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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 98 93 93
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% 0.37% 0.094%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 2.96% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £20,000 £37,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
144 135 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.15% 12.39% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 120 122 94
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 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
Cardiff +1 2 £20,000 -46.66%
XenServer
Wales

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) VPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VPLS
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Italian Language
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco