The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 123 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% - 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.27% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £27,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
Xen
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
220 247 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.84% 13.68% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 185 223 154
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Xen
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Xen Salary Trend in Birmingham

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xen 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 Xen.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) LAMP
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Apache
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) KVM
4 3 (42.86%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Xen 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 Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Apache
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Web Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) LAMP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Solaris
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Shell Script
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) KVM
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Mercator
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) SunGard
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