Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
London > Central London
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 366 331 367
Rank change year-on-year -35 +36 +53
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 23 55 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.16% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 2.80% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 50 27
Central London median annual salary £52,500 £44,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.32% -10.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32,050 £42,600 £24,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,000 £72,500
London median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% -4.76%

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 2,260 1,967 1,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 16.10% 14.34% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,048 1,780 1,653
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £78,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +7.53%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -56 19 £51,250 +14.53%
West End of London - 3 £52,500 -
XenServer
London

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) DNS
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 18 (78.26%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) DHCP
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Citrix
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
5 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
7 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
7 10 (43.48%) Firewall
8 9 (39.13%) XenApp
8 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
8 9 (39.13%) HP
8 9 (39.13%) SAN
8 9 (39.13%) Linux
8 9 (39.13%) Office 365
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 7 (30.43%) Dell
10 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
10 7 (30.43%) 3PAR
11 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
11 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (21.74%) SCCM
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) CloudStack
5 2 (8.70%) CMS
5 2 (8.70%) nginx
5 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (4.35%) Commerce Server
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (8.70%) SoftLayer
5 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) DNS
2 16 (69.57%) DHCP
3 10 (43.48%) Firewall
4 9 (39.13%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) NetScaler
5 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 5 (21.74%) VPN
7 4 (17.39%) VSAN
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) BGP
8 3 (13.04%) LAN
9 2 (8.70%) FTP
9 2 (8.70%) SMTP
9 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (4.35%) NAS
10 1 (4.35%) Network Security
10 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) GoCD
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (26.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix Support
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) LAMP
2 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.04%) Unix
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.70%) CentOS
8 1 (4.35%) Android
8 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Task Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (21.74%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 2 (8.70%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCSA
3 1 (4.35%) CCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) CLAS
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (43.48%) Hyper-V
4 9 (39.13%) XenApp
4 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
5 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.70%) Docker
6 2 (8.70%) VirtualBox
7 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) HP SIM
3 3 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (8.70%) Ansible
4 2 (8.70%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
4 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Citrix
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) HP
4 7 (30.43%) 3PAR
4 7 (30.43%) Dell
5 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) Juniper
6 4 (17.39%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) Apple
7 3 (13.04%) EMC
8 2 (8.70%) Brocade
8 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle
8 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
8 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (8.70%) Vyatta
9 1 (4.35%) ConnectWise
9 1 (4.35%) F5