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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 213 230 246
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +16
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 21 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.54% 2.86% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 19
Average salary £33,250 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,500 £48,250
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
593 665 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.82% 9.76% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 464 532 435
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +32 20 £29,000 -10.07% 4
Cheshire +2 1 £40,000 +10.34%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 34 (94.44%) Citrix
2 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 31 (86.11%) XenApp
3 28 (77.78%) XenDesktop
4 26 (72.22%) VMware
5 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (61.11%) CCA
6 22 (61.11%) Citrix Certification
7 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
9 16 (44.44%) CCEE
9 16 (44.44%) Clustering
10 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
11 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
11 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (33.33%) SAN
13 12 (33.33%) LAN
14 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
14 11 (30.56%) WAN
15 10 (27.78%) ITIL
15 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (27.78%) AppSense
16 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (25.00%) CCIA
16 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
17 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
17 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
17 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) SAN
1 12 (33.33%) LAN
2 11 (30.56%) WAN
3 6 (16.67%) Wireless
4 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) DHCP
4 5 (13.89%) DNS
5 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.11%) VPN
5 4 (11.11%) VoIP
6 3 (8.33%) Broadband
7 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
General
1 7 (19.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
2 13 (36.11%) Consultant
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix Architect
4 11 (30.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 9 (25.00%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
9 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Support Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Citrix Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Linux Support
10 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Support Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 16 (44.44%) Clustering
2 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (19.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
5 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
7 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
8 4 (11.11%) Linux
9 3 (8.33%) UNIX
10 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
10 2 (5.56%) CentOS
11 1 (2.78%) Android
11 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
3 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Server Building
6 1 (2.78%) Line Management
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) VBScript
1 2 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) CCA
1 22 (61.11%) Citrix Certification
2 16 (44.44%) CCEE
3 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (25.00%) CCIA
5 8 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (19.44%) MCITP
6 7 (19.44%) MCSE
7 5 (13.89%) NCDA
7 5 (13.89%) MCTS
7 5 (13.89%) CCNA
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.78%) VCDX
9 1 (2.78%) VCAP
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (86.11%) XenApp
2 28 (77.78%) XenDesktop
3 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (30.56%) Hyper-V
6 10 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (16.67%) vSphere
8 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.78%) vCloud
9 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
2 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (94.44%) Citrix
2 26 (72.22%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.78%) AppSense
5 7 (19.44%) NetApp
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco
7 3 (8.33%) Toshiba
7 3 (8.33%) BT
7 3 (8.33%) Avaya
8 2 (5.56%) Sophos
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.78%) Apple
9 1 (2.78%) Sage
9 1 (2.78%) McAfee
9 1 (2.78%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) Novell
9 1 (2.78%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) EMC
Manchester
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Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + car + pension
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago