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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 228 218 218
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 23 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 3.48% 4.13% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 19
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,750 £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
660 702 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.05% 9.86% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 511 584 504
Average salary £37,500 £33,027 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.54% -11.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +1 20 £37,500 +15.38%
Cheshire +1 2 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £24,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 45 (95.74%) Citrix
2 42 (89.36%) XenApp
3 38 (80.85%) XenDesktop
4 36 (76.60%) Windows
5 34 (72.34%) VMware
6 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (55.32%) CCA
7 26 (55.32%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
9 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
9 21 (44.68%) CCEE
10 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
11 19 (40.43%) Clustering
12 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (27.66%) SAN
14 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
14 13 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (27.66%) AppSense
14 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
15 12 (25.53%) MCITP
15 12 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (25.53%) DNS
15 12 (25.53%) DHCP
16 11 (23.40%) MCSE
16 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (21.28%) Publishing
17 10 (21.28%) Client/Server

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.51%) Lync
3 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) SAN
2 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) DHCP
3 9 (19.15%) LAN
4 8 (17.02%) Wireless
4 8 (17.02%) WAN
5 4 (8.51%) NetScaler
5 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (8.51%) VoIP
5 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.51%) VPN
6 3 (6.38%) Broadband
6 3 (6.38%) Firewall
7 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.13%) VLAN
7 1 (2.13%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (21.28%) Publishing
2 6 (12.77%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Architect
2 14 (29.79%) Consultant
2 14 (29.79%) Citrix Architect
3 11 (23.40%) Citrix Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.64%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
7 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Field Support Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Project Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Citrix Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (40.43%) Clustering
2 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (21.28%) Client/Server
4 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (76.60%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (42.55%) Windows 7
5 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.77%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.51%) Linux
9 3 (6.38%) UNIX
10 2 (4.26%) CentOS
10 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.13%) Android
11 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
1 9 (19.15%) Migration
2 6 (12.77%) TOGAF
3 5 (10.64%) Project Management
4 4 (8.51%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.51%) Coaching
4 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.26%) Application Discovery
5 2 (4.26%) Data Architecture
5 2 (4.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Server Building
6 1 (2.13%) Line Management
6 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.51%) VBScript
1 4 (8.51%) VB
2 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) CCA
1 26 (55.32%) Citrix Certification
2 21 (44.68%) CCEE
3 16 (34.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (25.53%) MCITP
4 12 (25.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (23.40%) MCSE
6 9 (19.15%) CCIA
7 7 (14.89%) Degree
8 4 (8.51%) NCDA
8 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.51%) CCNA
9 3 (6.38%) MCTS
10 2 (4.26%) VCP5
10 2 (4.26%) CCAA
11 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (2.13%) VCDX
11 1 (2.13%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.26%) GxP
System Software
1 42 (89.36%) XenApp
2 38 (80.85%) XenDesktop
3 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (27.66%) Hyper-V
6 9 (19.15%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (12.77%) vSphere
8 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.13%) ISA Server
9 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) WSUS
3 2 (4.26%) XenMobile
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) Citrix
2 34 (72.34%) VMware
3 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 13 (27.66%) AppSense
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco
6 6 (12.77%) NetApp
7 3 (6.38%) HP
7 3 (6.38%) Avaya
7 3 (6.38%) Sophos
7 3 (6.38%) Toshiba
7 3 (6.38%) BT
8 2 (4.26%) Symantec
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) Apple
9 1 (2.13%) EMC
9 1 (2.13%) Sage
9 1 (2.13%) Novell
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) McAfee
9 1 (2.13%) 3PAR
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