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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 154 153 150
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 21 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.89% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 5.07% 9.09% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 14
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-0.58% -5.55%
XenServer
England

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

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
414 374 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.24% 9.76% 10.25%
Number of salaries quoted 348 319 257
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

XenServer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

XenServer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +6 17 £35,000 -12.50%
Derbyshire +8 3 £32,500 -35.00%
Nottinghamshire -24 1 £30,000 -29.41%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 39 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
3 33 (84.62%) Hyper-V
4 32 (82.05%) SAN
5 31 (79.49%) Windows
5 31 (79.49%) Linux
6 27 (69.23%) Cisco
7 26 (66.67%) LAN
7 26 (66.67%) WAN
8 24 (61.54%) HP
9 23 (58.97%) IBM
9 23 (58.97%) Apache
9 23 (58.97%) Tomcat
9 23 (58.97%) MySQL
9 23 (58.97%) PowerShell
9 23 (58.97%) Capacity Planning
10 21 (53.85%) Project Management
11 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (51.28%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
13 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (12.82%) VMware
14 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.26%) vSphere
15 4 (10.26%) Line Management
15 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
15 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (10.26%) SLA
15 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (58.97%) Apache
1 23 (58.97%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) SAN
2 26 (66.67%) LAN
2 26 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) NAS
3 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Analyst
2 12 (30.77%) Server Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Storage Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Server Support
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Server Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Server Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Citrix Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (79.49%) Linux
1 31 (79.49%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) AIX
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (53.85%) Project Management
3 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (51.28%) Agile Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.26%) Line Management
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 3 (7.69%) BCP
7 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCA
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.13%) MCTS
4 1 (2.56%) VCP4
4 1 (2.56%) VCAP
4 1 (2.56%) CCAA
4 1 (2.56%) VCP5
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) vSphere
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (10.26%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.56%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (2.56%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (97.44%) Microsoft
3 27 (69.23%) Cisco
4 24 (61.54%) HP
5 23 (58.97%) IBM
6 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) CommVault
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint