The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 207 187 164
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -23
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 6 19 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.37% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 3.92% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 27
Average salary £43,250 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £28,400 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
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 West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
461 485 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.74% 9.45% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 380 431 520
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

XenServer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

XenServer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

XenServer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Coventry -11 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Shropshire -17 2 £41,500 +43.10% 1
Birmingham -21 1 £30,000 -33.33%
Herefordshire - 1 £72,500 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) XenApp
5 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco
6 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Linux
7 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) LAN
7 5 (33.33%) WAN
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) vSphere
8 4 (26.67%) Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) Avaya
8 4 (26.67%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) CCA
9 3 (20.00%) DHCP
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (6.67%) Apache
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 4 (26.67%) SAN
3 3 (20.00%) DHCP
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
5 1 (6.67%) DDNS
5 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 4 (26.67%) Designer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows NT
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) CCA
4 2 (13.33%) VCDX
4 2 (13.33%) MCITP
4 2 (13.33%) VCAP
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
2 7 (46.67%) XenDesktop
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (26.67%) vSphere
6 2 (13.33%) vCloud
6 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) MOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Citrix
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) Apple
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) CA
6 1 (6.67%) NetApp
6 1 (6.67%) Novell
6 1 (6.67%) Computacenter
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus Mileage Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago