The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 9 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 Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 58 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.39% 1.74% 2.60%
As % of the System Software category 3.85% 32.00% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 12
Average salary £37,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £41,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 25 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.04% 5.45% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 98
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
Merseyside

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

XenServer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Liverpool

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (64.29%) XenDesktop
4 7 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) IIS
4 7 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (50.00%) MCP
4 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) MCDST
4 7 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) WSH
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) VB
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (35.71%) Symantec
6 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (28.57%) Firmware
3 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
4 2 (14.29%) EqualLogic
4 2 (14.29%) Celerra
5 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Android
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Process Management
1 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) VB
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (50.00%) MCP
2 7 (50.00%) MCDST
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (14.29%) VCDX
4 2 (14.29%) NCDA
4 2 (14.29%) NCIE
4 2 (14.29%) VCAP
4 2 (14.29%) CCEE
4 2 (14.29%) CCIA
4 2 (14.29%) MCTS
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) HP AIS
4 2 (14.29%) HP MASE
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (7.14%) CCA
5 1 (7.14%) HP ASE
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) XenDesktop
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
2 7 (50.00%) HP
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) LANDesk
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Kaspersky
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco