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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 234 212 209
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.10% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 0.84% 1.30% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 15
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £40,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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
712 460 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 11.88% 8.71% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 566 397 420
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
Bristol -4 2 £65,000 +62.50% 1
Dorset -25 2 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Gloucestershire - 2 £53,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (83.33%) Windows
4 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
5 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 15 (62.50%) LAN
7 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
7 14 (58.33%) XenDesktop
8 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
8 13 (54.17%) DNS
8 13 (54.17%) Dell
8 13 (54.17%) VMware ESX
8 13 (54.17%) Firewall
9 12 (50.00%) HP
10 10 (41.67%) Clustering
10 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
10 10 (41.67%) SCOM
11 9 (37.50%) MS Office
11 9 (37.50%) ITIL
11 9 (37.50%) DHCP
11 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (33.33%) Internet
12 8 (33.33%) ISA Server
12 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
12 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
12 8 (33.33%) Back Office

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (29.17%) Apache
4 7 (29.17%) nginx
4 7 (29.17%) Confluence
4 7 (29.17%) MediaWiki
5 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (12.50%) Lync
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 8 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) LAN
2 14 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (54.17%) DNS
3 13 (54.17%) Firewall
4 9 (37.50%) DHCP
5 8 (33.33%) Internet
5 8 (33.33%) VPN
5 8 (33.33%) WAN
6 7 (29.17%) LDAP
6 7 (29.17%) IPv6
6 7 (29.17%) OSPF
6 7 (29.17%) BGP
6 7 (29.17%) EIGRP
6 7 (29.17%) IPsec
6 7 (29.17%) Network Security
7 6 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 5 (20.83%) NAS
9 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
9 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) MySQL
1 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
1 7 (29.17%) JIRA
1 7 (29.17%) Git (software)
1 7 (29.17%) Hudson
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Clustering
2 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 7 (29.17%) Wiki
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (29.17%) Debian
3 7 (29.17%) Ubuntu
3 7 (29.17%) CentOS
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 8 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (29.17%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (29.17%) Build Automation
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (25.00%) Database Theory
4 6 (25.00%) Relational Database Theory
5 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Ruby
2 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 14 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 13 (54.17%) VMware ESX
4 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
5 8 (33.33%) XenApp
5 8 (33.33%) ISA Server
6 7 (29.17%) Samba
6 7 (29.17%) iptables
6 7 (29.17%) Postfix
7 6 (25.00%) vSphere
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (4.17%) UAG
9 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) SCOM
2 8 (33.33%) HP SIM
3 7 (29.17%) Puppet
3 7 (29.17%) OpenView
3 7 (29.17%) ZABBIX
4 6 (25.00%) Salt
4 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
6 4 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
8 1 (4.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Citrix
2 23 (95.83%) VMware
3 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (54.17%) Dell
5 12 (50.00%) HP
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
7 7 (29.17%) Symantec
8 5 (20.83%) Veeam
8 5 (20.83%) AppSense
9 4 (16.67%) Webroot
9 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
9 4 (16.67%) EMC
9 4 (16.67%) SAP
10 2 (8.33%) MobileIron
11 1 (4.17%) Websense
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