The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 68 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 8 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.10% 2.29% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 9.76% 26.98% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 10
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +22.30%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
System Software Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
82 63 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.26% 8.50% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 49 72
Average salary £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

XenServer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the North East

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the North East

XenServer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 6 £32,500 -23.52%
Durham - 2 £48,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Apache
4 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (60.00%) DHCP
5 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) XenApp
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) UAG
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM
7 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) AppSense
7 2 (20.00%) WSUS
7 2 (20.00%) EMC
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (20.00%) NetApp
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Active Directory

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 (70.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) OSPF
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Celerra
1 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) RHCE
1 1 (10.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (10.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (10.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) NCDA
1 1 (10.00%) NCIE
1 1 (10.00%) VCAP
1 1 (10.00%) CCEE
1 1 (10.00%) CCIA
1 1 (10.00%) VCDX
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (30.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) UAG
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Dell