The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 244 256 196
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -60
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 21 17 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.27% 0.20% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 2.14% 1.65% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 60
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,550 £33,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
980 1031 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.63% 12.37% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 702 867 774
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

XenServer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the East of England region.

XenServer Salary Trend in the East of England

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the East of England

XenServer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Essex +12 8 - -
Cambridgeshire +12 1 £43,500 -3.33%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (94.59%) Citrix
2 32 (86.49%) Windows
3 31 (83.78%) Active Directory
4 28 (75.68%) VMware
5 23 (62.16%) DHCP
5 23 (62.16%) DNS
5 23 (62.16%) XenApp
6 22 (59.46%) SAN
7 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
7 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
8 18 (48.65%) Change Management
9 17 (45.95%) Finance
10 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (40.54%) LDAP
11 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
12 13 (35.14%) ITIL
12 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
13 12 (32.43%) XenDesktop
13 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
13 12 (32.43%) VBScript
13 12 (32.43%) IIS
13 12 (32.43%) Windows 2000
13 12 (32.43%) Clustering
14 11 (29.73%) NetScaler
15 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
15 8 (21.62%) Patch Management
16 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (18.92%) Office 365

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 12 (32.43%) IIS
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
3 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) DHCP
1 23 (62.16%) DNS
2 22 (59.46%) SAN
3 15 (40.54%) LDAP
4 11 (29.73%) NetScaler
5 7 (18.92%) VLAN
5 7 (18.92%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) LAN
7 1 (2.70%) WAN
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.70%) VPN
7 1 (2.70%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Field Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Citrix Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Administrator
5 1 (2.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Server Support
5 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Network Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 2000
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Change Management
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
4 8 (21.62%) Patch Management
5 6 (16.22%) BCP
6 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (10.81%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Change Control
9 1 (2.70%) Server Patching
9 1 (2.70%) Security Patching
9 1 (2.70%) Server Building
9 1 (2.70%) SDLC
9 1 (2.70%) User Stories
9 1 (2.70%) Time Management
9 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.70%) Coaching
9 1 (2.70%) Security Hardening
9 1 (2.70%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 12 (32.43%) VBScript
3 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) CCA
1 7 (18.92%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCEA
2 1 (2.70%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (83.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (62.16%) XenApp
3 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (48.65%) Hyper-V
5 15 (40.54%) VMware ESX
6 12 (32.43%) XenDesktop
7 7 (18.92%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.70%) vSphere
8 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.81%) EdgeSight
3 2 (5.41%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (94.59%) Citrix
2 28 (75.68%) VMware
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) Symantec
5 3 (8.11%) Apple
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) BMC
7 1 (2.70%) AppSense
7 1 (2.70%) LANDesk