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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 115 - 131
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.23%
As % of the System Software category 2.28% - 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £35,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
219 194 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.44% 8.97% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 189 166 272
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Zenoss
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Mercator
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Google
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago