The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - - 58
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 0.23%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
XenServer
North West

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

System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.35% 8.94% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 36
Average salary £32,000 £27,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Lancashire

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) AIX
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell