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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 387 405 355
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -50
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 64 61 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 2.31% 2.27% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 76
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
2776 2686 2513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.35% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2285 2206 2112
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 27 £47,500 -19.14% 1
Surrey +10 18 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Hampshire -5 9 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 5 £42,500 -15.00%
West Sussex +11 4 £37,500 -27.53%
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (98.00%) Citrix
2 81 (81.00%) Microsoft
3 76 (76.00%) Windows
4 75 (75.00%) VMware
5 60 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (59.00%) XenApp
6 59 (59.00%) Cisco
7 54 (54.00%) Hyper-V
8 52 (52.00%) XenDesktop
9 50 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 47 (47.00%) MS Excel
10 47 (47.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (45.00%) SQL
12 41 (41.00%) MS Exchange
12 41 (41.00%) NetScaler
13 40 (40.00%) ITIL
14 39 (39.00%) SAN
15 37 (37.00%) CCA
15 37 (37.00%) Citrix Certification
16 35 (35.00%) SCOM
17 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 33 (33.00%) DNS
18 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (32.00%) DHCP
19 32 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
20 31 (31.00%) EdgeSight
20 31 (31.00%) SCCM
21 30 (30.00%) iSCSI
21 30 (30.00%) vSphere
22 29 (29.00%) Root Cause Analysis

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (41.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.00%) Apache
5 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.00%) nginx
6 3 (3.00%) Confluence
6 3 (3.00%) MediaWiki
7 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.00%) IIS
7 2 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.00%) JBoss
8 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (47.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.00%) Taleo
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (41.00%) NetScaler
2 39 (39.00%) SAN
3 33 (33.00%) DNS
4 32 (32.00%) DHCP
5 30 (30.00%) iSCSI
6 25 (25.00%) Wireshark
7 19 (19.00%) LAN
8 17 (17.00%) Firewall
9 16 (16.00%) WAN
10 10 (10.00%) VoIP
11 7 (7.00%) OSPF
11 7 (7.00%) BGP
12 6 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (6.00%) NAS
13 4 (4.00%) Wireless
13 4 (4.00%) BIG-IP
13 4 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (4.00%) IPv4
13 4 (4.00%) SNMP
14 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) MySQL
3 3 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.00%) DB2
5 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.00%) Hudson
2 3 (3.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 1 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 10 (10.00%) Marketing
2 5 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (3.00%) Back Office
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Technical Support
2 20 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 14 (14.00%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (13.00%) Citrix Support
5 12 (12.00%) Architect
5 12 (12.00%) Consultant
6 11 (11.00%) Analyst
7 10 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.00%) Customer Solutions Architect
12 4 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 4 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
12 4 (4.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
1 3 (3.00%) LAMP
2 2 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.00%) PMI
4 3 (3.00%) Wiki
5 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (76.00%) Windows
2 47 (47.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (33.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 21 (21.00%) Linux
7 8 (8.00%) Debian
7 8 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 8 (8.00%) CentOS
8 6 (6.00%) UNIX
9 5 (5.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.00%) Android
12 1 (1.00%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.00%) AIX
12 1 (1.00%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.00%) ITIL
2 29 (29.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (16.00%) Project Management
4 13 (13.00%) Business Development
5 8 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (7.00%) Coaching
7 6 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.00%) DevOps
9 4 (4.00%) ITIL V3
9 4 (4.00%) Resource Management
9 4 (4.00%) Change Management
10 3 (3.00%) Network Design
10 3 (3.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.00%) Java
3 4 (4.00%) Perl
3 4 (4.00%) Ruby
3 4 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (37.00%) CCA
1 37 (37.00%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (26.00%) Security Cleared
3 25 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.00%) Degree
5 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.00%) MCSE
7 3 (3.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (3.00%) MCP
7 3 (3.00%) VCP5
8 2 (2.00%) CCNP
8 2 (2.00%) CCNA
8 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) QA
3 2 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (59.00%) XenApp
3 54 (54.00%) Hyper-V
4 52 (52.00%) XenDesktop
5 50 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 32 (32.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 30 (30.00%) vSphere
8 25 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 20 (20.00%) VMware ESX
10 8 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (7.00%) Samba
12 5 (5.00%) KVM
13 4 (4.00%) NFS
14 3 (3.00%) Postfix
14 3 (3.00%) iptables
15 1 (1.00%) LXC
15 1 (1.00%) vCloud
15 1 (1.00%) Xen
15 1 (1.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 35 (35.00%) SCOM
2 31 (31.00%) SCCM
2 31 (31.00%) EdgeSight
3 9 (9.00%) WSUS
4 5 (5.00%) Puppet
4 5 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (4.00%) WMI
6 3 (3.00%) Salt
6 3 (3.00%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.00%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 98 (98.00%) Citrix
2 81 (81.00%) Microsoft
3 75 (75.00%) VMware
4 59 (59.00%) Cisco
5 29 (29.00%) AppSense
6 26 (26.00%) NetApp
7 24 (24.00%) HP
8 18 (18.00%) IBM
9 15 (15.00%) Dell
10 13 (13.00%) Symantec
10 13 (13.00%) Veeam
10 13 (13.00%) 3PAR
10 13 (13.00%) Varonis
10 13 (13.00%) Zerto
10 13 (13.00%) Neverfail
11 10 (10.00%) Red Hat
12 7 (7.00%) EMC
13 5 (5.00%) F5
14 3 (3.00%) LANDesk
14 3 (3.00%) Oracle
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