The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 149 125 133
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 35 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.93% 0.99% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 6.86% 8.87% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 27
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £33,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
XenServer
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
510 293 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.60% 11.11% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 351 213 222
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

XenServer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Leeds

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 54 (91.53%) Windows
1 54 (91.53%) Citrix
2 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
3 46 (77.97%) SAN
4 45 (76.27%) VMware
5 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
5 43 (72.88%) Linux
6 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (67.80%) Clustering
7 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 40 (67.80%) XenApp
8 36 (61.02%) MS Exchange
9 34 (57.63%) Change Control
10 33 (55.93%) UNIX
10 33 (55.93%) NetApp
11 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
11 31 (52.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 29 (49.15%) Office Communications Server
12 29 (49.15%) NAS
12 29 (49.15%) MS Office
12 29 (49.15%) CommVault
12 29 (49.15%) AppSense
12 29 (49.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 29 (49.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 29 (49.15%) Technical Architecture
12 29 (49.15%) Exchange Server 2007
13 19 (32.20%) Cisco
14 18 (30.51%) Firewall
15 15 (25.42%) vSphere

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (61.02%) MS Exchange
2 31 (52.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (49.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 29 (49.15%) Office Communications Server
4 10 (16.95%) IIS
5 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.47%) Apache
6 5 (8.47%) Lync
7 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 29 (49.15%) MS Office
2 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (77.97%) SAN
2 29 (49.15%) NAS
3 18 (30.51%) Firewall
4 9 (15.25%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (15.25%) NetScaler
5 6 (10.17%) DHCP
5 6 (10.17%) VPN
5 6 (10.17%) DNS
6 5 (8.47%) FTP
6 5 (8.47%) HTTP
6 5 (8.47%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.47%) SSH
6 5 (8.47%) BIG-IP
6 5 (8.47%) SMTP
7 2 (3.39%) LAN
7 2 (3.39%) WAN
8 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (49.15%) SQL Server 2005
2 29 (49.15%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Technical Designer
1 19 (32.20%) Infrastructure Designer
1 19 (32.20%) Designer
2 14 (23.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Technical Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Citrix Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (67.80%) Clustering
2 2 (3.39%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.69%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) Celerra
3 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 54 (91.53%) Windows
2 43 (72.88%) Linux
3 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 40 (67.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (55.93%) UNIX
5 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.47%) CentOS
6 5 (8.47%) Debian
7 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.08%) SUSE
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (57.63%) Change Control
2 29 (49.15%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (16.95%) Load Balancing
4 8 (13.56%) CRM
5 4 (6.78%) ITIL
6 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.39%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.39%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.39%) High Availability
7 1 (1.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.69%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Scrum
7 1 (1.69%) RUP
7 1 (1.69%) DSDM
7 1 (1.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PHP
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 2 (3.39%) Python
2 2 (3.39%) Ruby
2 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (20.34%) MCSE
3 9 (15.25%) MCSA
4 6 (10.17%) CCA
4 6 (10.17%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (8.47%) CCNA
5 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (8.47%) CCIA
6 4 (6.78%) CCEE
7 3 (5.08%) CCEA
8 2 (3.39%) MCP
8 2 (3.39%) MCITP
9 1 (1.69%) HP AIS
9 1 (1.69%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.69%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.69%) VCDX
9 1 (1.69%) NCDA
9 1 (1.69%) NCIE
9 1 (1.69%) VCAP
9 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (72.88%) Active Directory
2 41 (69.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (67.80%) XenApp
4 15 (25.42%) vSphere
5 8 (13.56%) XenDesktop
5 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (5.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.08%) Xen
7 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.69%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.69%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) ZABBIX
2 3 (5.08%) PureDisk
2 3 (5.08%) XenMobile
3 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 2 (3.39%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Cobbler
3 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.69%) WSUS
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (91.53%) Citrix
2 49 (83.05%) Microsoft
3 45 (76.27%) VMware
4 33 (55.93%) NetApp
5 29 (49.15%) AppSense
5 29 (49.15%) CommVault
6 19 (32.20%) Cisco
7 10 (16.95%) Juniper
8 6 (10.17%) EMC
9 5 (8.47%) Brocade
9 5 (8.47%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.78%) Dell
11 3 (5.08%) HP
11 3 (5.08%) Syncsort
12 2 (3.39%) F5
13 1 (1.69%) Nimsoft
13 1 (1.69%) Veeam
13 1 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
13 1 (1.69%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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