The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 73 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 16 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.78% 0.69% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 12.21% 5.41% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
131 111 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.60% 12.76% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 105 54
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +4 10 £35,500 -5.33%
Kettering - 2 £40,000 -
XenServer
East Midlands

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (96.97%) SAN
3 31 (93.94%) Hyper-V
4 30 (90.91%) Windows
4 30 (90.91%) Linux
5 26 (78.79%) LAN
5 26 (78.79%) WAN
5 26 (78.79%) Cisco
5 26 (78.79%) Data Centre
6 23 (69.70%) Capacity Planning
6 23 (69.70%) IBM
6 23 (69.70%) Apache
6 23 (69.70%) Tomcat
6 23 (69.70%) MySQL
6 23 (69.70%) HP
7 22 (66.67%) PowerShell
8 21 (63.64%) Project Management
9 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (60.61%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
11 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
12 3 (9.09%) XenMobile
12 3 (9.09%) XenApp
12 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
12 3 (9.09%) VMware
12 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
13 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 23 (69.70%) Apache
1 23 (69.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) SAN
2 26 (78.79%) LAN
2 26 (78.79%) WAN
3 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (69.70%) MySQL
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Server Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Storage Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (15.15%) Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Server Support
7 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Server Support Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Storage Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Server Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (78.79%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Windows
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (63.64%) Project Management
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) Change Control
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCP
2 1 (3.03%) CCA
System Software
1 31 (93.94%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) XenApp
2 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
3 26 (78.79%) Cisco
4 23 (69.70%) IBM
4 23 (69.70%) HP
5 3 (9.09%) VMware