Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 843 753
Rank change year-on-year +2 -90 -59
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 309 414 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.46% 1.74% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 269 379 482
England median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,450 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £69,875
UK median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% - -5.56%

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 England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 21121 23807 25467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.65% 12.50% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17877 20326 21137
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,125 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in England

XenServer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for XenServer in England

XenServer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in England

XenServer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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 -6 118 £57,500 +5.99% 6
North of England +13 113 £58,750 +38.24% 4
Yorkshire +54 78 £57,500 +35.29% 1
South East +62 36 £45,000 - 1
North West -48 34 £60,000 +41.18% 3
East of England -7 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Midlands +23 14 £30,000 -25.00%
West Midlands +32 10 £30,000 -25.00%
South West +12 10 £45,250 -32.96% 2
East Midlands -10 4 £57,500 +53.33%
North East - 1 £27,500 -
XenServer
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 England region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 200 (64.72%) Linux
2 166 (53.72%) Windows
3 147 (47.57%) DevOps
4 143 (46.28%) SQL
5 140 (45.31%) Citrix
6 139 (44.98%) vSphere
7 126 (40.78%) VMware
8 123 (39.81%) Bash Shell
9 121 (39.16%) Puppet
10 120 (38.83%) Unix
11 117 (37.86%) Python
12 116 (37.54%) Opscode Chef
13 114 (36.89%) Ruby
14 112 (36.25%) Oracle
15 110 (35.60%) Active Directory
16 109 (35.28%) Xen
16 109 (35.28%) Continuous Integration
17 107 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
18 105 (33.98%) Shell Script
18 105 (33.98%) OpenStack
18 105 (33.98%) CloudStack
19 103 (33.33%) DSDM
19 103 (33.33%) Scrum
20 102 (33.01%) Microsoft
20 102 (33.01%) EnterpriseDB
21 98 (31.72%) Configuration Management
22 97 (31.39%) SAN
22 97 (31.39%) VMware Infrastructure
23 90 (29.13%) Tivoli
23 90 (29.13%) RUP

