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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 212 221 207
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 1.59% 1.56% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 17
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £59,250 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
817 771 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.20% 13.33% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 590 554 498
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Wokingham +5 4 £41,500 -7.77%
Reading -1 4 £66,250 +47.22%
Newbury - 1 £45,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (90.63%) Citrix
2 28 (87.50%) XenApp
3 26 (81.25%) XenDesktop
4 25 (78.13%) Windows
5 23 (71.88%) VMware
6 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
7 21 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (59.38%) vSphere
9 18 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
9 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
10 17 (53.13%) CCA
11 15 (46.88%) ITIL
12 14 (43.75%) SQL
12 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
12 14 (43.75%) VMware ESX
13 13 (40.63%) SAN
13 13 (40.63%) Terminal Services
13 13 (40.63%) NetScaler
14 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
14 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
14 11 (34.38%) DHCP
14 11 (34.38%) Wireshark
14 11 (34.38%) SCOM
14 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
14 11 (34.38%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (34.38%) EdgeSight
15 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) SAN
1 13 (40.63%) NetScaler
2 11 (34.38%) Wireshark
2 11 (34.38%) iSCSI
2 11 (34.38%) DHCP
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Technical Support
1 11 (34.38%) Support Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Consultant
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix Support
4 7 (21.88%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Architect
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
9 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (3.13%) Administrator
10 1 (3.13%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows XP
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 2 (6.25%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 11 (34.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Business Development
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (53.13%) CCA
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) CCEA
4 6 (18.75%) CCEE
4 6 (18.75%) CCIA
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.25%) MCTS
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) NCDA
5 2 (6.25%) NCIE
5 2 (6.25%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (87.50%) XenApp
2 26 (81.25%) XenDesktop
3 21 (65.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (59.38%) vSphere
5 18 (56.25%) Hyper-V
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 14 (43.75%) VMware ESX
7 13 (40.63%) Terminal Services
8 3 (9.38%) Xen
9 1 (3.13%) qmail
9 1 (3.13%) Postfix
9 1 (3.13%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) SCOM
1 11 (34.38%) EdgeSight
2 7 (21.88%) XenMobile
3 6 (18.75%) SCCM
4 2 (6.25%) SCVMM
4 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Citrix
2 23 (71.88%) VMware
3 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 8 (25.00%) AppSense
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) Veeam
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 2 (6.25%) IBM
7 2 (6.25%) EMC
7 2 (6.25%) Varonis
7 2 (6.25%) PlateSpin
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago