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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 609 470 458
Rank change year-on-year
-139 -12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 284 428 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 4.32% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 256 366 462
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
11632 9904 11103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.90% 10.07% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9720 8494 9660
Average salary £40,875 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.82% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -75 129 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Yorkshire -11 52 £40,000 -11.11% 4
South East -70 42 £48,750 +10.79% 2
East of England -63 22 £36,250 -19.44% 4
North West -21 19 £32,500 -27.77% 2
West Midlands -42 13 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands -19 12 £39,000 -13.33% 2
South West -28 5 £32,000 -32.63%
North East -13 2 £27,500 -32.92%
XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 500 (82.78%) Citrix
2 441 (73.01%) Windows
3 411 (68.05%) VMware
4 361 (59.77%) XenApp
5 360 (59.60%) Microsoft
6 304 (50.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 286 (47.35%) Active Directory
8 238 (39.40%) XenDesktop
9 232 (38.41%) SAN
10 219 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 214 (35.43%) Hyper-V
12 210 (34.77%) MS Exchange
13 208 (34.44%) Cisco
14 195 (32.28%) Linux
15 193 (31.95%) Windows Server 2003
16 181 (29.97%) Firewall
17 175 (28.97%) HP
18 163 (26.99%) MS Excel
19 154 (25.50%) NetApp
20 146 (24.17%) SQL Server
21 134 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
22 130 (21.52%) SQL
23 123 (20.36%) vSphere
24 120 (19.87%) DNS
25 118 (19.54%) ITIL
26 108 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
27 107 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
28 98 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2007
29 96 (15.89%) Citrix Certification
30 94 (15.56%) MCSE

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 210 (34.77%) MS Exchange
2 108 (17.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 98 (16.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 55 (9.11%) Apache
5 54 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 48 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 40 (6.62%) Lync
8 37 (6.13%) IIS
9 33 (5.46%) Tomcat
10 31 (5.13%) Office Communications Server
11 27 (4.47%) SharePoint
12 24 (3.97%) nginx
13 18 (2.98%) IBM Notes
14 14 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 7 (1.16%) OpenStack
16 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
16 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2000
17 1 (0.17%) MediaWiki
17 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
17 1 (0.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 163 (26.99%) MS Excel
2 80 (13.25%) MS Office
3 9 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.16%) Summit
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Magento
5 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.81%) Office 365
2 10 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.49%) SaaS
4 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (38.41%) SAN
2 181 (29.97%) Firewall
3 120 (19.87%) DNS
4 89 (14.74%) LAN
5 88 (14.57%) DHCP
6 84 (13.91%) NetScaler
7 80 (13.25%) WAN
8 78 (12.91%) TCP/IP
9 66 (10.93%) NAS
10 52 (8.61%) VPN
11 37 (6.13%) Cisco ASA
12 26 (4.30%) iSCSI
13 24 (3.97%) VoIP
14 23 (3.81%) HTTP
15 20 (3.31%) LDAP
16 18 (2.98%) Unified Communications
16 18 (2.98%) Internet
17 17 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (2.81%) Fibre Channel
18 15 (2.48%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (24.17%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.93%) MySQL
3 58 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (3.31%) Git (software)
1 20 (3.31%) Jenkins
2 11 (1.82%) JIRA
3 9 (1.49%) Hudson
4 8 (1.32%) Subversion
5 2 (0.33%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 76 (12.58%) Finance
2 14 (2.32%) Legal
3 10 (1.66%) Banking
4 8 (1.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.83%) Law
5 5 (0.83%) Marketing
6 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.50%) Games
7 3 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.33%) French Language
8 2 (0.33%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.33%) Advertising
8 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 116 (19.21%) Support Engineer
2 77 (12.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 74 (12.25%) Consultant
4 71 (11.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 52 (8.61%) Administrator
6 50 (8.28%) Systems Administrator
7 42 (6.95%) Analyst
8 41 (6.79%) Citrix Engineer
8 41 (6.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 37 (6.13%) Technical Engineer
10 36 (5.96%) Technical Consultant
11 35 (5.79%) Citrix Support
12 32 (5.30%) Support Specialist
13 27 (4.47%) Citrix Consultant
14 25 (4.14%) Systems Engineer
15 22 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
16 21 (3.48%) Server Engineer
16 21 (3.48%) Virtualisation Engineer
17 20 (3.31%) Citrix Specialist
17 20 (3.31%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.31%) LAMP
2 9 (1.49%) .NET
3 7 (1.16%) Web Services
4 5 (0.83%) WSH
4 5 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (0.50%) LINQ
