%) NetApp
9 41 (9.79%) Oracle
10 38 (9.07%) IBM
11 27 (6.44%) EnterpriseDB
12 18 (4.30%) Veeam
13 17 (4.06%) Cyber-Ark
14 14 (3.34%) BMC
14 14 (3.34%) Dell
15 13 (3.10%) EMC
15 13 (3.10%) Google
16 12 (2.86%) Juniper
17 11 (2.63%) Symantec
18 10 (2.39%) CheckPoint
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ excellent+bonus+bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sandbach, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Overtime + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car,Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Sandbach
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wimbledon
Quant Capital
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £44000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago