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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 87 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.54% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 4.20% 3.15% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
143 127 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.89% 10.89% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 134 114 101
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,237
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 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 0 6 £36,250 +6.61%
XenServer
Wales

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) 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
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) Xen
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) C#

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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%) nginx
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
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%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) 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 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Xen
3 2 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago