Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > South West
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 314 322 327
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.10% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.76% 0.96% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 16
South West median annual salary £43,250 £33,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.06% -51.11% -
10th Percentile £32,350 £29,400 £38,214
90th Percentile £48,200 £34,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £42,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.05% +5.56% +5.88%

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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,309 1,463 1,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.16% 14.30% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,184 1,155
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,775 £22,150 £21,264
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in the South West

XenServer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for XenServer in the South West

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in the South West over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for XenServer in the South West

XenServer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Wiltshire - 5 £46,000 -
Dorset +6 3 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Somerset +17 1 £34,500 -
Devon - 1 £25,500 -
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 West region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) CCA
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) MCSE
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) XenApp
4 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
4 5 (50.00%) Ivanti
4 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
4 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) SCOM
4 5 (50.00%) System Testing
4 5 (50.00%) Wyse
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (20.00%) Site Server
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 5 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (50.00%) System Testing
2 5 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) CCA
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (70.00%) MCSE
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (20.00%) Xen
5 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Ivanti
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Wyse
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Sage
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) Mitel
6 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (10.00%) Veeam