The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 117 97 124
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.39% 0.93% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 4.26% 7.94% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £34,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.92% -34.28%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 214 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.24% 11.75% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 130 182 201
Average salary £47,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.25% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,538 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Buckinghamshire region.

XenServer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
High Wycombe -4 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -12 2 £50,000 +51.51%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) XenApp
3 9 (81.82%) XenDesktop
3 9 (81.82%) Veeam
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) PlateSpin
4 8 (72.73%) EqualLogic
4 8 (72.73%) Symantec
4 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 8 (72.73%) EMC
4 8 (72.73%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) MCSE
5 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
5 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (54.55%) MCITP
7 5 (45.45%) MCTS
7 5 (45.45%) NCDA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Consultant
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (72.73%) Technical Consultant
2 8 (72.73%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) EqualLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (63.64%) MCSE
3 6 (54.55%) MCITP
4 5 (45.45%) MCTS
4 5 (45.45%) NCDA
4 5 (45.45%) NCIE
4 5 (45.45%) VCAP
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (9.09%) CCEA
6 1 (9.09%) CCEE
6 1 (9.09%) CCAA
6 1 (9.09%) CCIA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Hyper-V
3 9 (81.82%) XenApp
3 9 (81.82%) XenDesktop
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) HP
3 9 (81.82%) Veeam
4 8 (72.73%) PlateSpin
4 8 (72.73%) Symantec
4 8 (72.73%) NetApp
4 8 (72.73%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) IBM