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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 49 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 17 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.28% 1.73% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 25.76% 12.36% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
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 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.72% 14.02% 11.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 69
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016, 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 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (94.74%) Citrix
2 36 (94.74%) Hyper-V
3 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
4 34 (89.47%) SAN
5 33 (86.84%) Linux
6 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
7 31 (81.58%) Server Virtualisation
8 27 (71.05%) Disaster Recovery
9 26 (68.42%) Mentoring
10 22 (57.89%) Apache
10 22 (57.89%) Tomcat
10 22 (57.89%) MySQL
11 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
11 20 (52.63%) IBM
11 20 (52.63%) HP
12 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
13 7 (18.42%) VMware
14 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (13.16%) XenApp
14 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
14 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (13.16%) XenMobile
15 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
15 4 (10.53%) Firewall
15 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (10.53%) AppSense
16 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
16 3 (7.89%) Cisco

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (57.89%) Apache
1 22 (57.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Analyst
1 27 (71.05%) Support Analyst
2 23 (60.53%) Server Support
3 21 (55.26%) Server Analyst
3 21 (55.26%) Server Support Analyst
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix Analyst
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix Support
4 15 (39.47%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 15 (39.47%) Linux Support
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Support Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (13.16%) Technical Leader
8 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Architect
9 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
10 1 (2.63%) Administrator
10 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
10 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 38 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (92.11%) Windows Server
3 33 (86.84%) Linux
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Server Virtualisation
2 27 (71.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (68.42%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.63%) Presales
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 36 (94.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) XenApp
2 5 (13.16%) XenDesktop
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Citrix
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) HP
3 20 (52.63%) IBM
4 7 (18.42%) VMware
5 4 (10.53%) AppSense
6 3 (7.89%) Cisco
7 2 (5.26%) Google
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle