Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 502 501 543
Rank change year-on-year -1 +42 +17
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 31 34 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.71% 0.84% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 60
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £31,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £47,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% -

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 4,349 4,041 5,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.67% 13.88% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,487 3,477 4,468
South East median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,750 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in the South East over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 August 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
Surrey +31 22 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire -5 9 £66,250 +47.22%
Thames Valley -12 9 £66,250 +47.22%
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 27 (87.10%) Citrix
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (54.84%) NetScaler
5 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
6 13 (41.94%) XenDesktop
6 13 (41.94%) Citrix Certification
7 12 (38.71%) JIRA
7 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (35.48%) XenApp
8 11 (35.48%) vSphere
8 11 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
8 11 (35.48%) Windows
9 10 (32.26%) DevOps
10 8 (25.81%) Bitbucket
10 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
10 8 (25.81%) Microservices
10 8 (25.81%) Public Cloud
10 8 (25.81%) Continuous Deployment
10 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (25.81%) Web Services
10 8 (25.81%) ITIL
10 8 (25.81%) Unix
10 8 (25.81%) Perl
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Cisco

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 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) NetScaler
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 4 (12.90%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
4 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) JIRA
2 8 (25.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (25.81%) Bitbucket
2 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Games
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix Support
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Account Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
6 2 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Linux Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (19.35%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
1 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (25.81%) Unix
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows XP
5 4 (12.90%) Linux
6 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) DevOps
2 8 (25.81%) Continuous Deployment
2 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) Microservices
3 7 (22.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
4 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
5 5 (16.13%) Time Management
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (12.90%) Open Source
6 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
6 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (12.90%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (12.90%) Web Filtering
7 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
8 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Perl
1 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
1 8 (25.81%) Python
1 8 (25.81%) Shell Script
2 6 (19.35%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Bash Shell
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) Hyper-V
3 13 (41.94%) XenDesktop
4 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
4 11 (35.48%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (35.48%) vSphere
4 11 (35.48%) XenApp
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (12.90%) KVM
6 4 (12.90%) Xen
7 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) vCenter Server
1 6 (19.35%) XenMobile
2 5 (16.13%) EdgeSight
2 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) SCOM
3 4 (12.90%) Ansible
3 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Citrix
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Atlassian
3 8 (25.81%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Ivanti
5 4 (12.90%) Veeam
6 2 (6.45%) NVIDIA
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow