Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 270 248 259
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 +3
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 22 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.33% 3.78% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 8
Manchester median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% +36.36%
North West median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% +21.43% +7.69%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 944 794 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.94% 10.64% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 816 729 515
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.97%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Manchester

XenServer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XenServer in Manchester

XenServer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) Scrum
2 19 (86.36%) Ruby
2 19 (86.36%) Xen
2 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 19 (86.36%) Unix
2 19 (86.36%) Linux
2 19 (86.36%) RUP
2 19 (86.36%) DSDM
2 19 (86.36%) Python
2 19 (86.36%) Tivoli
2 19 (86.36%) Shell Script
2 19 (86.36%) Configuration Management
2 19 (86.36%) vSphere
2 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
2 19 (86.36%) Puppet
2 19 (86.36%) EnterpriseDB
2 19 (86.36%) Cobbler
2 19 (86.36%) OpenStack
2 19 (86.36%) CloudStack
2 19 (86.36%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (86.36%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (13.64%) OneDrive
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 19 (86.36%) CloudStack
1 19 (86.36%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
1 3 (13.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) DevOps Engineer
1 19 (86.36%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
1 19 (86.36%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) Configuration Management
2 19 (86.36%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (86.36%) DevOps
2 19 (86.36%) DSDM
2 19 (86.36%) RUP
2 19 (86.36%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Bash Shell
1 19 (86.36%) Python
1 19 (86.36%) Ruby
1 19 (86.36%) Shell Script
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) vSphere
1 19 (86.36%) Xen
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) Cobbler
1 19 (86.36%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (86.36%) Puppet
1 19 (86.36%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) EnterpriseDB
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Altiris
3 2 (9.09%) Dell
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Symantec
3 2 (9.09%) Wyse