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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 166 172 174
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 13 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 3.55% 3.07% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 11
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,950 £56,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
366 326 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.01% 8.83% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 294 280 250
Average salary £33,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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
Stockport -11 1 £40,000 -27.27%
XenServer
North West

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 29 (100.00%) Citrix
1 29 (100.00%) XenApp
2 23 (79.31%) XenDesktop
3 22 (75.86%) Citrix Certification
3 22 (75.86%) VMware
4 21 (72.41%) Windows
5 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
6 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
7 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
8 12 (41.38%) Cisco
8 12 (41.38%) CCA
8 12 (41.38%) NetApp
9 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
11 8 (27.59%) Linux
11 8 (27.59%) MCSE
12 7 (24.14%) SAN
12 7 (24.14%) NAS
12 7 (24.14%) NetScaler
12 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (17.24%) Juniper
14 5 (17.24%) LAN
14 5 (17.24%) WAN
14 5 (17.24%) Veeam

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) SAN
1 7 (24.14%) NAS
1 7 (24.14%) NetScaler
2 5 (17.24%) Unified Communications
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Support Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix Support
4 7 (24.14%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Support Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Support Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Celerra
1 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) AIX
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
3 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (75.86%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (41.38%) CCA
3 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (27.59%) MCSE
5 4 (13.79%) CCIA
6 3 (10.34%) CCEE
6 3 (10.34%) NCDA
7 2 (6.90%) CCAA
7 2 (6.90%) MCITP
8 1 (3.45%) HP AIS
8 1 (3.45%) HP MASE
8 1 (3.45%) VCDX
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.45%) MCTS
8 1 (3.45%) NCIE
8 1 (3.45%) VCAP
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) XenApp
2 23 (79.31%) XenDesktop
3 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
4 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.34%) vSphere
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) Citrix
2 22 (75.86%) VMware
3 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) NetApp
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 5 (17.24%) Veeam
5 5 (17.24%) Juniper
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) HP
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.45%) McAfee
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