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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 163 149 148
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.30% 0.71% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 3.87% 6.93% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 27
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £43,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
284 332 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.65% 10.24% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 229 283 350
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
Northamptonshire -13 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Nottinghamshire -7 4 £60,000 +33.33%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 36 (94.74%) Citrix
2 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 27 (71.05%) XenApp
4 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
5 21 (55.26%) Windows
6 20 (52.63%) Cisco
6 20 (52.63%) VMware
7 19 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
7 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (47.37%) XenDesktop
8 18 (47.37%) HP
9 17 (44.74%) PowerShell
10 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
11 14 (36.84%) vSphere
11 14 (36.84%) CCEE
12 13 (34.21%) SAN
13 12 (31.58%) Project Management
13 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (31.58%) Linux
13 12 (31.58%) Agile Project Management
14 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (28.95%) IBM
15 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
15 10 (26.32%) Apache
15 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
15 10 (26.32%) LAN
15 10 (26.32%) WAN
15 10 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 9 (23.68%) CCIA
16 9 (23.68%) Lync

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (26.32%) Apache
1 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 9 (23.68%) Lync
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) LAN
2 10 (26.32%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) Technical Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) IT Support
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Celerra
2 1 (2.63%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.63%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Project Management
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (31.58%) Agile Project Management
2 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 7 (18.42%) Business Continuity
4 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Logistics
6 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 14 (36.84%) CCEE
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (23.68%) CCA
5 9 (23.68%) CCIA
6 8 (21.05%) MCTS
7 6 (15.79%) VCAP
8 5 (13.16%) VCP5
8 5 (13.16%) VCP4
9 2 (5.26%) CCAA
9 2 (5.26%) CCEA
9 2 (5.26%) MCITP
10 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
10 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
10 1 (2.63%) HP AIS
10 1 (2.63%) HP ASE
10 1 (2.63%) HP MASE
10 1 (2.63%) VCDX
10 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) XenApp
2 23 (60.53%) Hyper-V
3 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (47.37%) XenDesktop
5 14 (36.84%) vSphere
6 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 8 (21.05%) VMware ESX
8 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (13.16%) vCloud
10 4 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (10.53%) Terminal Services
11 3 (7.89%) VMware Server
12 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (94.74%) Citrix
2 34 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) VMware
4 18 (47.37%) HP
5 11 (28.95%) IBM
6 8 (21.05%) EMC
6 8 (21.05%) CA
6 8 (21.05%) NetApp
7 7 (18.42%) McAfee
8 6 (15.79%) Computacenter
9 4 (10.53%) AppSense
9 4 (10.53%) BMC
10 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) Avaya
10 2 (5.26%) Dell
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle
11 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
11 1 (2.63%) Veeam