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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 162 190 197
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Xen 19 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.55% 0.028% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 5.85% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.52%
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
325 375 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.41% 10.37% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 273 276 337
Average salary £37,500 £33,889 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.65% +4.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram in Manchester

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 19 (76.00%) ITIL
4 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (64.00%) Ruby
6 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (60.00%) WebSphere
6 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
6 15 (60.00%) Firewall
6 15 (60.00%) Scrum
6 15 (60.00%) Tivoli
6 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
6 15 (60.00%) Unix
6 15 (60.00%) RUP
6 15 (60.00%) DSDM
6 15 (60.00%) Python
6 15 (60.00%) JBoss
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
6 15 (60.00%) .NET
6 15 (60.00%) Oracle
6 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
6 15 (60.00%) OWASP
6 15 (60.00%) XenServer
6 15 (60.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 15 (60.00%) vSphere
6 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
6 15 (60.00%) Puppet
6 15 (60.00%) Cobbler
6 15 (60.00%) OpenStack

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 15 (60.00%) CloudStack
1 15 (60.00%) JBoss
1 15 (60.00%) OpenStack
1 15 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 15 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (4.00%) BGP
4 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) OSPF
4 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Server Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Field Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix Support
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Server Support
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server Support
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
2 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Unix
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (60.00%) DevOps
2 15 (60.00%) DSDM
2 15 (60.00%) OWASP
2 15 (60.00%) RUP
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing Automation
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Ruby
2 15 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 15 (60.00%) Python
2 15 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCNA
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) vSphere
1 15 (60.00%) XenServer
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) KVM
5 1 (4.00%) oVirt
5 1 (4.00%) Postfix
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Cobbler
1 15 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (60.00%) Puppet
1 15 (60.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (60.00%) EnterpriseDB
2 15 (60.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Google
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (4.00%) Meraki
7 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago