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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 403 374 343
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -31
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 35 53 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.25% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 2.10% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33 49 92
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £28,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £67,500 £55,000
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
2949 2522 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.69% 11.91% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2410 2064 2410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 24 December 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 +9 13 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Hampshire -15 8 £37,500 -42.30% 2
Buckinghamshire +2 6 £40,000 +14.28%
Kent - 3 £52,000 -
Surrey -10 2 £37,500 -21.05%
Oxfordshire -12 2 £41,000 -18.00%
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 72 (94.74%) Citrix
2 64 (84.21%) Windows
3 54 (71.05%) XenApp
4 52 (68.42%) XenDesktop
5 50 (65.79%) VMware
6 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
7 46 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
8 39 (51.32%) Hyper-V
9 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (38.16%) SAN
12 28 (36.84%) SQL
12 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
13 27 (35.53%) ITIL
14 26 (34.21%) Citrix Certification
14 26 (34.21%) vSphere
15 25 (32.89%) CCA
16 23 (30.26%) Cisco
16 23 (30.26%) Microsoft App-V
17 20 (26.32%) VMware ESX
17 20 (26.32%) NetScaler
18 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
18 18 (23.68%) HP
18 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
19 17 (22.37%) DHCP
20 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
20 16 (21.05%) SCCM
20 16 (21.05%) SCOM
21 15 (19.74%) Dell

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 18 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.26%) nginx
2 4 (5.26%) Apache
2 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.63%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.32%) IIS
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 28 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.16%) SAN
2 20 (26.32%) NetScaler
3 17 (22.37%) DHCP
4 14 (18.42%) DNS
4 14 (18.42%) Firewall
4 14 (18.42%) Wireshark
4 14 (18.42%) iSCSI
5 8 (10.53%) LAN
5 8 (10.53%) WAN
6 4 (5.26%) VoIP
6 4 (5.26%) OSPF
6 4 (5.26%) BGP
6 4 (5.26%) EIGRP
6 4 (5.26%) LDAP
7 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.63%) SMTP
8 2 (2.63%) Internet
8 2 (2.63%) Wireless
9 1 (1.32%) WLAN
9 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
1 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Investment Banking
2 4 (5.26%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Games
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Consultant
2 19 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 17 (22.37%) Citrix Support
4 13 (17.11%) Technical Support
5 10 (13.16%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (13.16%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (9.21%) Citrix Consultant
9 6 (7.89%) Architect
9 6 (7.89%) Analyst
10 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.58%) Senior Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Administrator
10 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Technical Support
11 4 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.63%) DTV
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 64 (84.21%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (18.42%) Windows XP
6 12 (15.79%) UNIX
6 12 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.26%) CentOS
9 4 (5.26%) Solaris
9 4 (5.26%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.26%) SUSE
10 1 (1.32%) Debian
10 1 (1.32%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) ITIL
2 15 (19.74%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.58%) Project Management
4 5 (6.58%) CRM
4 5 (6.58%) Incident Management
5 4 (5.26%) Build Automation
5 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (5.26%) DevOps
6 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.95%) OO
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.95%) Business Development
6 3 (3.95%) Migration
6 3 (3.95%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.95%) Network Design
7 2 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (9.21%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.26%) Perl
4 4 (5.26%) PHP
4 4 (5.26%) Ruby
5 3 (3.95%) C++
5 3 (3.95%) Java
6 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Citrix Certification
2 25 (32.89%) CCA
3 10 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.21%) CCNA
5 7 (9.21%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (9.21%) Degree
6 6 (7.89%) MCSE
6 6 (7.89%) CCEA
6 6 (7.89%) CCEE
6 6 (7.89%) CCIA
7 5 (6.58%) CCNP
8 3 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.63%) MCTS
9 2 (2.63%) MCITP
9 2 (2.63%) NCDA
9 2 (2.63%) NCIE
9 2 (2.63%) VCAP
10 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (71.05%) XenApp
2 52 (68.42%) XenDesktop
3 46 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (51.32%) Hyper-V
4 39 (51.32%) Active Directory
5 26 (34.21%) vSphere
6 23 (30.26%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (26.32%) VMware ESX
8 16 (21.05%) Terminal Services
9 5 (6.58%) Xen
9 5 (6.58%) Postfix
10 4 (5.26%) Samba
11 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (1.32%) VMware Server
13 1 (1.32%) qmail
13 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (21.05%) SCCM
1 16 (21.05%) SCOM
2 14 (18.42%) EdgeSight
3 7 (9.21%) XenMobile
3 7 (9.21%) WSUS
4 4 (5.26%) Puppet
4 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 72 (94.74%) Citrix
2 50 (65.79%) VMware
3 49 (64.47%) Microsoft
4 23 (30.26%) Cisco
5 18 (23.68%) HP
6 15 (19.74%) Dell
7 12 (15.79%) AppSense
8 9 (11.84%) NetApp
9 8 (10.53%) Veeam
9 8 (10.53%) Symantec
10 6 (7.89%) Nimsoft
11 5 (6.58%) Varonis
11 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.58%) IBM
12 4 (5.26%) Oracle
12 4 (5.26%) PlateSpin
12 4 (5.26%) 3PAR
13 3 (3.95%) EMC
14 2 (2.63%) SAP
15 1 (1.32%) FalconStor
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago