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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 229 209 221
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 5 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.078% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.79% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 14
Median salary £48,750 £41,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.75%
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
627 508 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.44% 9.91% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 475 406 596
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,330 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing XenServer as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham -13 2 £51,250 +24.24%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (28.57%) Presales
5 2 (28.57%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Product Management
5 2 (28.57%) VCDX
5 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 2 (28.57%) Social Media
5 2 (28.57%) VCAP
5 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Social Media
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VCAP
1 2 (28.57%) VCDX
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) XenDesktop
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp