The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 199 163 217
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +54
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 12 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.26% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.76% 6.49% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 11
Average salary £35,500 £43,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -24.78%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
683 632 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.92% 13.42% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 619 579 500
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

XenServer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Surrey

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Surrey

XenServer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Woking +5 5 £41,000 +26.15%
Staines - 1 - -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 43 (84.31%) Citrix
3 36 (70.59%) XenApp
4 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 32 (62.75%) XenDesktop
7 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
8 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
9 29 (56.86%) HP
9 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (49.02%) SAN
11 24 (47.06%) ITIL
11 24 (47.06%) VMware
12 23 (45.10%) Firewall
12 23 (45.10%) SQL
13 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (43.14%) Hyper-V
14 21 (41.18%) Dell
15 18 (35.29%) WSUS
16 17 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
17 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
17 16 (31.37%) SCCM
17 16 (31.37%) Nimsoft
17 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (29.41%) CCA
19 13 (25.49%) Project Management
20 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
21 11 (21.57%) SLA
21 11 (21.57%) NetApp
22 10 (19.61%) VMware ESX

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (49.02%) SAN
2 23 (45.10%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) NAS
4 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.92%) VoIP
4 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.92%) VPN
4 2 (3.92%) DNS
4 2 (3.92%) Wireless
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.96%) LAN
5 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (27.45%) Support Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (19.61%) Citrix Support
4 10 (19.61%) Server Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Server Support
6 7 (13.73%) Server Support Engineer
6 7 (13.73%) Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Consultant
8 5 (9.80%) Server Specialist
8 5 (9.80%) VMware Specialist
9 4 (7.84%) Citrix Support Specialist
9 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
9 4 (7.84%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (7.84%) Citrix Specialist
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Account Manager
10 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.88%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) DTV
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (56.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (31.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Solaris
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.84%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) UNIX
7 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Project Management
3 8 (15.69%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.69%) Incident Management
4 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
5 6 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (9.80%) Investment Management
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.92%) Change Control
8 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.96%) Time Management
9 1 (1.96%) Change Management
9 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (45.10%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (29.41%) CCA
4 9 (17.65%) MCSE
5 8 (15.69%) MCTS
6 7 (13.73%) Degree
7 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (7.84%) CCNA
8 3 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.92%) CCEE
9 2 (3.92%) CCAA
9 2 (3.92%) HND
10 1 (1.96%) MCITP
10 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.96%) VCAP
10 1 (1.96%) NCDA
10 1 (1.96%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (70.59%) XenApp
2 32 (62.75%) XenDesktop
3 31 (60.78%) Active Directory
4 22 (43.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (43.14%) Hyper-V
5 10 (19.61%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.88%) vSphere
7 2 (3.92%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.96%) Xen
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) WSUS
2 16 (31.37%) SCCM
3 5 (9.80%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) SCOM
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (84.31%) Citrix
2 34 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 29 (56.86%) HP
4 24 (47.06%) VMware
5 21 (41.18%) Dell
6 16 (31.37%) Nimsoft
7 11 (21.57%) NetApp
8 8 (15.69%) IBM
9 7 (13.73%) Oracle
10 5 (9.80%) Symantec
11 3 (5.88%) AppSense
11 3 (5.88%) Cisco
11 3 (5.88%) Veeam
12 2 (3.92%) Acronis
12 2 (3.92%) Juniper
12 2 (3.92%) CommVault
12 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.92%) SAP
12 2 (3.92%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin