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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 117 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.74% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 3.26% 5.74% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 6
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -43.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
184 244 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.37% 12.94% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 126 194 234
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -11.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 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 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Amersham - 2 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes -11 1 £40,000 +23.07%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (76.92%) XenApp
4 10 (76.92%) XenDesktop
4 10 (76.92%) vSphere
4 10 (76.92%) Dell
4 10 (76.92%) SAN
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 8 (61.54%) HP
5 8 (61.54%) SQL
5 8 (61.54%) NetApp
5 8 (61.54%) EMC
5 8 (61.54%) Symantec
5 8 (61.54%) EqualLogic
5 8 (61.54%) Veeam
5 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
5 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (61.54%) PlateSpin
6 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
6 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (53.85%) MCSE
7 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
7 5 (38.46%) MCTS
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) Senior Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) Consultant
1 8 (61.54%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) EqualLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (53.85%) MCSE
2 5 (38.46%) MCTS
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
2 5 (38.46%) NCDA
2 5 (38.46%) NCIE
2 5 (38.46%) VCAP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (76.92%) XenApp
3 10 (76.92%) XenDesktop
3 10 (76.92%) vSphere
4 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Backup Exec
2 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 10 (76.92%) Dell
3 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) HP
4 8 (61.54%) NetApp
4 8 (61.54%) EMC
4 8 (61.54%) Symantec
4 8 (61.54%) Veeam
4 8 (61.54%) PlateSpin
5 1 (7.69%) F5