The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 69 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +21
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.42% 1.38% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 12.73% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,500 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +1.11%
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 55 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 8.92% 10.85% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 49 93
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,858 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

XenServer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Coventry

XenServer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya