The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 180 199 198
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 30 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 3.21% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 25
Average salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,950 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
775 748 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.94% 13.64% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 521 598 476
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Berkshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Reading -15 10 £46,000 -0.54% 5
Slough +5 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Newbury +5 4 £31,500 -30.00%
Maidenhead - 3 £50,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 34 (85.00%) XenApp
2 34 (85.00%) XenDesktop
3 27 (67.50%) VMware
4 26 (65.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (52.50%) Windows
6 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 18 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
7 18 (45.00%) NetScaler
8 15 (37.50%) VMware ESX
9 14 (35.00%) SAN
10 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
10 13 (32.50%) vSphere
11 10 (25.00%) HP
11 10 (25.00%) Linux
12 9 (22.50%) ITIL
12 9 (22.50%) Dell
13 8 (20.00%) SQL
13 8 (20.00%) AppSense
14 7 (17.50%) NetBackup
14 7 (17.50%) Backup Exec
14 7 (17.50%) NetApp
14 7 (17.50%) Symantec
14 7 (17.50%) UNIX
14 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
14 7 (17.50%) EMC
14 7 (17.50%) CCA
14 7 (17.50%) EqualLogic

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) NetScaler
2 14 (35.00%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) SMTP
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Consultant
2 16 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (22.50%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 6 (15.00%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Citrix Support
7 4 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (10.00%) Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
10 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.50%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 7 (17.50%) UNIX
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.50%) Debian
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.00%) Change Management
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (17.50%) CCA
3 6 (15.00%) CCIA
4 5 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.50%) MCSE
4 5 (12.50%) NCDA
4 5 (12.50%) NCIE
4 5 (12.50%) VCAP
4 5 (12.50%) MCTS
4 5 (12.50%) MCITP
5 4 (10.00%) CCEE
5 4 (10.00%) CCEA
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCIE
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) XenApp
1 34 (85.00%) XenDesktop
2 26 (65.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 20 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (37.50%) VMware ESX
5 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 13 (32.50%) vSphere
6 3 (7.50%) Postfix
7 2 (5.00%) Sendmail
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (5.00%) qmail
7 2 (5.00%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) NetBackup
1 7 (17.50%) Backup Exec
1 7 (17.50%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) Citrix
2 27 (67.50%) VMware
3 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Dell
6 8 (20.00%) AppSense
7 7 (17.50%) NetApp
7 7 (17.50%) Symantec
7 7 (17.50%) EMC
7 7 (17.50%) Veeam
7 7 (17.50%) PlateSpin
8 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.00%) IBM
10 1 (2.50%) Cisco
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package inc. Car allowance
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE + BENEFITS
Posted: 24 days ago