The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 123 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.27% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 4.03% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £36,250 £51,250 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.26% +51.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £48,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 124 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.44% 6.64% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 118 82 123
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
North West

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Cheshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 £36,250 -
Warrington -19 1 £42,500 -17.07% 1
Runcorn - 1 £27,000 -
XenServer
North West

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (40.00%) VCAP
4 2 (40.00%) CCEE
4 2 (40.00%) CCIA
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) NCDA
4 2 (40.00%) NCIE
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (20.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VCAP
1 2 (40.00%) CCEE
1 2 (40.00%) CCIA
1 2 (40.00%) NCDA
1 2 (40.00%) NCIE
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) MCITP
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MCTS
2 1 (20.00%) VCDX
2 1 (20.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (20.00%) HP MASE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Xen
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago