The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 72 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.62% - 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% - 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 9.72% 9.12% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 59 27 33
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £23,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
Northamptonshire

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 30 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) Apache
4 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (45.45%) MCITP
5 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
5 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) CCA
5 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) VPN
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) SSL
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) MySQL
6 4 (36.36%) IIS

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
1 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) DHCP
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 4 (36.36%) SSL
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Administrator
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
1 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
2 4 (36.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Project Management
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) CCA
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
2 4 (36.36%) CCIA
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Wyse
4 1 (9.09%) VMware