The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 63 63 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.09% 0.91% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 12.12% 10.34% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
Northamptonshire

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

System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
66 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.97% 8.77% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 33
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

XenServer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Northampton

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
3 10 (58.82%) MySQL
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
4 9 (52.94%) Apache
4 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (52.94%) HP
4 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
5 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) Cisco
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (5.88%) Finance
9 1 (5.88%) VMware
9 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
9 1 (5.88%) Middleware
9 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
9 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
1 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) LAN
2 6 (35.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Server Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Server Support
3 6 (35.29%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Storage Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Server Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Storage Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) HP
3 9 (52.94%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) VMware