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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 248 199 249
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +50
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 19 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 6.00% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 10 39 34
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
925 816 960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.64% 11.91% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 739 640 842
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Cambridgeshire -33 13 £40,000 -3.61%
Essex -13 3 £35,000 -17.64%
Hertfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (75.00%) Citrix
2 30 (68.18%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) VMware
4 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (38.64%) Linux
5 17 (38.64%) SAN
6 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (29.55%) HP
8 13 (29.55%) XenApp
9 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.27%) vSphere
9 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
10 11 (25.00%) Product Management
11 10 (22.73%) C
11 10 (22.73%) Open Source
12 9 (20.45%) Device Driver
12 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
12 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
12 9 (20.45%) Xen
13 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (18.18%) Degree
13 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 8 (18.18%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
14 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
14 7 (15.91%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 8 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.82%) WorkSite
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) iSCSI
3 6 (13.64%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (13.64%) LAN
3 6 (13.64%) VoIP
3 6 (13.64%) WAN
4 4 (9.09%) DNS
4 4 (9.09%) NAS
4 4 (9.09%) MPLS
5 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.55%) DHCP
6 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (2.27%) VLAN
7 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.27%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Software Engineer
2 6 (13.64%) Team Leader
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Product Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Product Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Project Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) J2EE
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Device Driver
3 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (6.82%) Fat Client
6 3 (6.82%) Thin Client
7 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
8 1 (2.27%) Replication
8 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Linux
3 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Ubuntu
5 7 (15.91%) CentOS
6 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.00%) Product Management
3 8 (18.18%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) Memory Management
7 3 (6.82%) Data Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Process Management
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Use Case
8 2 (4.55%) Product Marketing
8 2 (4.55%) Time Management
9 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) C
2 7 (15.91%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (2.27%) C++
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) MCSE
2 6 (13.64%) MCTS
3 4 (9.09%) MCITP
3 4 (9.09%) MCSM
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.55%) NCDA
5 2 (4.55%) NCIE
5 2 (4.55%) VCAP
6 1 (2.27%) CCA
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) XenApp
3 12 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 12 (27.27%) vSphere
4 9 (20.45%) XenDesktop
4 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
4 9 (20.45%) Xen
5 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.27%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Opsview
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Citrix
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
3 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) Altiris
7 2 (4.55%) PlateSpin
7 2 (4.55%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) Imperva
8 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.27%) Marketo
8 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) Wyse
8 1 (2.27%) AppSense