The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 117 119 133
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.70% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 4.29% 6.67% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 2
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
233 210 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.80% 10.56% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 160 180 169
Average salary £46,750 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.87% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
South East

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 24 July 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 -3 6 £50,000 +26.58%
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -13 2 £50,000 -13.04%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (90.00%) XenApp
2 18 (90.00%) XenDesktop
2 18 (90.00%) vSphere
3 17 (85.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (75.00%) Windows
5 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (70.00%) HP
5 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (60.00%) SAN
6 12 (60.00%) Dell
7 11 (55.00%) Veeam
8 10 (50.00%) MCITP
8 10 (50.00%) VMware ESX
8 10 (50.00%) EMC
8 10 (50.00%) NetApp
8 10 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (50.00%) EqualLogic
9 9 (45.00%) MCTS
10 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
10 8 (40.00%) PlateSpin
10 8 (40.00%) Symantec
10 8 (40.00%) SQL
10 8 (40.00%) CCEE
10 8 (40.00%) CCIA
11 7 (35.00%) NCDA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (30.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Celerra
2 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (50.00%) MCITP
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (45.00%) MCTS
4 8 (40.00%) CCEE
4 8 (40.00%) CCIA
5 7 (35.00%) NCDA
5 7 (35.00%) NCIE
5 7 (35.00%) VCAP
5 7 (35.00%) MCSE
6 4 (20.00%) CCEA
7 3 (15.00%) CCAA
7 3 (15.00%) CCA
8 2 (10.00%) HP AIS
8 2 (10.00%) HP ASE
8 2 (10.00%) HP MASE
8 2 (10.00%) VCDX
8 2 (10.00%) MCSA
9 1 (5.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 18 (90.00%) XenApp
1 18 (90.00%) XenDesktop
1 18 (90.00%) vSphere
2 17 (85.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (70.00%) HP
3 12 (60.00%) Dell
4 11 (55.00%) Veeam
5 10 (50.00%) EMC
5 10 (50.00%) NetApp
6 8 (40.00%) PlateSpin
6 8 (40.00%) Symantec
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 3 (15.00%) IBM
9 2 (10.00%) AppSense