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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
England / South East
Rank 373 419 410
Rank change year-on-year +46 -9  
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 22 36 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 1.33% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 36
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.69% -3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +38.55% +3.75%  

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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2035 2709 2826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 13.75% 14.07% 13.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1725 2338 2357
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 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
Surrey +38 12 £57,500 +9.52%
Berkshire +29 7 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Oxfordshire +4 2 £23,500 -27.69%
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 - 1
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Linux
3 28 (62.22%) VMware
4 26 (57.78%) Citrix
5 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
7 17 (37.78%) Unix
8 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 15 (33.33%) CentOS
8 15 (33.33%) XenApp
9 13 (28.89%) XenDesktop
9 13 (28.89%) Python
9 13 (28.89%) Java
10 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
10 12 (26.67%) DevOps
11 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
12 10 (22.22%) Firewall
12 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 10 (22.22%) High Availability
13 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (20.00%) SaaS
13 9 (20.00%) Puppet
13 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (20.00%) Performance Management

XenServer
Top Related 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 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Eloqua
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (20.00%) SaaS
3 7 (15.56%) Office 365
4 6 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (13.33%) Responsys
4 6 (13.33%) Taleo
5 5 (11.11%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 9 (20.00%) DNS
3 8 (17.78%) DHCP
3 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) VPN
5 6 (13.33%) LAN
5 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
5 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (13.33%) WAN
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) SNMP
7 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.33%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Games
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Administrator
2 9 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (15.56%) Lead DevOps
3 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) DBA
4 6 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 6 (13.33%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) User Experience
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.33%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) Public Cloud
3 5 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.22%) Online Games
6 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (88.89%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Linux
3 20 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 17 (37.78%) Unix
5 15 (33.33%) CentOS
6 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (20.00%) Solaris
8 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
8 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 5 (11.11%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
11 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
11 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
12 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps
2 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 10 (22.22%) High Availability
2 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 9 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 8 (17.78%) Security Management
5 7 (15.56%) Line Management
6 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.33%) ETL
6 6 (13.33%) Statistics
7 5 (11.11%) Analytics
7 5 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
7 5 (11.11%) Bioinformatics
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Kanban
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) Java
1 13 (28.89%) Python
2 12 (26.67%) Shell Script
3 9 (20.00%) SQL
4 7 (15.56%) PowerShell
5 6 (13.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (13.33%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) Groovy
5 6 (13.33%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) C#
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) CCA
3 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.22%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) XenApp
3 13 (28.89%) XenDesktop
4 7 (15.56%) MetaFrame
5 6 (13.33%) Terminal Services
5 6 (13.33%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (11.11%) DFS Replication
7 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (6.67%) vSphere
9 2 (4.44%) Postfix
10 1 (2.22%) KVM
10 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (20.00%) Puppet
2 8 (17.78%) EdgeSight
3 6 (13.33%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) WSUS
5 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) VMware
2 26 (57.78%) Citrix
3 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 9 (20.00%) Sun
5 5 (11.11%) Aquila
5 5 (11.11%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) Aruba
7 1 (2.22%) F5
7 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.22%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.22%) NetApp
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Wyse
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