The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 53 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.27% 0.62% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 8.43% 3.33% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 120 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.04% 18.66% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 80 118 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

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

XenServer Salary Histogram in Coventry

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
1 11 (100.00%) CCEE
1 11 (100.00%) CCIA
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (81.82%) MCITP
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (81.82%) HP
4 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
4 7 (63.64%) CCEA
5 5 (45.45%) IBM
5 5 (45.45%) CCAA
5 5 (45.45%) VCAP
5 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
5 5 (45.45%) Veeam
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) NetApp
7 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) Dell
7 3 (27.27%) EMC
7 3 (27.27%) CCA
7 3 (27.27%) NCDA
7 3 (27.27%) NCIE

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Consultant
2 9 (81.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Celerra
1 2 (18.18%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 11 (100.00%) CCEE
1 11 (100.00%) CCIA
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (81.82%) MCITP
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (63.64%) CCEA
5 5 (45.45%) CCAA
5 5 (45.45%) VCAP
6 3 (27.27%) CCA
6 3 (27.27%) NCDA
6 3 (27.27%) NCIE
7 2 (18.18%) VCDX
7 2 (18.18%) HP AIS
7 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
7 2 (18.18%) HP MASE
7 2 (18.18%) MCSE
7 2 (18.18%) MCTS
8 1 (9.09%) CCIE
8 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) XenApp
1 11 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 11 (100.00%) vSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) vCloud
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
1 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
5 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) PlateSpin
6 1 (9.09%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
6 1 (9.09%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) DataCore
6 1 (9.09%) FalconStor