The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 223 227 218
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 17 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 2.47% 1.67% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 12
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £34,359
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £33,350 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
England

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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
689 538 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.89% 9.08% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 606 458 555
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

XenServer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the South West

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the South West

XenServer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Devon -6 7 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Dorset 0 5 £25,000 -37.50%
Bristol - 4 £67,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £35,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (90.91%) VMware
2 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (81.82%) Windows
4 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 15 (68.18%) DNS
4 15 (68.18%) XenDesktop
4 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
4 15 (68.18%) MS Exchange
5 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
6 13 (59.09%) LAN
6 13 (59.09%) Firewall
6 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
7 12 (54.55%) HP
7 12 (54.55%) Dell
8 11 (50.00%) DHCP
8 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
9 10 (45.45%) SCOM
10 8 (36.36%) XenApp
10 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
10 8 (36.36%) SAN
10 8 (36.36%) Internet
10 8 (36.36%) ITIL
11 7 (31.82%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
11 7 (31.82%) MS Office
11 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
11 7 (31.82%) NAS
11 7 (31.82%) Cisco
11 7 (31.82%) SQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (68.18%) MS Exchange
2 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (31.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (22.73%) Apache
4 5 (22.73%) nginx
4 5 (22.73%) Confluence
4 5 (22.73%) MediaWiki
5 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
1 7 (31.82%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) DNS
2 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 13 (59.09%) LAN
3 13 (59.09%) Firewall
4 11 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (36.36%) SAN
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
6 7 (31.82%) NAS
7 6 (27.27%) WAN
8 5 (22.73%) LDAP
8 5 (22.73%) VPN
8 5 (22.73%) IPv6
8 5 (22.73%) OSPF
8 5 (22.73%) BGP
8 5 (22.73%) EIGRP
8 5 (22.73%) IPsec
8 5 (22.73%) Network Security
9 4 (18.18%) Wireless
10 1 (4.55%) Intranet
10 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
1 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Subversion
1 5 (22.73%) JIRA
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
1 5 (22.73%) Hudson
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (31.82%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
2 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Technician
3 4 (18.18%) Support Technician
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
1 7 (31.82%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Debian
3 5 (22.73%) Ubuntu
3 5 (22.73%) CentOS
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 7 (31.82%) Network Load Balancing
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 5 (22.73%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Database Theory
3 5 (22.73%) Relational Database Theory
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Build Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) Perl
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) VCP5
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) XenDesktop
3 13 (59.09%) Hyper-V
4 11 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 8 (36.36%) XenApp
6 7 (31.82%) ISA Server
7 5 (22.73%) Samba
7 5 (22.73%) Postfix
8 4 (18.18%) vSphere
9 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (13.64%) UAG
9 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCOM
2 7 (31.82%) OpenView
2 7 (31.82%) HP SIM
3 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 5 (22.73%) ZABBIX
4 4 (18.18%) Salt
4 4 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
5 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 3 (13.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Citrix
2 20 (90.91%) VMware
3 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
4 12 (54.55%) HP
4 12 (54.55%) Dell
5 7 (31.82%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
7 4 (18.18%) Symantec
7 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 4 (18.18%) EMC
7 4 (18.18%) AppSense
7 4 (18.18%) Webroot
7 4 (18.18%) SonicWALL
7 4 (18.18%) Veeam
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Devon
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Just now
Chippenham, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago