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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 128 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.41% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 2.93% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 15
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £80,000 £64,000
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
305 341 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.22% 13.86% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 242 230 299
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Reading

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) HP
4 9 (56.25%) Dell
4 9 (56.25%) NetApp
4 9 (56.25%) Symantec
4 9 (56.25%) Business Development
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Veeam
4 9 (56.25%) 3PAR
4 9 (56.25%) Mimecast
4 9 (56.25%) Zerto
4 9 (56.25%) Neverfail
4 9 (56.25%) Varonis
5 7 (43.75%) Marketing
5 7 (43.75%) Project Management
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 6 (37.50%) IIS
6 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (31.25%) SaaS
7 5 (31.25%) Puppet
7 5 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) Performance Management

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Mimecast
2 5 (31.25%) SaaS
2 5 (31.25%) Taleo
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
1 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 5 (31.25%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) BYOD
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Business Development
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Load Balancing
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 5 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Java
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.25%) EdgeSight
2 1 (6.25%) AppDNA
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) NetApp
4 9 (56.25%) HP
4 9 (56.25%) Dell
4 9 (56.25%) Symantec
4 9 (56.25%) Veeam
4 9 (56.25%) 3PAR
4 9 (56.25%) Varonis
4 9 (56.25%) Zerto
4 9 (56.25%) Neverfail
5 5 (31.25%) Sun
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) AppSense
7 1 (6.25%) Altiris
7 1 (6.25%) Wyse
7 1 (6.25%) Apple