The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 56 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.49% 0.28% 2.30%
As % of the System Software category 3.92% 2.00% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Average salary £33,750 - £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +8.43%
XenServer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 50 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 12.38% 13.93% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 68
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

XenServer
Salary Trend in Luton

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Luton

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) MCTS
5 1 (16.67%) MCITP
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (16.67%) HP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) NCDA
1 1 (16.67%) NCIE
1 1 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) PlateSpin
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam