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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 95 83 87
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.25% 0.50% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 3.55% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
Average salary £20,000 £28,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -1.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.55%
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
146 141 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.23% 14.13% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 121 124 75
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 April 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
Cardiff -3 2 £20,000 -54.54%
Glamorgan - 1 - -
XenServer
Wales

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
5 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Network Design

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) VPLS
General
1 2 (33.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (16.67%) Welsh Language
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Google