The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 60 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.36% 2.99% 4.04%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 44.83% 51.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 18
Average salary £27,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.92% +26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
XenServer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

System Software Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.33% 6.67% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 29 29 34
Average salary £31,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 1 (33.33%) Celerra
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) HP AIS
3 1 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 1 (33.33%) HP MASE
3 1 (33.33%) VCDX
3 1 (33.33%) NCDA
3 1 (33.33%) NCIE
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC