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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 59 50
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.71% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category - 5.13% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
75 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.58% 13.90% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 70 56
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,132 £57,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) CCEE
1 3 (100.00%) CCAA
2 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) CCEA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Pre Sales Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) CCEE
1 3 (100.00%) CCAA
2 1 (33.33%) CCIA
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) CCEA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam