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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 401 331 362
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +31
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 42 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.49% 3.80% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 86 73
Average salary £48,750 £44,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,750 £60,000
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
2812 2632 2563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.78% 12.67% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2272 2215 2256
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 18 £46,500 -11.42% 1
Surrey -47 14 £35,500 -14.45%
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £50,000 +50.37%
Oxfordshire +1 4 £50,000 -4.76%
Hampshire -32 3 £30,000 -33.33%
M4 Corridor - 3 £75,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 118 (92.91%) Citrix
2 95 (74.80%) Windows
3 80 (62.99%) XenApp
4 77 (60.63%) XenDesktop
5 70 (55.12%) VMware
6 67 (52.76%) Microsoft
7 60 (47.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 54 (42.52%) Active Directory
10 50 (39.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (37.80%) Hyper-V
12 46 (36.22%) SAN
13 44 (34.65%) HP
14 42 (33.07%) SQL
14 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
15 38 (29.92%) Linux
16 37 (29.13%) Dell
17 36 (28.35%) Citrix Certification
17 36 (28.35%) ITIL
18 30 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 30 (23.62%) VMware ESX
18 30 (23.62%) Firewall
18 30 (23.62%) Windows Server 2012
19 29 (22.83%) Microsoft App-V
20 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
20 26 (20.47%) vSphere
21 25 (19.69%) CCA
22 24 (18.90%) Red Hat
23 23 (18.11%) MySQL
23 23 (18.11%) NetScaler

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (16.54%) MS Exchange
2 18 (14.17%) nginx
2 18 (14.17%) Apache
3 9 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.09%) IIS
4 8 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.94%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.15%) Lync
7 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (33.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (36.22%) SAN
2 30 (23.62%) Firewall
3 23 (18.11%) NetScaler
4 16 (12.60%) DNS
5 15 (11.81%) HTTP
6 9 (7.09%) DHCP
7 8 (6.30%) LAN
7 8 (6.30%) WAN
8 5 (3.94%) Network Security
9 4 (3.15%) NAS
10 3 (2.36%) LDAP
10 3 (2.36%) SMTP
10 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.36%) VPN
10 3 (2.36%) Wireless
10 3 (2.36%) BGP
10 3 (2.36%) OSPF
10 3 (2.36%) EIGRP
11 2 (1.57%) VoIP
11 2 (1.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.11%) MySQL
3 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.36%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.36%) JIRA
3 2 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (6.30%) Finance
2 3 (2.36%) Banking
2 3 (2.36%) Investment Banking
2 3 (2.36%) Marketing
2 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (23.62%) Consultant
2 27 (21.26%) 3rd Line Support
3 24 (18.90%) Support Engineer
4 23 (18.11%) Technical Consultant
4 23 (18.11%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (18.11%) Administrator
5 17 (13.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 17 (13.39%) Citrix Support
6 14 (11.02%) Citrix Consultant
7 13 (10.24%) Server Engineer
7 13 (10.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 13 (10.24%) Linux Administrator
7 13 (10.24%) Senior Consultant
8 12 (9.45%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 11 (8.66%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 10 (7.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 10 (7.87%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 9 (7.09%) Citrix Technical Consultant
11 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 9 (7.09%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) LAMP
2 4 (3.15%) .NET
3 2 (1.57%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (1.57%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Computer Science
2 14 (11.02%) Clustering
3 10 (7.87%) EqualLogic
4 7 (5.51%) Management Information System
5 6 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.94%) Kindle
7 4 (3.15%) Replication
8 3 (2.36%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.36%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.36%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 95 (74.80%) Windows
2 60 (47.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (39.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (29.92%) Linux
5 30 (23.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (14.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (14.17%) Debian
7 12 (9.45%) UNIX
8 10 (7.87%) Windows 7
9 9 (7.09%) Windows 8
10 7 (5.51%) Solaris
11 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.36%) CentOS
11 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
11 3 (2.36%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.36%) SUSE
12 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.35%) ITIL
2 15 (11.81%) DevOps
3 14 (11.02%) Project Management
4 11 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (7.09%) Service Delivery
6 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.30%) Incident Management
7 6 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (3.94%) Investment Management
8 5 (3.94%) Requirements Management
8 5 (3.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (3.15%) Change Management
9 4 (3.15%) CRM
10 3 (2.36%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.36%) Build Automation
10 3 (2.36%) Change Control
10 3 (2.36%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (2.36%) Network Monitoring
11 2 (1.57%) Server Monitoring
11 2 (1.57%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.07%) SQL
2 18 (14.17%) Ruby
2 18 (14.17%) Perl
3 15 (11.81%) Python
4 6 (4.72%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.94%) PHP
6 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (28.35%) Citrix Certification
2 30 (23.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (19.69%) CCA
4 21 (16.54%) MCSE
5 12 (9.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (9.45%) MCTS
6 9 (7.09%) Degree
7 8 (6.30%) CCNA
7 8 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.30%) CCEE
8 6 (4.72%) CCEA
8 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.94%) CCIA
9 5 (3.94%) VCAP
9 5 (3.94%) NCDA
9 5 (3.94%) NCIE
9 5 (3.94%) MCITP
10 3 (2.36%) CCAA
10 3 (2.36%) MCSA
10 3 (2.36%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.60%) QA
2 12 (9.45%) SLA
3 5 (3.94%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 80 (62.99%) XenApp
2 77 (60.63%) XenDesktop
3 57 (44.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (42.52%) Active Directory
5 48 (37.80%) Hyper-V
6 30 (23.62%) VMware ESX
7 29 (22.83%) Microsoft App-V
8 26 (20.47%) vSphere
9 17 (13.39%) Xen
10 6 (4.72%) Postfix
11 5 (3.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.36%) MetaFrame
12 3 (2.36%) Samba
13 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
13 2 (1.57%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.57%) ProxySG
13 2 (1.57%) qmail
13 2 (1.57%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (14.96%) SCCM
1 19 (14.96%) WSUS
2 15 (11.81%) Backup Exec
3 10 (7.87%) XenMobile
4 9 (7.09%) NetBackup
5 5 (3.94%) Puppet
6 4 (3.15%) SCOM
7 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (1.57%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 118 (92.91%) Citrix
2 70 (55.12%) VMware
3 67 (52.76%) Microsoft
4 44 (34.65%) HP
5 37 (29.13%) Dell
6 24 (18.90%) Red Hat
7 21 (16.54%) NetApp
8 16 (12.60%) Nimsoft
9 15 (11.81%) Symantec
10 13 (10.24%) Veeam
10 13 (10.24%) Oracle
11 12 (9.45%) AppSense
12 11 (8.66%) PlateSpin
12 11 (8.66%) IBM
13 10 (7.87%) Cisco
13 10 (7.87%) EMC
14 3 (2.36%) SAP
15 2 (1.57%) New Relic
15 2 (1.57%) Juniper
15 2 (1.57%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago