The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 100 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% - 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 2.55% - 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 - £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 - £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
157 133 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.72% 10.56% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 144 119 91
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £43,500 £55,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
UK

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 29 July 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 - 4 £37,500 - 1
XenServer
UK

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Ruby
5 3 (33.33%) Xen
5 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (33.33%) QA
5 3 (33.33%) nginx
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (33.33%) Remedy
5 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (33.33%) Debian
5 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (33.33%) UNIX
5 3 (33.33%) MySQL

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Debian
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 3 (33.33%) vCloud
3 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (33.33%) Xen
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 3 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 3 (33.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 3 (33.33%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) Google
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + company health, pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago