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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 77 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.87% 0.76% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 9.64% 8.93% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 7
Average salary £37,500 £61,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.77% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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
83 56 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.04% 8.50% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 69
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £19,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

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 21 August 2014. 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 -9 7 £37,500 -16.66%
XenServer
East Midlands

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Agile Project Management
4 11 (78.57%) LAN
4 11 (78.57%) WAN
4 11 (78.57%) XenApp
5 10 (71.43%) Apache
5 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
5 10 (71.43%) Cisco
5 10 (71.43%) IBM
5 10 (71.43%) SAN
5 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
6 8 (57.14%) MySQL
6 8 (57.14%) HP
7 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 2 (14.29%) DHCP
9 2 (14.29%) VPN
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (14.29%) CCA
9 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (14.29%) Thin Client

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) Apache
1 10 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) LAN
1 11 (78.57%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) SSL
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Project Management
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (85.71%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCA
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) CCIA
2 1 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
2 11 (78.57%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) Wyse
5 1 (7.14%) VMware