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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 121 160 145
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -15
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 47 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.39% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 11.41% 4.05% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 12
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
412 469 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.15% 14.16% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 338 333 193
Average salary £35,661 £35,150 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.45% +0.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 January 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 75 (92.59%) Citrix
2 71 (87.65%) XenApp
3 62 (76.54%) Microsoft
3 62 (76.54%) VMware
4 60 (74.07%) SAN
5 54 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 49 (60.49%) MS Exchange
7 47 (58.02%) Windows
7 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
8 43 (53.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
10 41 (50.62%) vSphere
11 36 (44.44%) Linux
11 36 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (40.74%) XenDesktop
13 32 (39.51%) UNIX
14 30 (37.04%) CCA
14 30 (37.04%) Citrix Certification
15 29 (35.80%) Exchange Server 2007
15 29 (35.80%) NAS
16 26 (32.10%) Exchange Server 2010
16 26 (32.10%) Cisco
16 26 (32.10%) NetApp
17 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
17 23 (28.40%) AppSense
17 23 (28.40%) Clustering
18 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (27.16%) Technical Architecture
18 22 (27.16%) MS Office
18 22 (27.16%) CommVault

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 49 (60.49%) MS Exchange
2 29 (35.80%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (32.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (27.16%) Office Communications Server
5 20 (24.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 17 (20.99%) SharePoint
8 4 (4.94%) IIS
8 4 (4.94%) Apache
9 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 22 (27.16%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 60 (74.07%) SAN
2 29 (35.80%) NAS
3 17 (20.99%) Wireless
3 17 (20.99%) VoIP
4 13 (16.05%) VPN
5 8 (9.88%) Firewall
5 8 (9.88%) NetScaler
6 7 (8.64%) Network Security
7 5 (6.17%) OpenVPN
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.94%) SSH
8 4 (4.94%) BIG-IP
8 4 (4.94%) DNS
8 4 (4.94%) SMTP
8 4 (4.94%) DHCP
8 4 (4.94%) FTP
8 4 (4.94%) HTTP
8 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.70%) WAN
9 3 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2005
2 22 (27.16%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (3.70%) Legal
2 2 (2.47%) Advertising
3 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (23.46%) Consultant
2 17 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Technical Support
3 13 (16.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 11 (13.58%) Technical Engineer
5 11 (13.58%) Technical Designer
5 11 (13.58%) Infrastructure Designer
5 11 (13.58%) Designer
6 10 (12.35%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Architect
8 7 (8.64%) IT Manager
8 7 (8.64%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix Consultant
8 7 (8.64%) Technical Architect
8 7 (8.64%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Clustering
2 2 (2.47%) PKI
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.02%) Windows
2 43 (53.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (44.44%) Linux
3 36 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (39.51%) UNIX
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.94%) CentOS
7 4 (4.94%) Debian
8 3 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.70%) SUSE
8 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.70%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) Technical Architecture
1 22 (27.16%) Change Control
2 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
3 5 (6.17%) CRM
3 5 (6.17%) Change Management
4 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.94%) Practice Management
4 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
4 4 (4.94%) ITIL
4 4 (4.94%) DevOps
4 4 (4.94%) Information Security
5 2 (2.47%) Coaching
5 2 (2.47%) Business Analysis
5 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.47%) Project Management
6 1 (1.23%) RUP
6 1 (1.23%) DSDM
6 1 (1.23%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) Python
1 6 (7.41%) Ruby
1 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.94%) PHP
3 3 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (37.04%) CCA
1 30 (37.04%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (25.93%) MCSE
2 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (24.69%) MCSA
4 17 (20.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 17 (20.99%) MCITP
5 15 (18.52%) MCP
6 13 (16.05%) CCIA
6 13 (16.05%) CCEE
7 7 (8.64%) CCAA
8 5 (6.17%) CCEA
9 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.70%) CCNA
9 3 (3.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 71 (87.65%) XenApp
2 54 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
4 41 (50.62%) vSphere
5 33 (40.74%) XenDesktop
6 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
7 6 (7.41%) Xen
8 2 (2.47%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Backup Exec
2 13 (16.05%) XenMobile
3 6 (7.41%) Puppet
3 6 (7.41%) Cobbler
3 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (3.70%) PureDisk
5 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (92.59%) Citrix
2 62 (76.54%) Microsoft
2 62 (76.54%) VMware
3 26 (32.10%) Cisco
3 26 (32.10%) NetApp
4 23 (28.40%) AppSense
5 22 (27.16%) CommVault
6 19 (23.46%) Dell
7 17 (20.99%) Veeam
7 17 (20.99%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.17%) HP
9 4 (4.94%) EMC
9 4 (4.94%) Juniper
9 4 (4.94%) Brocade
9 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.70%) Syncsort
11 1 (1.23%) EnterpriseDB
11 1 (1.23%) F5
11 1 (1.23%) Nimsoft
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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