The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 79 65 80
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +15
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 2.45% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 5.30% 14.14% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +24.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
East of 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 Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
151 191 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 13.78% 17.32% 17.37%
Number of salaries quoted 120 159 139
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,800 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

XenServer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Essex

XenServer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 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
Brentwood +1 4 - -
Witham - 3 £35,000 -
Basildon 0 1 - -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
4 5 (55.56%) CentOS
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) MCSM
5 4 (44.44%) MCTS
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) ITIL
5 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (44.44%) MCSE
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 3 (33.33%) HP
6 3 (33.33%) MySQL
6 3 (33.33%) SAN
6 3 (33.33%) VoIP
6 3 (33.33%) Opsview
6 3 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (22.22%) vSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (22.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Support Specialist
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) CentOS
3 5 (55.56%) Ubuntu
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
1 4 (44.44%) MCSM
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opsview
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Citrix
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat