The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 33 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 3 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.49% 7.32% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 5.77% 19.57% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 1
Average salary £41,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.10% -35.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
XenServer
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
52 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.87% 37.40% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 17
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 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
Telford -5 3 £41,500 +43.10%
XenServer
West Midlands

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Lotus
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) DDNS
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco