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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 275 280 296
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 39 51 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.42% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 3.11% 4.49% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 39
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 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £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
1256 1137 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.44% 9.36% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1121 988 1091
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £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 22 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 22 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 54 (81.82%) Citrix
2 51 (77.27%) XenApp
3 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
4 38 (57.58%) VMware
5 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 36 (54.55%) Windows
5 36 (54.55%) XenDesktop
6 35 (53.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (46.97%) NetScaler
8 27 (40.91%) Cisco
9 21 (31.82%) Firewall
10 20 (30.30%) Hyper-V
11 18 (27.27%) Linux
12 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
12 17 (25.76%) SAN
13 14 (21.21%) NetApp
13 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (21.21%) CCNA
13 14 (21.21%) DHCP
14 13 (19.70%) MCSE
14 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (18.18%) vSphere
16 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (16.67%) Juniper
16 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (16.67%) DNS
16 11 (16.67%) HP
17 10 (15.15%) EMC
17 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
17 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 5 (7.58%) nginx
4 5 (7.58%) Lync
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (46.97%) NetScaler
2 21 (31.82%) Firewall
3 17 (25.76%) SAN
4 14 (21.21%) DHCP
5 11 (16.67%) DNS
6 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
6 10 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (10.61%) VPN
8 5 (7.58%) VoIP
9 3 (4.55%) WAN
9 3 (4.55%) NAS
10 2 (3.03%) IPsec
10 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.03%) LAN
10 2 (3.03%) HTTP
10 2 (3.03%) BGP
10 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.52%) SNMP
11 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.06%) Legal
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Citrix Specialist
2 9 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
2 9 (13.64%) Administrator
3 8 (12.12%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Citrix Engineer
4 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 6 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) Support Technician
7 4 (6.06%) Cisco Administrator
7 4 (6.06%) NOC Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Web Services
2 5 (7.58%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.03%) Replication
3 2 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Open Source
4 1 (1.52%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 6 (9.09%) UNIX
8 3 (4.55%) Debian
8 3 (4.55%) CentOS
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.52%) AIX
10 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) ITIL
2 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
2 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
2 5 (7.58%) Migration
2 5 (7.58%) Web Services Management
3 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.55%) Change Management
3 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 3 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (4.55%) Line Management
4 2 (3.03%) DevOps
4 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) Python
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 5 (7.58%) Ruby
3 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
4 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (21.21%) CCNA
2 13 (19.70%) MCSE
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.61%) MCP
3 7 (10.61%) MCSA
3 7 (10.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (9.09%) CCSA
5 5 (7.58%) PhD
5 5 (7.58%) Degree
6 4 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (4.55%) CCA
7 3 (4.55%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.55%) MCITP
8 2 (3.03%) MCTS
9 1 (1.52%) CCEA
9 1 (1.52%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (77.27%) XenApp
2 36 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 36 (54.55%) XenDesktop
3 35 (53.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (30.30%) Hyper-V
5 12 (18.18%) vSphere
6 7 (10.61%) VMware ESX
6 7 (10.61%) KVM
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.03%) vCloud
9 1 (1.52%) PowerConvert
9 1 (1.52%) Xen
9 1 (1.52%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) Nagios
2 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 6 (9.09%) SCCM
3 5 (7.58%) HAProxy
3 5 (7.58%) XenMobile
4 4 (6.06%) Puppet
5 2 (3.03%) Ansible
5 2 (3.03%) SmokePing
5 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.03%) Cacti
5 2 (3.03%) SCOM
6 1 (1.52%) WMI
6 1 (1.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) Citrix
2 50 (75.76%) Microsoft
3 38 (57.58%) VMware
4 27 (40.91%) Cisco
5 14 (21.21%) NetApp
6 11 (16.67%) Juniper
6 11 (16.67%) HP
7 10 (15.15%) EMC
8 9 (13.64%) Veeam
9 6 (9.09%) ProCurve
9 6 (9.09%) Oracle
9 6 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
10 5 (7.58%) IronPort
10 5 (7.58%) Polycom
10 5 (7.58%) Riverbed
11 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
11 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
11 2 (3.03%) Dell
12 1 (1.52%) PlateSpin
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