Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 348 355
Rank change year-on-year +24 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 33 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 1.12% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 21
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,500 £55,000
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 1,772 1,601 1,653
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.56% 12.83% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 1,266 1,326
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Cambridgeshire +13 20 £41,250 -2.94%
Hertfordshire -5 13 £40,000 -5.88% 3
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) XenApp
3 31 (93.94%) XenDesktop
4 28 (84.85%) VMware
5 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
5 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (72.73%) Hyper-V
7 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (57.58%) NetScaler
9 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
9 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
10 15 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (42.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (42.42%) Remote Desktop
11 14 (42.42%) VMware ESXi
11 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
11 14 (42.42%) Terminal Services
11 14 (42.42%) MCSE
11 14 (42.42%) ITIL
11 14 (42.42%) MCITP
11 14 (42.42%) Ivanti
12 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
12 13 (39.39%) Windows 10
13 12 (36.36%) Office 365
14 9 (27.27%) Veeam
14 9 (27.27%) Retail
14 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec

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 18 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Office 365
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (57.58%) NetScaler
2 14 (42.42%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) NAS
3 5 (15.15%) SAN
3 5 (15.15%) VLAN
3 5 (15.15%) VPN
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Citrix Engineer
2 15 (45.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
4 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 5 (15.15%) Support Technician
5 4 (12.12%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) NHS
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 13 (39.39%) Windows 10
4 13 (39.39%) Windows 7
4 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (15.15%) Windows NT
6 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) Presales
2 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (15.15%) Disk Encryption
4 4 (12.12%) Commercial Awareness
4 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) C++
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (42.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 14 (42.42%) MCITP
2 14 (42.42%) MCSE
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) CCA
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) XenApp
2 31 (93.94%) XenDesktop
3 24 (72.73%) Hyper-V
4 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Terminal Services
5 14 (42.42%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (15.15%) BitLocker
6 5 (15.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (15.15%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (15.15%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 5 (15.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 28 (84.85%) VMware
3 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) Ivanti
5 9 (27.27%) Symantec
5 9 (27.27%) Veeam
6 7 (21.21%) Meraki
7 5 (15.15%) Acronis
7 5 (15.15%) Kaspersky
7 5 (15.15%) McAfee
7 5 (15.15%) Oracle
7 5 (15.15%) Sophos