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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
North West / Manchester
Rank 183 166 183
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Permanent jobs citing Xen 18 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.47% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 4.41% 2.33% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+38.23% +3.03%

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
408 343 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 10.77% 10.38% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 332 292 348
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 £26,050 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
1 36 (97.30%) OpenStack
1 36 (97.30%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (97.30%) DevOps
2 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 34 (91.89%) Oracle
3 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (91.89%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (91.89%) CloudStack
4 33 (89.19%) Scrum
4 33 (89.19%) XenServer
4 33 (89.19%) EnterpriseDB
4 33 (89.19%) vSphere
4 33 (89.19%) SQL
4 33 (89.19%) DSDM
4 33 (89.19%) Shell Script
5 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
6 29 (78.38%) Tivoli
6 29 (78.38%) Unix
6 29 (78.38%) RUP
6 29 (78.38%) Bash Shell
6 29 (78.38%) Cobbler
7 16 (43.24%) Windows
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
8 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
9 13 (35.14%) ITIL
9 13 (35.14%) Firewall
9 13 (35.14%) WebLogic

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 36 (97.30%) OpenStack
2 34 (91.89%) CloudStack
3 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
4 13 (35.14%) JBoss
4 13 (35.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Jetty
6 1 (2.70%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) Heroku
4 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.70%) GoCD
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (45.95%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (8.11%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Developer
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.70%) iPad
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) Unix
3 16 (43.24%) Windows
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) DevOps
2 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (91.89%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (89.19%) DSDM
3 33 (89.19%) Scrum
4 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
5 29 (78.38%) RUP
6 13 (35.14%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) OWASP
8 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (8.11%) Auto-Scaling
9 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.11%) Presales
10 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
11 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
11 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
11 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
2 33 (89.19%) Shell Script
2 33 (89.19%) SQL
3 29 (78.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) Go
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) vSphere
1 33 (89.19%) XenServer
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) KVM
3 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (97.30%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 29 (78.38%) Cobbler
2 29 (78.38%) Tivoli
3 9 (24.32%) Ansible
4 5 (13.51%) Terraform
5 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Oracle
2 33 (89.19%) EnterpriseDB
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Acronis
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
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