The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 276 284 293
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 38 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.00% 4.38% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 38
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £35,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1268 1142 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.40% 9.39% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1132 991 1074
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the City of London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 53 (81.54%) Citrix
2 50 (76.92%) XenApp
3 49 (75.38%) Microsoft
4 37 (56.92%) VMware
5 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
5 36 (55.38%) Windows
5 36 (55.38%) XenDesktop
6 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (47.69%) NetScaler
8 26 (40.00%) Cisco
9 21 (32.31%) Firewall
10 20 (30.77%) Hyper-V
11 18 (27.69%) Linux
12 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
13 16 (24.62%) SAN
14 14 (21.54%) CCNA
14 14 (21.54%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (21.54%) DHCP
15 13 (20.00%) MCSE
15 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (20.00%) NetApp
16 12 (18.46%) vSphere
17 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (16.92%) Juniper
17 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (16.92%) DNS
18 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
18 10 (15.38%) HP
18 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (26.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) IIS
4 5 (7.69%) nginx
4 5 (7.69%) Lync
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (47.69%) NetScaler
2 21 (32.31%) Firewall
3 16 (24.62%) SAN
4 14 (21.54%) DHCP
5 11 (16.92%) DNS
6 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 10 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (10.77%) VPN
8 5 (7.69%) VoIP
9 3 (4.62%) WAN
9 3 (4.62%) NAS
10 2 (3.08%) IPsec
10 2 (3.08%) LAN
10 2 (3.08%) HTTP
10 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
10 2 (3.08%) BGP
10 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.54%) VLAN
11 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) MySQL
2 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.15%) Legal
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) Citrix Specialist
2 9 (13.85%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (13.85%) Administrator
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Citrix Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.23%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Support Technician
6 4 (6.15%) Cisco Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) NOC Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Citrix Support
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) iPhone
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (55.38%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Linux
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.23%) UNIX
7 6 (9.23%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.62%) Debian
8 3 (4.62%) CentOS
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.54%) Android
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.31%) ITIL
2 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services Management
2 5 (7.69%) Migration
3 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.62%) Change Management
3 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.62%) Data Protection
3 3 (4.62%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.62%) Line Management
4 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.08%) DevOps
4 2 (3.08%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.77%) Python
2 6 (9.23%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Ruby
3 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.08%) Java
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) CCNA
1 14 (21.54%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.00%) MCSE
3 7 (10.77%) MCSA
3 7 (10.77%) MCP
3 7 (10.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (9.23%) CCSA
5 5 (7.69%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) PhD
6 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.62%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.62%) CCA
7 3 (4.62%) MCITP
8 2 (3.08%) MCTS
9 1 (1.54%) CCEE
9 1 (1.54%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (76.92%) XenApp
2 36 (55.38%) XenDesktop
2 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
3 34 (52.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 12 (18.46%) vSphere
6 7 (10.77%) VMware ESX
6 7 (10.77%) KVM
7 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.08%) vCloud
9 1 (1.54%) Xen
9 1 (1.54%) PowerConvert
9 1 (1.54%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) Nagios
2 6 (9.23%) SCCM
3 5 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 5 (7.69%) HAProxy
3 5 (7.69%) XenMobile
4 4 (6.15%) Puppet
5 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) SmokePing
5 2 (3.08%) SCOM
5 2 (3.08%) Cacti
5 2 (3.08%) Ansible
6 1 (1.54%) WMI
6 1 (1.54%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 53 (81.54%) Citrix
2 49 (75.38%) Microsoft
3 37 (56.92%) VMware
4 26 (40.00%) Cisco
5 13 (20.00%) NetApp
6 11 (16.92%) Juniper
7 10 (15.38%) HP
8 9 (13.85%) EMC
9 8 (12.31%) Veeam
10 6 (9.23%) Oracle
10 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
10 6 (9.23%) CheckPoint
11 5 (7.69%) Riverbed
11 5 (7.69%) IronPort
11 5 (7.69%) Polycom
11 5 (7.69%) ProCurve
12 2 (3.08%) Rackspace
12 2 (3.08%) Dell
13 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.54%) Leostream
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