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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 279 271 282
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 39 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.43% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 3.31% 5.11% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 39 46 56
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £57,000 £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
1180 978 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.28% 8.39% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 854 1055
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 63 (85.14%) Citrix
2 59 (79.73%) XenApp
3 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
4 44 (59.46%) VMware
4 44 (59.46%) XenDesktop
5 41 (55.41%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (48.65%) Windows
7 35 (47.30%) Cisco
8 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
9 29 (39.19%) NetScaler
10 26 (35.14%) Hyper-V
11 19 (25.68%) vSphere
11 19 (25.68%) Linux
11 19 (25.68%) Firewall
12 17 (22.97%) EMC
13 16 (21.62%) SAN
13 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
14 15 (20.27%) NetApp
14 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (17.57%) CCNA
15 13 (17.57%) ITIL
16 12 (16.22%) MCSE
16 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (14.86%) Juniper
17 11 (14.86%) HP
17 11 (14.86%) DNS
17 11 (14.86%) DHCP
17 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.41%) Lync
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.41%) nginx
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.70%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Business One
1 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.41%) SaaS
2 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (39.19%) NetScaler
2 19 (25.68%) Firewall
3 16 (21.62%) SAN
4 11 (14.86%) DNS
4 11 (14.86%) DHCP
5 9 (12.16%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (10.81%) VPN
7 6 (8.11%) WAN
8 5 (6.76%) LAN
8 5 (6.76%) VoIP
9 4 (5.41%) BGP
9 4 (5.41%) IPsec
10 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.35%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.35%) SNMP
10 1 (1.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.35%) NAS
10 1 (1.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.51%) Legal
2 9 (12.16%) Finance
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Back Office
4 1 (1.35%) Games
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (14.86%) Support Engineer
1 11 (14.86%) Citrix Specialist
2 10 (13.51%) Citrix Engineer
3 8 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (10.81%) Administrator
4 7 (9.46%) Architect
5 6 (8.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Citrix Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Citrix Support
7 4 (5.41%) NOC Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Cisco Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.70%) Exchange Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Web Services
1 4 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (2.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.35%) LAMP
3 1 (1.35%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.35%) Kindle
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.35%) PKI
3 1 (1.35%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.35%) iPhone
3 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.65%) Windows
2 19 (25.68%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.16%) Windows 8
7 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
7 7 (9.46%) UNIX
8 5 (6.76%) Ubuntu
8 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.70%) Android
10 1 (1.35%) Debian
10 1 (1.35%) AIX
10 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.35%) CentOS
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) ITIL
2 9 (12.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (12.16%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.81%) Migration
4 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.11%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.76%) Line Management
6 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.41%) Web Services Management
7 3 (4.05%) Change Management
8 1 (1.35%) ITSM
8 1 (1.35%) Service Management
8 1 (1.35%) ERP
8 1 (1.35%) Release Management
8 1 (1.35%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.35%) High Availability
8 1 (1.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Python
2 4 (5.41%) Ruby
2 4 (5.41%) Bash Shell
2 4 (5.41%) Java
3 3 (4.05%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (17.57%) CCNA
2 12 (16.22%) MCSE
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (14.86%) Degree
4 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (9.46%) MCP
6 6 (8.11%) MCSA
6 6 (8.11%) CCSA
7 4 (5.41%) PhD
8 3 (4.05%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.70%) MCITP
9 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.70%) MCTS
10 1 (1.35%) HNC
10 1 (1.35%) HND
10 1 (1.35%) CCEA
10 1 (1.35%) CCA
10 1 (1.35%) VTSP
10 1 (1.35%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (79.73%) XenApp
2 44 (59.46%) XenDesktop
3 41 (55.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
5 26 (35.14%) Hyper-V
6 19 (25.68%) vSphere
7 10 (13.51%) VMware ESX
8 5 (6.76%) vCloud
9 4 (5.41%) KVM
10 3 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.35%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.35%) PowerConvert
11 1 (1.35%) Xen
11 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Nagios
2 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 6 (8.11%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.76%) XenMobile
4 4 (5.41%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.41%) SmokePing
4 4 (5.41%) Puppet
4 4 (5.41%) Cacti
5 1 (1.35%) WMI
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 63 (85.14%) Citrix
2 54 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 44 (59.46%) VMware
4 35 (47.30%) Cisco
5 17 (22.97%) EMC
6 15 (20.27%) NetApp
7 11 (14.86%) Juniper
7 11 (14.86%) HP
8 9 (12.16%) Veeam
9 8 (10.81%) Oracle
10 6 (8.11%) ProCurve
10 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.41%) IronPort
12 4 (5.41%) Riverbed
12 4 (5.41%) Polycom
12 4 (5.41%) Dell
13 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.70%) F5
14 2 (2.70%) Barracuda Networks
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
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