The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 119 84
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 8 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.40% 2.08%
As % of the System Software category - 4.85% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 40
Average salary - £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
123 165 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.81% 8.30% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 94 125 107
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,143 £26,150 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
Cambridgeshire

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 17 April 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) OCaml
5 3 (25.00%) MCITP
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (16.67%) CCEA
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (16.67%) CCEE
6 2 (16.67%) CCAA
6 2 (16.67%) CCIA
6 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 2 (16.67%) Veeam
6 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
1 3 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) MCTS
3 2 (16.67%) CCEE
3 2 (16.67%) CCAA
3 2 (16.67%) CCIA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCEA
4 1 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) CCA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) IBM