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 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 289 319 285
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.25% 2.08% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 35
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -11.11%
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
878 1248 1019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.55% 9.91% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 772 1103 888
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,225 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the City of London

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 35 (89.74%) Citrix
1 35 (89.74%) VMware
2 34 (87.18%) Windows
3 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
4 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (58.97%) XenApp
5 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (48.72%) Firewall
7 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 17 (43.59%) DNS
9 15 (38.46%) DHCP
9 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
10 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
11 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
11 12 (30.77%) Juniper
12 11 (28.21%) Asset Management
13 10 (25.64%) Finance
13 10 (25.64%) Project Management
13 10 (25.64%) SQL
13 10 (25.64%) Linux
13 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (23.08%) Fat Client
14 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
14 9 (23.08%) WSUS
14 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 9 (23.08%) SAN
14 9 (23.08%) Thin Client
14 9 (23.08%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 14 (35.90%) MS Exchange
2 10 (25.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) Apache
4 6 (15.38%) Lync
5 5 (12.82%) nginx
5 5 (12.82%) Confluence
6 3 (7.69%) MediaWiki
7 2 (5.13%) Node.js
7 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.13%) IIS
8 1 (2.56%) Commerce Server
8 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) Firewall
2 17 (43.59%) DNS
3 15 (38.46%) DHCP
4 9 (23.08%) SAN
5 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
6 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 4 (10.26%) LAN
6 4 (10.26%) WAN
7 3 (7.69%) OSPF
7 3 (7.69%) BGP
7 3 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 3 (7.69%) Network Security
7 3 (7.69%) LDAP
7 3 (7.69%) IPv6
7 3 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (5.13%) VLAN
9 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.56%) Ingres
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Subversion
2 5 (12.82%) JIRA
3 3 (7.69%) Hudson
3 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.13%) AdminStudio
4 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.13%) MSI
5 1 (2.56%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Administrator
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
5 4 (10.26%) IT Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) LAMP
2 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
2 2 (5.13%) WAMP
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Thin Client
1 9 (23.08%) Fat Client
2 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Wiki
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (17.95%) CentOS
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) Debian
6 4 (10.26%) Ubuntu
7 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.13%) UNIX
8 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Asset Management
2 10 (25.64%) Project Management
3 8 (20.51%) Time Management
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
5 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.69%) Build Automation
6 3 (7.69%) Database Theory
6 3 (7.69%) Relational Database Theory
6 3 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 2 (5.13%) Server Building
7 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.13%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 5 (12.82%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
5 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCEA
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCEE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) CCIE
4 1 (2.56%) CCNP
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) XenApp
3 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (35.90%) Hyper-V
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
7 5 (12.82%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (12.82%) Postfix
8 4 (10.26%) Samba
8 4 (10.26%) vSphere
9 3 (7.69%) vCloud
9 3 (7.69%) iptables
10 2 (5.13%) VMware ESX
10 2 (5.13%) Xen
11 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
11 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) WSUS
2 8 (20.51%) SCCM
3 6 (15.38%) ZABBIX
3 6 (15.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (10.26%) SCOM
4 4 (10.26%) Puppet
5 3 (7.69%) Salt
5 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.13%) Nagios
6 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (5.13%) XenMobile
6 2 (5.13%) Ansible
7 1 (2.56%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (89.74%) Citrix
1 35 (89.74%) VMware
2 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.77%) Juniper
4 9 (23.08%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Symantec
5 8 (20.51%) Veeam
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
6 7 (17.95%) Dell
6 7 (17.95%) Red Hat
7 6 (15.38%) Avaya
8 4 (10.26%) CheckPoint
8 4 (10.26%) NetApp
8 4 (10.26%) AppSense
9 3 (7.69%) EMC
10 2 (5.13%) McAfee
10 2 (5.13%) F5
11 1 (2.56%) Sophos
11 1 (2.56%) Remedy
11 1 (2.56%) Altiris