The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Citrix XenServer
England / North West
Rank 232 212 247
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +35
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 15 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 2.73% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 8
Median salary £70,000 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% +63.04%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
623 659 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.41% 11.77% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 485 548 615
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

XenServer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the North West

XenServer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -25 15 £70,000 +86.66% 1
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 32 (96.97%) Oracle
2 32 (96.97%) DSDM
2 32 (96.97%) Python
2 32 (96.97%) Shell Script
2 32 (96.97%) Scrum
2 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (96.97%) Xen
2 32 (96.97%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (96.97%) Ruby
2 32 (96.97%) EnterpriseDB
2 32 (96.97%) vSphere
2 32 (96.97%) Puppet
2 32 (96.97%) OpenStack
2 32 (96.97%) CloudStack
2 32 (96.97%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (96.97%) DevOps
3 28 (84.85%) Cobbler
3 28 (84.85%) Bash Shell
3 28 (84.85%) Configuration Management
3 28 (84.85%) RUP
3 28 (84.85%) Tivoli
3 28 (84.85%) Unix
4 13 (39.39%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) JBoss
5 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
5 12 (36.36%) ITIL
5 12 (36.36%) .NET
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (96.97%) CloudStack
1 32 (96.97%) OpenStack
2 12 (36.36%) JBoss
2 12 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 12 (36.36%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 32 (96.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (51.52%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (3.03%) Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) IT Support
4 1 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (3.03%) Senior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 28 (84.85%) Unix
3 13 (39.39%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (96.97%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (96.97%) DevOps
1 32 (96.97%) DSDM
1 32 (96.97%) Scrum
2 28 (84.85%) Configuration Management
2 28 (84.85%) RUP
3 12 (36.36%) ITIL
4 11 (33.33%) OWASP
5 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.03%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) Python
1 32 (96.97%) Ruby
1 32 (96.97%) Shell Script
1 32 (96.97%) SQL
2 28 (84.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) vSphere
1 32 (96.97%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (96.97%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (96.97%) Puppet
2 28 (84.85%) Cobbler
2 28 (84.85%) Tivoli
3 7 (21.21%) Ansible
4 3 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) EnterpriseDB
1 32 (96.97%) Oracle
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) VMware
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