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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 239 225 207
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.069% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.22% 0.80% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 16
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £28,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £36,400 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
819 498 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.34% 8.60% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 608 424 439
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 24 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
Dorset - 6 £45,000 - 1
Bristol 0 3 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £70,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (96.00%) Citrix
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (88.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 13 (52.00%) LAN
5 13 (52.00%) Firewall
5 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (40.00%) XenApp
6 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (40.00%) Symantec
7 9 (36.00%) WAN
7 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (36.00%) VPN
7 9 (36.00%) Dell
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) vSphere
7 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
8 8 (32.00%) Subversion
8 8 (32.00%) Samba
8 8 (32.00%) Debian
8 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) Wiki

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (32.00%) MediaWiki
3 8 (32.00%) Apache
3 8 (32.00%) nginx
3 8 (32.00%) Confluence
4 7 (28.00%) Lync
4 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) LAN
1 13 (52.00%) Firewall
2 9 (36.00%) WAN
2 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (36.00%) VPN
3 8 (32.00%) DNS
3 8 (32.00%) IPv6
3 8 (32.00%) LDAP
3 8 (32.00%) OSPF
3 8 (32.00%) BGP
3 8 (32.00%) EIGRP
3 8 (32.00%) IPsec
3 8 (32.00%) Network Security
4 5 (20.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.00%) Internet
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
6 3 (12.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
1 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Subversion
1 8 (32.00%) JIRA
1 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (32.00%) Hudson
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.00%) Back Office
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support
3 3 (12.00%) Support Technician
3 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Wiki
2 7 (28.00%) Clustering
3 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.00%) Life Science
5 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 8 (32.00%) Debian
4 8 (32.00%) Ubuntu
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (32.00%) Build Automation
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Database Theory
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database Theory
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Migration
4 5 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Ruby
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) Perl
2 7 (28.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (40.00%) XenApp
5 9 (36.00%) XenDesktop
5 9 (36.00%) vSphere
5 9 (36.00%) VMware ESX
6 8 (32.00%) Postfix
6 8 (32.00%) Samba
6 8 (32.00%) iptables
7 5 (20.00%) ISA Server
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) ZABBIX
1 8 (32.00%) Puppet
2 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (28.00%) Salt
2 7 (28.00%) SCCM
3 6 (24.00%) SCOM
3 6 (24.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (20.00%) HP SIM
5 4 (16.00%) OpenView
5 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (16.00%) Backup Exec
6 1 (4.00%) WSUS
6 1 (4.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Symantec
4 9 (36.00%) Dell
5 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (32.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) MobileIron
7 5 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.00%) Veeam
8 4 (16.00%) AppSense
9 3 (12.00%) Webroot
9 3 (12.00%) SonicWALL
9 3 (12.00%) SAP
9 3 (12.00%) EMC
10 1 (4.00%) Websense
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago