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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 102 98 119
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 12 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 0.82% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 6.70% 7.74% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 4
Average salary £50,000 £41,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.48% -19.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,150 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
179 155 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.17% 10.65% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 137 119 108
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,160 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Product Management
4 9 (52.94%) C
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Device Driver
4 9 (52.94%) Open Source
4 9 (52.94%) Xen
5 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (23.53%) NAS
9 4 (23.53%) Memory Management
9 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 2 (11.76%) Use Case
11 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
11 2 (11.76%) VMware
11 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (11.76%) Marketing
12 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (5.88%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
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%) iSCSI
2 5 (29.41%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) MPLS
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.88%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
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%) Product Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
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%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) J2EE
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Device Driver
1 9 (52.94%) Open Source
2 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
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%) Memory Management
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Use Case
5 2 (11.76%) Product Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) Information Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
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%) DRM
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
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%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) WatchGuard
3 1 (5.88%) Imperva
3 1 (5.88%) Rackspace
3 1 (5.88%) Marketo
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com