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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 201 187 198
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 9 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.18% 0.56% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 3.91% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 29 20
Average salary £43,500 £45,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.39% -9.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
634 793 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.70% 14.28% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 457 531 624
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 -1 3 £70,000 +52.17%
Slough -6 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £37,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 33 (91.67%) Citrix
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco
5 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
5 17 (47.22%) Windows
5 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (44.44%) XenApp
6 16 (44.44%) XenDesktop
7 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 15 (41.67%) CCA
7 15 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
7 15 (41.67%) NetApp
7 15 (41.67%) NetScaler
8 13 (36.11%) HP
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (33.33%) AppSense
9 12 (33.33%) SQL
10 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
11 10 (27.78%) SCCM
11 10 (27.78%) SCOM
11 10 (27.78%) 3PAR
11 10 (27.78%) Business Development
11 10 (27.78%) ITIL
11 10 (27.78%) IBM
11 10 (27.78%) Dell
11 10 (27.78%) EdgeSight

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.33%) nginx
3 3 (8.33%) Confluence
3 3 (8.33%) MediaWiki
3 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 3 (8.33%) Taleo
3 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) NetScaler
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
3 6 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 6 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.33%) Network Security
4 3 (8.33%) IPv6
4 3 (8.33%) OSPF
4 3 (8.33%) BGP
4 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) IPsec
4 3 (8.33%) VPN
4 3 (8.33%) LDAP
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 3 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Hudson
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 8 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (11.11%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Trainer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Wiki
3 1 (2.78%) BYOD
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Linux
5 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.33%) CentOS
6 3 (8.33%) Debian
6 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
1 10 (27.78%) Business Development
2 9 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.33%) Database Theory
5 3 (8.33%) Relational Database Theory
5 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (8.33%) Perl
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) CCA
1 15 (41.67%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
3 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.33%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (44.44%) XenApp
2 16 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (25.00%) vSphere
6 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.67%) Terminal Services
8 5 (13.89%) VMware ESX
9 3 (8.33%) Samba
9 3 (8.33%) iptables
9 3 (8.33%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
1 10 (27.78%) SCOM
1 10 (27.78%) EdgeSight
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Salt
3 3 (8.33%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.78%) AppDNA
4 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (91.67%) Citrix
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 26 (72.22%) VMware
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco
5 15 (41.67%) NetApp
6 13 (36.11%) HP
7 12 (33.33%) AppSense
8 10 (27.78%) Dell
8 10 (27.78%) IBM
8 10 (27.78%) 3PAR
9 9 (25.00%) Varonis
9 9 (25.00%) Zerto
9 9 (25.00%) Neverfail
9 9 (25.00%) Symantec
9 9 (25.00%) Veeam
10 3 (8.33%) Oracle
10 3 (8.33%) EMC
10 3 (8.33%) Sun
10 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.78%) Apple