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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 366 373 358
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 72 69 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.30% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 2.61% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 74
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £69,500 £55,000
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
2668 2646 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.60% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2174 2192
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 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +16 27 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Surrey +17 25 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire -1 9 £50,000 +42.85%
West Sussex - 6 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire -2 5 £25,000 -50.00%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 101 (94.39%) Citrix
2 81 (75.70%) Windows
3 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
4 79 (73.83%) VMware
5 61 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 57 (53.27%) Cisco
7 55 (51.40%) XenApp
8 53 (49.53%) Hyper-V
9 50 (46.73%) XenDesktop
9 50 (46.73%) Active Directory
10 49 (45.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 43 (40.19%) NetScaler
12 42 (39.25%) MS Exchange
13 41 (38.32%) MS Excel
14 40 (37.38%) SQL
15 39 (36.45%) ITIL
16 37 (34.58%) CCA
16 37 (34.58%) Citrix Certification
17 33 (30.84%) DNS
17 33 (30.84%) SAN
17 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2012
18 32 (29.91%) SCOM
19 30 (28.04%) SCCM
19 30 (28.04%) Microsoft App-V
20 29 (27.10%) AppSense
20 29 (27.10%) DHCP
20 29 (27.10%) vSphere
21 28 (26.17%) EdgeSight
22 27 (25.23%) Security Cleared

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (39.25%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.21%) SharePoint
3 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.67%) Apache
5 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.74%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.80%) MediaWiki
6 3 (2.80%) Confluence
6 3 (2.80%) nginx
6 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.87%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.93%) Lync
8 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.93%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (38.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) Mimecast
2 3 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 43 (40.19%) NetScaler
2 33 (30.84%) DNS
2 33 (30.84%) SAN
3 29 (27.10%) DHCP
4 25 (23.36%) iSCSI
5 21 (19.63%) Firewall
6 20 (18.69%) Wireshark
7 19 (17.76%) LAN
8 16 (14.95%) WAN
9 9 (8.41%) VoIP
10 7 (6.54%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (6.54%) OSPF
10 7 (6.54%) BGP
11 6 (5.61%) NAS
12 4 (3.74%) Wireless
12 4 (3.74%) SNMP
12 4 (3.74%) IPv4
12 4 (3.74%) BIG-IP
12 4 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.80%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) MySQL
3 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
2 3 (2.80%) Hudson
2 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.80%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.80%) Subversion
3 1 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 12 (11.21%) Marketing
2 6 (5.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (5.61%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.87%) Games
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.87%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Technical Support
1 20 (18.69%) Support Engineer
2 14 (13.08%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (12.15%) Technical Support Engineer
4 11 (10.28%) Architect
5 10 (9.35%) Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Consultant
5 10 (9.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Citrix Support
6 9 (8.41%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.48%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 5 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.74%) Trainer
11 4 (3.74%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) .NET
1 3 (2.80%) LAMP
2 2 (1.87%) COM
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.74%) PMI
3 4 (3.74%) EqualLogic
4 3 (2.80%) New Media
4 3 (2.80%) Wiki
5 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 81 (75.70%) Windows
2 49 (45.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (30.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (23.36%) Linux
5 20 (18.69%) Windows XP
6 12 (11.21%) CentOS
7 8 (7.48%) Debian
7 8 (7.48%) Ubuntu
8 6 (5.61%) Windows 8
9 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.74%) UNIX
11 3 (2.80%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.87%) Android
13 1 (0.93%) AIX
13 1 (0.93%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.45%) ITIL
2 23 (21.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (13.08%) Project Management
4 12 (11.21%) Business Development
5 7 (6.54%) Coaching
6 6 (5.61%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.67%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.67%) ITIL V3
7 5 (4.67%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (4.67%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.67%) Software Engineering
7 5 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.74%) DevOps
8 4 (3.74%) Change Management
8 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.74%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.80%) Build Automation
9 3 (2.80%) Online Marketing
9 3 (2.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
3 6 (5.61%) Java
4 4 (3.74%) Perl
4 4 (3.74%) C
4 4 (3.74%) C++
4 4 (3.74%) Ruby
5 3 (2.80%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 37 (34.58%) CCA
1 37 (34.58%) Citrix Certification
2 27 (25.23%) Security Cleared
3 24 (22.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (8.41%) Degree
6 4 (3.74%) PMI Certification
6 4 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.80%) VCP5
7 3 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.80%) MCP
8 2 (1.87%) MCSE
8 2 (1.87%) CCNP
8 2 (1.87%) CCNA
8 2 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) SLA
2 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (57.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (51.40%) XenApp
3 53 (49.53%) Hyper-V
4 50 (46.73%) XenDesktop
4 50 (46.73%) Active Directory
5 30 (28.04%) Microsoft App-V
6 29 (27.10%) vSphere
7 23 (21.50%) VMware ESX
8 20 (18.69%) Terminal Services
9 12 (11.21%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (6.54%) Samba
10 7 (6.54%) iptables
11 5 (4.67%) Xen
11 5 (4.67%) KVM
12 4 (3.74%) NFS
13 3 (2.80%) Postfix
14 2 (1.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.93%) vCloud
15 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.93%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (29.91%) SCOM
2 30 (28.04%) SCCM
3 28 (26.17%) EdgeSight
4 8 (7.48%) WSUS
5 5 (4.67%) Puppet
5 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.74%) WMI
7 3 (2.80%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (2.80%) Salt
8 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.93%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (94.39%) Citrix
2 80 (74.77%) Microsoft
3 79 (73.83%) VMware
4 57 (53.27%) Cisco
5 29 (27.10%) AppSense
6 27 (25.23%) NetApp
7 21 (19.63%) HP
8 16 (14.95%) IBM
9 14 (13.08%) Red Hat
9 14 (13.08%) Symantec
10 13 (12.15%) Dell
11 12 (11.21%) 3PAR
12 11 (10.28%) Zerto
12 11 (10.28%) Neverfail
12 11 (10.28%) Varonis
12 11 (10.28%) Veeam
13 9 (8.41%) EMC
14 5 (4.67%) F5
15 3 (2.80%) LANDesk
15 3 (2.80%) Oracle
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