The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 247 220 219
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 34 48 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.56% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 3.55% 5.26% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 53
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
959 912 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.07% 10.64% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 794 798 623
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +9 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire -16 12 £40,000 +8.59%
Essex -32 5 £25,000 -47.36%
Hertfordshire +7 4 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 54 (77.14%) VMware
2 50 (71.43%) Citrix
3 49 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (68.57%) Hyper-V
5 46 (65.71%) XenApp
6 45 (64.29%) XenDesktop
7 42 (60.00%) Active Directory
7 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
8 35 (50.00%) vSphere
9 33 (47.14%) Windows
10 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (31.43%) MCITP
13 18 (25.71%) SAN
13 18 (25.71%) Firewall
14 16 (22.86%) Citrix Certification
14 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
15 14 (20.00%) DHCP
15 14 (20.00%) DNS
15 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (18.57%) NetApp
16 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
17 12 (17.14%) HP
17 12 (17.14%) iSCSI
17 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
18 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (15.71%) VPN
18 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
18 11 (15.71%) NetScaler
19 10 (14.29%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (18.57%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
4 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (8.57%) IIS
7 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Office 365
1 6 (8.57%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.71%) SAN
1 18 (25.71%) Firewall
2 14 (20.00%) DHCP
2 14 (20.00%) DNS
3 12 (17.14%) iSCSI
4 11 (15.71%) VPN
4 11 (15.71%) NetScaler
5 8 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (11.43%) NAS
5 8 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (10.00%) VDSL
6 7 (10.00%) ADSL
7 6 (8.57%) SSL
7 6 (8.57%) Network Security
8 1 (1.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (47.14%) Consultant
2 17 (24.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 11 (15.71%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) Administrator
5 9 (12.86%) Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Support Analyst
6 8 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix Technical Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Citrix Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Project Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.71%) IT Support
10 3 (4.29%) Development Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Software Development Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Desktop Support
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Thin Client
1 6 (8.57%) Mathematics
1 6 (8.57%) Smartphone
1 6 (8.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.14%) Windows
2 26 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.86%) Linux
6 7 (10.00%) UNIX
6 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL
2 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (8.57%) Change Control
3 6 (8.57%) Time Management
4 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.86%) Project Management
5 2 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.86%) Automated Testing
5 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (1.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) OCaml
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (31.43%) MCITP
3 16 (22.86%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (12.86%) MCSE
4 9 (12.86%) CCIA
5 8 (11.43%) CCA
5 8 (11.43%) MCSA
5 8 (11.43%) MCP
6 6 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.71%) Degree
8 3 (4.29%) MCTS
8 3 (4.29%) CCEA
8 3 (4.29%) CCEE
8 3 (4.29%) CCAA
9 1 (1.43%) VCAP
9 1 (1.43%) NCDA
9 1 (1.43%) CCNP
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 49 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (68.57%) Hyper-V
3 46 (65.71%) XenApp
4 45 (64.29%) XenDesktop
5 42 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 35 (50.00%) vSphere
7 8 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (10.00%) NFS
9 2 (2.86%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.43%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) WSUS
2 5 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (77.14%) VMware
2 50 (71.43%) Citrix
3 42 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) NetApp
5 12 (17.14%) HP
6 9 (12.86%) LANDesk
6 9 (12.86%) IBM
7 7 (10.00%) Draytek
7 7 (10.00%) Sophos
7 7 (10.00%) AVG
8 6 (8.57%) Wyse
9 3 (4.29%) Veeam
10 1 (1.43%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
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