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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 166 171 174
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 19 19 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.47% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 4.88% 4.60% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 20
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,800 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £55,000 £43,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
389 413 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.50% 10.26% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 284 333 269
Average salary £33,667 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 28 (90.32%) XenApp
3 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
4 24 (77.42%) Citrix Certification
4 24 (77.42%) VMware
5 23 (74.19%) Windows
6 22 (70.97%) CCA
7 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (51.61%) Windows 7
10 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (45.16%) SAN
10 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
11 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
12 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
12 12 (38.71%) Clustering
12 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
12 12 (38.71%) CCEE
13 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (32.26%) Firewall
14 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (29.03%) AppSense
15 9 (29.03%) MCITP
15 9 (29.03%) MCSE
15 9 (29.03%) CCIA
16 8 (25.81%) NetScaler
16 8 (25.81%) NAS
16 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) NAS
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 8 (25.81%) NetScaler
4 5 (16.13%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
1 12 (38.71%) Citrix Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Citrix Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Consultant
3 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Server Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (51.61%) Windows 7
5 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (25.81%) Windows XP
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.45%) UNIX
8 2 (6.45%) Linux
8 2 (6.45%) CentOS
8 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Load Balancing
2 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 24 (77.42%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (70.97%) CCA
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (38.71%) CCEE
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (29.03%) MCITP
6 9 (29.03%) CCIA
6 9 (29.03%) MCSE
7 6 (19.35%) MCSA
8 5 (16.13%) CCNA
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (16.13%) NCDA
8 5 (16.13%) MCTS
9 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (3.23%) MCP
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) XenApp
2 26 (83.87%) XenDesktop
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
4 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (19.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) XenMobile
2 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Citrix
2 24 (77.42%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) AppSense
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Sophos
8 1 (3.23%) Veeam
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
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