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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 241 227 216
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 14 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.21% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 2.03% 2.95% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 14
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,550 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
England

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
691 712 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.28% 9.66% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 529 567 497
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing XenServer across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the North West

XenServer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cheshire -6 2 - -
Merseyside - 1 £24,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 33 (94.29%) XenApp
3 29 (82.86%) XenDesktop
4 24 (68.57%) Windows
4 24 (68.57%) VMware
5 21 (60.00%) CCA
5 21 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (48.57%) CCEE
7 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
7 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
8 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (42.86%) Clustering
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
10 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
10 12 (34.29%) MCITP
10 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
11 11 (31.43%) MCSE
11 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
12 10 (28.57%) Publishing
13 9 (25.71%) Migration
13 9 (25.71%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (25.71%) AppSense
13 9 (25.71%) SAN
13 9 (25.71%) DHCP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Lync
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) DHCP
1 9 (25.71%) DNS
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 4 (11.43%) Wireless
2 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
3 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.71%) LAN
4 2 (5.71%) WAN
5 1 (2.86%) VLAN
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (28.57%) Publishing
2 6 (17.14%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Citrix Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Citrix Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Clustering
2 10 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Coaching
5 2 (5.71%) Application Discovery
5 2 (5.71%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) VBScript
1 4 (11.43%) VB
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) CCA
1 21 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
2 17 (48.57%) CCEE
3 15 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (34.29%) MCITP
5 11 (31.43%) MCSE
5 11 (31.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 5 (14.29%) CCIA
8 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (8.57%) CCNA
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (8.57%) NCDA
10 2 (5.71%) MCTS
10 2 (5.71%) VCP5
10 2 (5.71%) CCAA
11 1 (2.86%) VCAP
11 1 (2.86%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GxP
1 2 (5.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (94.29%) XenApp
2 29 (82.86%) XenDesktop
3 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (34.29%) Hyper-V
5 9 (25.71%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (14.29%) vSphere
7 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Citrix
2 24 (68.57%) VMware
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.71%) AppSense
5 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 1 (2.86%) Sophos
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Novell
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
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