XenServer
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
1 105 (33.98%) CloudStack
1 105 (33.98%) OpenStack
2 65 (21.04%) MS Exchange
3 44 (14.24%) Apache
4 36 (11.65%) Tomcat
5 34 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (10.03%) WebLogic
7 28 (9.06%) JBoss
7 28 (9.06%) WebSphere
8 25 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2013
9 20 (6.47%) SharePoint
10 11 (3.56%) IIS
11 10 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
11 10 (3.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (2.59%) Skype for Business
13 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 11 (3.56%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Eloqua
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 80 (25.89%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.77%) Office 365
4 6 (1.94%) Joyent
5 5 (1.62%) G Suite
5 5 (1.62%) SaaS
6 3 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (0.97%) IaaS
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Service Cloud
6 3 (0.97%) Responsys
6 3 (0.97%) Taleo
7 2 (0.65%) GitHub
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.32%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.32%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.32%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (31.39%) SAN
2 87 (28.16%) Firewall
3 73 (23.62%) DNS
4 58 (18.77%) TCP/IP
5 57 (18.45%) LAN
6 52 (16.83%) VPN
7 48 (15.53%) WAN
8 47 (15.21%) iSCSI
9 45 (14.56%) DHCP
10 37 (11.97%) VLAN
11 33 (10.68%) LDAP
12 29 (9.39%) NetScaler
12 29 (9.39%) SNMP
13 24 (7.77%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (6.47%) NAS
15 19 (6.15%) MRTG
15 19 (6.15%) Remote Desktop
16 14 (4.53%) Cisco PIX
16 14 (4.53%) MPLS
17 13 (4.21%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (15.86%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.89%) MySQL
3 22 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (6.47%) MariaDB
5 15 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (3.24%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.27%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.65%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 40 (12.94%) Jenkins
2 36 (11.65%) TeamCity
3 26 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.41%) Subversion
4 6 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.65%) GitLab
6 2 (0.65%) JIRA
7 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 39 (12.62%) Finance
2 19 (6.15%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.50%) Back Office
4 16 (5.18%) Marketing
5 15 (4.85%) Banking
6 13 (4.21%) Electronics
6 13 (4.21%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.91%) Law
8 6 (1.94%) Retail
9 3 (0.97%) Legal
10 2 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (35.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (23.95%) Platform Engineer
3 47 (15.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 40 (12.94%) Administrator
5 36 (11.65%) Linux Administrator
6 34 (11.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 33 (10.68%) Analyst
8 32 (10.36%) Systems Administrator
9 30 (9.71%) Support Analyst
10 28 (9.06%) DevOps Administrator
10 28 (9.06%) Linux DevOps Administrator
10 28 (9.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 23 (7.44%) Citrix Engineer
12 21 (6.80%) Linux Engineer
13 18 (5.83%) Linux Support
14 17 (5.50%) Support Engineer
15 15 (4.85%) Senior Analyst
16 14 (4.53%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 14 (4.53%) Senior Support Analyst
16 14 (4.53%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.00%) .NET
2 23 (7.44%) LAMP
3 3 (0.97%) Django
3 3 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (0.65%) Web Services
5 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.32%) Celery
5 1 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.12%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.47%) Clustering
4 11 (3.56%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.59%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (2.59%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.94%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.62%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.62%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.29%) NHS
10 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.65%) Cyber Attack
12 1 (0.32%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
12 1 (0.32%) Fintech
12 1 (0.32%) iPad
12 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 200 (64.72%) Linux
2 166 (53.72%) Windows
3 120 (38.83%) Unix
4 85 (27.51%) Windows Server
5 76 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 69 (22.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (16.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (15.86%) CentOS
9 39 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (6.80%) Windows 7
11 16 (5.18%) Windows 10
12 13 (4.21%) Solaris
13 9 (2.91%) Windows XP
14 8 (2.59%) Mac OS X
15 5 (1.62%) Windows 2000
16 4 (1.29%) SmartOS
16 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.97%) AIX
17 3 (0.97%) Debian
17 3 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (47.57%) DevOps
2 109 (35.28%) Continuous Integration
3 107 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (33.33%) DSDM
4 103 (33.33%) Scrum
5 98 (31.72%) Configuration Management
6 90 (29.13%) RUP
7 65 (21.04%) ITIL
8 41 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
9 38 (12.30%) Disaster Recovery
10 33 (10.68%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.77%) OWASP
12 23 (7.44%) Auto-Scaling
12 23 (7.44%) Load Balancing
13 15 (4.85%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.85%) Project Management
14 14 (4.53%) Presales
15 13 (4.21%) Digital Marketing
15 13 (4.21%) Programme Management
16 12 (3.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (46.28%) SQL
2 123 (39.81%) Bash Shell
3 117 (37.86%) Python
4 114 (36.89%) Ruby
5 105 (33.98%) Shell Script
6 27 (8.74%) PowerShell
7 24 (7.77%) Perl
8 21 (6.80%) Java
9 8 (2.59%) Korn
10 7 (2.27%) VBA
11 5 (1.62%) C
11 5 (1.62%) VB
11 5 (1.62%) VBScript
12 1 (0.32%) C++
12 1 (0.32%) F#
12 1 (0.32%) Haskell
12 1 (0.32%) ML
12 1 (0.32%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 18 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (5.50%) CCNA
2 17 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (5.18%) AWS Certification
3 16 (5.18%) MCSE
4 10 (3.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (2.91%) RHCE
6 8 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
6 8 (2.59%) MCP
7 6 (1.94%) CCA
7 6 (1.94%) Degree
7 6 (1.94%) VCP5
8 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
9 4 (1.29%) PhD
10 3 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.65%) APMP
11 2 (0.65%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.65%) MCSA
12 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.32%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.91%) SLA
2 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.65%) QA
3 1 (0.32%) GCP
System Software
1 139 (44.98%) vSphere
2 110 (35.60%) Active Directory
3 109 (35.28%) Xen
4 97 (31.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 88 (28.48%) Hyper-V
5 88 (28.48%) XenApp
6 54 (17.48%) XenDesktop
7 44 (14.24%) KVM
8 29 (9.39%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (6.15%) Terminal Services
10 15 (4.85%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (4.53%) VMware Workstation
12 13 (4.21%) NFS
13 11 (3.56%) iptables
14 10 (3.24%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (2.91%) vCloud
16 5 (1.62%) ISA Server
17 4 (1.29%) Docker
18 3 (0.97%) Firmware
19 2 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 121 (39.16%) Puppet
2 116 (37.54%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (29.13%) Tivoli
4 89 (28.80%) Cobbler
5 51 (16.50%) Ansible
6 30 (9.71%) Nagios
7 25 (8.09%) Terraform
8 23 (7.44%) SCOM
9 21 (6.80%) SCCM
10 20 (6.47%) SELinux
11 19 (6.15%) Icinga
11 19 (6.15%) WSUS
12 17 (5.50%) Oracle ZFS
13 14 (4.53%) Failover Clustering
13 14 (4.53%) ZABBIX
14 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 8 (2.59%) OpenView
14 8 (2.59%) PowerCLI
14 8 (2.59%) SCVMM
14 8 (2.59%) WMI
Vendors
1 140 (45.31%) Citrix
2 126 (40.78%) VMware
3 112 (36.25%) Oracle
4 102 (33.01%) EnterpriseDB
4 102 (33.01%) Microsoft
5 75 (24.27%) Red Hat
6 64 (20.71%) Cisco
7 41 (13.27%) HP
8 21 (6.80%) NetApp
9 20 (6.47%) Dell
10 16 (5.18%) EMC
11 15 (4.85%) McAfee
12 14 (4.53%) Dell Compellent
12 14 (4.53%) F5
13 13 (4.21%) SAP
14 10 (3.24%) Isilon
14 10 (3.24%) Vyatta
15 8 (2.59%) EqualLogic
15 8 (2.59%) Veeam
16 7 (2.27%) AppSense
Southampton, Hampshire
Nuvola Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Posted: 19 days ago