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 29 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 161 123 115
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 25 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.90% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 5.05% 8.95% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 35
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
495 257 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.45% 10.07% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 362 199 176
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 29 July 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 45 (90.00%) Citrix
2 42 (84.00%) Windows
3 39 (78.00%) SAN
4 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
4 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
5 34 (68.00%) Clustering
6 33 (66.00%) Linux
7 32 (64.00%) VMware
7 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (60.00%) XenApp
9 29 (58.00%) Change Control
10 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
12 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
12 24 (48.00%) NetApp
12 24 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (42.00%) Cisco
15 20 (40.00%) UNIX
15 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 19 (38.00%) MS Office
16 19 (38.00%) CommVault
16 19 (38.00%) Technical Architecture
16 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2007
16 19 (38.00%) NAS
16 19 (38.00%) Office Communications Server
16 19 (38.00%) AppSense
16 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 18 (36.00%) Firewall

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (38.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 19 (38.00%) Office Communications Server
4 11 (22.00%) IIS
4 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
5 10 (20.00%) Lync
6 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (6.00%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Office
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (18.00%) SaaS
3 2 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (78.00%) SAN
2 19 (38.00%) NAS
3 18 (36.00%) Firewall
4 15 (30.00%) NetScaler
5 14 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 2 (4.00%) LAN
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
7 2 (4.00%) DNS
8 1 (2.00%) SMTP
8 1 (2.00%) FTP
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
8 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.00%) SSH
8 1 (2.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (48.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (38.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Technical Designer
1 13 (26.00%) Infrastructure Designer
1 13 (26.00%) Designer
2 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 9 (18.00%) Consultant
4 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Service Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (68.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.00%) Celerra
3 3 (6.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 42 (84.00%) Windows
2 33 (66.00%) Linux
3 27 (54.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (40.00%) UNIX
6 7 (14.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (12.00%) CentOS
8 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Change Control
2 19 (38.00%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (20.00%) CRM
4 9 (18.00%) Load Balancing
5 6 (12.00%) Problem Management
5 6 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.00%) Project Management
8 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.00%) Migration
8 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) VBScript
1 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) Python
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.00%) MCSE
3 14 (28.00%) MCSA
4 11 (22.00%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (20.00%) CCNA
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (16.00%) CCIA
8 7 (14.00%) CCEE
8 7 (14.00%) MCITP
9 6 (12.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (8.00%) CCEA
10 4 (8.00%) CCA
11 3 (6.00%) HP AIS
11 3 (6.00%) HP ASE
11 3 (6.00%) HP MASE
11 3 (6.00%) VCDX
11 3 (6.00%) NCDA
11 3 (6.00%) NCIE
11 3 (6.00%) VCAP
11 3 (6.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (60.00%) XenApp
4 10 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 10 (20.00%) vSphere
5 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.00%) vCloud
8 1 (2.00%) Xen
8 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.00%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.00%) Puppet
2 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Citrix
2 37 (74.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (64.00%) VMware
4 24 (48.00%) NetApp
5 21 (42.00%) Cisco
6 19 (38.00%) AppSense
6 19 (38.00%) CommVault
7 11 (22.00%) Juniper
8 9 (18.00%) Dell
9 8 (16.00%) HP
10 5 (10.00%) EMC
11 4 (8.00%) Veeam
12 3 (6.00%) IBM
13 1 (2.00%) F5
13 1 (2.00%) Brocade
13 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
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