The first table below looks at the demand for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 29 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - 111 127
Permanent jobs citing Xen 0 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.12% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category - 1.57% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
200 127 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.19% 7.44% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 159 89 204
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,325 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Xen
North West

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Cheshire region.

Xen Salary Trend in Cheshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago