The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 397 350 327
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -23
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 38 60 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 2.51% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 104
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
XenServer
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2831 2386 2679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.65% 11.99% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2342 1947 2255
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Berkshire -12 14 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire -10 12 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 6 £42,500 -29.16%
Surrey -15 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Oxfordshire -26 2 £41,000 -21.90%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 66 (92.96%) Citrix
2 58 (81.69%) Windows
3 49 (69.01%) VMware
4 47 (66.20%) XenApp
5 46 (64.79%) Microsoft
6 45 (63.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 44 (61.97%) XenDesktop
8 38 (53.52%) Active Directory
9 36 (50.70%) Hyper-V
10 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (43.66%) Cisco
12 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (38.03%) Citrix Certification
13 27 (38.03%) MS Excel
14 26 (36.62%) CCA
15 25 (35.21%) SAN
15 25 (35.21%) MS Exchange
15 25 (35.21%) SQL
15 25 (35.21%) NetScaler
16 24 (33.80%) Microsoft App-V
17 23 (32.39%) ITIL
17 23 (32.39%) vSphere
18 21 (29.58%) SCOM
18 21 (29.58%) Root Cause Analysis
18 21 (29.58%) DHCP
18 21 (29.58%) Terminal Services
19 20 (28.17%) iSCSI
20 19 (26.76%) Wireshark
20 19 (26.76%) EdgeSight
20 19 (26.76%) DNS

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 25 (35.21%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.63%) nginx
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (38.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.21%) SAN
1 25 (35.21%) NetScaler
2 21 (29.58%) DHCP
3 20 (28.17%) iSCSI
4 19 (26.76%) Wireshark
4 19 (26.76%) DNS
5 10 (14.08%) Firewall
6 8 (11.27%) WAN
6 8 (11.27%) LAN
7 5 (7.04%) BGP
7 5 (7.04%) OSPF
7 5 (7.04%) VoIP
8 4 (5.63%) LDAP
8 4 (5.63%) EIGRP
9 3 (4.23%) Wireless
10 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.82%) Internet
11 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.41%) IPv4
11 1 (1.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
1 4 (5.63%) JIRA
1 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Marketing
3 4 (5.63%) Investment Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.23%) Retail
5 2 (2.82%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Technical Support
2 16 (22.54%) Citrix Support
2 16 (22.54%) Support Engineer
2 16 (22.54%) Consultant
3 11 (15.49%) Citrix Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Technical Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps Administrator
8 4 (5.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
4 1 (1.41%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 58 (81.69%) Windows
2 34 (47.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (40.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (26.76%) Windows XP
5 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.90%) Linux
6 12 (16.90%) UNIX
7 5 (7.04%) CentOS
7 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.04%) Ubuntu
8 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.63%) SUSE
9 1 (1.41%) Debian
9 1 (1.41%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) ITIL
2 21 (29.58%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.45%) Coaching
3 6 (8.45%) Project Management
3 6 (8.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (7.04%) CRM
4 5 (7.04%) Incident Management
4 5 (7.04%) Business Development
5 4 (5.63%) Build Automation
5 4 (5.63%) DevOps
5 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
5 4 (5.63%) Network Design
5 4 (5.63%) Business Continuity
5 4 (5.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.23%) OO
7 2 (2.82%) Time Management
7 2 (2.82%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.82%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.21%) SQL
2 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.63%) Ruby
3 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
3 4 (5.63%) Perl
3 4 (5.63%) PHP
4 3 (4.23%) C++
4 3 (4.23%) Java
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (36.62%) CCA
3 15 (21.13%) SC Cleared
3 15 (21.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.68%) Degree
5 7 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.86%) CCNA
6 6 (8.45%) CCEE
6 6 (8.45%) CCIA
6 6 (8.45%) CCEA
6 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (7.04%) CCNP
8 4 (5.63%) MCSE
9 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (66.20%) XenApp
2 45 (63.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (61.97%) XenDesktop
4 38 (53.52%) Active Directory
5 36 (50.70%) Hyper-V
6 24 (33.80%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (32.39%) vSphere
8 21 (29.58%) Terminal Services
9 11 (15.49%) VMware ESX
10 5 (7.04%) Samba
11 4 (5.63%) Xen
11 4 (5.63%) Postfix
12 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (1.41%) NFS
13 1 (1.41%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (29.58%) SCOM
2 19 (26.76%) EdgeSight
3 16 (22.54%) SCCM
4 6 (8.45%) XenMobile
5 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.63%) Puppet
6 3 (4.23%) WSUS
6 3 (4.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.41%) Nagios
7 1 (1.41%) WMI
Vendors
1 66 (92.96%) Citrix
2 49 (69.01%) VMware
3 46 (64.79%) Microsoft
4 31 (43.66%) Cisco
5 17 (23.94%) AppSense
6 11 (15.49%) HP
7 8 (11.27%) Dell
7 8 (11.27%) NetApp
8 7 (9.86%) Symantec
8 7 (9.86%) IBM
8 7 (9.86%) Veeam
8 7 (9.86%) Varonis
9 6 (8.45%) 3PAR
10 5 (7.04%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.23%) F5
12 2 (2.82%) Oracle
12 2 (2.82%) SAP
13 1 (1.41%) EMC
13 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.41%) Nimsoft
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