The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 154 125 129
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +4
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 27 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.19% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 6.52% 10.96% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 14
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
414 301 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.91% 10.81% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 331 244 206
Average salary £36,250 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (88.89%) Citrix
2 35 (77.78%) VMware
3 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (75.56%) XenApp
4 31 (68.89%) Windows
5 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 25 (55.56%) Linux
6 25 (55.56%) SAN
7 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
8 21 (46.67%) vSphere
8 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (42.22%) Clustering
10 19 (42.22%) XenDesktop
11 18 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 18 (40.00%) NetScaler
12 17 (37.78%) CCIA
12 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (37.78%) Change Control
12 17 (37.78%) CCEE
12 17 (37.78%) Citrix Certification
12 17 (37.78%) NetApp
12 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
13 15 (33.33%) MCITP
13 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (33.33%) UNIX
13 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 15 (33.33%) HP
14 14 (31.11%) AppSense

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (26.67%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.33%) Lync
4 5 (11.11%) Apache
4 5 (11.11%) IIS
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Office
2 8 (17.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) SaaS
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) SAN
2 18 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 14 (31.11%) NAS
4 7 (15.56%) VPN
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (11.11%) Firewall
7 3 (6.67%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.22%) DNS
8 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Consultant
2 16 (35.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (15.56%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Designer
5 5 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Designer
5 5 (11.11%) Service Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Clustering
2 8 (17.78%) EqualLogic
3 5 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (6.67%) Celerra
4 3 (6.67%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) Linux
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (33.33%) UNIX
6 10 (22.22%) Ubuntu
7 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.11%) CentOS
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Change Control
2 12 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 7 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
5 5 (11.11%) CRM
5 5 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
8 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Bash Shell
1 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.11%) Python
1 5 (11.11%) VBScript
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (37.78%) CCIA
3 17 (37.78%) CCEE
3 17 (37.78%) Citrix Certification
4 15 (33.33%) MCITP
5 11 (24.44%) CCEA
6 9 (20.00%) CCAA
7 8 (17.78%) MCSE
7 8 (17.78%) VCAP
8 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (13.33%) CCA
9 5 (11.11%) MCSA
9 5 (11.11%) CCNA
10 4 (8.89%) MCTS
10 4 (8.89%) NCDA
10 4 (8.89%) NCIE
11 3 (6.67%) VCDX
11 3 (6.67%) HP AIS
11 3 (6.67%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (75.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 34 (75.56%) XenApp
2 27 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (46.67%) vSphere
4 19 (42.22%) XenDesktop
5 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
6 7 (15.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (6.67%) vCloud
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.22%) NFS
9 1 (2.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
1 5 (11.11%) ZABBIX
1 5 (11.11%) Vagrant
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 3 (6.67%) SCCM
4 2 (4.44%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.44%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Citrix
2 35 (77.78%) VMware
3 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) NetApp
5 15 (33.33%) HP
6 14 (31.11%) AppSense
7 13 (28.89%) CommVault
8 11 (24.44%) Veeam
8 11 (24.44%) Cisco
9 10 (22.22%) IBM
10 9 (20.00%) Dell
11 6 (13.33%) Juniper
11 6 (13.33%) EMC
12 1 (2.22%) DataCore
12 1 (2.22%) FalconStor
12 1 (2.22%) PlateSpin
12 1 (2.22%) Oracle
12 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago