The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
London / City of London
Rank 205 243 285
Rank change year-on-year +38 +42  
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 14 27 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.28% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 2.31% 3.48% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 25
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,200 £70,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +38.55% -2.35%  

XenServer is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 605 775 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 12.08% 11.03% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 563 676 1140
Median salary £52,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing XenServer as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for XenServer in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in the City of London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in the City of London

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Citrix
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (61.29%) VMware
5 17 (54.84%) DNS
5 17 (54.84%) DHCP
5 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
6 16 (51.61%) EMC
6 16 (51.61%) Firewall
7 15 (48.39%) HP
7 15 (48.39%) Cisco
7 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (45.16%) Skype for Business
9 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
11 11 (35.48%) SAN
11 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
11 11 (35.48%) XenApp
11 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (32.26%) XenMobile
12 10 (32.26%) Driving Licence
12 10 (32.26%) Windows 10
12 10 (32.26%) Palo Alto
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
12 10 (32.26%) Veeam
12 10 (32.26%) Polycom
12 10 (32.26%) IronPort
12 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 14 (45.16%) Skype for Business
2 11 (35.48%) MS Exchange
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (19.35%) CloudStack
4 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
5 5 (16.13%) Apache
5 5 (16.13%) JBoss
5 5 (16.13%) OpenStack
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (16.13%) WebLogic
5 5 (16.13%) WebSphere
5 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
7 3 (9.68%) IIS
8 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.90%) Office 365
3 3 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) DHCP
1 17 (54.84%) DNS
2 16 (51.61%) Firewall
3 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
4 11 (35.48%) SAN
5 10 (32.26%) ADSL
5 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (32.26%) DSL
5 10 (32.26%) VoIP
5 10 (32.26%) VPN
6 4 (12.90%) Skype
7 3 (9.68%) FTP
7 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.23%) LAN
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) IT Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) IT Support
2 10 (32.26%) IT Support Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (32.26%) Driving Licence
3 5 (16.13%) Fat Client
3 5 (16.13%) Thin Client
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (32.26%) Windows 10
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Application Packaging
4 5 (16.13%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (16.13%) Build Automation
4 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) DSDM
4 5 (16.13%) OWASP
4 5 (16.13%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) RUP
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 2 (6.45%) Presales
7 1 (3.23%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) Bash Shell
3 6 (19.35%) Ruby
4 5 (16.13%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
4 5 (16.13%) VBA
5 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) PhD
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (35.48%) XenApp
4 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
5 9 (29.03%) vSphere
6 5 (16.13%) Xen
7 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (32.26%) Backup Exec
1 10 (32.26%) XenMobile
2 6 (19.35%) Ansible
2 6 (19.35%) Puppet
3 5 (16.13%) Cobbler
3 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.13%) Salt
3 5 (16.13%) Terraform
3 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
4 4 (12.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Citrix
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) EMC
4 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 15 (48.39%) HP
5 10 (32.26%) IronPort
5 10 (32.26%) Palo Alto
5 10 (32.26%) Polycom
5 10 (32.26%) Veeam
6 6 (19.35%) Oracle
6 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
7 5 (16.13%) Bloomberg
7 5 (16.13%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (16.13%) Reuters
8 3 (9.68%) AppSense
8 3 (9.68%) Google
8 3 (9.68%) Sybase
9 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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