The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - 119 107
Permanent jobs citing Xen 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category - 1.50% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £28,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
187 267 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.59% 13.20% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 163 249 148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Xen
West Midlands

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 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware