The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 80 82
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.72% 0.25%
As % of the System Software category - 5.62% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
XenServer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 89 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.94% 12.79% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 26 87 77
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the Leicestershire region.

XenServer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CCEE
1 1 (50.00%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell