Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix Hypervisor over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Hypervisor (formerly XenServer)
UK
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1039 678 958
Rank change year-on-year -361 +280 +30
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 25 36 126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.073% 0.093%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.40% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 35 102
10th Percentile £35,250 £30,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,500 £36,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.35% -26.00% -
75th Percentile £43,750 £43,125 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £50,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £36,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% -17.71% -4.89%

Citrix Hypervisor is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 22,599 9,102 23,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.85% 18.45% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15,552 7,821 19,549
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £25,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Citrix Hypervisor
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Citrix Hypervisor as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix Hypervisor in the UK

Citrix Hypervisor
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor.

Salary trend for Citrix Hypervisor in the UK

Citrix Hypervisor
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor over the 6 months to 26 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Citrix Hypervisor in the UK

Citrix Hypervisor
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor within the UK over the 6 months to 26 October 2021. 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
England -338 25 £37,500 +4.17% 7
London -250 13 £37,500 +3.45% 4
UK excluding London -249 12 £38,000 +5.56% 3
North of England -138 4 £41,250 -1.79% 2
Yorkshire -100 3 £42,500 -3.41% 1
South East -175 3 £37,500 +20.00%
East of England - 3 £32,500 -
South West - 2 £40,000 -
Midlands -116 1 - - 1
Work from Home -274 1 £40,000 +6.67%
North East - 1 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 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 with a requirement for Citrix Hypervisor.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
3 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (76.00%) Azure
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft 365
5 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (64.00%) Windows
7 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
8 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (40.00%) Bloomberg
9 10 (40.00%) SQL
9 10 (40.00%) VMware Server
9 10 (40.00%) Analytics
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
9 10 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
10 9 (36.00%) Ivanti
11 8 (32.00%) LAN
12 7 (28.00%) DHCP
12 7 (28.00%) DNS
13 6 (24.00%) WAN
13 6 (24.00%) Google
13 6 (24.00%) vSphere
13 6 (24.00%) AWS
13 6 (24.00%) GCP
13 6 (24.00%) Presales
14 5 (20.00%) XenApp
14 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
14 5 (20.00%) SCCM
14 5 (20.00%) Cisco

Citrix Hypervisor
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (76.00%) Azure
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft 365
3 6 (24.00%) AWS
3 6 (24.00%) GCP
4 4 (16.00%) IaaS
4 4 (16.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) DHCP
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) SD-WAN
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Analytics
1 10 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 6 (24.00%) Presales
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.00%) Project Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) SIEM
4 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.00%) Availability Management
5 2 (8.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Operational Stability
5 2 (8.00%) Server Management
5 2 (8.00%) Server Patching
5 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Server+ Certification
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 10 (40.00%) VMware Server
4 6 (24.00%) vSphere
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) XenApp
5 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (92.00%) Citrix
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) Bloomberg
5 9 (36.00%) Ivanti
6 6 (24.00%) Google
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) LogRhythm
9 1 (4.00%) BMC
9 1 (4.00%) CyberArk