The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 499 452 528
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +76
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 120 184 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 4.17% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 116 164 104
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4984 4412 4802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.12% 9.72% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4384 3859 4216
Average salary £46,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in London

XenServer
Salary Trend in London

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

XenServer Salary Trend in London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in London

XenServer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
City of London +5 39 £42,500 - 2
Bromley - 3 £75,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £37,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 152 (73.79%) Citrix
2 149 (72.33%) VMware
3 145 (70.39%) Windows
4 117 (56.80%) Microsoft
5 108 (52.43%) Active Directory
6 107 (51.94%) XenApp
7 105 (50.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 97 (47.09%) Cisco
9 84 (40.78%) Firewall
10 70 (33.98%) Hyper-V
11 69 (33.50%) NetApp
12 66 (32.04%) HP
13 65 (31.55%) SAN
14 58 (28.16%) SQL Server
15 57 (27.67%) XenDesktop
16 56 (27.18%) DNS
16 56 (27.18%) MS Exchange
17 54 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
18 51 (24.76%) ITIL
19 50 (24.27%) DHCP
20 49 (23.79%) Windows Server 2003
21 46 (22.33%) MS Office
22 44 (21.36%) TCP/IP
23 43 (20.87%) Linux
24 42 (20.39%) SQL
25 40 (19.42%) MS Excel
25 40 (19.42%) vSphere
26 39 (18.93%) LAN
27 38 (18.45%) Windows XP
27 38 (18.45%) Juniper

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 56 (27.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 32 (15.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (10.19%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (8.74%) IBM Notes
5 15 (7.28%) Lync
6 13 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (5.34%) SharePoint
8 9 (4.37%) Apache
8 9 (4.37%) IIS
9 8 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.91%) nginx
11 5 (2.43%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 46 (22.33%) MS Office
2 40 (19.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.37%) Office 365
2 6 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.97%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (40.78%) Firewall
2 65 (31.55%) SAN
3 56 (27.18%) DNS
4 50 (24.27%) DHCP
5 44 (21.36%) TCP/IP
6 39 (18.93%) LAN
7 37 (17.96%) NetScaler
8 30 (14.56%) WAN
9 28 (13.59%) VPN
10 21 (10.19%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (8.74%) NAS
12 14 (6.80%) VoIP
13 10 (4.85%) iSCSI
13 10 (4.85%) LDAP
14 6 (2.91%) Internet
15 5 (2.43%) VLAN
15 5 (2.43%) SSH
15 5 (2.43%) SNMP
15 5 (2.43%) Fibre Channel
16 4 (1.94%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (28.16%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.22%) MySQL
3 10 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (7.77%) Jenkins
2 15 (7.28%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.88%) Hudson
4 3 (1.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (17.48%) Finance
2 7 (3.40%) Legal
2 7 (3.40%) Banking
3 3 (1.46%) Marketing
3 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.46%) Games
3 3 (1.46%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.49%) French Language
5 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 53 (25.73%) Support Engineer
2 21 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (9.22%) Administrator
3 19 (9.22%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (8.74%) Support Specialist
5 16 (7.77%) Citrix Specialist
5 16 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (7.77%) Consultant
6 15 (7.28%) Systems Engineer
7 12 (5.83%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (5.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (5.83%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 11 (5.34%) Citrix Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) VMware Consultant
9 10 (4.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.85%) Architect
10 8 (3.88%) Analyst
11 7 (3.40%) Virtualisation Consultant
12 6 (2.91%) Senior VMware Consultant
12 6 (2.91%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.37%) LAMP
1 9 (4.37%) Web Services
2 6 (2.91%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.97%) WSH
3 2 (0.97%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.85%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.40%) Replication
4 7 (3.40%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.43%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.43%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.94%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.94%) Clustering
7 2 (0.97%) Open Source
7 2 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.97%) EPoS
8 1 (0.49%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.49%) DTV
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
8 1 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 145 (70.39%) Windows
2 54 (26.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (23.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (20.87%) Linux
5 38 (18.45%) Windows XP
6 34 (16.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (13.59%) Windows 8
8 15 (7.28%) UNIX
8 15 (7.28%) Ubuntu
8 15 (7.28%) Windows 7
9 14 (6.80%) CentOS
10 11 (5.34%) Debian
11 2 (0.97%) Solaris
11 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.49%) AIX
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Android
12 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.76%) ITIL
2 18 (8.74%) Migration
2 18 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (7.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (6.31%) DevOps
5 12 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (4.85%) Configuration Management
6 10 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (3.40%) E-Commerce
9 6 (2.91%) Web Services Management
10 5 (2.43%) ITSM
10 5 (2.43%) Change Control
10 5 (2.43%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (1.94%) Data Protection
11 4 (1.94%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (1.94%) Capacity Management
11 4 (1.94%) Change Management
11 4 (1.94%) Project Management
11 4 (1.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (20.39%) SQL
2 16 (7.77%) PowerShell
3 15 (7.28%) Ruby
4 14 (6.80%) Bash Shell
5 12 (5.83%) Perl
6 10 (4.85%) Python
7 8 (3.88%) PHP
8 4 (1.94%) Java
9 2 (0.97%) VB
10 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (17.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (16.99%) CCNA
2 35 (16.99%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (15.05%) MCSE
4 26 (12.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (7.28%) MCSA
6 14 (6.80%) Degree
7 12 (5.83%) MCP
8 10 (4.85%) PhD
9 9 (4.37%) CCSA
9 9 (4.37%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (2.91%) MCITP
11 4 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.94%) CCEA
11 4 (1.94%) CCA
12 3 (1.46%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.46%) VCP5
13 2 (0.97%) CCEE
13 2 (0.97%) CCIA
13 2 (0.97%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 108 (52.43%) Active Directory
2 107 (51.94%) XenApp
3 105 (50.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 70 (33.98%) Hyper-V
5 57 (27.67%) XenDesktop
6 40 (19.42%) vSphere
7 35 (16.99%) VMware ESX
8 21 (10.19%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (5.83%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (4.85%) KVM
10 10 (4.85%) VMware Server
11 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (3.88%) Samba
13 4 (1.94%) MetaFrame
14 2 (0.97%) vCloud
14 2 (0.97%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.97%) Xen
15 1 (0.49%) PowerConvert
15 1 (0.49%) NFS
15 1 (0.49%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 36 (17.48%) Backup Exec
2 16 (7.77%) Puppet
2 16 (7.77%) SCCM
3 15 (7.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (6.31%) Nagios
4 13 (6.31%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.88%) SCOM
6 7 (3.40%) XenMobile
7 6 (2.91%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.46%) Ansible
8 3 (1.46%) Cacti
9 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.97%) SmokePing
9 2 (0.97%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.97%) WMI
10 1 (0.49%) WSUS
10 1 (0.49%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.49%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 152 (73.79%) Citrix
2 149 (72.33%) VMware
3 117 (56.80%) Microsoft
4 97 (47.09%) Cisco
5 69 (33.50%) NetApp
6 66 (32.04%) HP
7 38 (18.45%) Juniper
8 32 (15.53%) CheckPoint
9 28 (13.59%) EMC
10 22 (10.68%) Dell
11 20 (9.71%) Veeam
11 20 (9.71%) Symantec
12 18 (8.74%) Lotus
13 16 (7.77%) Red Hat
14 12 (5.83%) IronPort
15 11 (5.34%) AppSense
15 11 (5.34%) ProCurve
16 10 (4.85%) Polycom
16 10 (4.85%) 3PAR
16 10 (4.85%) PlateSpin
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £26k - 31k per year + Great benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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