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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 412 396 315
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -81
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 26 57 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.26% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 0.93% 2.01% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 49 96
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,200 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £62,500
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
2804 2839 2756
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.46% 12.75% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2330 2272 2342
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -3 10 £67,500 +48.35% 1
Oxfordshire 0 4 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Surrey -13 4 £35,000 -20.00%
West Sussex - 4 £50,000 -
Kent - 2 - -
Hampshire +1 1 £45,000 +45.16%
Buckinghamshire -18 1 £25,000 -50.00%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 83 (89.25%) Citrix
2 75 (80.65%) VMware
3 71 (76.34%) Windows
4 59 (63.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 58 (62.37%) Microsoft
6 43 (46.24%) Cisco
7 42 (45.16%) Active Directory
7 42 (45.16%) XenApp
8 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (40.86%) Hyper-V
10 33 (35.48%) Linux
11 32 (34.41%) SQL
12 31 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 31 (33.33%) NetScaler
13 29 (31.18%) XenDesktop
13 29 (31.18%) ITIL
14 28 (30.11%) MS Excel
14 28 (30.11%) CCA
14 28 (30.11%) Citrix Certification
14 28 (30.11%) SAN
14 28 (30.11%) Firewall
15 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
16 25 (26.88%) vSphere
16 25 (26.88%) VMware ESX
17 24 (25.81%) AppSense
17 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
18 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (23.66%) DNS
19 21 (22.58%) NetApp
19 21 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (10.75%) IIS
3 9 (9.68%) Apache
3 9 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 8 (8.60%) JBoss
4 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
5 7 (7.53%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (5.38%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.23%) ColdFusion
9 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (30.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Mimecast
2 8 (8.60%) SaaS
3 5 (5.38%) Taleo
4 3 (3.23%) Office 365
4 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 28 (30.11%) SAN
2 28 (30.11%) Firewall
3 22 (23.66%) DNS
4 17 (18.28%) LAN
4 17 (18.28%) iSCSI
5 16 (17.20%) DHCP
6 14 (15.05%) WAN
7 10 (10.75%) Wireshark
7 10 (10.75%) NAS
8 9 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (9.68%) TCP/IP
9 8 (8.60%) VoIP
10 6 (6.45%) VPN
11 4 (4.30%) SSL
11 4 (4.30%) IPv4
11 4 (4.30%) VLAN
12 2 (2.15%) Network Security
12 2 (2.15%) BIG-IP
12 2 (2.15%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.75%) MySQL
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.38%) DB2
5 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Hudson
1 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) GCC
2 1 (1.08%) Ant
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (11.83%) Marketing
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.23%) Back Office
4 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.15%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (12.90%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Technical Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Technical Support
4 9 (9.68%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Administrator
5 8 (8.60%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Trainer
8 4 (4.30%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) J2EE
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) OpenCV
4 1 (1.08%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.30%) PMI
2 4 (4.30%) Clustering
2 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.30%) New Media
2 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.15%) iPad
4 2 (2.15%) iPhone
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.08%) CUDA
5 1 (1.08%) Wiki
5 1 (1.08%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 71 (76.34%) Windows
2 39 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (35.48%) Linux
4 27 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.75%) Windows XP
7 9 (9.68%) CentOS
8 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.45%) Debian
10 5 (5.38%) Ubuntu
10 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.30%) Windows Vista
11 4 (4.30%) Android
12 3 (3.23%) UNIX
13 1 (1.08%) SUSE
13 1 (1.08%) FreeBSD
13 1 (1.08%) AIX
13 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
13 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.18%) ITIL
2 20 (21.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (12.90%) Project Management
4 9 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 9 (9.68%) Business Development
5 8 (8.60%) Load Balancing
6 7 (7.53%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.38%) Data Security
8 5 (5.38%) Performance Management
8 5 (5.38%) Reverse Engineering
8 5 (5.38%) Server Building
9 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (4.30%) Online Marketing
9 4 (4.30%) Security Management
9 4 (4.30%) Information Security
9 4 (4.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) SQL
2 10 (10.75%) Java
3 8 (8.60%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.30%) Python
4 4 (4.30%) C
4 4 (4.30%) C++
5 3 (3.23%) Perl
5 3 (3.23%) Ruby
6 2 (2.15%) PHP
7 1 (1.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (30.11%) CCA
1 28 (30.11%) Citrix Certification
2 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
3 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.30%) Degree
6 3 (3.23%) MCP
7 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.30%) SLA
2 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.30%) QA
System Software
1 59 (63.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 42 (45.16%) XenApp
3 38 (40.86%) Hyper-V
4 29 (31.18%) XenDesktop
5 25 (26.88%) vSphere
5 25 (26.88%) VMware ESX
6 21 (22.58%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (10.75%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (9.68%) Terminal Services
9 6 (6.45%) KVM
10 5 (5.38%) Xen
11 4 (4.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (4.30%) iptables
12 2 (2.15%) NFS
12 2 (2.15%) Samba
13 1 (1.08%) ProxySG
13 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.08%) VirtualBox
13 1 (1.08%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) SCCM
1 21 (22.58%) SCOM
2 19 (20.43%) EdgeSight
3 8 (8.60%) Puppet
3 8 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.53%) WSUS
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.15%) WMI
9 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.08%) Zenoss
9 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
9 1 (1.08%) Ansible
9 1 (1.08%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 83 (89.25%) Citrix
2 75 (80.65%) VMware
3 58 (62.37%) Microsoft
4 43 (46.24%) Cisco
5 24 (25.81%) AppSense
6 21 (22.58%) NetApp
7 19 (20.43%) HP
8 14 (15.05%) Symantec
9 13 (13.98%) IBM
10 11 (11.83%) Red Hat
11 10 (10.75%) Dell
12 9 (9.68%) Veeam
12 9 (9.68%) 3PAR
12 9 (9.68%) Varonis
12 9 (9.68%) Zerto
12 9 (9.68%) Neverfail
13 6 (6.45%) Juniper
13 6 (6.45%) Sun
14 5 (5.38%) Oracle
14 5 (5.38%) EMC
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