The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 113 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 1 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.061% 0.42% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 5.00% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
XenServer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
184 120 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.27% 8.46% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 134 92 100
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

XenServer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Cambridge

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Product Management
4 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) Xen
4 9 (52.94%) Device Driver
4 9 (52.94%) C
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
5 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
8 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (29.41%) Python
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) NAS
9 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
9 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (11.76%) Use Case
11 2 (11.76%) Marketing
11 2 (11.76%) VMware
11 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
11 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
12 1 (5.88%) XenApp

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) VLAN
4 1 (5.88%) ISDN
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Product Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Open Source
1 9 (52.94%) Device Driver
2 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (58.82%) Product Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
4 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Xen
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Imperva
3 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) Marketo
3 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle