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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 140 139 119
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.36% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 2.74% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 13
Average salary £66,250 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £30,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
336 329 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.16% 13.22% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 249 243 207
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Reading

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (83.33%) Citrix
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 7 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
3 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
3 7 (58.33%) XenMobile
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) CCA
4 6 (50.00%) CCEA
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) CCEE
4 6 (50.00%) CCIA
5 5 (41.67%) CRM
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Xen
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
7 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 2 (16.67%) HP
7 2 (16.67%) Dell
7 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
7 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 2 (16.67%) Migration

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
6 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Development
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (50.00%) CCEA
2 6 (50.00%) CCEE
2 6 (50.00%) CCIA
2 6 (50.00%) CCA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) XenApp
2 8 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (25.00%) Xen
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) XenMobile
2 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (16.67%) AppSense
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Varonis
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR