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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 175 179 164
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 4.51% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
408 377 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.59% 9.12% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 287 305 303
Average salary £35,000 £33,027 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% -14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Manchester

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (96.77%) XenApp
3 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
4 24 (77.42%) VMware
5 22 (70.97%) Windows
6 21 (67.74%) CCA
6 21 (67.74%) Citrix Certification
6 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (54.84%) CCEE
8 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (48.39%) Clustering
9 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
10 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
10 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (38.71%) MCITP
12 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
12 11 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (35.48%) MCSE
12 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
13 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
13 10 (32.26%) Client/Server
13 10 (32.26%) Publishing
14 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (25.81%) SCCM
15 8 (25.81%) DHCP
15 8 (25.81%) DNS

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 4 (12.90%) Lync
1 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DHCP
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) SAN
2 4 (12.90%) Wireless
2 4 (12.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.45%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (32.26%) Publishing
2 4 (12.90%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Architect
2 10 (32.26%) Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix Architect
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix Consultant
5 6 (19.35%) Support Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (16.13%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Architect
7 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Project Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Citrix Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Clustering
2 10 (32.26%) Client/Server
2 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Migration
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.90%) Coaching
3 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
3 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) VBScript
1 4 (12.90%) VB
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) CCA
1 21 (67.74%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (54.84%) CCEE
3 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (38.71%) MCITP
5 11 (35.48%) MCSE
5 11 (35.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (16.13%) CCIA
6 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) CCNA
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (9.68%) NCDA
9 2 (6.45%) MCTS
9 2 (6.45%) VCP5
9 2 (6.45%) CCAA
10 1 (3.23%) VCAP
10 1 (3.23%) VCDX
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) XenApp
2 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
3 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (45.16%) Active Directory
5 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
6 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (16.13%) vSphere
8 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) WSUS
3 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) AppSense
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco
7 1 (3.23%) Novell
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
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