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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Citrix XenServer
Rank 208 187 157
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -30
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 11 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.24% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 2.23% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 30
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,750 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
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
639 539 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.83% 11.00% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 574 447 444
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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
Birmingham -9 5 £27,500 -47.61%
Worcestershire +15 3 £38,000 +13.43% 1
Shropshire +1 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Walsall - 2 £31,500 -
Coventry -8 1 £40,000 -23.80%
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Citrix
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 20 (83.33%) VMware
4 17 (70.83%) XenApp
4 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
5 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
6 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (50.00%) vSphere
8 11 (45.83%) SAN
8 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco
10 9 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (33.33%) NetScaler
11 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (29.17%) XenMobile
12 7 (29.17%) CCA
12 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
13 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (25.00%) CCEE
13 6 (25.00%) CCIA
13 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
13 6 (25.00%) DNS
14 5 (20.83%) Clustering
14 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (16.67%) Lync
6 2 (8.33%) IBM Notes
6 2 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (4.17%) Apache
7 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) SAN
2 8 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.67%) NAS
5 4 (16.67%) Firewall
5 4 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (8.33%) DDNS
6 2 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.17%) FTP
7 1 (4.17%) HTTP
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (4.17%) WAN
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (4.17%) Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) CRM
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Migration
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) CCA
3 6 (25.00%) CCEE
3 6 (25.00%) CCIA
4 5 (20.83%) CCEA
4 5 (20.83%) MCSE
5 4 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) CCNA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
1 17 (70.83%) XenApp
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (50.00%) vSphere
4 10 (41.67%) XenDesktop
5 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.17%) Xen
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) XenMobile
2 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Citrix
2 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) Open-E
7 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Lotus
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
8 1 (4.17%) McAfee
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Websense
8 1 (4.17%) SurfControl
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas
8 1 (4.17%) AppSense
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