The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England / North West
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 232 217 233
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16  
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 19 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 3.70% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 7
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.70% +88.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +3.65%  

XenServer is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 679 622 667
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.69% 10.86% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 558 508 501
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.71% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing XenServer as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in the North West

XenServer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for XenServer in the North West

XenServer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in the North West over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for XenServer in the North West

XenServer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 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
Manchester -29 17 £70,000 +64.70% 4
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 - 1
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 North West region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 34 (94.44%) Linux
2 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 33 (91.67%) vSphere
3 32 (88.89%) EnterpriseDB
3 32 (88.89%) Puppet
3 32 (88.89%) OpenStack
3 32 (88.89%) CloudStack
3 32 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (88.89%) DevOps
3 32 (88.89%) Oracle
3 32 (88.89%) DSDM
3 32 (88.89%) Python
3 32 (88.89%) Shell Script
3 32 (88.89%) Scrum
3 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (88.89%) Ruby
3 32 (88.89%) Xen
3 32 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (83.33%) RUP
4 30 (83.33%) Tivoli
4 30 (83.33%) Configuration Management
4 30 (83.33%) Unix
4 30 (83.33%) Cobbler
4 30 (83.33%) Bash Shell
5 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (19.44%) Ansible
6 7 (19.44%) Red Hat

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 32 (88.89%) CloudStack
1 32 (88.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.56%) JBoss
2 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
1 7 (19.44%) TeamCity
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.78%) Law
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (69.44%) Platform Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) IT Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) IT Support
5 1 (2.78%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (2.78%) Senior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.78%) iPad
1 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 34 (94.44%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Unix
3 8 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.78%) CentOS
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 32 (88.89%) DevOps
1 32 (88.89%) DSDM
1 32 (88.89%) Scrum
2 30 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 30 (83.33%) RUP
3 5 (13.89%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
3 5 (13.89%) OWASP
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.89%) Presales
4 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (2.78%) Information Governance
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (91.67%) SQL
2 32 (88.89%) Python
2 32 (88.89%) Ruby
2 32 (88.89%) Shell Script
3 30 (83.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.78%) CCNA
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
1 1 (2.78%) MCSA
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 33 (91.67%) vSphere
2 32 (88.89%) Xen
3 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (88.89%) Puppet
2 30 (83.33%) Cobbler
2 30 (83.33%) Tivoli
3 7 (19.44%) Ansible
4 5 (13.89%) Terraform
5 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) EnterpriseDB
1 32 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Itecco
Salary: £35000 per annum + 34 days holiday / private healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Manchester
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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