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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 282 294 310
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 32 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 2.42% 2.87% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 29 15
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £68,000
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
1320 1114 1260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.26% 9.61% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1008 1108
Average salary £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.06% +5.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 December 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 57 (78.08%) XenApp
2 56 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 56 (76.71%) Citrix
3 47 (64.38%) Windows
4 44 (60.27%) Active Directory
5 41 (56.16%) VMware
6 39 (53.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (50.68%) XenDesktop
8 34 (46.58%) NetScaler
9 26 (35.62%) Linux
9 26 (35.62%) Firewall
10 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
11 24 (32.88%) Cisco
12 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
13 18 (24.66%) DHCP
13 18 (24.66%) CCNA
13 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (23.29%) NetApp
14 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (23.29%) vSphere
15 14 (19.18%) HP
15 14 (19.18%) SAN
15 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (16.44%) IIS
17 12 (16.44%) MCSE
17 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (15.07%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 25 (34.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (16.44%) IIS
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.96%) nginx
4 6 (8.22%) Lync
5 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.37%) Apache
7 1 (1.37%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.37%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Office
2 6 (8.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (46.58%) NetScaler
2 26 (35.62%) Firewall
3 18 (24.66%) DHCP
4 14 (19.18%) SAN
5 13 (17.81%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.70%) VPN
6 10 (13.70%) DNS
7 9 (12.33%) VoIP
8 4 (5.48%) Internet
8 4 (5.48%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (4.11%) HTTP
9 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
9 3 (4.11%) NAS
10 2 (2.74%) WAN
10 2 (2.74%) VLAN
11 1 (1.37%) Network Security
11 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.37%) MPLS
11 1 (1.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) MySQL
2 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.85%) Advertising
2 4 (5.48%) Back Office
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Citrix Specialist
2 11 (15.07%) Citrix Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (15.07%) Support Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (10.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (8.22%) Consultant
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix Support
4 6 (8.22%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) IT Support
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco Administrator
5 5 (6.85%) Support Technician
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
2 8 (10.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (64.38%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Linux
3 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (17.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.33%) Windows 8
6 9 (12.33%) Ubuntu
7 8 (10.96%) Windows XP
8 6 (8.22%) UNIX
9 5 (6.85%) CentOS
9 5 (6.85%) Debian
10 4 (5.48%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (5.48%) Android
10 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (10.96%) Web Services Management
2 6 (8.22%) ITIL
3 5 (6.85%) E-Commerce
3 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
4 4 (5.48%) Information Security
4 4 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.48%) Software Distribution
5 3 (4.11%) DevOps
5 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (4.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.11%) Change Management
6 2 (2.74%) Migration
7 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.37%) Line Management
7 1 (1.37%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.37%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.37%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) Python
1 8 (10.96%) Ruby
2 7 (9.59%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) CCNA
1 18 (24.66%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (16.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) MCSE
3 7 (9.59%) MCP
3 7 (9.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.22%) CCSA
4 6 (8.22%) MCSA
5 5 (6.85%) PhD
6 4 (5.48%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CCA
7 3 (4.11%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.11%) MCITP
8 2 (2.74%) MCTS
9 1 (1.37%) VCDX
9 1 (1.37%) VCAP
9 1 (1.37%) CCEE
9 1 (1.37%) CCEA
9 1 (1.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (78.08%) XenApp
2 44 (60.27%) Active Directory
3 39 (53.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (50.68%) XenDesktop
5 19 (26.03%) Hyper-V
6 17 (23.29%) vSphere
7 11 (15.07%) KVM
8 9 (12.33%) VMware ESX
9 7 (9.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (4.11%) vCloud
11 2 (2.74%) Xen
12 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.37%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) Nagios
2 9 (12.33%) XenMobile
3 8 (10.96%) HAProxy
4 6 (8.22%) Backup Exec
4 6 (8.22%) SCCM
4 6 (8.22%) SCOM
5 4 (5.48%) WSUS
6 3 (4.11%) Ansible
6 3 (4.11%) Graphite
6 3 (4.11%) Puppet
6 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (76.71%) Microsoft
1 56 (76.71%) Citrix
2 41 (56.16%) VMware
3 24 (32.88%) Cisco
4 17 (23.29%) NetApp
5 14 (19.18%) HP
6 11 (15.07%) Juniper
7 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
8 9 (12.33%) Riverbed
9 8 (10.96%) ProCurve
9 8 (10.96%) Veeam
10 6 (8.22%) CheckPoint
10 6 (8.22%) Oracle
11 5 (6.85%) EMC
11 5 (6.85%) IronPort
11 5 (6.85%) Polycom
12 4 (5.48%) Spiceworks
13 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
14 2 (2.74%) AppSense
15 1 (1.37%) Computacenter
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