The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 75 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% 5.26% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £46,000 £52,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £58,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +7.14%
XenServer
South Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 57 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.78% 8.74% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 54 46
Average salary £35,000 £31,400 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.46% -26.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

XenServer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Sheffield

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) LINQ
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) IPsec
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 1 (20.00%) Imperva
5 1 (20.00%) F5
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco