The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 69 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 1.42% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 4.30% 12.82% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.98% 11.05% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 37 24
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
Hertfordshire

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 29 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) CCA
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) NCDA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) NCDA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 6 (100.00%) vSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) NetApp
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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