The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 85 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.36% 0.89% -
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 8.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
Wales

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 Wales region.

System Software Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 133 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.27% 10.80% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 119 118 132
Average salary £33,000 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

XenServer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the South Wales region.

XenServer Salary Trend in South Wales

XenServer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cardiff -1 4 £35,000 +1.44%
XenServer
Wales

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Apache
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Xen
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Xen
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago