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 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 157 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 27 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.71% 1.19% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 6.51% 10.93% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 16
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
415 302 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.96% 10.86% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 333 247 206
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 £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +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 23 April 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Leeds

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 39 (88.64%) Citrix
2 34 (77.27%) VMware
3 33 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (75.00%) XenApp
4 30 (68.18%) Windows
5 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 24 (54.55%) Linux
6 24 (54.55%) SAN
7 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
8 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (45.45%) vSphere
8 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (43.18%) XenDesktop
10 18 (40.91%) Clustering
10 18 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (40.91%) NetScaler
11 17 (38.64%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (38.64%) NetApp
11 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
11 17 (38.64%) Change Control
11 17 (38.64%) CCEE
11 17 (38.64%) CCIA
11 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (34.09%) HP
13 15 (34.09%) MCITP
14 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (31.82%) NAS
14 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
14 14 (31.82%) UNIX

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
1 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (27.27%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (13.64%) Lync
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.36%) IIS
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Office
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (54.55%) SAN
2 18 (40.91%) NetScaler
3 14 (31.82%) NAS
4 6 (13.64%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (13.64%) VPN
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.27%) DNS
7 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.36%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Consultant
2 16 (36.36%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Designer
4 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Designer
4 6 (13.64%) Designer
4 6 (13.64%) VMware Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (11.36%) IT Services Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.36%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Services Delivery Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Clustering
2 8 (18.18%) EqualLogic
3 5 (11.36%) Open Source
4 3 (6.82%) CLARiiON
4 3 (6.82%) Celerra
5 1 (2.27%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Linux
3 20 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (31.82%) UNIX
6 10 (22.73%) Ubuntu
7 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (11.36%) CentOS
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Change Control
2 12 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (20.45%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.36%) CRM
5 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.36%) Business Continuity
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 2 (4.55%) Project Management
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) VBScript
1 5 (11.36%) Python
1 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (40.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix Certification
3 17 (38.64%) CCEE
3 17 (38.64%) CCIA
4 15 (34.09%) MCITP
5 11 (25.00%) CCEA
6 9 (20.45%) CCAA
7 8 (18.18%) VCAP
7 8 (18.18%) MCSE
8 6 (13.64%) CCA
8 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (11.36%) CCNA
9 5 (11.36%) MCSA
10 4 (9.09%) MCTS
10 4 (9.09%) NCDA
10 4 (9.09%) NCIE
11 3 (6.82%) HP AIS
11 3 (6.82%) HP ASE
11 3 (6.82%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 33 (75.00%) XenApp
2 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
3 20 (45.45%) vSphere
4 19 (43.18%) XenDesktop
5 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 6 (13.64%) VMware ESX
7 3 (6.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (6.82%) vCloud
8 1 (2.27%) KVM
8 1 (2.27%) NFS
8 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) ZABBIX
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
1 5 (11.36%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.55%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Citrix
2 34 (77.27%) VMware
3 21 (47.73%) Microsoft
4 17 (38.64%) NetApp
5 15 (34.09%) HP
6 14 (31.82%) AppSense
7 13 (29.55%) CommVault
8 11 (25.00%) Veeam
8 11 (25.00%) Cisco
9 10 (22.73%) IBM
10 9 (20.45%) Dell
11 6 (13.64%) Juniper
12 5 (11.36%) EMC
13 1 (2.27%) DataCore
13 1 (2.27%) FalconStor
13 1 (2.27%) Oracle
13 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
13 1 (2.27%) PlateSpin
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