Period
to 24 November 2020

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 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix Hypervisor (formerly XenServer)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 668 940 990
Rank change year-on-year +272 +50 -35
Permanent jobs citing Citrix Hypervisor 41 119 167
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.089% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.52% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 41 95 152
Median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +16.67% -16.28%
10th Percentile £25,000 £36,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £46,000 £66,250 £71,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +16.67% -18.18%

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 10,195 23,023 24,496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 17.18% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8,719 18,939 19,991
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%

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 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Citrix Hypervisor in the UK

Citrix Hypervisor
Top 10 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 24 November 2020. 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 +281 38 £35,000 -33.33% 6
UK excluding London +217 21 £35,000 -33.33% 3
London +219 17 £35,000 -41.67% 3
South East +186 11 £30,000 -50.00%
North of England +127 9 £38,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire +105 6 £42,000 -20.00%
North West +111 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Midlands +91 1 £32,000 -36.00%
West Midlands +75 1 £32,000 -34.02%
Work from Home -28 1 £37,500 -37.50%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, 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 32 (78.05%) Citrix
2 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
3 29 (70.73%) Windows
4 28 (68.29%) VMware
5 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
6 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
6 20 (48.78%) DHCP
6 20 (48.78%) DNS
6 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
6 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
7 18 (43.90%) Azure
8 17 (41.46%) XenApp
8 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (39.02%) XenDesktop
9 16 (39.02%) Office 365
10 15 (36.59%) WAN
10 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
10 15 (36.59%) LAN
11 14 (34.15%) VPN
12 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
12 12 (29.27%) Cisco
12 12 (29.27%) Linux
12 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (26.83%) Windows 10
13 11 (26.83%) Firewall
13 11 (26.83%) vSphere
14 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
15 8 (19.51%) CentOS
15 8 (19.51%) Capistrano
15 8 (19.51%) SQL

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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.20%) IIS
4 4 (9.76%) CloudStack
4 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.44%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 18 (43.90%) Azure
2 16 (39.02%) Office 365
3 5 (12.20%) AWS
4 4 (9.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) DHCP
1 20 (48.78%) DNS
2 15 (36.59%) LAN
2 15 (36.59%) TCP/IP
2 15 (36.59%) WAN
3 14 (34.15%) VPN
4 11 (26.83%) Firewall
5 9 (21.95%) NetScaler
6 7 (17.07%) PBX
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (14.63%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (14.63%) SAN
7 6 (14.63%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.88%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) MSI
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Support Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Citrix Engineer
3 10 (24.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Engineer
4 8 (19.51%) IT Support
4 8 (19.51%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix Support
5 7 (17.07%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (14.63%) Network Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Engineer
7 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (12.20%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Office 365 Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) LAMP
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.44%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Windows Server
3 12 (29.27%) Linux
3 12 (29.27%) Ubuntu
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.83%) Windows 10
5 8 (19.51%) CentOS
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (2.44%) Unix
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Proactive Management
2 6 (14.63%) Project Management
2 6 (14.63%) Project Planning
3 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) Migration
5 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.44%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) Open Source
6 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.44%) Project Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Requirements Gathering
6 1 (2.44%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) CCNA
1 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (48.78%) Hyper-V
3 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (41.46%) XenApp
4 16 (39.02%) XenDesktop
5 11 (26.83%) vSphere
6 4 (9.76%) KVM
6 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
6 4 (9.76%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (9.76%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Capistrano
2 6 (14.63%) Puppet
3 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.88%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.44%) SCCM
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (78.05%) Citrix
2 28 (68.29%) VMware
3 20 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco
5 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (12.20%) ConnectWise
7 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg
7 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.44%) Adobe
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) HP
9 1 (2.44%) Mitel
9 1 (2.44%) NetApp
9 1 (2.44%) Sophos
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec