The first table below looks at the demand for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank - 54 51
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 1.37% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category - 23.33% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 10
Average salary - £32,500 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
System Software Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 30 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.13% 5.86% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 41
Average salary £30,500 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.90% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,840
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
XenServer
North East

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) MySQL
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Nagios
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) CCA
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) RHCE
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) Degree

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CLARiiON
1 1 (20.00%) Celerra
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) RHCE
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HP AIS
1 1 (20.00%) HP ASE
1 1 (20.00%) HP MASE
1 1 (20.00%) VCDX
1 1 (20.00%) NCDA
1 1 (20.00%) NCIE
1 1 (20.00%) VCAP
1 1 (20.00%) CCEE
1 1 (20.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp