The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 139 126 118
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.37% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 0.87% 2.39% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 14
Average salary £70,000 £48,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% +3.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 376 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.38% 15.51% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 245 235 366
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

XenServer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Reading

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) NetApp
3 10 (71.43%) HP
3 10 (71.43%) Dell
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 10 (71.43%) Business Development
3 10 (71.43%) 3PAR
4 9 (64.29%) Varonis
4 9 (64.29%) Mimecast
4 9 (64.29%) Zerto
4 9 (64.29%) Neverfail
4 9 (64.29%) Veeam
4 9 (64.29%) Symantec
5 8 (57.14%) Project Management
5 8 (57.14%) Marketing
6 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) IIS
8 4 (28.57%) Windows
9 3 (21.43%) Linux
9 3 (21.43%) JBoss
9 3 (21.43%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
9 3 (21.43%) Java
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) .NET
9 3 (21.43%) MySQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (28.57%) IIS
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Mimecast
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
2 3 (21.43%) Taleo
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) DB2
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (21.43%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) BYOD
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Business Development
2 8 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Reverse Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) NetApp
3 10 (71.43%) HP
3 10 (71.43%) Dell
3 10 (71.43%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 10 (71.43%) 3PAR
4 9 (64.29%) Varonis
4 9 (64.29%) Zerto
4 9 (64.29%) Neverfail
4 9 (64.29%) Symantec
4 9 (64.29%) Veeam
5 3 (21.43%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) Sun
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Wyse
6 1 (7.14%) AppSense
6 1 (7.14%) Altiris