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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 196 186 164
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 9 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.25% 0.84%
As % of the System Software category 1.46% 2.47% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 30
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
616 446 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.50% 10.08% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 558 355 442
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -7 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Shropshire -7 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Birmingham -18 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Worcestershire - 3 £42,500 -
Dudley - 2 £42,500 -
Walsall - 2 £42,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 24 (96.00%) Citrix
2 21 (84.00%) VMware
3 20 (80.00%) Windows
4 18 (72.00%) XenApp
5 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (56.00%) vSphere
7 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
8 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
9 9 (36.00%) Cisco
9 9 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (36.00%) SAN
10 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
11 7 (28.00%) XenMobile
11 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (28.00%) CCA
12 6 (24.00%) DNS
12 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
12 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
12 6 (24.00%) CCEE
12 6 (24.00%) CCIA
13 5 (20.00%) Office 365
13 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (20.00%) Clustering

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (48.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.00%) Lync
5 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
2 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
3 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) Wireless
5 4 (16.00%) NAS
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) DDNS
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
8 1 (4.00%) Firewall
8 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
7 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCA
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (24.00%) CCEE
3 6 (24.00%) CCIA
4 5 (20.00%) CCEA
5 4 (16.00%) MCSE
5 4 (16.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) VCAP
6 1 (4.00%) VCDX
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) XenApp
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) vSphere
4 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (40.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.00%) Xen
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Citrix
2 21 (84.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Open-E
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 2 (8.00%) Lotus
7 1 (4.00%) Kaspersky
7 1 (4.00%) AppSense
7 1 (4.00%) Computacenter
7 1 (4.00%) SurfControl
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) McAfee
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) Websense
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Novell
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas
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