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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 121 112 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.055% 0.056% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 0.54% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
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
157 185 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.63% 10.31% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 127 175 238
Average salary £36,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.21% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 April 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 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat