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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 396 380 354
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -26
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 50 89 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.39% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 1.73% 3.14% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 80 75
Average salary £38,250 £45,000 £43,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -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
2896 2830 2749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.79% 12.39% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2400 2292 2365
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -15 16 £45,000 - 1
Surrey -10 15 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 8 £42,500 -
Hampshire +2 5 £50,000 +61.29%
Buckinghamshire -6 3 £22,500 -55.00%
Kent - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 £35,500 -35.45%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 98 (93.33%) Citrix
2 80 (76.19%) Windows
3 78 (74.29%) VMware
4 72 (68.57%) Microsoft
5 60 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 56 (53.33%) Cisco
7 51 (48.57%) Active Directory
7 51 (48.57%) XenApp
8 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 43 (40.95%) Hyper-V
10 40 (38.10%) MS Exchange
11 39 (37.14%) SQL
12 38 (36.19%) MS Excel
12 38 (36.19%) NetScaler
13 37 (35.24%) XenDesktop
14 34 (32.38%) ITIL
15 32 (30.48%) Linux
15 32 (30.48%) CCA
15 32 (30.48%) Citrix Certification
16 31 (29.52%) DNS
16 31 (29.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 30 (28.57%) SAN
17 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
18 28 (26.67%) NetApp
18 28 (26.67%) Firewall
18 28 (26.67%) vSphere
19 27 (25.71%) AppSense
20 26 (24.76%) SCCM
20 26 (24.76%) SCOM
21 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 40 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (5.71%) Apache
6 4 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.81%) IIS
6 4 (3.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.86%) MediaWiki
7 3 (2.86%) nginx
7 3 (2.86%) Confluence
7 3 (2.86%) JBoss
7 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.90%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 38 (36.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.86%) SaaS
3 2 (1.90%) Taleo
4 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (36.19%) NetScaler
2 31 (29.52%) DNS
3 30 (28.57%) SAN
4 28 (26.67%) Firewall
5 23 (21.90%) DHCP
6 22 (20.95%) LAN
6 22 (20.95%) iSCSI
7 19 (18.10%) WAN
8 14 (13.33%) Wireshark
9 9 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (8.57%) VoIP
10 8 (7.62%) NAS
11 7 (6.67%) TCP/IP
11 7 (6.67%) VPN
11 7 (6.67%) OSPF
11 7 (6.67%) BGP
12 6 (5.71%) IPv4
13 5 (4.76%) IPv6
13 5 (4.76%) Network Security
14 4 (3.81%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.90%) DB2
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.81%) JIRA
2 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.86%) Hudson
2 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 12 (11.43%) Marketing
2 7 (6.67%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Retail
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (14.29%) Technical Support
1 15 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 11 (10.48%) Architect
2 11 (10.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (10.48%) Technical Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
3 10 (9.52%) Analyst
4 9 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.67%) Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Citrix Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 4 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.81%) Customer Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Support Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Citrix Support
8 4 (3.81%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.86%) .NET
1 3 (2.86%) LAMP
2 2 (1.90%) COM
2 2 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.81%) PMI
4 4 (3.81%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.86%) Wiki
5 3 (2.86%) New Media
6 2 (1.90%) iPhone
6 2 (1.90%) iPad
6 2 (1.90%) NHS
6 2 (1.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) Windows
2 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (30.48%) Linux
4 31 (29.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.33%) Windows XP
7 12 (11.43%) CentOS
8 9 (8.57%) Debian
9 8 (7.62%) Ubuntu
10 6 (5.71%) Windows 8
11 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (3.81%) Android
12 4 (3.81%) UNIX
13 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.95%) SUSE
14 1 (0.95%) FreeBSD
14 1 (0.95%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.38%) ITIL
2 22 (20.95%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (13.33%) Project Management
4 12 (11.43%) Business Development
5 8 (7.62%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 6 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.71%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.76%) Server Building
8 4 (3.81%) Coaching
8 4 (3.81%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.81%) DevOps
8 4 (3.81%) Data Security
8 4 (3.81%) Security Management
8 4 (3.81%) Migration
8 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.81%) Change Management
8 4 (3.81%) Information Security
8 4 (3.81%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 39 (37.14%) SQL
2 10 (9.52%) Java
3 8 (7.62%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.81%) Ruby
4 4 (3.81%) Perl
4 4 (3.81%) C
4 4 (3.81%) C++
5 3 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (30.48%) CCA
1 32 (30.48%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
3 21 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (10.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.62%) Degree
6 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (3.81%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.86%) MCP
7 3 (2.86%) VCP5
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
8 1 (0.95%) CCNP
8 1 (0.95%) CCNA
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
1 6 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.81%) QA
System Software
1 60 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 51 (48.57%) XenApp
3 43 (40.95%) Hyper-V
4 37 (35.24%) XenDesktop
5 28 (26.67%) vSphere
6 24 (22.86%) Microsoft App-V
7 23 (21.90%) VMware ESX
8 14 (13.33%) Terminal Services
9 9 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (6.67%) Samba
10 7 (6.67%) iptables
11 5 (4.76%) KVM
11 5 (4.76%) Xen
12 4 (3.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (3.81%) NFS
13 3 (2.86%) Postfix
14 1 (0.95%) LXC
14 1 (0.95%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.95%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 26 (24.76%) SCCM
1 26 (24.76%) SCOM
2 23 (21.90%) EdgeSight
3 8 (7.62%) WSUS
4 6 (5.71%) Puppet
4 6 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (3.81%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.81%) WMI
6 3 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.86%) Salt
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.95%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.95%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.95%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 98 (93.33%) Citrix
2 78 (74.29%) VMware
3 72 (68.57%) Microsoft
4 56 (53.33%) Cisco
5 28 (26.67%) NetApp
6 27 (25.71%) AppSense
7 24 (22.86%) HP
8 16 (15.24%) IBM
9 15 (14.29%) Symantec
10 14 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 14 (13.33%) Dell
11 12 (11.43%) 3PAR
12 11 (10.48%) Varonis
12 11 (10.48%) Zerto
12 11 (10.48%) Neverfail
12 11 (10.48%) Veeam
13 9 (8.57%) EMC
14 5 (4.76%) Juniper
14 5 (4.76%) F5
15 3 (2.86%) LANDesk
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