The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 94 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.31% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 2.42% 3.50% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -27.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
XenServer
UK

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

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
165 143 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.78% 10.93% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 156 129 122
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £52,725
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

XenServer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Wales

XenServer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Wales 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
South Wales +1 4 £35,000 +2.94% 1
XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) CentOS
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) nginx
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) Xen
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Debian
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) C#

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) nginx
2 2 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Debian
3 3 (37.50%) CentOS
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Xen
3 2 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) vCloud
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) MetaFrame
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + company health, pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £21,000 - £31,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago