The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 118 110
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category - 7.35% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 8
Average salary - £55,000 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
XenServer
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
168 136 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.94% 7.57% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 139 118 196
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

XenServer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp