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

Citrix XenServer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 511 532 553
Rank change year-on-year +21 +21 +45
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 24 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.083% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 0.60% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 38
South East median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £31,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,875 £58,975
England median annual salary £45,000 £53,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year -16.28% +25.00% +1.18%

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 4,193 4,134 4,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.58% 13.41% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,425 3,587 4,215
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,000 £62,500
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 November 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 November 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 +34 14 £55,000 -12.00%
Thames Valley +6 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Berkshire -6 5 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 20 (83.33%) Citrix
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (54.17%) JIRA
4 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (45.83%) NetScaler
5 11 (45.83%) DevOps
6 10 (41.67%) XenApp
6 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
6 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
6 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 10 (41.67%) CCA
6 10 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
6 10 (41.67%) Windows
7 9 (37.50%) Perl
7 9 (37.50%) Web Services
7 9 (37.50%) Python
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
7 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 9 (37.50%) Games
7 9 (37.50%) Atlassian
7 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (37.50%) Degree
7 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 9 (37.50%) Bitbucket
7 9 (37.50%) Microservices

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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) NetScaler
2 4 (16.67%) DHCP
2 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) JIRA
2 9 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (37.50%) Bitbucket
2 9 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 9 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Citrix Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix Support
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Support
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Applications Support
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Linux Support
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) DevOps
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Deployment
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (37.50%) Microservices
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Presales
6 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Perl
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 9 (37.50%) Python
1 9 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 4 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) CCA
1 10 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 6 (25.00%) MCSA
3 6 (25.00%) MCSE
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) XenApp
2 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.67%) KVM
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (16.67%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) Xen
5 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 4 (16.67%) Ansible
2 4 (16.67%) EdgeSight
2 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (16.67%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Citrix
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 19 (79.17%) VMware
3 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
4 9 (37.50%) Atlassian
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Veeam