The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 244 237 265
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Permanent jobs citing Xen 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.13% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 2.20% 1.19% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 3
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +14.70%
Xen
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
864 670 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.79% 11.07% 10.35%
Number of salaries quoted 723 495 659
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Xen
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Xen Salary Trend in the North West

Xen
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram in the North West

Xen
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the North West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 19 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Xen.

1 32 (100.00%) Python
1 32 (100.00%) Ruby
1 32 (100.00%) Puppet
1 32 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
1 32 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (96.88%) Linux
3 30 (93.75%) DSDM
3 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 30 (93.75%) Oracle
3 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (93.75%) Scrum
3 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (93.75%) Shell Script
3 30 (93.75%) CloudStack
3 30 (93.75%) vSphere
3 30 (93.75%) XenServer
3 30 (93.75%) EnterpriseDB
4 27 (84.38%) Configuration Management
5 26 (81.25%) Tivoli
5 26 (81.25%) Unix
5 26 (81.25%) RUP
5 26 (81.25%) Bash Shell
5 26 (81.25%) Cobbler
6 25 (78.13%) Windows
7 24 (75.00%) WebLogic
7 24 (75.00%) ITIL
7 24 (75.00%) .NET
7 24 (75.00%) JBoss
7 24 (75.00%) Microsoft

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 32 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 30 (93.75%) CloudStack
3 24 (75.00%) JBoss
3 24 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 24 (75.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
3 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Architect
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (3.13%) Developer
3 1 (3.13%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.13%) ZeroMQ
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Linux
2 26 (81.25%) Unix
3 25 (78.13%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (93.75%) DSDM
2 30 (93.75%) Scrum
3 27 (84.38%) Configuration Management
4 26 (81.25%) RUP
5 24 (75.00%) ITIL
6 20 (62.50%) OWASP
7 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) Python
1 32 (100.00%) Ruby
2 30 (93.75%) Shell Script
2 30 (93.75%) SQL
3 26 (81.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Go
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GCP
System Software
1 30 (93.75%) vSphere
1 30 (93.75%) XenServer
2 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) KVM
3 1 (3.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 32 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 32 (100.00%) Puppet
2 26 (81.25%) Cobbler
2 26 (81.25%) Tivoli
3 5 (15.63%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) EnterpriseDB
1 30 (93.75%) Oracle
2 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
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