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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 133 126 156
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 1.60% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
268 250 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.17% 13.03% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 206 185 253
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -33.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
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 30 January 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
Watford -14 3 £55,000 -
XenServer
East of England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 5 (62.50%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) XenApp
3 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (37.50%) WorkSite
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Process Management
4 3 (37.50%) MPLS
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) WAN
4 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) IBM

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) WorkSite
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) MPLS
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Process Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) XenApp
2 5 (62.50%) XenDesktop
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
3 2 (25.00%) Altiris