Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 202 205
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 13 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.23% 0.29% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 2.36% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 30
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £39,875 £41,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £49,625 £60,125
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -15.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 669 550 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.11% 12.25% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 563 444 557
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +12.58%
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £61,750
East of England median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +9.09% +2.67%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for XenServer in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Watford - 9 £45,000 - 1
Stevenage - 1 £55,000 -
XenServer
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) XenApp
2 8 (80.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
6 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (20.00%) Veeam
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) CentOS
7 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (20.00%) KVM
7 2 (20.00%) NAS
7 2 (20.00%) Ansible
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) Puppet
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) Replication
7 2 (20.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IMAP
1 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) SMTP
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Junior
2 2 (20.00%) Junior DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SLA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) CentOS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 2 (20.00%) DevOps
1 2 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) XenApp
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (20.00%) KVM
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Veeam
3 2 (20.00%) VMware