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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 193 157 205
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +48
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 50 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.27% 1.06% 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 7.84% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 12
Average salary £35,500 £41,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.45% -19.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,695 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £57,500
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
665 638 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.99% 13.51% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 598 574 482
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -2 5 £41,000 +7.18%
Chertsey - 1 - -
Staines - 1 - -
XenServer
South East

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 51 (96.23%) Windows
2 45 (84.91%) Citrix
3 37 (69.81%) XenApp
4 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
5 35 (66.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (62.26%) XenDesktop
7 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
8 30 (56.60%) HP
8 30 (56.60%) MS Excel
9 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (49.06%) VMware
11 25 (47.17%) SAN
12 24 (45.28%) ITIL
12 24 (45.28%) Firewall
12 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
13 23 (43.40%) SQL
14 22 (41.51%) Dell
15 19 (35.85%) WSUS
16 18 (33.96%) Citrix Certification
17 17 (32.08%) SCCM
17 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (30.19%) Nimsoft
18 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (28.30%) CCA
20 13 (24.53%) Project Management
21 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
22 11 (20.75%) SLA
22 11 (20.75%) NetApp
23 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.55%) Lync
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (56.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (47.17%) SAN
2 24 (45.28%) Firewall
3 4 (7.55%) DNS
4 3 (5.66%) Wireless
4 3 (5.66%) NAS
5 2 (3.77%) NetScaler
5 2 (3.77%) VoIP
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) WAN
6 1 (1.89%) LAN
6 1 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (26.42%) Support Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Citrix Support
4 10 (18.87%) Server Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) Server Support
6 7 (13.21%) Analyst
6 7 (13.21%) Consultant
6 7 (13.21%) Server Support Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 7 (13.21%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) VMware Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Server Specialist
7 5 (9.43%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Support Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) Account Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Manager
8 4 (7.55%) Citrix Specialist
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.32%) Clustering
3 4 (7.55%) Replication
4 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) DTV
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 51 (96.23%) Windows
2 35 (66.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (54.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.21%) Solaris
6 4 (7.55%) Linux
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Project Management
3 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
3 8 (15.09%) PRINCE2
3 8 (15.09%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (9.43%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Change Control
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.89%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.89%) ITSM
8 1 (1.89%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (28.30%) CCA
4 9 (16.98%) MCSE
5 8 (15.09%) MCTS
6 7 (13.21%) Degree
7 5 (9.43%) CCNA
7 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
8 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.66%) CCEE
9 3 (5.66%) CCAA
10 2 (3.77%) HND
11 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.89%) MCITP
11 1 (1.89%) NCDA
11 1 (1.89%) NCIE
11 1 (1.89%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.75%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) XenApp
2 33 (62.26%) XenDesktop
3 31 (58.49%) Active Directory
4 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (45.28%) Hyper-V
5 10 (18.87%) VMware ESX
6 5 (9.43%) vSphere
7 2 (3.77%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.89%) Xen
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) WSUS
2 17 (32.08%) SCCM
3 6 (11.32%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.89%) Nagios
5 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Citrix
2 36 (67.92%) Microsoft
3 30 (56.60%) HP
4 26 (49.06%) VMware
5 22 (41.51%) Dell
6 16 (30.19%) Nimsoft
7 11 (20.75%) NetApp
8 8 (15.09%) IBM
9 7 (13.21%) Oracle
10 6 (11.32%) Symantec
11 4 (7.55%) Veeam
11 4 (7.55%) Cisco
12 3 (5.66%) AppSense
13 2 (3.77%) Blue Coat
13 2 (3.77%) Juniper
13 2 (3.77%) CommVault
13 2 (3.77%) SAP
13 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.77%) Acronis
14 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds