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

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 206 191 188
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 16 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.44% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 2.51% 3.17% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £64,700
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
638 788 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.59% 14.00% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 449 556 597
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £29,500 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 June 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 June 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
Slough -6 4 - -
Reading -12 3 - -
Bracknell - 2 £37,000 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 37 (97.37%) Citrix
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 28 (73.68%) VMware
4 27 (71.05%) Cisco
5 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (50.00%) XenApp
5 19 (50.00%) XenDesktop
6 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
6 18 (47.37%) NetScaler
6 18 (47.37%) Windows
6 18 (47.37%) CCA
6 18 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
7 16 (42.11%) NetApp
7 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (36.84%) HP
8 14 (36.84%) SQL
8 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (36.84%) AppSense
9 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
9 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (34.21%) SCCM
9 13 (34.21%) SCOM
9 13 (34.21%) ITIL
9 13 (34.21%) EdgeSight
10 12 (31.58%) vSphere
11 11 (28.95%) 3PAR
11 11 (28.95%) IBM
11 11 (28.95%) Dell

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) nginx
3 3 (7.89%) Confluence
3 3 (7.89%) MediaWiki
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.63%) Taleo
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) NetScaler
2 10 (26.32%) SAN
3 9 (23.68%) Wireshark
3 9 (23.68%) DHCP
3 9 (23.68%) DNS
3 9 (23.68%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.53%) LAN
4 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 4 (10.53%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) Network Security
5 3 (7.89%) OSPF
5 3 (7.89%) BGP
5 3 (7.89%) EIGRP
5 3 (7.89%) LDAP
5 3 (7.89%) IPv6
5 3 (7.89%) VPN
5 3 (7.89%) IPsec
6 1 (2.63%) VoIP
6 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
1 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.89%) Hudson
1 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (21.05%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Architect
2 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (10.53%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Trainer
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LAMP
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Wiki
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.89%) CentOS
6 3 (7.89%) Debian
6 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Business Development
3 10 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.53%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Database Theory
6 3 (7.89%) Relational Database Theory
6 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Build Automation
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.63%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 14 (36.84%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 3 (7.89%) PHP
3 3 (7.89%) Ruby
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) CCA
1 18 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 13 (34.21%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) XenApp
1 19 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (47.37%) Hyper-V
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (31.58%) vSphere
5 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.68%) Terminal Services
7 5 (13.16%) VMware ESX
8 3 (7.89%) Samba
8 3 (7.89%) iptables
8 3 (7.89%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) SCCM
1 13 (34.21%) SCOM
1 13 (34.21%) EdgeSight
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) ZABBIX
3 3 (7.89%) Salt
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Citrix
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 28 (73.68%) VMware
4 27 (71.05%) Cisco
5 16 (42.11%) NetApp
6 14 (36.84%) HP
6 14 (36.84%) AppSense
7 11 (28.95%) 3PAR
7 11 (28.95%) Dell
7 11 (28.95%) IBM
8 10 (26.32%) Varonis
8 10 (26.32%) Zerto
8 10 (26.32%) Neverfail
8 10 (26.32%) Veeam
8 10 (26.32%) Symantec
9 3 (7.89%) EMC
9 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) Oracle
11 1 (2.63%) Sun