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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 147 128 120
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.041% 0.054% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 0.36% 0.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.52%
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
278 164 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.30% 8.93% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 206 134 183
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,550 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Xen 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Xen.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Web Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Mercator