The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 160 165 172
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 19 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 5.88% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 18
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £55,000 £43,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
XenServer
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
394 391 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.45% 9.85% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 292 320 268
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,850 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

XenServer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Manchester

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Manchester

XenServer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 1 £23,500 -
XenServer
North West

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 27 (93.10%) Citrix
2 26 (89.66%) XenApp
3 24 (82.76%) XenDesktop
4 22 (75.86%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (75.86%) VMware
5 21 (72.41%) Windows
6 20 (68.97%) CCA
7 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (48.28%) SAN
9 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
9 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
10 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
11 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
11 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
12 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (34.48%) CCEE
13 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (34.48%) Clustering
13 10 (34.48%) Firewall
14 9 (31.03%) MCITP
14 9 (31.03%) MCSE
15 8 (27.59%) LAN
15 8 (27.59%) WAN
15 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
15 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
15 8 (27.59%) NAS
15 8 (27.59%) NetScaler

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) LAN
3 8 (27.59%) NAS
3 8 (27.59%) WAN
3 8 (27.59%) NetScaler
4 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.34%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
7 1 (3.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (10.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Architect
1 10 (34.48%) Citrix Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Citrix Consultant
2 9 (31.03%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Server Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (51.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
7 7 (24.14%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.90%) UNIX
8 2 (6.90%) Linux
8 2 (6.90%) CentOS
8 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (68.97%) CCA
3 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (34.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (34.48%) CCEE
5 9 (31.03%) MCITP
5 9 (31.03%) MCSE
6 7 (24.14%) CCIA
7 6 (20.69%) MCSA
8 5 (17.24%) CCNA
8 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (17.24%) NCDA
8 5 (17.24%) MCTS
9 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.45%) MCP
System Software
1 26 (89.66%) XenApp
2 24 (82.76%) XenDesktop
3 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (20.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) Citrix
2 22 (75.86%) VMware
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) AppSense
5 5 (17.24%) NetApp
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Sophos
8 1 (3.45%) Veeam
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
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