The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 122 125 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.79% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.81% 4.22% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 22
Average salary £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £69,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
356 427 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.40% 18.81% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 227 361 192
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Reading

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) XenApp
3 14 (82.35%) XenDesktop
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 9 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) NetScaler
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 6 (35.29%) XenMobile
8 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
9 5 (29.41%) CCA
9 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) AppSense
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (23.53%) CCIA
11 3 (17.65%) vSphere
11 3 (17.65%) HP
11 3 (17.65%) CCEA
11 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
12 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (11.76%) Veeam
12 2 (11.76%) Dell
12 2 (11.76%) SAN
12 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
12 2 (11.76%) DNS
12 2 (11.76%) SQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) NAS
3 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix Support
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Specialist
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Citrix Technical Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Citrix Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCA
3 4 (23.53%) CCIA
4 3 (17.65%) CCEA
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (11.76%) CCEE
6 1 (5.88%) VCP5
6 1 (5.88%) NCDA
6 1 (5.88%) NCIE
6 1 (5.88%) VCAP
6 1 (5.88%) MCSE
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.88%) MCTS
6 1 (5.88%) MCITP
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) XenApp
2 14 (82.35%) XenDesktop
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (17.65%) vSphere
7 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (5.88%) KVM
8 1 (5.88%) NFS
8 1 (5.88%) MetaFrame
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) XenMobile
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) AppSense
4 3 (17.65%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Veeam
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) PlateSpin
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package inc. Car allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago