Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
London > Central London
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 355 308 374
Rank change year-on-year -47 +66 +69
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 38 58 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.27% 0.47% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.75% 3.07% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 56 31
Central London median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% -13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £69,125 £75,000 £71,250
London median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +8.91%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,177 1,889 2,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 15.37% 15.24% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,986 1,721 1,795
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% +9.89%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,250 £78,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Central London

XenServer
Salary Trend in Central London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer in Central London.

Salary trend for XenServer in Central London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in Central London over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for XenServer in Central London

XenServer
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Central London region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -47 35 £48,500 -3.00% 1
West End of London - 3 £52,500 -
XenServer
London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 32 (84.21%) DNS
2 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 30 (78.95%) DHCP
3 30 (78.95%) VMware
4 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
5 24 (63.16%) Citrix
5 24 (63.16%) Firewall
6 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 22 (57.89%) Windows Server
7 18 (47.37%) XenApp
7 18 (47.37%) XenDesktop
7 18 (47.37%) Office 365
8 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
9 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
10 15 (39.47%) HP
11 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
12 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
13 12 (31.58%) ITIL
13 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (28.95%) SAN
15 10 (26.32%) Finance
15 10 (26.32%) Apple
15 10 (26.32%) Dell
15 10 (26.32%) Juniper
15 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Office

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 16 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Apache
4 4 (10.53%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) CloudStack
5 2 (5.26%) CMS
5 2 (5.26%) Confluence
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.26%) nginx
5 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) Office 365
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.26%) G Suite
4 2 (5.26%) GitHub
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) SoftLayer
4 2 (5.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) DNS
2 30 (78.95%) DHCP
3 24 (63.16%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.95%) SAN
6 10 (26.32%) WAN
7 9 (23.68%) BGP
8 8 (21.05%) NetScaler
8 8 (21.05%) Wireless
9 7 (18.42%) BIG-IP
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (18.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 7 (18.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 7 (18.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 7 (18.42%) Network Security
9 7 (18.42%) NX-OS
9 7 (18.42%) OSPF
10 6 (15.79%) VPN
11 2 (5.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.26%) GoCD
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (34.21%) Citrix Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Citrix Support
4 11 (28.95%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (28.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (18.42%) Network Security Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Network Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Security Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Security Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Specialist
5 7 (18.42%) Senior Security Specialist
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (15.79%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.68%) X-Windows
2 4 (10.53%) LAMP
3 2 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (5.26%) LDAP
3 2 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) EMC VMAX
2 3 (7.89%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 22 (57.89%) Windows Server
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (34.21%) Windows 10
5 10 (26.32%) Linux
5 10 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.89%) Unix
7 2 (5.26%) CentOS
7 2 (5.26%) VyOS
8 1 (2.63%) Android
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (31.58%) ITIL
3 10 (26.32%) Virtual Environments
4 7 (18.42%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (15.79%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.26%) CRM
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 2 (5.26%) Tech Ops
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps
7 1 (2.63%) ITSM
7 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.63%) Load Testing
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) Bash Shell
2 5 (13.16%) Python
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCNP
2 7 (18.42%) CCSE
2 7 (18.42%) CISSP
2 7 (18.42%) CLAS
3 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) CCSA
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
1 28 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (47.37%) XenApp
2 18 (47.37%) XenDesktop
3 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.16%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.89%) Docker
6 2 (5.26%) VirtualBox
7 1 (2.63%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) HP Data Protector
2 5 (13.16%) HP SIM
3 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 2 (5.26%) Ansible
4 2 (5.26%) Grafana
4 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.26%) Nagios
4 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Pingdom
4 2 (5.26%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) Terraform
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) VMware
2 24 (63.16%) Citrix
3 22 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) HP
5 10 (26.32%) Apple
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 10 (26.32%) Dell
5 10 (26.32%) IBM
5 10 (26.32%) Juniper
6 8 (21.05%) 3PAR
6 8 (21.05%) CheckPoint
6 8 (21.05%) EMC
6 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
7 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
7 7 (18.42%) F5
7 7 (18.42%) Imperva
7 7 (18.42%) Infoblox
8 2 (5.26%) Brocade
8 2 (5.26%) Google
8 2 (5.26%) Oracle