The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 209 229 202
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 19 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.33% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.21% 1.39% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 13
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
XenServer
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
861 794 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.81% 13.32% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 597 588 522
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +2 10 £73,750 +73.52%
Wokingham - 3 £41,500 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (93.02%) Citrix
2 37 (86.05%) XenApp
3 36 (83.72%) XenDesktop
4 29 (67.44%) Windows
4 29 (67.44%) VMware
5 27 (62.79%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
6 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (51.16%) Hyper-V
7 22 (51.16%) vSphere
8 21 (48.84%) Citrix Certification
9 20 (46.51%) NetScaler
10 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (41.86%) CCA
10 18 (41.86%) VMware ESX
11 17 (39.53%) SAN
12 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
12 15 (34.88%) ITIL
12 15 (34.88%) SQL
13 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
13 12 (27.91%) Terminal Services
14 10 (23.26%) AppSense
14 10 (23.26%) DHCP
14 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
14 10 (23.26%) iSCSI
14 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
14 10 (23.26%) SCOM
14 10 (23.26%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (23.26%) XenMobile

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) NetScaler
2 17 (39.53%) SAN
3 10 (23.26%) Wireshark
3 10 (23.26%) iSCSI
3 10 (23.26%) DHCP
4 7 (16.28%) DNS
5 2 (4.65%) SMTP
6 1 (2.33%) LAN
6 1 (2.33%) VoIP
6 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Consultant
2 11 (25.58%) Technical Support
2 11 (25.58%) Support Engineer
2 11 (25.58%) Citrix Support
3 9 (20.93%) Citrix Consultant
4 8 (18.60%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (9.30%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 4 (9.30%) Architect
7 4 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Citrix Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix Architect
9 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Linux
6 3 (6.98%) UNIX
7 2 (4.65%) Debian
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (11.63%) CRM
4 4 (9.30%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Citrix Certification
2 18 (41.86%) CCA
3 7 (16.28%) CCEE
3 7 (16.28%) CCIA
3 7 (16.28%) CCEA
3 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
4 5 (11.63%) NCDA
4 5 (11.63%) NCIE
4 5 (11.63%) VCAP
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.63%) MCTS
4 5 (11.63%) MCITP
4 5 (11.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (86.05%) XenApp
2 36 (83.72%) XenDesktop
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 25 (58.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (51.16%) Hyper-V
5 22 (51.16%) vSphere
6 18 (41.86%) VMware ESX
7 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
8 12 (27.91%) Terminal Services
9 3 (6.98%) Xen
10 2 (4.65%) qmail
10 2 (4.65%) Postfix
10 2 (4.65%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) SCOM
1 10 (23.26%) XenMobile
1 10 (23.26%) EdgeSight
2 6 (13.95%) SCCM
3 5 (11.63%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.63%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 40 (93.02%) Citrix
2 29 (67.44%) VMware
3 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) AppSense
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco
6 7 (16.28%) HP
6 7 (16.28%) Dell
6 7 (16.28%) Veeam
6 7 (16.28%) Symantec
7 6 (13.95%) NetApp
8 5 (11.63%) EMC
8 5 (11.63%) PlateSpin
9 2 (4.65%) Varonis
9 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) 3PAR