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 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 63 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 17 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.35% 1.89% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 19.77% 13.08% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 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
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
86 130 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.88% 14.48% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 57 112 97
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 £29,000 £21,700 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016. 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 +14 17 £40,000 +14.28%
XenServer
East Midlands

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 39 (95.12%) Citrix
2 39 (95.12%) Hyper-V
3 38 (92.68%) Windows Server
4 37 (90.24%) SAN
5 33 (80.49%) Linux
5 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
6 31 (75.61%) Server Virtualisation
7 27 (65.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
9 22 (53.66%) MySQL
9 22 (53.66%) Apache
9 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
10 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
10 20 (48.78%) IBM
10 20 (48.78%) HP
11 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
12 10 (24.39%) VMware
13 8 (19.51%) XenApp
13 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
14 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (14.63%) XenMobile
15 5 (12.20%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (12.20%) AppSense
15 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
16 4 (9.76%) Firewall
16 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
17 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (53.66%) Apache
1 22 (53.66%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (90.24%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) Firewall
2 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Analyst
1 27 (65.85%) Support Analyst
2 23 (56.10%) Server Support
3 21 (51.22%) Server Analyst
3 21 (51.22%) Server Support Analyst
4 17 (41.46%) Citrix Support
5 15 (36.59%) Citrix Analyst
5 15 (36.59%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 15 (36.59%) Linux Support
5 15 (36.59%) Windows Support Analyst
6 8 (19.51%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (14.63%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Technical Leader
9 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (4.88%) Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (92.68%) Windows Server
3 33 (80.49%) Linux
4 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Server Virtualisation
2 27 (65.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (63.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.44%) High Availability
5 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.44%) Presales
5 1 (2.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (4.88%) CCA
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
System Software
1 39 (95.12%) Hyper-V
2 8 (19.51%) XenApp
3 6 (14.63%) XenDesktop
4 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 39 (95.12%) Citrix
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 20 (48.78%) HP
3 20 (48.78%) IBM
4 10 (24.39%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) AppSense
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco
7 2 (4.88%) Google
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle