The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 169 189 182
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Xen 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.17% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 2.03% 1.61% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -35.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £44,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £64,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
Xen
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
344 434 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.59% 10.80% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 290 358 315
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) CCNA
3 5 (55.56%) Google
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
4 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
4 4 (44.44%) CloudStack
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
4 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) JBoss
4 4 (44.44%) RUP
4 4 (44.44%) DSDM
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) WebLogic

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) CloudStack
1 4 (44.44%) JBoss
1 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
1 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) AWS Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Support
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Server Support
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server Support
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) DSDM
2 4 (44.44%) OWASP
2 4 (44.44%) RUP
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
1 4 (44.44%) Python
1 4 (44.44%) Ruby
1 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNA
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) vSphere
1 4 (44.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Cobbler
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Google
3 4 (44.44%) EnterpriseDB
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago