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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 384 312 359
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +47
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 58 112 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 4.16% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 50 97 68
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £60,000
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
2812 2694 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.46% 12.68% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2279 2194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 August 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 August 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
Berkshire -5 25 £46,000 -12.38% 2
Surrey -43 21 £43,750 +5.42%
Oxfordshire 0 8 £50,000 +6.95% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £50,000 +44.92%
Hampshire -29 6 £31,000 -31.11%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 122 (93.13%) Citrix
2 91 (69.47%) Windows
3 80 (61.07%) XenApp
4 76 (58.02%) XenDesktop
4 76 (58.02%) VMware
5 74 (56.49%) Microsoft
6 62 (47.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 60 (45.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (40.46%) Hyper-V
9 52 (39.69%) Active Directory
10 49 (37.40%) SAN
11 48 (36.64%) HP
11 48 (36.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 46 (35.11%) MS Excel
13 40 (30.53%) Linux
13 40 (30.53%) SQL
14 37 (28.24%) ITIL
14 37 (28.24%) Dell
15 35 (26.72%) Citrix Certification
16 34 (25.95%) Microsoft Certification
17 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
18 30 (22.90%) vSphere
19 29 (22.14%) VMware ESX
19 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
20 28 (21.37%) Microsoft App-V
21 27 (20.61%) Firewall
21 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
22 26 (19.85%) Red Hat
23 25 (19.08%) MySQL
24 23 (17.56%) MCSE

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (12.98%) nginx
2 17 (12.98%) Apache
3 11 (8.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (6.87%) IIS
6 6 (4.58%) IBM Notes
7 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.05%) Lync
9 3 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 46 (35.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) SalesLogix
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.76%) Magento
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (37.40%) SAN
2 27 (20.61%) Firewall
3 20 (15.27%) DNS
3 20 (15.27%) NetScaler
4 17 (12.98%) HTTP
5 8 (6.11%) DHCP
6 7 (5.34%) NAS
7 6 (4.58%) Internet
7 6 (4.58%) LAN
7 6 (4.58%) WAN
8 5 (3.82%) Network Security
9 4 (3.05%) VPN
10 3 (2.29%) SMTP
10 3 (2.29%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.29%) Wireless
11 2 (1.53%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.76%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.61%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.08%) MySQL
3 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.53%) Mercurial
1 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (6.11%) Finance
2 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.29%) Marketing
3 2 (1.53%) Electronics
3 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (22.90%) Consultant
2 27 (20.61%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (16.79%) Technical Consultant
3 22 (16.79%) Support Engineer
3 22 (16.79%) Systems Administrator
3 22 (16.79%) Administrator
4 17 (12.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 15 (11.45%) Citrix Support
6 14 (10.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 14 (10.69%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (9.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 13 (9.92%) Citrix Consultant
7 13 (9.92%) Server Engineer
7 13 (9.92%) Senior Consultant
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 11 (8.40%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 9 (6.87%) Citrix Technical Consultant
9 9 (6.87%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 9 (6.87%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.82%) .NET
1 5 (3.82%) LAMP
2 3 (2.29%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.53%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.98%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.69%) Clustering
3 10 (7.63%) Replication
3 10 (7.63%) EqualLogic
4 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.82%) Kindle
6 3 (2.29%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.29%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.53%) DTV
7 2 (1.53%) LIMS
7 2 (1.53%) PACS
8 1 (0.76%) Wiki
8 1 (0.76%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 91 (69.47%) Windows
2 60 (45.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (36.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (30.53%) Linux
5 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (17.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (15.27%) Debian
8 9 (6.87%) UNIX
9 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (5.34%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.34%) Solaris
11 4 (3.05%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (2.29%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.24%) ITIL
2 15 (11.45%) Project Management
2 15 (11.45%) Service Delivery
3 12 (9.16%) DevOps
4 11 (8.40%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
5 8 (6.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (6.11%) Business Continuity
5 8 (6.11%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.58%) Change Management
6 6 (4.58%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (4.58%) Change Control
6 6 (4.58%) Capacity Management
6 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (3.82%) Investment Management
7 5 (3.82%) Requirements Management
7 5 (3.82%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (2.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (2.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.53%) SQL
2 17 (12.98%) Python
2 17 (12.98%) Perl
2 17 (12.98%) Ruby
3 5 (3.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.53%) Java
5 2 (1.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (26.72%) Citrix Certification
2 34 (25.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (17.56%) MCSE
3 23 (17.56%) CCA
4 16 (12.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (9.16%) MCTS
6 11 (8.40%) Degree
7 7 (5.34%) MCITP
7 7 (5.34%) CCEE
8 6 (4.58%) CCEA
9 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.82%) NCDA
9 5 (3.82%) NCIE
9 5 (3.82%) VCAP
10 4 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (3.05%) MCSA
10 4 (3.05%) CCNA
10 4 (3.05%) CCAA
10 4 (3.05%) CCIA
11 2 (1.53%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (13.74%) QA
2 14 (10.69%) SLA
3 5 (3.82%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (61.07%) XenApp
2 76 (58.02%) XenDesktop
3 62 (47.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (40.46%) Hyper-V
5 52 (39.69%) Active Directory
6 30 (22.90%) vSphere
7 29 (22.14%) VMware ESX
8 28 (21.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (13.74%) Xen
10 5 (3.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.29%) MetaFrame
11 3 (2.29%) Postfix
12 2 (1.53%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.53%) qmail
12 2 (1.53%) ProxySG
12 2 (1.53%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.76%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 22 (16.79%) SCCM
2 18 (13.74%) WSUS
3 17 (12.98%) Backup Exec
4 10 (7.63%) NetBackup
5 8 (6.11%) SCOM
5 8 (6.11%) XenMobile
6 6 (4.58%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.29%) Puppet
8 2 (1.53%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.76%) Nagios
9 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 122 (93.13%) Citrix
2 76 (58.02%) VMware
3 74 (56.49%) Microsoft
4 48 (36.64%) HP
5 37 (28.24%) Dell
6 26 (19.85%) Red Hat
7 22 (16.79%) NetApp
8 16 (12.21%) Symantec
9 15 (11.45%) Veeam
9 15 (11.45%) Nimsoft
10 14 (10.69%) Oracle
11 12 (9.16%) IBM
12 11 (8.40%) EMC
12 11 (8.40%) AppSense
12 11 (8.40%) PlateSpin
13 8 (6.11%) Cisco
14 6 (4.58%) Lotus
15 4 (3.05%) Juniper
15 4 (3.05%) SAP
16 3 (2.29%) Percona
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