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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 686 700 657
Rank change year-on-year +14 -43  
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 156 238 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 1.97% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 130 217 229
Median salary £57,500 £44,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.68% +2.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year +35.29% +0.59%  

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 10208 12107 13060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.45% 12.46% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8642 10289 10778
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 29 April 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +44 58 £57,500 +35.29% 3
London +15 50 £60,000 +20.00% 1
North West -30 20 £70,000 +64.70% 4
South East +46 14 £42,500 -15.00% 1
West Midlands +18 6 £30,000 -25.00%
South West +15 4 £43,750 -36.36% 1
East of England +5 3 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East Midlands -1 1 £55,000 +37.50%
XenServer
UK

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 221 (67.79%) Linux
2 198 (60.74%) Windows
3 158 (48.47%) vSphere
4 151 (46.32%) DevOps
5 149 (45.71%) VMware
6 147 (45.09%) SQL
7 138 (42.33%) Unix
7 138 (42.33%) Python
8 134 (41.10%) Puppet
9 130 (39.88%) Citrix
9 130 (39.88%) Shell Script
10 127 (38.96%) Oracle
10 127 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
10 127 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
11 122 (37.42%) Xen
12 121 (37.12%) Ruby
13 120 (36.81%) Scrum
13 120 (36.81%) OpenStack
13 120 (36.81%) CloudStack
14 118 (36.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 116 (35.58%) Bash Shell
16 115 (35.28%) DSDM
17 113 (34.66%) EnterpriseDB
18 111 (34.05%) Microsoft
19 109 (33.44%) Firewall
20 108 (33.13%) Configuration Management
21 98 (30.06%) Active Directory
22 97 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
23 90 (27.61%) Cobbler

