The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 166 132 148
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 12 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.32% 1.07% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 4.32% 10.06% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 25
Average salary £39,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
278 338 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.40% 10.63% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 232 272 310
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%
XenServer
England

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
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 31 July 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
(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
Nottinghamshire -24 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Northamptonshire -10 4 £37,500 -51.61%
Leicestershire -8 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Derbyshire -14 1 £40,000 +33.33%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 42 (95.45%) Citrix
2 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 33 (75.00%) XenApp
4 31 (70.45%) Citrix Certification
5 29 (65.91%) XenDesktop
6 28 (63.64%) VMware
7 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (54.55%) Hyper-V
8 24 (54.55%) Windows
9 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
9 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (43.18%) CCEE
10 18 (40.91%) CCIA
10 18 (40.91%) vSphere
10 18 (40.91%) Cisco
11 17 (38.64%) HP
11 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
12 15 (34.09%) CCA
13 14 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
15 10 (22.73%) Lync
15 10 (22.73%) MCTS
15 10 (22.73%) SAN
16 9 (20.45%) CA
16 9 (20.45%) NetApp
16 9 (20.45%) EMC
16 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
16 9 (20.45%) MCITP
16 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
16 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 10 (22.73%) Lync
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.64%) Apache
3 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) LAN
2 7 (15.91%) WAN
2 7 (15.91%) VPN
2 7 (15.91%) NetScaler
3 6 (13.64%) Firewall
4 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 5 (11.36%) DHCP
5 4 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) IT Support
8 2 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix Specialist
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.27%) Sales Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Clustering
1 5 (11.36%) Thin Client
1 5 (11.36%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
3 2 (4.55%) Celerra
3 2 (4.55%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Incident Management
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 7 (15.91%) Project Management
3 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Change Control
6 3 (6.82%) Logistics
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (70.45%) Citrix Certification
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (43.18%) CCEE
3 18 (40.91%) CCIA
4 15 (34.09%) CCA
5 14 (31.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (22.73%) MCTS
7 9 (20.45%) MCITP
8 7 (15.91%) VCAP
9 5 (11.36%) VCP4
9 5 (11.36%) VCP5
10 4 (9.09%) MCP
11 3 (6.82%) CCEA
11 3 (6.82%) CCAA
12 2 (4.55%) VCDX
12 2 (4.55%) HP AIS
12 2 (4.55%) HP ASE
12 2 (4.55%) HP MASE
12 2 (4.55%) NCDA
12 2 (4.55%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) XenApp
2 29 (65.91%) XenDesktop
3 27 (61.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 19 (43.18%) Active Directory
6 18 (40.91%) vSphere
7 9 (20.45%) VMware ESX
8 8 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (15.91%) Terminal Services
10 6 (13.64%) vCloud
10 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (6.82%) VMware Server
12 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCVMM
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) Citrix
2 38 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (63.64%) VMware
4 18 (40.91%) Cisco
5 17 (38.64%) HP
6 9 (20.45%) CA
6 9 (20.45%) NetApp
6 9 (20.45%) EMC
7 8 (18.18%) IBM
8 7 (15.91%) McAfee
9 6 (13.64%) Computacenter
9 6 (13.64%) BMC
9 6 (13.64%) AppSense
10 4 (9.09%) Wyse
11 3 (6.82%) Dell
12 2 (4.55%) Veeam
12 2 (4.55%) Avaya
13 1 (2.27%) Oracle
13 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard