The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
North West / Manchester
Rank 174 168 183
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Xen 20 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 4.42% 1.69% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 3
Median salary £70,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%

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
452 354 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 12.31% 11.00% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 403 287 358
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Xen Salary Histogram in Manchester

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Xen.

1 34 (97.14%) Python
1 34 (97.14%) Ruby
1 34 (97.14%) Puppet
1 34 (97.14%) OpenStack
1 34 (97.14%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (97.14%) DevOps
2 33 (94.29%) Linux
3 32 (91.43%) DSDM
3 32 (91.43%) SQL
3 32 (91.43%) Oracle
3 32 (91.43%) Shell Script
3 32 (91.43%) Scrum
3 32 (91.43%) CloudStack
3 32 (91.43%) EnterpriseDB
3 32 (91.43%) vSphere
3 32 (91.43%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (91.43%) XenServer
4 29 (82.86%) Configuration Management
5 28 (80.00%) Tivoli
5 28 (80.00%) Unix
5 28 (80.00%) RUP
5 28 (80.00%) Bash Shell
5 28 (80.00%) Cobbler
6 20 (57.14%) Windows
7 18 (51.43%) WebLogic
7 18 (51.43%) ITIL
7 18 (51.43%) .NET
7 18 (51.43%) JBoss
7 18 (51.43%) Firewall

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (97.14%) OpenStack
2 32 (91.43%) CloudStack
3 18 (51.43%) JBoss
3 18 (51.43%) WebLogic
3 18 (51.43%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (17.14%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 32 (91.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Platform Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (2.86%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Developer
4 1 (2.86%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.86%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.86%) iPad
1 1 (2.86%) iPhone
1 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Linux
2 28 (80.00%) Unix
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) DevOps
2 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (91.43%) Continuous Integration
2 32 (91.43%) DSDM
2 32 (91.43%) Scrum
3 29 (82.86%) Configuration Management
4 28 (80.00%) RUP
5 18 (51.43%) ITIL
6 16 (45.71%) OWASP
7 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.71%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.71%) Presales
9 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Python
1 34 (97.14%) Ruby
2 32 (91.43%) Shell Script
2 32 (91.43%) SQL
3 28 (80.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) Go
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GCP
System Software
1 32 (91.43%) vSphere
1 32 (91.43%) XenServer
2 2 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) KVM
3 1 (2.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 34 (97.14%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (97.14%) Puppet
2 28 (80.00%) Cobbler
2 28 (80.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (20.00%) Ansible
4 3 (8.57%) Terraform
5 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) EnterpriseDB
1 32 (91.43%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Acronis
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
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