Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 301 340 336
Rank change year-on-year +39 -4 -13
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 21 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.23% 1.23% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 28
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,250 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,500 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,701 1,541 1,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.04% 13.17% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,252 1,275 1,195
East of England median annual salary £43,870 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £68,975 £65,000 £62,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in the East of England

XenServer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for XenServer in the East of England

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for XenServer in the East of England

XenServer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Hertfordshire -6 14 £45,000 +2.86% 8
Cambridgeshire - 7 £42,500 -
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 East of England region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
1 21 (100.00%) XenApp
2 20 (95.24%) XenDesktop
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
5 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
7 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (47.62%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
9 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
9 9 (42.86%) Ivanti
9 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
9 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
10 8 (38.10%) Office 365
10 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
11 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
11 7 (33.33%) Meraki
11 7 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
11 7 (33.33%) MCITP
11 7 (33.33%) MCSE
11 7 (33.33%) ITIL
11 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (28.57%) Presales

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 7 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (23.81%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Citrix Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Cloud Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Incident Management
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Presales
4 5 (23.81%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
5 3 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) Task Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (33.33%) MCITP
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCA
System Software
1 21 (100.00%) XenApp
2 20 (95.24%) XenDesktop
3 13 (61.90%) Hyper-V
3 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (57.14%) Terminal Services
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (23.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (23.81%) vSphere
8 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Citrix
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Ivanti
4 7 (33.33%) Meraki
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco