The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 78 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.36% 1.53% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.82% 5.52% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
110 163 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.96% 27.72% 6.04%
Number of salaries quoted 63 104 15
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

XenServer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Watford

XenServer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCEA
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) BCP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless Security
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BCP
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCEA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft