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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 195 159 223
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +64
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 21 57 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.43% 1.16% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 3.23% 8.52% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 52 10
Average salary £43,750 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,565 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
650 669 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.33% 13.61% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 586 594 515
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 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 27 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
Woking -4 5 £33,500 -21.17%
Chertsey - 2 - -
Guildford -1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Staines - 1 - -
Dorking - 1 £35,000 -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 47 (85.45%) Citrix
3 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
4 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (63.64%) XenApp
5 32 (58.18%) MS Excel
5 32 (58.18%) VMware
6 31 (56.36%) XenDesktop
7 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (52.73%) Hyper-V
8 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
8 29 (52.73%) HP
8 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (45.45%) SAN
10 23 (41.82%) ITIL
11 22 (40.00%) SQL
12 21 (38.18%) Dell
12 21 (38.18%) Firewall
12 21 (38.18%) SCCM
13 18 (32.73%) WSUS
14 17 (30.91%) Citrix Certification
14 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
16 15 (27.27%) Nimsoft
17 14 (25.45%) CCA
17 14 (25.45%) Project Management
18 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
19 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
20 11 (20.00%) SLA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 16 (29.09%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) IBM Notes
3 4 (7.27%) Lync
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (58.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.82%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (45.45%) SAN
2 21 (38.18%) Firewall
3 9 (16.36%) DNS
4 6 (10.91%) Internet
5 3 (5.45%) NAS
5 3 (5.45%) VPN
5 3 (5.45%) Wireless
6 2 (3.64%) LAN
6 2 (3.64%) WAN
7 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Marketing
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (23.64%) Support Engineer
3 12 (21.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (18.18%) Server Engineer
5 9 (16.36%) Server Support
5 9 (16.36%) Citrix Support
6 8 (14.55%) Analyst
7 7 (12.73%) Server Support Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 7 (12.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Consultant
9 5 (9.09%) Server Specialist
9 5 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
10 4 (7.27%) Citrix Support Specialist
10 4 (7.27%) Citrix Specialist
10 4 (7.27%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (7.27%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
10 4 (7.27%) Support Specialist
10 4 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Replication
2 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.91%) Clustering
4 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.64%) DTV
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 49 (89.09%) Windows
2 35 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (52.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (12.73%) Solaris
6 4 (7.27%) Linux
6 4 (7.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.64%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) Project Management
3 13 (23.64%) Service Delivery
4 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
4 8 (14.55%) Incident Management
5 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.73%) Business Continuity
6 6 (10.91%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (10.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (10.91%) Capacity Management
6 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (9.09%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.45%) Change Control
8 3 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.64%) Programme Management
9 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.64%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Citrix Certification
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.45%) CCA
3 9 (16.36%) MCSE
4 8 (14.55%) MCTS
4 8 (14.55%) Degree
5 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) CCNA
5 4 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.45%) CCEE
6 3 (5.45%) CCAA
7 2 (3.64%) HND
7 2 (3.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.82%) NCDA
8 1 (1.82%) NCIE
8 1 (1.82%) VCAP
8 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (63.64%) XenApp
2 31 (56.36%) XenDesktop
3 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (52.73%) Hyper-V
4 29 (52.73%) Active Directory
5 10 (18.18%) VMware ESX
5 10 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (3.64%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (38.18%) SCCM
2 18 (32.73%) WSUS
3 7 (12.73%) Backup Exec
3 7 (12.73%) SCOM
4 6 (10.91%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 47 (85.45%) Citrix
2 41 (74.55%) Microsoft
3 32 (58.18%) VMware
4 29 (52.73%) HP
5 21 (38.18%) Dell
6 15 (27.27%) Nimsoft
7 11 (20.00%) NetApp
8 8 (14.55%) IBM
9 7 (12.73%) Oracle
9 7 (12.73%) Symantec
10 6 (10.91%) Lotus
11 5 (9.09%) Cisco
12 4 (7.27%) Veeam
13 3 (5.45%) SAP
13 3 (5.45%) AppSense
14 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
14 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
14 2 (3.64%) Juniper
14 2 (3.64%) CommVault
14 2 (3.64%) Acronis