The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 103 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 1.47% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 8.05% 10.12% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 3
Average salary £40,000 £36,834 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.59% -1.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
149 168 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.32% 14.52% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 134 149 69
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Bedfordshire region.

XenServer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 6 £40,000 -
Dunstable +5 3 £37,500 +1.80%
Luton - 3 £40,000 -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) DNS
4 14 (73.68%) DHCP
5 13 (68.42%) Citrix
5 13 (68.42%) Firewall
5 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (68.42%) VMware
6 12 (63.16%) XenApp
7 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
8 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
8 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
9 9 (47.37%) LANDesk
9 9 (47.37%) WSUS
10 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
10 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
11 7 (36.84%) CCIA
11 7 (36.84%) MCP
11 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (36.84%) MCITP
11 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
12 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
12 6 (31.58%) Network Security
12 6 (31.58%) CCA
12 6 (31.58%) Thin Client

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing XenServer also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited XenServer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (10.53%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (10.53%) Lync
5 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) DNS
1 14 (73.68%) DHCP
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 8 (42.11%) NetScaler
4 6 (31.58%) Network Security
4 6 (31.58%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) SSL
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Administrator
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
1 6 (31.58%) Fat Client
1 6 (31.58%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows 7
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) Change Control
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCIA
2 7 (36.84%) MCP
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (36.84%) MCITP
3 6 (31.58%) CCA
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.26%) CCEE
5 1 (5.26%) CCAA
5 1 (5.26%) VCAP
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
5 1 (5.26%) MCSA
5 1 (5.26%) CCEA
5 1 (5.26%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (63.16%) XenApp
4 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
5 10 (52.63%) Hyper-V
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (10.53%) vSphere
8 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (68.42%) Citrix
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) LANDesk
4 6 (31.58%) Wyse
5 5 (26.32%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam