The table below looks at the statistics for XenServer skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Citrix XenServer
Rank 217 219 170
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -49
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 40 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.54% 0.55% 0.99%
As % of the System Software category 4.90% 4.39% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 35 39 39
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £43,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -2.77%
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
816 911 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.96% 12.47% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 644 710 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

XenServer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenServer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

XenServer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

XenServer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing XenServer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

XenServer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

XenServer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +1 32 £35,000 -22.22% 2
North Yorkshire +23 7 £52,500 +10.52%
South Yorkshire -8 1 £35,000 -
XenServer
England

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 71 (77.17%) Citrix
1 71 (77.17%) XenApp
2 61 (66.30%) VMware
3 56 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (58.70%) Microsoft
5 53 (57.61%) SAN
6 52 (56.52%) MS Exchange
7 41 (44.57%) Cisco
8 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
9 38 (41.30%) XenDesktop
10 37 (40.22%) Wireless
11 36 (39.13%) Windows
11 36 (39.13%) vSphere
12 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
13 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
13 31 (33.70%) CCA
13 31 (33.70%) Citrix Certification
13 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2003
14 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
16 26 (28.26%) Hyper-V
16 26 (28.26%) MCSE
16 26 (28.26%) MCSA
16 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
17 24 (26.09%) HP
17 24 (26.09%) Veeam
17 24 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
18 23 (25.00%) Network Security
18 23 (25.00%) MCITP
18 23 (25.00%) Riverbed

XenServer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 52 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 31 (33.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 28 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 24 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 16 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (8.70%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Applications
1 31 (33.70%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 53 (57.61%) SAN
2 37 (40.22%) Wireless
3 23 (25.00%) Network Security
3 23 (25.00%) VoIP
4 18 (19.57%) Firewall
5 16 (17.39%) NAS
6 15 (16.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (16.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 15 (16.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (16.30%) DHCP
6 15 (16.30%) OSPF
6 15 (16.30%) BGP
6 15 (16.30%) Cisco ASA
6 15 (16.30%) BIG-IP
6 15 (16.30%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (16.30%) DNS
7 7 (7.61%) VPN
7 7 (7.61%) OpenVPN
8 3 (3.26%) WAN
8 3 (3.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (36.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (1.09%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (20.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (18.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (17.39%) Technical Support
4 15 (16.30%) Consultant
4 15 (16.30%) Security Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Network Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Network Security Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Network Security Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Network Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) Senior Security Specialist
4 15 (16.30%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 14 (15.22%) Senior Information Security Specialist
5 14 (15.22%) Information Specialist
5 14 (15.22%) Information Security Specialist
6 12 (13.04%) IT Manager
7 8 (8.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 6 (6.52%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Technical Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.70%) Clustering
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (39.13%) Windows
2 29 (31.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (23.91%) Linux
4 16 (17.39%) UNIX
4 16 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.26%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Information Security
2 14 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (8.70%) ITIL
3 8 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.70%) Practice Management
3 8 (8.70%) Change Control
4 6 (6.52%) Change Management
5 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.43%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.43%) Coaching
6 4 (4.35%) Project Management
7 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.26%) DevOps
7 3 (3.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (1.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.09%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.61%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) Python
2 4 (4.35%) Ruby
2 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) CCA
1 31 (33.70%) Citrix Certification
2 26 (28.26%) MCSE
2 26 (28.26%) MCSA
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 23 (25.00%) MCITP
4 20 (21.74%) MCP
5 18 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (16.30%) CCNP
6 15 (16.30%) CCSE
7 14 (15.22%) CISSP
8 8 (8.70%) CCEE
8 8 (8.70%) CCAA
8 8 (8.70%) CCIA
9 3 (3.26%) A+ Certification
9 3 (3.26%) CCNA
10 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (77.17%) XenApp
2 56 (60.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (42.39%) Active Directory
4 38 (41.30%) XenDesktop
5 36 (39.13%) vSphere
6 26 (28.26%) Hyper-V
7 5 (5.43%) Xen
8 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.70%) XenMobile
3 4 (4.35%) Puppet
3 4 (4.35%) Cobbler
3 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 71 (77.17%) Citrix
2 61 (66.30%) VMware
3 54 (58.70%) Microsoft
4 41 (44.57%) Cisco
5 24 (26.09%) HP
5 24 (26.09%) Veeam
6 23 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 23 (25.00%) Dell
7 15 (16.30%) CheckPoint
7 15 (16.30%) Blue Coat
7 15 (16.30%) Infoblox
7 15 (16.30%) Imperva
7 15 (16.30%) F5
8 14 (15.22%) SolarWinds
8 14 (15.22%) Juniper
9 11 (11.96%) NetApp
10 8 (8.70%) AppSense
10 8 (8.70%) CommVault