The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 128 121 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 4 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.19% 0.17% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 1.75% 1.26% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -12.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
229 238 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.99% 13.37% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 189 214 151
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

XenServer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Birmingham

XenServer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (100.00%) NetScaler
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
2 6 (85.71%) CCA
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
1 7 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCA
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (85.71%) MCSA
1 6 (85.71%) MCSE
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) VMware