6 2 (0.33%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (0.33%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.33%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.33%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.59%) Clustering
2 33 (5.46%) Replication
3 32 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.80%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.97%) EqualLogic
6 16 (2.65%) Hedge funds
7 13 (2.15%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.15%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.82%) Thin Client
8 11 (1.82%) Fat Client
9 8 (1.32%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.32%) Firmware
10 7 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.99%) Kindle
11 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.66%) PKI
13 3 (0.50%) DTV
13 3 (0.50%) Open Source
13 3 (0.50%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 441 (73.01%) Windows
2 219 (36.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 195 (32.28%) Linux
4 193 (31.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 107 (17.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (11.75%) UNIX
7 49 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 46 (7.62%) Windows 8
9 42 (6.95%) Windows 7
10 40 (6.62%) Debian
11 32 (5.30%) Ubuntu
12 29 (4.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (4.14%) CentOS
14 19 (3.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 11 (1.82%) Solaris
16 7 (1.16%) AIX
17 6 (0.99%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.99%) SUSE
17 6 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
18 5 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (19.54%) ITIL
2 42 (6.95%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (6.62%) Change Control
4 39 (6.46%) Technical Architecture
5 38 (6.29%) DevOps
6 36 (5.96%) Migration
7 32 (5.30%) Project Management
7 32 (5.30%) Configuration Management
8 29 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (3.97%) Incident Management
11 19 (3.15%) Change Management
12 17 (2.81%) Root Cause Analysis
12 17 (2.81%) Load Balancing
12 17 (2.81%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (2.65%) E-Commerce
14 15 (2.48%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (2.48%) Performance Tuning
14 15 (2.48%) Mentoring
15 14 (2.32%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 130 (21.52%) SQL
2 39 (6.46%) PowerShell
3 37 (6.13%) Python
4 35 (5.79%) Ruby
5 33 (5.46%) Perl
6 28 (4.64%) Bash Shell
7 19 (3.15%) PHP
8 8 (1.32%) Java
8 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 6 (0.99%) C
10 5 (0.83%) VB
11 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 134 (22.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 96 (15.89%) Citrix Certification
3 94 (15.56%) MCSE
4 78 (12.91%) Cisco Certification
5 72 (11.92%) CCNA
6 71 (11.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 55 (9.11%) CCA
8 41 (6.79%) Degree
9 34 (5.63%) MCITP
10 31 (5.13%) MCSA
11 29 (4.80%) MCTS
12 23 (3.81%) CCEE
13 19 (3.15%) MCP
14 18 (2.98%) CCIA
15 12 (1.99%) VCAP
16 11 (1.82%) CCEA
16 11 (1.82%) CCNP
17 10 (1.66%) VCP5
17 10 (1.66%) Security Cleared
17 10 (1.66%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.46%) SLA
2 20 (3.31%) QA
3 6 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 361 (59.77%) XenApp
2 304 (50.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 286 (47.35%) Active Directory
4 238 (39.40%) XenDesktop
5 214 (35.43%) Hyper-V
6 123 (20.36%) vSphere
7 85 (14.07%) VMware ESX
8 53 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 28 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
10 27 (4.47%) Xen
11 20 (3.31%) VMware Server
12 16 (2.65%) Terminal Services
13 15 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (2.32%) KVM
14 14 (2.32%) Postfix
15 12 (1.99%) vCloud
15 12 (1.99%) Samba
16 11 (1.82%) MetaFrame
17 8 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 6 (0.99%) NFS
Systems Management
1 53 (8.77%) Backup Exec
2 46 (7.62%) SCCM
3 30 (4.97%) Puppet
4 28 (4.64%) WSUS
5 22 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (3.48%) XenMobile
6 21 (3.48%) Nagios
7 17 (2.81%) SCOM
8 15 (2.48%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.49%) NetBackup
10 8 (1.32%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.32%) SCVMM
10 8 (1.32%) Salt
11 7 (1.16%) Rsyslog
12 6 (0.99%) Cacti
12 6 (0.99%) SCDPM
13 5 (0.83%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.66%) SmokePing
15 3 (0.50%) Opsview
15 3 (0.50%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 500 (82.78%) Citrix
2 411 (68.05%) VMware
3 360 (59.60%) Microsoft
4 208 (34.44%) Cisco
5 175 (28.97%) HP
6 154 (25.50%) NetApp
7 78 (12.91%) Dell
8 76 (12.58%) EMC
9 61 (10.10%) Juniper
10 55 (9.11%) AppSense
11 51 (8.44%) Red Hat
12 43 (7.12%) Veeam
13 34 (5.63%) CheckPoint
13 34 (5.63%) Symantec
14 33 (5.46%) IBM
15 32 (5.30%) CommVault
16 31 (5.13%) Oracle
17 21 (3.48%) PlateSpin
18 18 (2.98%) SAP
18 18 (2.98%) Lotus
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FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Car + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, North West, Cheshire, Lancashire,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + car/allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum +6k bonus + car or allowance + benef
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago