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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 543 498 492
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 331 417 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 3.94% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 262 380 341
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £31,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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
12246 10586 10083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.20% 10.16% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10218 8856 8511
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
London -4 157 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South East -13 47 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Yorkshire +2 40 £40,000 -11.11% 2
East Midlands +6 26 £35,000 -17.64% 2
North West -3 24 £22,500 -28.57% 2
East of England -14 16 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South West -22 6 £45,000 +32.35% 3
West Midlands -42 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
North East -10 3 £27,000 -16.92% 1
XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 492 (81.73%) Citrix
2 427 (70.93%) Windows
3 424 (70.43%) VMware
4 387 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 331 (54.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 305 (50.66%) XenApp
7 297 (49.34%) Active Directory
8 275 (45.68%) SAN
9 254 (42.19%) MS Exchange
10 248 (41.20%) Hyper-V
11 235 (39.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 210 (34.88%) Cisco
13 200 (33.22%) Firewall
14 199 (33.06%) HP
15 191 (31.73%) XenDesktop
16 178 (29.57%) Linux
17 174 (28.90%) Windows Server 2003
18 171 (28.41%) MS Excel
19 153 (25.42%) LAN
20 147 (24.42%) vSphere
21 143 (23.75%) WAN
22 138 (22.92%) DNS
23 133 (22.09%) SQL Server
24 130 (21.59%) ITIL
24 130 (21.59%) DHCP
25 129 (21.43%) SQL
26 107 (17.77%) Exchange Server 2010
27 103 (17.11%) Citrix Certification
27 103 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
28 98 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 254 (42.19%) MS Exchange
2 107 (17.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (12.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (11.30%) Apache
5 67 (11.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 65 (10.80%) SharePoint
7 56 (9.30%) Tomcat
7 56 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 50 (8.31%) IIS
9 44 (7.31%) Lync
10 27 (4.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 22 (3.65%) nginx
12 17 (2.82%) Confluence
12 17 (2.82%) MediaWiki
13 15 (2.49%) IBM Notes
14 9 (1.50%) Commerce Server
15 8 (1.33%) OpenStack
15 8 (1.33%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 171 (28.41%) MS Excel
2 89 (14.78%) MS Office
3 9 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.49%) Office 365
2 10 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.66%) SaaS
5 2 (0.33%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.17%) Taleo
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Terremark
6 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 275 (45.68%) SAN
2 200 (33.22%) Firewall
3 153 (25.42%) LAN
4 143 (23.75%) WAN
5 138 (22.92%) DNS
6 130 (21.59%) DHCP
7 95 (15.78%) NetScaler
8 89 (14.78%) VPN
9 81 (13.46%) TCP/IP
10 74 (12.29%) iSCSI
11 66 (10.96%) Wireless
12 65 (10.80%) NAS
13 55 (9.14%) Network Security
14 52 (8.64%) VoIP
15 49 (8.14%) LDAP
16 36 (5.98%) OSPF
16 36 (5.98%) BGP
17 33 (5.48%) VLAN
18 31 (5.15%) SNMP
19 30 (4.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 83 (13.79%) MySQL
3 28 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 25 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.15%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 15 (2.49%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.66%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.50%) Big Data
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (4.15%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.99%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.99%) Hudson
3 18 (2.99%) Subversion
4 17 (2.82%) JIRA
5 5 (0.83%) InstallShield
6 4 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.50%) MSI
7 3 (0.50%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.17%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (8.14%) Finance
2 34 (5.65%) Law
3 15 (2.49%) Marketing
4 13 (2.16%) Back Office
4 13 (2.16%) Advertising
5 11 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.33%) Banking
7 7 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.83%) Legal
9 4 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.50%) Publishing
10 3 (0.50%) Retail
11 2 (0.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 83 (13.79%) Consultant
2 80 (13.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 76 (12.62%) Analyst
4 68 (11.30%) Support Engineer
5 55 (9.14%) Technical Support
6 50 (8.31%) Architect
7 46 (7.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 42 (6.98%) Administrator
9 38 (6.31%) Systems Administrator
10 29 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (4.32%) 3rd Line Technical Support
12 25 (4.15%) Citrix Engineer
13 24 (3.99%) Technical Engineer
14 23 (3.82%) Technical Consultant
15 21 (3.49%) Server Engineer
15 21 (3.49%) DevOps Engineer
16 20 (3.32%) Service Desk Analyst
16 20 (3.32%) Service Analyst
16 20 (3.32%) IT Manager
17 18 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
2 17 (2.82%) LAMP
3 11 (1.83%) Web Services
4 7 (1.16%) Application Packaging
5 4 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (0.66%) .NET
6 2 (0.33%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.17%) J2EE
7 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.17%) COM
