The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 103 113 107
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.83% 0.51% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 9.29% 4.23% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 3
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
140 213 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.91% 12.10% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 122 182 124
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
XenServer
South East

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
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Oxford +15 13 £50,000 +14.94%
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
2 17 (73.91%) HTTP
2 17 (73.91%) Perl
2 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 17 (73.91%) Linux
2 17 (73.91%) Apache
2 17 (73.91%) Python
2 17 (73.91%) Debian
2 17 (73.91%) Ruby
2 17 (73.91%) QA
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 17 (73.91%) nginx
3 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
3 16 (69.57%) Xen
4 12 (52.17%) DevOps
5 8 (34.78%) Windows
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) VMware
6 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 6 (26.09%) vSphere
7 6 (26.09%) XenApp
7 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
7 6 (26.09%) Veeam
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (26.09%) HP
7 6 (26.09%) Dell
7 6 (26.09%) EMC
7 6 (26.09%) SAN

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 17 (73.91%) Apache
1 17 (73.91%) nginx
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) HTTP
2 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Systems Administrator
1 17 (73.91%) Administrator
2 13 (56.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (47.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (47.83%) Linux Administrator
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 11 (47.83%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (26.09%) Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (21.74%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (21.74%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Linux
1 17 (73.91%) Debian
1 17 (73.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Perl
1 17 (73.91%) Python
1 17 (73.91%) Ruby
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCSE
2 5 (21.74%) MCTS
2 5 (21.74%) MCITP
2 5 (21.74%) NCDA
2 5 (21.74%) NCIE
2 5 (21.74%) VCAP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) CCA
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (73.91%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Xen
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 6 (26.09%) vSphere
3 6 (26.09%) XenApp
3 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESX
4 5 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Citrix
2 17 (73.91%) Red Hat
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Veeam
5 6 (26.09%) HP
5 6 (26.09%) Dell
5 6 (26.09%) EMC
6 5 (21.74%) NetApp
6 5 (21.74%) PlateSpin
6 5 (21.74%) Symantec
7 3 (13.04%) Percona
8 2 (8.70%) New Relic
9 1 (4.35%) ProCurve
9 1 (4.35%) SAP
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (4.35%) Cisco
9 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards