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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 65 53 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.04% 0.27% 1.58%
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 2.63% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
56 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.31% 10.13% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 34 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
3 11 (84.62%) XenApp
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) Project Management
3 11 (84.62%) Linux
4 10 (76.92%) LAN
4 10 (76.92%) WAN
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco
5 9 (69.23%) IBM
5 9 (69.23%) Apache
5 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
5 9 (69.23%) SAN
5 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
6 7 (53.85%) HP
6 7 (53.85%) MySQL
7 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (15.38%) MCITP
8 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
8 2 (15.38%) CCA
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (69.23%) Apache
1 9 (69.23%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) LAN
1 10 (76.92%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 2 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Project Management
1 11 (84.62%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) CCA
1 2 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (7.69%) CCIA
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Wyse
5 1 (7.69%) VMware