The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Xserve in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xserve over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple Xserve
Rank - - 881
Permanent jobs citing Xserve 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £29,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £29,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Xserve
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xserve within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Xserve Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xserve
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xserve within the UK.

Xserve Salary Trend in the UK

Xserve
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Xserve 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 Xserve.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Gentoo
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7

Xserve
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Xserve 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 Xserve. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) IP Telephony
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) PC Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Debian
1 2 (100.00%) Gentoo
1 2 (100.00%) Fedora
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Apple
1 2 (100.00%) VMware