7 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 53 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (8.64%) Clustering
3 39 (6.48%) Blackberry
4 29 (4.82%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.99%) CESG
5 18 (2.99%) Streaming Video
6 17 (2.82%) Wiki
7 15 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.33%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.33%) Thin Client
8 14 (2.33%) Replication
9 11 (1.83%) Open Source
10 8 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.16%) EqualLogic
12 5 (0.83%) Device Driver
12 5 (0.83%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.66%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.50%) PMI
15 2 (0.33%) CLARiiON
15 2 (0.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 427 (70.93%) Windows
2 235 (39.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 178 (29.57%) Linux
4 174 (28.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 103 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (10.63%) Windows XP
7 57 (9.47%) CentOS
8 52 (8.64%) Windows 8
8 52 (8.64%) Windows 7
9 34 (5.65%) UNIX
10 33 (5.48%) Ubuntu
11 26 (4.32%) Debian
12 9 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (1.16%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.16%) Android
14 6 (1.00%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.66%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.66%) AIX
15 4 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (21.59%) ITIL
2 65 (10.80%) Project Management
3 63 (10.47%) Disaster Recovery
4 61 (10.13%) Configuration Management
5 43 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 43 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 35 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 33 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (5.48%) DevOps
8 32 (5.32%) Time Management
9 31 (5.15%) Information Security
10 27 (4.49%) Change Management
11 26 (4.32%) Migration
11 26 (4.32%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (4.15%) Mentoring
12 25 (4.15%) E-Commerce
13 21 (3.49%) Change Control
13 21 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.32%) Agile Project Management
15 19 (3.16%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 129 (21.43%) SQL
2 64 (10.63%) PowerShell
3 54 (8.97%) Bash Shell
4 43 (7.14%) Perl
5 42 (6.98%) Java
6 33 (5.48%) Ruby
7 19 (3.16%) Python
8 16 (2.66%) PHP
9 9 (1.50%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.16%) C
11 4 (0.66%) C#
11 4 (0.66%) VBScript
11 4 (0.66%) Golang
12 3 (0.50%) C++
13 2 (0.33%) VB
14 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 103 (17.11%) Citrix Certification
2 98 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 87 (14.45%) CCA
4 79 (13.12%) MCSE
5 66 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 61 (10.13%) MCSA
7 47 (7.81%) Cisco Certification
8 42 (6.98%) MCITP
9 32 (5.32%) Degree
10 31 (5.15%) CCNA
11 24 (3.99%) MCP
12 23 (3.82%) Security Cleared
13 21 (3.49%) CCNP
14 20 (3.32%) SC Cleared
15 19 (3.16%) CCEE
16 15 (2.49%) CCIA
16 15 (2.49%) CCSE
17 14 (2.33%) CISSP
18 10 (1.66%) VCAP
18 10 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.98%) SLA
2 11 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.66%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.33%) QA
System Software
1 331 (54.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 305 (50.66%) XenApp
3 297 (49.34%) Active Directory
4 248 (41.20%) Hyper-V
5 191 (31.73%) XenDesktop
6 147 (24.42%) vSphere
7 75 (12.46%) VMware ESX
8 68 (11.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (4.82%) Xen
10 28 (4.65%) Terminal Services
11 25 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
12 22 (3.65%) Samba
13 19 (3.16%) vCloud
13 19 (3.16%) KVM
14 18 (2.99%) Postfix
15 17 (2.82%) iptables
16 12 (1.99%) Terminal Server
17 10 (1.66%) ISA Server
18 9 (1.50%) VMware Workstation
19 7 (1.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 72 (11.96%) Backup Exec
2 66 (10.96%) SCOM
3 60 (9.97%) SCCM
4 46 (7.64%) WSUS
5 38 (6.31%) Puppet
6 34 (5.65%) EdgeSight
7 32 (5.32%) Nagios
8 29 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (4.65%) XenMobile
10 23 (3.82%) SELinux
11 21 (3.49%) Icinga
12 18 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
12 18 (2.99%) ZABBIX
13 14 (2.33%) Salt
14 12 (1.99%) HP SIM
15 9 (1.50%) WMI
16 8 (1.33%) OpenView
16 8 (1.33%) SCVMM
16 8 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 7 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 492 (81.73%) Citrix
2 424 (70.43%) VMware
3 387 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 210 (34.88%) Cisco
5 199 (33.06%) HP
6 91 (15.12%) NetApp
7 80 (13.29%) Dell
8 79 (13.12%) Veeam
9 72 (11.96%) Symantec
10 71 (11.79%) AppSense
11 54 (8.97%) Red Hat
12 53 (8.80%) IBM
13 46 (7.64%) EMC
14 43 (7.14%) Juniper
15 37 (6.15%) CheckPoint
15 37 (6.15%) Riverbed
16 25 (4.15%) 3PAR
17 24 (3.99%) Varonis
18 23 (3.82%) F5
19 18 (2.99%) SonicWALL
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Competitive + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Poole
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Haywards Heath
Ortolan Group
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
BAE Systems
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Hudson IT
Salary: £20000 - £27200 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + On-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Up to £75k Basic + Car Allowance, Pe
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £31k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrow
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Between £28,000 to £32,000 per Annum, Dependent on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Salfords, Surrey
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 DOE
Posted: 20 days ago