Period
to 18 November 2017

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

Citrix XenServer
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 318 343
Rank change year-on-year -16 +25 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 14 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 1.39% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 17
South West median annual salary £33,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.11% - +128.81%
10th Percentile £29,400 £35,178 £30,500
90th Percentile £58,900 £71,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - +6.25%

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 1368 1437 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.33% 13.14% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1159 1261
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -1.96% +3.48%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,264 £20,000
90th Percentile £55,436 £53,750 £57,500
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 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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Bristol -28 12 £33,000 -51.11% 1
Somerset -1 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £25,000 -
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Citrix
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Wireless
3 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
3 11 (78.57%) Veeam
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 10 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
4 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (71.43%) Cisco
5 9 (64.29%) Avaya
5 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
6 8 (57.14%) SAN
6 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (42.86%) Information Security
7 6 (42.86%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (21.43%) Degree
8 3 (21.43%) vSphere
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) MCSE
8 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms

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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (14.29%) CloudStack
4 2 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) Wireless
2 8 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
1 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Information Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Information Systems Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Systems Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 6 (42.86%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (71.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (42.86%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) DSDM
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) OWASP
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Ruby
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Xen
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Cobbler
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
1 2 (14.29%) Terraform
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.14%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Veeam
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Avaya
5 2 (14.29%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) AppSense
6 1 (7.14%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (7.14%) EMC
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Webroot