The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 386 346 360
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +14
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 61 92 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.25% 3.75% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 60 77 71
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2708 2454 2453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.13% 10.74% 9.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2219 2048 2132
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +2 17 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Oxfordshire -6 13 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Buckinghamshire -9 11 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire -19 9 £35,000 -15.66%
Berkshire -34 9 £67,500 +42.10%
West Sussex +2 3 £51,500 +39.18%
Thames Valley - 2 £53,750 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 105 (92.11%) Citrix
2 70 (61.40%) XenApp
3 67 (58.77%) Windows
4 66 (57.89%) XenDesktop
5 65 (57.02%) VMware
6 53 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 49 (42.98%) Hyper-V
7 49 (42.98%) Microsoft
8 46 (40.35%) HP
9 45 (39.47%) Linux
10 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
11 39 (34.21%) Active Directory
12 35 (30.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 34 (29.82%) Red Hat
14 33 (28.95%) Citrix Certification
15 31 (27.19%) vSphere
16 30 (26.32%) Firewall
17 29 (25.44%) SAN
17 29 (25.44%) MS Excel
18 28 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 26 (22.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
21 23 (20.18%) Debian
21 23 (20.18%) MySQL
21 23 (20.18%) NetScaler
22 22 (19.30%) ITIL
22 22 (19.30%) Dell
23 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (18.42%) CCEE
24 20 (17.54%) SQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 42 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.67%) Apache
3 15 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.16%) nginx
4 12 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (7.89%) IIS
6 8 (7.02%) Lync
7 6 (5.26%) IBM Notes
8 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.63%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 29 (25.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Magento
1 1 (0.88%) SalesLogix
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (26.32%) Firewall
2 29 (25.44%) SAN
3 23 (20.18%) NetScaler
4 19 (16.67%) DNS
5 17 (14.91%) HTTP
6 12 (10.53%) NAS
7 8 (7.02%) TCP/IP
7 8 (7.02%) DHCP
8 6 (5.26%) Internet
9 5 (4.39%) VLAN
9 5 (4.39%) Network Security
9 5 (4.39%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.39%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (4.39%) Wireless
10 3 (2.63%) VPN
11 2 (1.75%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.75%) VoIP
11 2 (1.75%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.18%) MySQL
2 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.75%) MS Access
3 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
1 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (6.14%) Back Office
2 6 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Online Betting
3 3 (2.63%) Publishing
4 2 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (24.56%) Consultant
2 23 (20.18%) Systems Administrator
2 23 (20.18%) Administrator
3 18 (15.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 18 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
4 14 (12.28%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 12 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 10 (8.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 9 (7.89%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (7.89%) Support Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Analyst
9 8 (7.02%) Citrix Support
10 7 (6.14%) Network Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Technical Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Account Manager
11 6 (5.26%) Architect
11 6 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.28%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.88%) Flash
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.04%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.65%) Replication
3 5 (4.39%) Clustering
4 4 (3.51%) LIMS
4 4 (3.51%) PACS
5 2 (1.75%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) Celerra
5 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.75%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.88%) PKI
6 1 (0.88%) Wiki
6 1 (0.88%) Blog
6 1 (0.88%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.88%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 67 (58.77%) Windows
2 45 (39.47%) Linux
3 35 (30.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (24.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (20.18%) Debian
7 19 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.89%) Windows 7
9 8 (7.02%) Windows 8
10 7 (6.14%) Solaris
11 6 (5.26%) UNIX
12 3 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.88%) CentOS
13 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.30%) ITIL
2 15 (13.16%) Service Delivery
3 12 (10.53%) Change Control
4 10 (8.77%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.89%) Business Continuity
5 9 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.02%) Change Management
7 7 (6.14%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.51%) Project Management
10 4 (3.51%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.51%) Project Planning
11 3 (2.63%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (2.63%) Supplier Management
11 3 (2.63%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.63%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (17.54%) SQL
2 19 (16.67%) Perl
2 19 (16.67%) Python
3 17 (14.91%) Ruby
4 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.75%) VB
5 2 (1.75%) PHP
5 2 (1.75%) Java
5 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.75%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (28.95%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (22.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (18.42%) CCEE
4 15 (13.16%) CCIA
4 15 (13.16%) CCA
5 13 (11.40%) MCITP
6 9 (7.89%) CCAA
6 9 (7.89%) CCEA
6 9 (7.89%) MCSE
7 7 (6.14%) VCAP
8 6 (5.26%) MCTS
9 5 (4.39%) Degree
9 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (4.39%) MCSA
10 4 (3.51%) CCNA
10 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.63%) NCDA
11 3 (2.63%) NCIE
11 3 (2.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
2 7 (6.14%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (61.40%) XenApp
2 66 (57.89%) XenDesktop
3 53 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (42.98%) Hyper-V
5 39 (34.21%) Active Directory
6 31 (27.19%) vSphere
7 18 (15.79%) Xen
8 13 (11.40%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (4.39%) vCloud
10 3 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (2.63%) VMware ESX
10 3 (2.63%) NFS
10 3 (2.63%) KVM
11 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.88%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (16.67%) SCCM
2 12 (10.53%) SCOM
3 10 (8.77%) WSUS
3 10 (8.77%) Puppet
4 9 (7.89%) Backup Exec
5 7 (6.14%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.63%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.75%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.88%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 105 (92.11%) Citrix
2 65 (57.02%) VMware
3 49 (42.98%) Microsoft
4 46 (40.35%) HP
5 34 (29.82%) Red Hat
6 22 (19.30%) Dell
7 15 (13.16%) Cisco
8 13 (11.40%) Veeam
8 13 (11.40%) IBM
9 11 (9.65%) AppSense
10 9 (7.89%) NetApp
11 8 (7.02%) Juniper
11 8 (7.02%) Compaq
11 8 (7.02%) Symantec
12 7 (6.14%) Percona
12 7 (6.14%) EMC
13 6 (5.26%) Oracle
13 6 (5.26%) Lotus
13 6 (5.26%) Nimsoft
14 3 (2.63%) ProCurve
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + 5k bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive Basic and extensive benefit package
Posted: 26 days ago