The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 98 80 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.18% 0.43% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 1.40% 3.74% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -12.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £37,500 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £39,500 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
143 107 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.67% 11.52% 17.59%
Number of salaries quoted 113 98 173
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -6 2 £33,750 -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) DHCP
4 7 (70.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
6 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (50.00%) SAN
6 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (40.00%) NAS
7 4 (40.00%) Replication
7 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (30.00%) NetApp
8 3 (30.00%) EMC
8 3 (30.00%) HP
8 3 (30.00%) NFS
8 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
8 3 (30.00%) vSphere
9 2 (20.00%) AppSense

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (20.00%) Lync
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DHCP
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) CCA
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VCAP
2 1 (10.00%) NCDA
2 1 (10.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) NFS
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) AppSense
4 2 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
5 1 (10.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) PlateSpin