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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 136 131 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 6 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 0.26% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 3.46% 1.90% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 21
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £71,250 £55,000
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
318 315 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.98% 13.61% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 231 220 315
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Business Development
2 11 (91.67%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) Dell
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) 3PAR
3 10 (83.33%) Varonis
3 10 (83.33%) Mimecast
3 10 (83.33%) Zerto
3 10 (83.33%) Neverfail
3 10 (83.33%) Veeam
3 10 (83.33%) Symantec
4 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 8 (66.67%) Marketing
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (8.33%) SaaS
6 1 (8.33%) Puppet
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (83.33%) Mimecast
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Customer Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Business Development
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) HP
2 11 (91.67%) Dell
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) NetApp
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 11 (91.67%) IBM
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) 3PAR
3 10 (83.33%) Varonis
3 10 (83.33%) Zerto
3 10 (83.33%) Neverfail
3 10 (83.33%) Veeam
3 10 (83.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle