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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 137 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.099% - 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +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
247 194 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.24% 10.23% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 171 243
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 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 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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