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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 161 133 145
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 35 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.35% 1.10% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 4.80% 10.20% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 30 27
Average salary £38,250 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.74% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £29,400 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
271 343 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.36% 10.78% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 225 270 286
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 23 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 -20 7 £40,000 -20.00%
Northamptonshire -6 5 £37,500 -
Leicestershire -16 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Derbyshire -19 1 £40,000 +33.33%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 47 (95.92%) Citrix
2 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
3 38 (77.55%) XenApp
4 35 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
5 33 (67.35%) XenDesktop
6 31 (63.27%) VMware
7 30 (61.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (55.10%) Hyper-V
8 27 (55.10%) Windows
9 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (44.90%) CCEE
11 21 (42.86%) CCIA
11 21 (42.86%) vSphere
11 21 (42.86%) Cisco
12 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
12 20 (40.82%) HP
13 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
14 17 (34.69%) CCA
14 17 (34.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
16 12 (24.49%) MCTS
16 12 (24.49%) MCITP
16 12 (24.49%) SAN
17 10 (20.41%) EMC
17 10 (20.41%) NetApp
17 10 (20.41%) VMware ESX
17 10 (20.41%) IBM
17 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
17 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 10 (20.41%) Lync

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (20.41%) Lync
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (14.29%) Apache
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.20%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (36.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) SAN
2 9 (18.37%) NetScaler
3 8 (16.33%) LAN
3 8 (16.33%) WAN
3 8 (16.33%) VPN
4 7 (14.29%) Firewall
5 6 (12.24%) DNS
5 6 (12.24%) DHCP
6 5 (10.20%) SSL
7 3 (6.12%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
2 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) Consultant
5 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Administrator
7 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Support
8 3 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.08%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Citrix Specialist
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix Support
10 1 (2.04%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Thin Client
1 6 (12.24%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.12%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.12%) Celerra
3 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 27 (55.10%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
2 9 (18.37%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) Project Management
4 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) Change Control
6 3 (6.12%) Logistics
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) Citrix Certification
2 23 (46.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (44.90%) CCEE
4 21 (42.86%) CCIA
5 17 (34.69%) CCA
5 17 (34.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (24.49%) MCTS
6 12 (24.49%) MCITP
7 8 (16.33%) VCAP
8 5 (10.20%) VCP5
8 5 (10.20%) MCP
8 5 (10.20%) VCP4
9 4 (8.16%) CCEA
9 4 (8.16%) CCAA
10 3 (6.12%) NCDA
10 3 (6.12%) NCIE
10 3 (6.12%) HP AIS
10 3 (6.12%) HP ASE
10 3 (6.12%) HP MASE
10 3 (6.12%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) XenApp
2 33 (67.35%) XenDesktop
3 30 (61.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (55.10%) Hyper-V
5 21 (42.86%) vSphere
6 20 (40.82%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.41%) VMware ESX
8 9 (18.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (16.33%) Terminal Services
10 7 (14.29%) vCloud
11 6 (12.24%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (6.12%) VMware Server
13 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCVMM
2 4 (8.16%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (95.92%) Citrix
2 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
3 31 (63.27%) VMware
4 21 (42.86%) Cisco
5 20 (40.82%) HP
6 10 (20.41%) IBM
6 10 (20.41%) EMC
6 10 (20.41%) NetApp
7 9 (18.37%) CA
8 7 (14.29%) BMC
8 7 (14.29%) McAfee
8 7 (14.29%) AppSense
9 6 (12.24%) Computacenter
10 5 (10.20%) Wyse
11 4 (8.16%) Dell
12 3 (6.12%) Veeam
13 2 (4.08%) Avaya
14 1 (2.04%) Oracle
14 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard