The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 91 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.18% 0.52% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 4.07% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £50,000 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +9.09%
XenServer
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 123 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.27% 12.75% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 65 106 92
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £57,500 £46,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

XenServer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) XenApp
2 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (75.00%) vSphere
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) CCEE
5 4 (50.00%) CCIA
6 3 (37.50%) MCTS
6 3 (37.50%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) CCA
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) CCEA
7 2 (25.00%) Dell
7 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (25.00%) MCITP
7 2 (25.00%) AppSense
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Veeam

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (50.00%) CCEE
3 4 (50.00%) CCIA
4 3 (37.50%) CCA
4 3 (37.50%) MCTS
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) CCEA
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) MCSA
6 1 (12.50%) CCIE
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) CCAA
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) NCDA
6 1 (12.50%) NCIE
6 1 (12.50%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
1 7 (87.50%) XenApp
1 7 (87.50%) XenDesktop
2 6 (75.00%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
5 1 (12.50%) EMC