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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 86 84 96
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 7 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.57% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 5.51% 7.80% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
127 141 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.36% 11.24% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 93 95 110
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 30 March 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
5 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
5 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (55.56%) F5
6 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
6 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
6 4 (44.44%) EqualLogic
6 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
6 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (44.44%) CentOS
6 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
6 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
6 4 (44.44%) WMI
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco
6 4 (44.44%) NFS
6 4 (44.44%) SNMP
6 4 (44.44%) IPv4

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) IPv4
2 4 (44.44%) OSPF
2 4 (44.44%) BGP
2 4 (44.44%) BIG-IP
2 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
2 4 (44.44%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (44.44%) NetScaler
2 4 (44.44%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Support Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) EqualLogic
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Debian
3 4 (44.44%) Ubuntu
3 4 (44.44%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) OpenSolaris
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Network Management
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Samba
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) WMI
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) F5
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) HP