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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Citrix XenServer
Rank 233 219 215
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 2 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.034% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 1.51% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 13
Median salary £90,000 £40,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% +31.14%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
670 529 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.45% 9.24% 10.85%
Number of salaries quoted 526 448 514
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 August 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
Birmingham -18 1 £90,000 +200.00%
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
2 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 7 (77.78%) Presales
3 6 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) NAS
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Aerohive Networks
5 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Skype
5 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
5 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) xDSL
5 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall

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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
1 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) NAS
2 4 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Skype
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) WLAN
2 4 (44.44%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (44.44%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (22.22%) Product Management
3 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (22.22%) VCAP
2 2 (22.22%) VCDX
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) XenApp
1 7 (77.78%) XenDesktop
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) SonicWALL
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft