The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 602 559 558
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 275 338 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 3.12% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 238 287 310
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
-8.04% +4.19%
XenServer
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12775 10830 11205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.10% 10.58% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10873 9059 9703
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in England

XenServer
Salary Trend in England

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

XenServer Salary Trend in England

XenServer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in England

XenServer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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
London -19 103 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Yorkshire +9 55 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South East -19 36 £46,250 +2.77% 3
East of England -57 23 £40,000 -3.61%
East Midlands -7 18 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West -6 16 £29,500 -1.66% 3
West Midlands -14 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North West -18 11 £34,000 -32.00% 4
North East - 4 £47,500 - 2
Midlands +3 3 £35,000 -
XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 458 (82.08%) Citrix
2 407 (72.94%) Windows
3 358 (64.16%) VMware
4 333 (59.68%) XenApp
5 323 (57.89%) Microsoft
6 282 (50.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 277 (49.64%) Active Directory
8 233 (41.76%) MS Exchange
9 226 (40.50%) SAN
10 211 (37.81%) XenDesktop
11 195 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 192 (34.41%) Cisco
13 190 (34.05%) Hyper-V
14 183 (32.80%) Firewall
15 180 (32.26%) Linux
16 170 (30.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 148 (26.52%) MS Excel
18 145 (25.99%) HP
19 139 (24.91%) vSphere
20 129 (23.12%) SQL Server
20 129 (23.12%) ITIL
21 122 (21.86%) NetApp
22 116 (20.79%) SQL
23 110 (19.71%) Microsoft Certification
23 110 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2010
24 109 (19.53%) DNS
25 99 (17.74%) LAN
26 98 (17.56%) DHCP
26 98 (17.56%) TCP/IP
27 97 (17.38%) Exchange Server 2007

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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
1 233 (41.76%) MS Exchange
2 110 (19.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 97 (17.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 74 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2003
5 54 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 50 (8.96%) Apache
7 37 (6.63%) Tomcat
8 36 (6.45%) SharePoint
9 34 (6.09%) IIS
10 27 (4.84%) Lync
11 23 (4.12%) Office Communications Server
12 19 (3.41%) nginx
13 18 (3.23%) IBM Notes
14 14 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (1.61%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.90%) MediaWiki
16 5 (0.90%) Confluence
17 3 (0.54%) WorkSite
18 2 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
18 2 (0.36%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 148 (26.52%) MS Excel
2 95 (17.03%) MS Office
3 8 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.41%) Office 365
2 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.08%) SaaS
5 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.36%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.18%) IaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Terremark
6 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 226 (40.50%) SAN
2 183 (32.80%) Firewall
3 109 (19.53%) DNS
4 99 (17.74%) LAN
5 98 (17.56%) DHCP
5 98 (17.56%) TCP/IP
6 88 (15.77%) NetScaler
7 81 (14.52%) WAN
8 78 (13.98%) NAS
9 66 (11.83%) VPN
10 45 (8.06%) VoIP
11 43 (7.71%) iSCSI
12 38 (6.81%) Cisco ASA
13 32 (5.73%) LDAP
14 28 (5.02%) Wireless
15 23 (4.12%) Internet
16 17 (3.05%) Network Security
17 15 (2.69%) OSPF
17 15 (2.69%) BGP
17 15 (2.69%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (23.12%) SQL Server
2 63 (11.29%) MySQL
3 41 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (4.30%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.25%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.54%) Big Data
11 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (5.20%) Jenkins
2 27 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.33%) Hudson
4 9 (1.61%) JIRA
5 8 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 6 (1.08%) Subversion
7 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 46 (8.24%) Finance
2 12 (2.15%) Marketing
2 12 (2.15%) Back Office
3 9 (1.61%) Law
4 7 (1.25%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.25%) Advertising
4 7 (1.25%) Banking
5 4 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.54%) Electronics
6 3 (0.54%) Games
7 2 (0.36%) French Language
7 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 92 (16.49%) Support Engineer
2 74 (13.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 67 (12.01%) Consultant
4 57 (10.22%) Analyst
5 48 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
6 45 (8.06%) Administrator
7 42 (7.53%) Systems Administrator
7 42 (7.53%) Citrix Engineer
8 40 (7.17%) Systems Engineer
9 31 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
10 28 (5.02%) Technical Support
11 27 (4.84%) Citrix Support
11 27 (4.84%) Architect
12 26 (4.66%) Technical Engineer
13 22 (3.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 21 (3.76%) Support Specialist
15 20 (3.58%) Support Analyst
15 20 (3.58%) Citrix Consultant
15 20 (3.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 18 (3.23%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.05%) Web Services
2 16 (2.87%) LAMP
3 9 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (1.43%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (1.43%) .NET
5 3 (0.54%) LINQ
6 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.50%) Clustering
2 36 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.12%) Blackberry
4 19 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.33%) Open Source
6 9 (1.61%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.43%) CESG
7 8 (1.43%) Replication
7 8 (1.43%) Streaming Video
8 7 (1.25%) EqualLogic
9 6 (1.08%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.08%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.90%) Wiki
11 4 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (0.72%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.54%) DTV
12 3 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.54%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 407 (72.94%) Windows
2 195 (34.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 180 (32.26%) Linux
4 170 (30.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 91 (16.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (12.72%) Windows XP
7 65 (11.65%) UNIX
8 49 (8.78%) CentOS
9 48 (8.60%) Windows 8
10 39 (6.99%) Ubuntu
11 31 (5.56%) Windows 7
12 27 (4.84%) Debian
13 15 (2.69%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.25%) SUSE
16 6 (1.08%) Android
17 5 (0.90%) AIX
17 5 (0.90%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (23.12%) ITIL
2 40 (7.17%) Configuration Management
3 38 (6.81%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (6.45%) DevOps
5 33 (5.91%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (5.20%) Project Management
7 28 (5.02%) Technical Architecture
8 27 (4.84%) Change Control
9 26 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (4.48%) Migration
11 24 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 23 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (3.94%) Mentoring
13 22 (3.94%) Load Balancing
14 21 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
15 19 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (3.23%) Change Management
17 16 (2.87%) Incident Management
18 15 (2.69%) Problem Management
19 13 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 116 (20.79%) SQL
2 44 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 42 (7.53%) PowerShell
4 34 (6.09%) Ruby
5 33 (5.91%) Perl
6 25 (4.48%) Java
7 23 (4.12%) Python
8 22 (3.94%) PHP
9 10 (1.79%) C
10 5 (0.90%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.72%) C++
12 1 (0.18%) C#
12 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (19.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (17.20%) Citrix Certification
3 91 (16.31%) MCSE
4 66 (11.83%) CCA
5 61 (10.93%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (10.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 55 (9.86%) CCNA
8 54 (9.68%) MCSA
9 36 (6.45%) MCITP
10 28 (5.02%) Degree
11 26 (4.66%) MCP
12 13 (2.33%) MCTS
12 13 (2.33%) Security Cleared
13 12 (2.15%) CCEE
13 12 (2.15%) CCIA
13 12 (2.15%) SC Cleared
13 12 (2.15%) CCNP
14 10 (1.79%) PhD
15 9 (1.61%) CCSA
15 9 (1.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.73%) SLA
2 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 333 (59.68%) XenApp
2 282 (50.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 277 (49.64%) Active Directory
4 211 (37.81%) XenDesktop
5 190 (34.05%) Hyper-V
6 139 (24.91%) vSphere
7 83 (14.87%) VMware ESX
8 47 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (5.20%) Xen
10 27 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
11 20 (3.58%) Terminal Services
12 17 (3.05%) Samba
12 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 16 (2.87%) KVM
14 12 (2.15%) VMware Server
15 11 (1.97%) Postfix
16 8 (1.43%) ISA Server
17 6 (1.08%) vCloud
18 4 (0.72%) MetaFrame
19 3 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 55 (9.86%) Backup Exec
2 41 (7.35%) SCOM
3 35 (6.27%) XenMobile
4 34 (6.09%) SCCM
5 32 (5.73%) Puppet
6 30 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (4.84%) WSUS
7 27 (4.84%) Nagios
8 17 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (2.51%) EdgeSight
10 13 (2.33%) SELinux
11 11 (1.97%) Icinga
12 9 (1.61%) HP SIM
12 9 (1.61%) HAProxy
13 8 (1.43%) OpenView
14 7 (1.25%) SCVMM
15 6 (1.08%) Opsview
16 5 (0.90%) Cobbler
16 5 (0.90%) ZABBIX
16 5 (0.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 458 (82.08%) Citrix
2 358 (64.16%) VMware
3 323 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 192 (34.41%) Cisco
5 145 (25.99%) HP
6 122 (21.86%) NetApp
7 66 (11.83%) Dell
8 57 (10.22%) AppSense
9 54 (9.68%) Red Hat
10 51 (9.14%) Veeam
11 47 (8.42%) Juniper
12 40 (7.17%) Symantec
13 39 (6.99%) CheckPoint
14 38 (6.81%) EMC
15 25 (4.48%) IBM
16 24 (4.30%) Riverbed
17 23 (4.12%) CommVault
18 18 (3.23%) Lotus
19 17 (3.05%) 3PAR
20 14 (2.51%) IronPort
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £45k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great company + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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South East London
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
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FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
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