The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 19 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 10 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.70% 3.62% -
As % of the System Software category 26.32% 16.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 0
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 31 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.04% 22.46% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 24 15
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
West Midlands

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Shropshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
Telford +2 10 £29,000 -10.76% 1
XenServer
West Midlands

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Citrix
4 8 (61.54%) Windows 2000 Server
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Terminal Services
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) Windows NT
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) HP
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) SQL
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
9 3 (23.08%) DDNS
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (15.38%) Clustering
10 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) IBM Notes
4 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) Lync
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) DDNS
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
6 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Support
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows NT
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCA
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Terminal Services
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Xen
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) SonicWALL
7 2 (15.38%) Lotus
8 1 (7.69%) Juniper
8 1 (7.69%) Dell