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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 135 129 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.13% 0.37% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 3.46% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £22,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -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 Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
225 231 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.77% 10.55% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 168 162 192
Average salary £37,500 £46,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.35% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Citrix
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 5 (50.00%) F5
6 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (40.00%) Samba
6 4 (40.00%) Debian
6 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
6 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (40.00%) WMI
6 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
6 4 (40.00%) CentOS
6 4 (40.00%) MySQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SNMP
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) IPv4
1 4 (40.00%) OSPF
1 4 (40.00%) BGP
1 4 (40.00%) BIG-IP
1 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Debian
3 4 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (30.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) Samba
3 4 (40.00%) NFS
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) WMI
2 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (40.00%) EMC
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco