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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 411 427 385
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -42
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 37 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.18% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.40% 1.27% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 34 34 57
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,800 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
2652 2917 2497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.78% 13.97% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2328 2451 2045
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +22 13 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Berkshire -12 10 £48,750 +8.33% 2
West Sussex - 9 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire -3 2 £31,000 -24.39% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire +11 1 £47,000 +25.33%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 61 (88.41%) Windows
2 49 (71.01%) VMware
3 48 (69.57%) Windows Server
4 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (52.17%) Citrix
6 31 (44.93%) Linux
7 29 (42.03%) Cisco
7 29 (42.03%) Hyper-V
8 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 22 (31.88%) C
11 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (28.99%) Bash Shell
12 20 (28.99%) SCOM
12 20 (28.99%) ITIL
13 19 (27.54%) vSphere
13 19 (27.54%) XenDesktop
14 18 (26.09%) XenApp
14 18 (26.09%) SCCM
14 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
14 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
15 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
15 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
15 17 (24.64%) CentOS
16 16 (23.19%) Xen
16 16 (23.19%) iptables
16 16 (23.19%) C++
17 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
17 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
18 14 (20.29%) iSCSI

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
1 2 (2.90%) Taleo
2 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) iSCSI
2 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 13 (18.84%) Firewall
3 12 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 12 (17.39%) SAN
4 10 (14.49%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (11.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.14%) DHCP
6 7 (10.14%) Wireshark
7 6 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (7.25%) VPN
9 4 (5.80%) SSL
9 4 (5.80%) Wireless
10 3 (4.35%) VLAN
11 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.90%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.90%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (1.45%) InfiniBand
12 1 (1.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.90%) DB2
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) GCC
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Hudson
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (24.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 17 (24.64%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) C++ Developer
2 10 (14.49%) Developer
3 9 (13.04%) C++ Software Developer
3 9 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) IT Support
4 8 (11.59%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.59%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) IT Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Technical Support
5 7 (10.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) LAMP
2 1 (1.45%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) CUDA
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) New Media
4 1 (1.45%) NHS
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (88.41%) Windows
2 48 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 31 (44.93%) Linux
4 25 (36.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (24.64%) CentOS
7 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (11.59%) Windows 8
8 8 (11.59%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.80%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.45%) Debian
10 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 18 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (14.49%) Network Management
5 9 (13.04%) Information Security
6 5 (7.25%) High Availability
6 5 (7.25%) Migration
6 5 (7.25%) Time Management
7 3 (4.35%) B2C
7 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.90%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (2.90%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) C
2 20 (28.99%) Bash Shell
3 16 (23.19%) C++
4 5 (7.25%) Python
5 4 (5.80%) Perl
6 3 (4.35%) C#
7 2 (2.90%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.90%) SQL
8 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) R
8 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 11 (15.94%) CCA
3 11 (15.94%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (15.94%) Degree
4 10 (14.49%) PhD
5 7 (10.14%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (8.70%) CCIE
6 6 (8.70%) CCNP
7 4 (5.80%) MCSE
7 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.35%) ISEB
8 3 (4.35%) MCP
8 3 (4.35%) RHCT
9 2 (2.90%) HND
10 1 (1.45%) CCNA
10 1 (1.45%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.45%) HNC
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 39 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (42.03%) Hyper-V
3 23 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (27.54%) vSphere
4 19 (27.54%) XenDesktop
5 18 (26.09%) XenApp
6 16 (23.19%) iptables
6 16 (23.19%) Xen
7 13 (18.84%) VMware ESX
8 9 (13.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.45%) KVM
10 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (28.99%) SCOM
2 18 (26.09%) SCCM
3 10 (14.49%) EdgeSight
4 5 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.25%) Puppet
5 3 (4.35%) MAILsweeper
5 3 (4.35%) vRealize
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 49 (71.01%) VMware
2 36 (52.17%) Citrix
3 29 (42.03%) Cisco
4 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 17 (24.64%) Red Hat
6 13 (18.84%) NetApp
7 9 (13.04%) CheckPoint
8 8 (11.59%) AppSense
8 8 (11.59%) Juniper
9 7 (10.14%) HP
10 6 (8.70%) Wall Street Systems
11 3 (4.35%) Apple
11 3 (4.35%) Dell
11 3 (4.35%) Intel Security
11 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
11 3 (4.35%) Sun
12 2 (2.90%) Avaya
12 2 (2.90%) Meru Networks
12 2 (2.90%) Oracle
12 2 (2.90%) Symantec
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