Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > South East
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 523 570
Rank change year-on-year -16 +47 +21
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 39 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.87% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 66
South East median annual salary £30,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +25.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £33,200 £59,800 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% -

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,211 4,458 5,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.46% 14.23% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3,520 3,769 4,868
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in the South East

XenServer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for XenServer in the South East

XenServer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Hampshire -13 7 £30,000 -16.67% 1
Thames Valley +7 6 - - 3
Berkshire +6 6 - - 3
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South East region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) NetScaler
3 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 9 (69.23%) DHCP
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
4 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) XenApp
6 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
6 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
7 6 (46.15%) CCA
7 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (46.15%) SAN
7 6 (46.15%) Ivanti
7 6 (46.15%) SCCM
7 6 (46.15%) SCOM
7 6 (46.15%) Time Management
7 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
7 6 (46.15%) vSphere
7 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (46.15%) EdgeSight
8 5 (38.46%) Wireshark

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) NetScaler
2 9 (69.23%) DHCP
2 9 (69.23%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (38.46%) Wireshark
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 2 (15.38%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 10
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCA
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (69.23%) Hyper-V
2 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) XenApp
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (46.15%) vSphere
5 5 (38.46%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) EdgeSight
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Ivanti
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
4 4 (30.77%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Brocade