The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 29 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 362 332 357
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +25
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 81 111 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.86% 4.04% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 72 97 69
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2833 2750 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.51% 12.47% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2349 1989
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

XenServer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the South East

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the South East

XenServer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -25 31 £35,250 +0.71% 1
Berkshire +6 29 £46,000 -8.00% 5
Oxfordshire +1 13 £50,000 +14.94%
Buckinghamshire -11 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Hampshire -11 7 £31,000 -27.05% 1
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 - 2
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 134 (94.37%) Citrix
2 96 (67.61%) Windows
3 95 (66.90%) XenApp
4 91 (64.08%) XenDesktop
5 90 (63.38%) VMware
6 81 (57.04%) Microsoft
7 72 (50.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (42.96%) Hyper-V
9 59 (41.55%) HP
10 55 (38.73%) SAN
11 53 (37.32%) Active Directory
12 50 (35.21%) MS Excel
13 46 (32.39%) Linux
14 44 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
15 42 (29.58%) Citrix Certification
16 41 (28.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (28.17%) ITIL
18 39 (27.46%) Dell
19 37 (26.06%) SQL
20 36 (25.35%) vSphere
21 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
22 32 (22.54%) MS Exchange
23 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
23 31 (21.83%) Firewall
23 31 (21.83%) Microsoft App-V
24 30 (21.13%) VMware ESX
25 28 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 25 (17.61%) NetApp
26 25 (17.61%) MySQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 32 (22.54%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.97%) nginx
2 17 (11.97%) Apache
3 14 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.34%) IIS
5 6 (4.23%) IBM Notes
6 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.52%) Lync
7 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 50 (35.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.70%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 55 (38.73%) SAN
2 31 (21.83%) Firewall
3 24 (16.90%) NetScaler
4 20 (14.08%) DNS
5 17 (11.97%) HTTP
6 11 (7.75%) NAS
7 8 (5.63%) DHCP
8 6 (4.23%) Internet
9 5 (3.52%) LAN
9 5 (3.52%) WAN
9 5 (3.52%) Network Security
10 4 (2.82%) VPN
11 3 (2.11%) SMTP
11 3 (2.11%) iSCSI
11 3 (2.11%) Wireless
12 2 (1.41%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
13 1 (0.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) MySQL
1 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.41%) Mercurial
1 2 (1.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (4.23%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) Back Office
3 1 (0.70%) Publishing
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
3 1 (0.70%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 35 (24.65%) Consultant
2 29 (20.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (15.49%) Technical Consultant
3 22 (15.49%) Administrator
3 22 (15.49%) Systems Administrator
4 21 (14.79%) Support Engineer
5 16 (11.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (9.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (9.86%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (9.86%) Citrix Support
7 13 (9.15%) Senior Consultant
7 13 (9.15%) Citrix Consultant
7 13 (9.15%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 12 (8.45%) Server Engineer
9 11 (7.75%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 11 (7.75%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 11 (7.75%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
10 10 (7.04%) Analyst
11 9 (6.34%) Support Specialist
11 9 (6.34%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.52%) .NET
1 5 (3.52%) LAMP
2 3 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.41%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Computer Science
2 13 (9.15%) Clustering
3 12 (8.45%) EqualLogic
4 10 (7.04%) Replication
5 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.52%) Kindle
7 4 (2.82%) LIMS
7 4 (2.82%) PACS
8 3 (2.11%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.11%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.11%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.41%) Celerra
9 2 (1.41%) CLARiiON
10 1 (0.70%) Wiki
10 1 (0.70%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 96 (67.61%) Windows
2 61 (42.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (32.39%) Linux
4 44 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (24.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (19.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (14.08%) Debian
8 10 (7.04%) UNIX
9 7 (4.93%) Solaris
10 6 (4.23%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.11%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (28.17%) ITIL
2 15 (10.56%) Project Management
3 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
4 12 (8.45%) DevOps
5 11 (7.75%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (7.75%) Change Control
6 10 (7.04%) Change Management
7 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
8 7 (4.93%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.93%) Business Continuity
9 6 (4.23%) Incident Management
9 6 (4.23%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.23%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (3.52%) Investment Management
10 5 (3.52%) Requirements Management
10 5 (3.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (3.52%) Project Planning
11 3 (2.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (26.06%) SQL
2 17 (11.97%) Python
2 17 (11.97%) Ruby
2 17 (11.97%) Perl
3 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.41%) PHP
5 2 (1.41%) Java
6 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (29.58%) Citrix Certification
2 41 (28.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (17.61%) MCSE
4 24 (16.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 23 (16.20%) CCA
6 16 (11.27%) MCTS
7 14 (9.86%) CCEE
8 11 (7.75%) CCIA
8 11 (7.75%) MCITP
9 9 (6.34%) Degree
10 7 (4.93%) CCEA
10 7 (4.93%) NCDA
10 7 (4.93%) NCIE
10 7 (4.93%) VCAP
11 6 (4.23%) CCAA
11 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.52%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (2.82%) CCNA
13 4 (2.82%) MCSA
14 2 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.68%) QA
2 13 (9.15%) SLA
3 5 (3.52%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (66.90%) XenApp
2 91 (64.08%) XenDesktop
3 72 (50.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 61 (42.96%) Hyper-V
5 53 (37.32%) Active Directory
6 36 (25.35%) vSphere
7 31 (21.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 30 (21.13%) VMware ESX
9 19 (13.38%) Xen
10 6 (4.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.11%) MetaFrame
11 3 (2.11%) Postfix
12 2 (1.41%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.41%) ProxySG
12 2 (1.41%) qmail
12 2 (1.41%) vCloud
13 1 (0.70%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 24 (16.90%) SCCM
2 17 (11.97%) Backup Exec
2 17 (11.97%) WSUS
3 10 (7.04%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.63%) XenMobile
4 8 (5.63%) SCOM
5 6 (4.23%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.11%) Puppet
7 2 (1.41%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 134 (94.37%) Citrix
2 90 (63.38%) VMware
3 81 (57.04%) Microsoft
4 59 (41.55%) HP
5 39 (27.46%) Dell
6 31 (21.83%) Red Hat
7 25 (17.61%) NetApp
8 17 (11.97%) Veeam
9 16 (11.27%) Symantec
10 15 (10.56%) IBM
11 14 (9.86%) Oracle
11 14 (9.86%) Nimsoft
12 13 (9.15%) AppSense
12 13 (9.15%) EMC
13 12 (8.45%) Cisco
14 11 (7.75%) PlateSpin
15 9 (6.34%) Juniper
16 7 (4.93%) Compaq
17 6 (4.23%) Lotus
18 3 (2.11%) Percona
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package inc. Car allowance
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Posted: 26 days ago