The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 153 156
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.12% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category - 1.40% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £43,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
XenServer
UK

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

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
276 285 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.59% 8.68% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 167 166 239
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

XenServer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Scotland

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (50.00%) AppSense
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WLAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (50.00%) XenMobile
4 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
4 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WLAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (33.33%) Fund Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) AppSense
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Dell
2 3 (50.00%) EMC