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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 214 202 190
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 14 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.25% 0.25% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 1.86% 1.74% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 24
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £76,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
753 746 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.70% 14.08% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 569 548 443
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Wokingham +3 4 £41,500 -7.77%
Bracknell - 4 £47,500 - 1
Reading -8 3 £45,000 - 2
Newbury - 2 £45,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (89.66%) Citrix
2 25 (86.21%) XenApp
3 23 (79.31%) XenDesktop
3 23 (79.31%) Windows
4 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (72.41%) Citrix Certification
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (72.41%) VMware
4 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (68.97%) CCA
6 18 (62.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
6 18 (62.07%) vSphere
7 16 (55.17%) NetScaler
7 16 (55.17%) Terminal Services
7 16 (55.17%) SQL
8 14 (48.28%) ITIL
8 14 (48.28%) Windows XP
8 14 (48.28%) DHCP
8 14 (48.28%) SAN
8 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
8 14 (48.28%) Wireshark
8 14 (48.28%) EdgeSight
8 14 (48.28%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (48.28%) iSCSI
8 14 (48.28%) SCOM
9 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
10 12 (41.38%) Cisco
11 11 (37.93%) MS Excel

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) NetScaler
2 14 (48.28%) DHCP
2 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 14 (48.28%) Wireshark
2 14 (48.28%) iSCSI
3 10 (34.48%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Technical Support
2 9 (31.03%) Consultant
3 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Citrix Support
4 7 (24.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (20.69%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (17.24%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (17.24%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Support Team Leader
7 4 (13.79%) Team Leader
7 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Team Leader
7 4 (13.79%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (10.34%) Architect
8 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (48.28%) Windows XP
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
1 14 (48.28%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
2 6 (20.69%) Coaching
3 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
4 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Development
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (72.41%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (68.97%) CCA
3 10 (34.48%) SC Cleared
3 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) CCEA
4 6 (20.69%) CCEE
4 6 (20.69%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) XenApp
2 23 (79.31%) XenDesktop
3 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
4 18 (62.07%) vSphere
5 16 (55.17%) Terminal Services
6 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
8 3 (10.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) EdgeSight
1 14 (48.28%) SCOM
2 9 (31.03%) SCCM
3 6 (20.69%) XenMobile
4 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Citrix
2 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Cisco
4 11 (37.93%) AppSense
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 3 (10.34%) IBM
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Dell
5 3 (10.34%) Varonis
5 3 (10.34%) Veeam
6 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.90%) NetApp
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Company Bonus, Overtime)
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
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