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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 402 380 367
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 34 48 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.22% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 1.17% 1.81% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 71
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
2911 2652 2687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.32% 12.20% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2396 2233 2330
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +19 16 £58,750 +14.63%
Surrey -20 6 £39,500 -21.00%
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £42,500 +21.42%
M4 Corridor - 4 £75,000 -
Kent - 3 £52,000 -
Hampshire -8 1 £30,000 -40.00% 2
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 101 (89.38%) Citrix
2 89 (78.76%) Windows
3 75 (66.37%) VMware
4 70 (61.95%) XenApp
5 65 (57.52%) XenDesktop
5 65 (57.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (52.21%) Microsoft
7 55 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (47.79%) Active Directory
9 47 (41.59%) Hyper-V
10 46 (40.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 40 (35.40%) SAN
11 40 (35.40%) SQL
12 38 (33.63%) HP
13 35 (30.97%) VMware ESX
14 33 (29.20%) MS Excel
15 32 (28.32%) Dell
16 31 (27.43%) Microsoft App-V
17 30 (26.55%) Citrix Certification
17 30 (26.55%) ITIL
18 29 (25.66%) vSphere
19 28 (24.78%) Linux
19 28 (24.78%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2012
21 26 (23.01%) CCA
22 24 (21.24%) NetApp
23 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
23 23 (20.35%) Firewall
23 23 (20.35%) NetScaler
24 21 (18.58%) MCSE

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.62%) Apache
2 12 (10.62%) nginx
3 9 (7.96%) IIS
4 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.42%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (29.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 40 (35.40%) SAN
2 23 (20.35%) Firewall
2 23 (20.35%) NetScaler
3 16 (14.16%) DNS
4 14 (12.39%) DHCP
5 8 (7.08%) HTTP
5 8 (7.08%) LAN
5 8 (7.08%) WAN
6 7 (6.19%) Wireshark
6 7 (6.19%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.42%) Network Security
8 4 (3.54%) LDAP
8 4 (3.54%) OSPF
8 4 (3.54%) BGP
8 4 (3.54%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.65%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.65%) VPN
9 3 (2.65%) NAS
10 2 (1.77%) SMTP
10 2 (1.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.27%) MySQL
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.77%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
1 6 (5.31%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 2 (1.77%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
2 4 (3.54%) Investment Banking
2 4 (3.54%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Consultant
2 20 (17.70%) Support Engineer
3 18 (15.93%) 3rd Line Support
4 17 (15.04%) Technical Consultant
5 16 (14.16%) Administrator
5 16 (14.16%) Systems Administrator
6 13 (11.50%) Citrix Support
7 12 (10.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Citrix Consultant
8 11 (9.73%) Server Engineer
9 10 (8.85%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (8.85%) Technical Support
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
11 7 (6.19%) Server Support
11 7 (6.19%) Analyst
11 7 (6.19%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
12 6 (5.31%) Support Specialist
12 6 (5.31%) Senior Systems Administrator
12 6 (5.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (5.31%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) LAMP
2 3 (2.65%) .NET
3 2 (1.77%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.77%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Clustering
2 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.85%) EqualLogic
3 7 (6.19%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.42%) Kindle
6 3 (2.65%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.65%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.65%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.77%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 89 (78.76%) Windows
2 55 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (40.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (24.78%) Linux
5 27 (23.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (11.50%) UNIX
7 10 (8.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.85%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.85%) Debian
8 9 (7.96%) Windows 8
9 7 (6.19%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.54%) SUSE
10 4 (3.54%) Solaris
10 4 (3.54%) Ubuntu
10 4 (3.54%) CentOS
11 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.55%) ITIL
2 13 (11.50%) Project Management
3 11 (9.73%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (8.85%) DevOps
5 7 (6.19%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2
6 6 (5.31%) CRM
6 6 (5.31%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.42%) Requirements Management
7 5 (4.42%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (4.42%) Investment Management
8 4 (3.54%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.54%) Change Management
8 4 (3.54%) OO
8 4 (3.54%) Build Automation
9 3 (2.65%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (2.65%) Migration
9 3 (2.65%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (1.77%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.40%) SQL
2 12 (10.62%) Ruby
2 12 (10.62%) Perl
3 8 (7.08%) Python
4 7 (6.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
5 6 (5.31%) PHP
6 4 (3.54%) Java
7 3 (2.65%) C++
7 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Citrix Certification
2 28 (24.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (23.01%) CCA
4 21 (18.58%) MCSE
5 10 (8.85%) MCTS
5 10 (8.85%) Degree
6 9 (7.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (7.08%) CCEE
7 8 (7.08%) CCIA
8 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
8 7 (6.19%) CCEA
9 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.31%) CCNA
9 6 (5.31%) SC Cleared
10 5 (4.42%) NCDA
10 5 (4.42%) NCIE
10 5 (4.42%) VCAP
10 5 (4.42%) MCITP
11 4 (3.54%) CCNP
12 3 (2.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) SLA
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (61.95%) XenApp
2 65 (57.52%) XenDesktop
2 65 (57.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (47.79%) Active Directory
4 47 (41.59%) Hyper-V
5 35 (30.97%) VMware ESX
6 31 (27.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 29 (25.66%) vSphere
8 14 (12.39%) Xen
9 9 (7.96%) Terminal Services
10 6 (5.31%) Postfix
11 5 (4.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (3.54%) Samba
13 3 (2.65%) MetaFrame
14 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (1.77%) ProxySG
14 2 (1.77%) qmail
14 2 (1.77%) Sendmail
15 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (14.16%) SCCM
2 12 (10.62%) Backup Exec
3 11 (9.73%) WSUS
3 11 (9.73%) XenMobile
4 9 (7.96%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.08%) SCOM
5 8 (7.08%) EdgeSight
6 6 (5.31%) Puppet
7 4 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.77%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.77%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 101 (89.38%) Citrix
2 75 (66.37%) VMware
3 59 (52.21%) Microsoft
4 38 (33.63%) HP
5 32 (28.32%) Dell
6 24 (21.24%) NetApp
7 16 (14.16%) Red Hat
8 15 (13.27%) Symantec
9 14 (12.39%) Cisco
9 14 (12.39%) IBM
10 13 (11.50%) AppSense
10 13 (11.50%) Veeam
11 11 (9.73%) Nimsoft
11 11 (9.73%) PlateSpin
12 10 (8.85%) Oracle
12 10 (8.85%) EMC
13 3 (2.65%) SAP
13 3 (2.65%) 3PAR
13 3 (2.65%) Varonis
14 2 (1.77%) Percona
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