Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 531 557 586
Rank change year-on-year +26 +29 -18
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 24 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.078% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 0.82% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 52
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -20.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,800 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,900 £68,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +26.44% +2.35% +2.41%

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 4118 4979 5832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 13.38% 14.15% 13.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3571 4238 4891
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Berkshire +32 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Thames Valley +30 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Hampshire +16 8 £32,500 -16.13% 4
Surrey +7 5 £62,500 +212.50%
West Sussex -13 1 £32,500 -29.35%
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Citrix
2 21 (87.50%) Hyper-V
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (79.17%) Cisco
5 17 (70.83%) Windows
6 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
6 14 (58.33%) Firewall
6 14 (58.33%) KVM
7 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (50.00%) XenApp
8 12 (50.00%) DNS
8 12 (50.00%) DHCP
9 11 (45.83%) VPN
9 11 (45.83%) VLAN
10 10 (41.67%) Linux
10 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
10 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
10 10 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
10 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
11 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
11 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
11 9 (37.50%) LAN
11 9 (37.50%) WAN
11 9 (37.50%) CCNA
11 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification

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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Apache
2 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
4 1 (4.17%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 12 (50.00%) DHCP
2 12 (50.00%) DNS
3 11 (45.83%) VLAN
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) Remote Desktop
5 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 9 (37.50%) WAN
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
6 8 (33.33%) MPLS
7 7 (29.17%) NetScaler
8 4 (16.67%) SAN
9 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
10 2 (8.33%) Wireshark
11 1 (4.17%) FCoE
11 1 (4.17%) NAS
11 1 (4.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Back Office
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Electronics
3 7 (29.17%) Manufacturing
3 7 (29.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 9 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Linux Support
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Systems Support Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 7 (29.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) EMC Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) EMC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.33%) Android
7 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) DevOps
1 8 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Programme Management
3 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
3 5 (20.83%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Information Security
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) CCNA
1 9 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) CCA
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VCP6
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) KVM
3 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) XenApp
5 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
5 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (12.50%) vSphere
9 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
10 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) WSUS
1 8 (33.33%) ZABBIX
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) EdgeSight
3 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (8.33%) XenMobile
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
4 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) PowerCLI
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
4 1 (4.17%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Citrix
3 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (79.17%) Cisco
5 8 (33.33%) F5
5 8 (33.33%) McAfee
6 7 (29.17%) SAP
7 6 (25.00%) Brocade
7 6 (25.00%) Dell
7 6 (25.00%) HP
8 5 (20.83%) EMC
8 5 (20.83%) Isilon
9 4 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (16.67%) Supermicro
10 2 (8.33%) AppSense
10 2 (8.33%) Juniper
10 2 (8.33%) NetApp
11 1 (4.17%) Draytek
11 1 (4.17%) Google
11 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL