The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 160 165 168
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 22 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 0.41% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 5.71% 4.94% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 9
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 £27,500 £29,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
385 344 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.75% 8.27% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 324 297 294
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
North West

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 23 July 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Manchester

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 40 (97.56%) Citrix
1 40 (97.56%) XenApp
2 36 (87.80%) XenDesktop
3 34 (82.93%) VMware
4 28 (68.29%) Citrix Certification
5 25 (60.98%) Windows
6 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
7 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
8 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (41.46%) NetApp
9 17 (41.46%) Cisco
9 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
10 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (34.15%) CCA
12 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
13 11 (26.83%) MCITP
14 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (24.39%) CCIA
14 10 (24.39%) NetScaler
15 9 (21.95%) vSphere
15 9 (21.95%) Linux
16 8 (19.51%) MCSE
16 8 (19.51%) LAN
16 8 (19.51%) WAN
16 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
16 8 (19.51%) CCEE
16 8 (19.51%) Veeam
17 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
18 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 21 (51.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (29.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) NetScaler
2 8 (19.51%) LAN
2 8 (19.51%) WAN
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
5 4 (9.76%) Firewall
5 4 (9.76%) NAS
6 1 (2.44%) DHCP
6 1 (2.44%) DNS
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Support Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
2 10 (24.39%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Citrix Support
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Support Technician
7 4 (9.76%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (9.76%) IT Support
8 3 (7.32%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (4.88%) Citrix Consultant
9 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Wintel Support Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Citrix Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Celerra
1 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.88%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (12.20%) ITIL
3 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (68.29%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (34.15%) CCA
4 11 (26.83%) MCITP
5 10 (24.39%) CCIA
6 8 (19.51%) CCEE
6 8 (19.51%) MCSE
7 6 (14.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (12.20%) CCAA
8 5 (12.20%) NCDA
9 3 (7.32%) NCIE
9 3 (7.32%) VCAP
9 3 (7.32%) HP AIS
9 3 (7.32%) HP MASE
9 3 (7.32%) VCDX
9 3 (7.32%) MCTS
9 3 (7.32%) CCEA
10 2 (4.88%) HP ASE
11 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 40 (97.56%) XenApp
2 36 (87.80%) XenDesktop
3 22 (53.66%) Hyper-V
4 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (21.95%) vSphere
6 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.32%) VMware ESX
8 2 (4.88%) vCloud
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) Citrix
2 34 (82.93%) VMware
3 17 (41.46%) NetApp
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) Veeam
5 6 (14.63%) HP
6 5 (12.20%) Juniper
7 4 (9.76%) EMC
8 3 (7.32%) Dell
8 3 (7.32%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) AppSense
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive, Car
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 14 days ago