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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 259 256 266
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 5 23 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.072% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 2.05% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 25
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -1.76%
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
746 1120 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.68% 14.51% 12.41%
Number of salaries quoted 608 858 885
Average salary £37,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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 +7 4 £52,500 +118.75%
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £52,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) XenApp
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
7 5 (38.46%) vSphere
7 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
7 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
7 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Firewall
8 4 (30.77%) ITIL
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) WAN
10 2 (15.38%) VPN
10 2 (15.38%) HP
10 2 (15.38%) IIS
10 2 (15.38%) Java
10 2 (15.38%) SQL
10 2 (15.38%) HNC
10 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) XenServer Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Support
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.69%) Celerra
2 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.69%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Records Management
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Server Building
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCA
1 2 (15.38%) CCEA
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) HNC
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) XenApp
3 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) AppSense
5 2 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) iManage
5 2 (15.38%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Remedy