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
1 120 (36.81%) CloudStack
1 120 (36.81%) OpenStack
2 45 (13.80%) MS Exchange
3 44 (13.50%) WebLogic
4 38 (11.66%) JBoss
4 38 (11.66%) WebSphere
5 29 (8.90%) Apache
6 28 (8.59%) IIS
7 26 (7.98%) SharePoint
8 23 (7.06%) Tomcat
9 18 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (4.29%) Skype for Business
13 9 (2.76%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
15 7 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (1.53%) IBM Notes
17 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 16 (4.91%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.84%) Eloqua
1 6 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (29.75%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.06%) Office 365
4 12 (3.68%) SaaS
5 10 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.84%) Responsys
6 6 (1.84%) Taleo
7 5 (1.53%) iPaaS
8 4 (1.23%) Joyent
9 3 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.61%) IaaS
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.31%) G Suite
11 1 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.31%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 109 (33.44%) Firewall
2 81 (24.85%) SAN
3 79 (24.23%) DNS
4 72 (22.09%) TCP/IP
5 54 (16.56%) DHCP
6 49 (15.03%) VPN
7 48 (14.72%) LAN
8 47 (14.42%) WAN
9 30 (9.20%) iSCSI
10 24 (7.36%) SNMP
11 21 (6.44%) LDAP
12 20 (6.13%) NetScaler
13 19 (5.83%) NAS
14 17 (5.21%) Remote Desktop
14 17 (5.21%) VLAN
15 16 (4.91%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (4.91%) SSH
15 16 (4.91%) VoIP
16 15 (4.60%) ADSL
16 15 (4.60%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 34 (10.43%) MySQL
3 14 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (3.99%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.68%) MariaDB
5 12 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (3.07%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.84%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.84%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.92%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.61%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.61%) Redis
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.31%) DB2
Development Applications
1 59 (18.10%) Jenkins
2 47 (14.42%) TeamCity
3 32 (9.82%) Git (software)
4 23 (7.06%) Subversion
5 7 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.61%) Maven
8 1 (0.31%) JIRA
General
1 32 (9.82%) Finance
2 14 (4.29%) Banking
3 8 (2.45%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.15%) Electronics
4 7 (2.15%) Law
4 7 (2.15%) Marketing
5 6 (1.84%) Retail
6 5 (1.53%) Back Office
7 4 (1.23%) Billing
7 4 (1.23%) Legal
7 4 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.31%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 122 (37.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 69 (21.17%) Platform Engineer
3 37 (11.35%) Administrator
4 34 (10.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 34 (10.43%) Systems Administrator
5 26 (7.98%) Analyst
5 26 (7.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (7.98%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (6.75%) Linux Administrator
7 21 (6.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 20 (6.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 20 (6.13%) Support Analyst
9 19 (5.83%) Citrix Engineer
10 18 (5.52%) AWS Engineer
10 18 (5.52%) Support Engineer
11 17 (5.21%) IT Support
12 16 (4.91%) IT Engineer
13 15 (4.60%) AWS DevOps
13 15 (4.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.11%) .NET
2 17 (5.21%) LAMP
3 15 (4.60%) Web Services
4 6 (1.84%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.61%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.61%) Django
8 1 (0.31%) Celery
8 1 (0.31%) libvirt
8 1 (0.31%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 18 (5.52%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.91%) Driving Licence
5 15 (4.60%) Clustering
6 10 (3.07%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.07%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.45%) PKI
8 7 (2.15%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.15%) Hybrid Cloud
8 7 (2.15%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.15%) User Experience
9 6 (1.84%) Cyber Attack
9 6 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 5 (1.53%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.53%) NHS
11 4 (1.23%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 221 (67.79%) Linux
2 198 (60.74%) Windows
3 138 (42.33%) Unix
4 90 (27.61%) Windows Server
5 60 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (18.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (18.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 43 (13.19%) CentOS
8 27 (8.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (6.44%) Windows 10
10 17 (5.21%) Ubuntu
11 16 (4.91%) Debian
12 15 (4.60%) Windows 7
12 15 (4.60%) Windows 8
13 14 (4.29%) Solaris
14 11 (3.37%) Windows XP
15 8 (2.45%) Mac OS X
16 6 (1.84%) Windows 2000
17 5 (1.53%) Apple iOS
18 3 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (46.32%) DevOps
2 127 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (38.96%) Continuous Integration
3 120 (36.81%) Scrum
4 115 (35.28%) DSDM
5 108 (33.13%) Configuration Management
6 90 (27.61%) RUP
7 79 (24.23%) ITIL
8 44 (13.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 33 (10.12%) Performance Tuning
10 29 (8.90%) Load Balancing
11 23 (7.06%) OWASP
12 22 (6.75%) Auto-Scaling
13 21 (6.44%) High Availability
14 17 (5.21%) Mentoring
15 15 (4.60%) Presales
16 13 (3.99%) Performance Monitoring
17 12 (3.68%) Statistics
18 11 (3.37%) Migration
18 11 (3.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (45.09%) SQL
2 138 (42.33%) Python
3 130 (39.88%) Shell Script
4 121 (37.12%) Ruby
5 116 (35.58%) Bash Shell
6 35 (10.74%) PowerShell
7 33 (10.12%) Java
8 18 (5.52%) Perl
9 10 (3.07%) VBA
10 7 (2.15%) C++
11 6 (1.84%) Groovy
12 4 (1.23%) C
13 3 (0.92%) VB
13 3 (0.92%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) F#
14 1 (0.31%) Haskell
14 1 (0.31%) Korn
14 1 (0.31%) ML
14 1 (0.31%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (5.21%) MCSE
3 14 (4.29%) CCNA
3 14 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.99%) AWS Certification
4 13 (3.99%) MCP
5 11 (3.37%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (3.37%) Degree
6 10 (3.07%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.76%) CCA
7 9 (2.76%) PhD
7 9 (2.76%) RHCE
8 6 (1.84%) CISSP
8 6 (1.84%) VCP5
9 5 (1.53%) CISM
10 4 (1.23%) CCSA
10 4 (1.23%) JNCIA
10 4 (1.23%) VCAP
11 3 (0.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (2.45%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.84%) SLA
3 3 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 158 (48.47%) vSphere
2 122 (37.42%) Xen
3 118 (36.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 98 (30.06%) Active Directory
5 71 (21.78%) XenApp
6 61 (18.71%) Hyper-V
7 50 (15.34%) XenDesktop
8 18 (5.52%) VMware ESX
9 15 (4.60%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
10 12 (3.68%) KVM
11 10 (3.07%) Terminal Services
12 7 (2.15%) MetaFrame
12 7 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (2.15%) vCloud
13 6 (1.84%) Docker
14 5 (1.53%) DFS Replication
15 4 (1.23%) iptables
16 3 (0.92%) ISA Server
16 3 (0.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 134 (41.10%) Puppet
2 127 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (27.61%) Cobbler
4 89 (27.30%) Tivoli
5 52 (15.95%) Ansible
6 22 (6.75%) Terraform
7 21 (6.44%) Nagios
8 17 (5.21%) SCCM
9 16 (4.91%) Backup Exec
10 15 (4.60%) Icinga
10 15 (4.60%) SELinux
11 11 (3.37%) Failover Clustering
11 11 (3.37%) XenMobile
12 10 (3.07%) SCOM
13 9 (2.76%) EdgeSight
13 9 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 7 (2.15%) Salt
14 7 (2.15%) SCVMM
14 7 (2.15%) WMI
14 7 (2.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 149 (45.71%) VMware
2 130 (39.88%) Citrix
3 127 (38.96%) Oracle
4 113 (34.66%) EnterpriseDB
5 111 (34.05%) Microsoft
6 73 (22.39%) Red Hat
7 59 (18.10%) Cisco
8 51 (15.64%) HP
9 33 (10.12%) EMC
10 32 (9.82%) NetApp
11 12 (3.68%) Dell
12 11 (3.37%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.37%) Veeam
13 10 (3.07%) Dell Compellent
13 10 (3.07%) Palo Alto
13 10 (3.07%) Symantec
14 9 (2.76%) IronPort
14 9 (2.76%) Polycom
14 9 (2.76%) Sun
15 8 (2.45%) Juniper
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus package and on call allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
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