Period
to 23 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix Hypervisor over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Hypervisor (formerly XenServer)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 932 952 866
Rank change year-on-year +20 -86 +72
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 117 191 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.12% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 0.82% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 170 243
England median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -15.22% +35.29%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £70,125 £68,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -15.22% +35.29%

Citrix Hypervisor 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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21,965 23,236 21,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 17.39% 15.13% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18,195 19,035 18,300
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Citrix Hypervisor as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor in England.

Salary trend for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Citrix Hypervisor in England

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor within the England region over the 6 months to 23 October 2019. 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
London +48 27 £62,500 +19.05% 2
Midlands +46 25 £49,250 +34.93% 3
North of England +12 25 £42,500 -19.05% 7
East of England +69 23 £55,000 +22.22% 4
East Midlands +44 19 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Yorkshire +6 15 £45,000 -30.77% 4
South East +26 14 £60,000 +9.09% 8
North West +38 8 £48,750 -2.50% 2
West Midlands +6 6 £42,500 +16.44%
North East +18 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
South West +4 2 £55,000 +25.00% 2
Citrix Hypervisor
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 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 England region with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor.

1 88 (75.21%) Citrix
2 87 (74.36%) VMware
3 84 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
5 63 (53.85%) Azure
6 58 (49.57%) Active Directory
6 58 (49.57%) Windows
7 52 (44.44%) Hyper-V
8 51 (43.59%) XenApp
9 45 (38.46%) XenDesktop
10 42 (35.90%) ITIL
11 39 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 38 (32.48%) Windows Server
13 37 (31.62%) Office 365
14 36 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 33 (28.21%) AWS
16 30 (25.64%) Linux
17 29 (24.79%) WAN
18 28 (23.93%) LAN
19 25 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (18.80%) vSphere
21 21 (17.95%) Firewall
21 21 (17.95%) MCSE
21 21 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (17.09%) VMware ESXi
22 20 (17.09%) Presales
22 20 (17.09%) DevOps
23 19 (16.24%) Data Centre
23 19 (16.24%) Virtual Desktop
23 19 (16.24%) MCSA

Citrix Hypervisor
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 7 (5.98%) CloudStack
3 7 (5.98%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.42%) IIS
4 4 (3.42%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.71%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 63 (53.85%) Azure
2 37 (31.62%) Office 365
3 33 (28.21%) AWS
4 11 (9.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (6.84%) GCP
6 6 (5.13%) IaaS
6 6 (5.13%) PaaS
6 6 (5.13%) Serverless
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.71%) GitHub
9 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.79%) WAN
2 28 (23.93%) LAN
3 21 (17.95%) Firewall
4 16 (13.68%) NetScaler
5 12 (10.26%) DNS
5 12 (10.26%) VPN
6 10 (8.55%) DHCP
6 10 (8.55%) SAN
7 9 (7.69%) VoIP
8 6 (5.13%) TCP/IP
9 4 (3.42%) Internet
9 4 (3.42%) NAS
9 4 (3.42%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.71%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (1.71%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.71%) Network Security
11 2 (1.71%) VLAN
11 2 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.42%) MySQL
3 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MSI
2 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (3.42%) WiX
3 3 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.71%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.71%) GitLab
4 2 (1.71%) Spinnaker
General
1 17 (14.53%) Finance
2 11 (9.40%) Retail
3 5 (4.27%) Law
4 4 (3.42%) Banking
4 4 (3.42%) Legal
5 3 (2.56%) Advertising
5 3 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (1.71%) Publishing
6 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (26.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (20.51%) Citrix Engineer
3 23 (19.66%) Analyst
4 15 (12.82%) Consultant
5 14 (11.97%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 11 (9.40%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (8.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (6.84%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 7 (5.98%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Cloud Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.98%) Infrastructure Support
12 6 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
12 6 (5.13%) IT Analyst
13 5 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 5 (4.27%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) JSON
1 7 (5.98%) YAML
2 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.71%) Sensu
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.24%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.27%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 4 (3.42%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.42%) Fat Client
4 4 (3.42%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.71%) PlayStation
6 2 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Blog
7 1 (0.85%) BYOD
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 58 (49.57%) Windows
2 38 (32.48%) Windows Server
3 30 (25.64%) Linux
4 11 (9.40%) Windows 10
5 10 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.69%) AIX
7 8 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.85%) Unix
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.90%) ITIL
2 36 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 25 (21.37%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (17.09%) DevOps
4 20 (17.09%) Presales
5 16 (13.68%) Customer Requirements
6 14 (11.97%) IT Strategy
7 12 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 12 (10.26%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (9.40%) Business Continuity
8 11 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (9.40%) Service Management
8 11 (9.40%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.69%) Incident Management
9 9 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 9 (7.69%) Project Management
10 8 (6.84%) Application Virtualisation
10 8 (6.84%) Change Management
10 8 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.84%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.97%) Python
2 14 (11.97%) SQL
3 11 (9.40%) Ruby
4 10 (8.55%) Bash Shell
5 9 (7.69%) VBScript
6 4 (3.42%) VB
7 2 (1.71%) Go
7 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.71%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (17.95%) MCSE
1 21 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (16.24%) MCSA
3 18 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (12.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (10.26%) CCA
6 11 (9.40%) MCP
7 5 (4.27%) Degree
7 5 (4.27%) SC Cleared
7 5 (4.27%) Security Cleared
8 4 (3.42%) APMP
9 3 (2.56%) CCAA
9 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.71%) CCNA
10 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.71%) MCITP
11 1 (0.85%) CCNP
11 1 (0.85%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.84%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 84 (71.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (49.57%) Active Directory
3 52 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 51 (43.59%) XenApp
5 45 (38.46%) XenDesktop
6 22 (18.80%) vSphere
7 20 (17.09%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (16.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 12 (10.26%) Docker
10 7 (5.98%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (5.98%) Xen
11 5 (4.27%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (2.56%) Terminal Services
12 3 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.71%) Postfix
14 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.85%) Firmware
14 1 (0.85%) vCloud
14 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) SCCM
2 12 (10.26%) Kubernetes
3 11 (9.40%) Ansible
4 9 (7.69%) Puppet
4 9 (7.69%) Terraform
5 8 (6.84%) XenMobile
6 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (5.98%) vRealize
7 6 (5.13%) vCenter Server
8 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (3.42%) Nagios
10 2 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.71%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (1.71%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.71%) WSUS
11 1 (0.85%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.85%) SCOM
11 1 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 88 (75.21%) Citrix
2 87 (74.36%) VMware
3 67 (57.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.26%) Cisco
5 10 (8.55%) IBM
6 9 (7.69%) HP
7 8 (6.84%) Google
7 8 (6.84%) Ivanti
8 4 (3.42%) AppDynamics
8 4 (3.42%) Mitel
8 4 (3.42%) Oracle
8 4 (3.42%) Splunk
9 3 (2.56%) NetApp
9 3 (2.56%) SonicWALL
9 3 (2.56%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.71%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.71%) Dell
10 2 (1.71%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.71%) Kaspersky
10 2 (1.71%) SolarWinds