The first table below looks at the demand for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 30 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 178 - 169
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.29% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.96% +2.48%
System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
389 332 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.70% 8.09% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 325 290 286
Average salary £33,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £50,000
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 Manchester

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Xen
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Xen Salary Trend in Manchester

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) HP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) NFS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) iSCSI

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Jetty
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) 3G
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) German Language
1 1 (16.67%) Italian Language
1 1 (16.67%) Turkish Language
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) User Stories
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 3 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Acronis
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
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