The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 53 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.27% 3.14% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 10.53% 33.33% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 2
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +80.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 51 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.08% 9.43% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 57 41 19
Average salary £32,250 £30,750 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +18.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,190 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XenServer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (12.50%) OSPF
5 1 (12.50%) BGP
5 1 (12.50%) CCA
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) RHCE
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (12.50%) MCTS
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (87.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 1 (12.50%) Celerra
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) RHCE
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) HP AIS
1 1 (12.50%) HP ASE
1 1 (12.50%) HP MASE
1 1 (12.50%) VCDX
1 1 (12.50%) NCDA
1 1 (12.50%) NCIE
1 1 (12.50%) VCAP
1 1 (12.50%) CCEE
1 1 (12.50%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC