The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 307 273 263
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 29 54 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.45% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 2.32% 5.54% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 62
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1249 975 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.17% 8.18% 9.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 862 1058
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
XenServer
London

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 61 (88.41%) Citrix
2 52 (75.36%) XenApp
3 48 (69.57%) XenDesktop
4 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
5 42 (60.87%) VMware
6 35 (50.72%) Windows
7 33 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
9 26 (37.68%) Cisco
10 23 (33.33%) Hyper-V
11 22 (31.88%) NetScaler
12 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (28.99%) Linux
13 18 (26.09%) vSphere
14 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
15 15 (21.74%) Finance
15 15 (21.74%) ITIL
15 15 (21.74%) EMC
15 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (20.29%) DNS
16 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
16 14 (20.29%) Degree
17 11 (15.94%) Firewall
17 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
17 11 (15.94%) SAN
18 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
18 10 (14.49%) Legal
18 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
19 9 (13.04%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.14%) IIS
2 7 (10.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (31.88%) NetScaler
2 14 (20.29%) DNS
3 11 (15.94%) Firewall
3 11 (15.94%) SAN
4 8 (11.59%) LAN
4 8 (11.59%) WAN
4 8 (11.59%) DHCP
5 7 (10.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.70%) VPN
6 6 (8.70%) BGP
6 6 (8.70%) IPsec
7 3 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.90%) VoIP
9 1 (1.45%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.45%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.45%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Banking
4 3 (4.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Administrator
2 12 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (11.59%) Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix Administrator
5 6 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Support
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Citrix Architect
8 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) NOC Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.90%) LAMP
2 2 (2.90%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Fat Client
1 7 (10.14%) Thin Client
2 6 (8.70%) Clustering
2 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Replication
4 3 (4.35%) PKI
4 3 (4.35%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) Kindle
6 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (50.72%) Windows
2 20 (28.99%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (28.99%) Linux
3 16 (23.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (21.74%) Windows 7
4 15 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.25%) UNIX
7 4 (5.80%) Android
8 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL
2 9 (13.04%) Migration
2 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 8 (11.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.35%) Release Management
5 3 (4.35%) Service Management
5 3 (4.35%) ITSM
6 2 (2.90%) Change Management
6 2 (2.90%) High Availability
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 6 (8.70%) Python
3 6 (8.70%) Java
3 6 (8.70%) VBScript
3 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) Degree
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.59%) MCSE
3 7 (10.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (7.25%) MCSA
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.25%) CCNA
5 4 (5.80%) MCP
6 3 (4.35%) CCSA
7 2 (2.90%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.90%) HNC
7 2 (2.90%) HND
7 2 (2.90%) MCITP
7 2 (2.90%) VTSP
7 2 (2.90%) CCEE
8 1 (1.45%) CCAA
8 1 (1.45%) CCIA
8 1 (1.45%) MCTS
8 1 (1.45%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 52 (75.36%) XenApp
2 48 (69.57%) XenDesktop
3 33 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (40.58%) Active Directory
5 23 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 18 (26.09%) vSphere
7 8 (11.59%) VMware ESX
8 5 (7.25%) vCloud
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.45%) PowerConvert
9 1 (1.45%) Xen
9 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (11.59%) SCCM
2 6 (8.70%) Nagios
2 6 (8.70%) Cacti
2 6 (8.70%) SmokePing
2 6 (8.70%) Puppet
3 4 (5.80%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.45%) SCOM
5 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) Citrix
2 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
3 42 (60.87%) VMware
4 26 (37.68%) Cisco
5 15 (21.74%) EMC
6 8 (11.59%) NetApp
7 7 (10.14%) Dell
8 6 (8.70%) Oracle
9 5 (7.25%) Juniper
9 5 (7.25%) HP
10 4 (5.80%) Veeam
11 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.35%) SAP
11 3 (4.35%) Apple
11 3 (4.35%) BMC
11 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.35%) Remedy
12 2 (2.90%) Sun
12 2 (2.90%) IBM
12 2 (2.90%) Intel
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Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
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