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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 173 162 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -36
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.24% 0.71% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 2.46% 5.08% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 25
Average salary £39,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £29,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
325 512 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 9.79% 13.95% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 275 385 220
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 38 (95.00%) Citrix
2 37 (92.50%) XenApp
3 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 31 (77.50%) SAN
5 30 (75.00%) VMware
6 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (62.50%) MS Exchange
8 24 (60.00%) vSphere
9 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
10 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
11 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (42.50%) Windows
13 16 (40.00%) MCSE
13 16 (40.00%) MCSA
13 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
14 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
14 15 (37.50%) Dell
14 15 (37.50%) Cisco
14 15 (37.50%) CCA
14 15 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
16 13 (32.50%) MCITP
16 13 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
17 12 (30.00%) Wireless
17 12 (30.00%) Veeam
18 11 (27.50%) Riverbed

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (32.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (27.50%) SharePoint
6 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (5.00%) OpenStack
7 2 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.50%) Lync
8 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) SAN
2 12 (30.00%) Wireless
3 11 (27.50%) VoIP
4 9 (22.50%) NAS
5 8 (20.00%) Firewall
6 6 (15.00%) Network Security
7 4 (10.00%) OpenVPN
7 4 (10.00%) WAN
7 4 (10.00%) VPN
7 4 (10.00%) LAN
8 3 (7.50%) DNS
8 3 (7.50%) DHCP
9 1 (2.50%) OSPF
9 1 (2.50%) BGP
9 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.50%) Multicast
9 1 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
9 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (25.00%) Consultant
3 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) IT Manager
5 7 (17.50%) Technical Support
5 7 (17.50%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 6 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Head of IT
7 4 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Administrator
8 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) EqualLogic
2 9 (22.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 5 (12.50%) Private Cloud
5 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) UNIX
4 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.00%) AIX
6 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.00%) HPUX
7 2 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.00%) Practice Management
2 6 (15.00%) Information Security
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Coaching
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
5 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (40.00%) MCSE
2 16 (40.00%) MCSA
3 15 (37.50%) CCA
3 15 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (32.50%) MCITP
5 11 (27.50%) MCP
6 4 (10.00%) CCEE
6 4 (10.00%) CCAA
6 4 (10.00%) CCIA
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (10.00%) CCNA
7 2 (5.00%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (92.50%) XenApp
2 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (60.00%) vSphere
4 20 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) XenDesktop
6 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (5.00%) KVM
7 2 (5.00%) Xen
8 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (27.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.50%) vMotion
3 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) Citrix
2 35 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 30 (75.00%) VMware
4 15 (37.50%) Cisco
4 15 (37.50%) Dell
5 12 (30.00%) Veeam
6 11 (27.50%) Riverbed
7 8 (20.00%) NetApp
8 7 (17.50%) HP
9 3 (7.50%) EMC
10 2 (5.00%) CommVault
10 2 (5.00%) Oracle
10 2 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (5.00%) AppSense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago