The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 134 125 143
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.35% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 3.35% 3.35% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 26
Average salary £46,250 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.92% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,375 £70,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £76,000 £62,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
328 209 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.20% 10.47% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 254 167 261
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Hertfordshire 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
Watford -1 9 £50,000 -28.57%
St Albans - 1 £27,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £42,500 -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 17 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Citrix
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (64.71%) SAN
4 11 (64.71%) MCITP
4 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
5 10 (58.82%) vSphere
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) Firewall
7 7 (41.18%) Time Management
7 7 (41.18%) iSCSI
7 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 7 (41.18%) HP
7 7 (41.18%) NetApp
8 6 (35.29%) DNS
9 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 5 (29.41%) SCCM
9 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (29.41%) NCDA
10 4 (23.53%) NCIE
10 4 (23.53%) Lync
10 4 (23.53%) Veeam
10 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
10 4 (23.53%) VCAP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Lync
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 7 (41.18%) iSCSI
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Consultant
1 11 (64.71%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Project Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Project Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EqualLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 3 (17.65%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (64.71%) MCITP
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (29.41%) NCDA
3 4 (23.53%) NCIE
3 4 (23.53%) VCAP
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
4 2 (11.76%) CCA
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) XenApp
2 15 (88.24%) XenDesktop
3 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
4 10 (58.82%) vSphere
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
3 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Citrix
3 7 (41.18%) HP
3 7 (41.18%) NetApp
4 4 (23.53%) Veeam
4 4 (23.53%) PlateSpin
4 4 (23.53%) Dell
4 4 (23.53%) EMC
4 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
6 2 (11.76%) Altiris
7 1 (5.88%) Wyse
7 1 (5.88%) AppSense