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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 251 236 254
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.041% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 1.55% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 11
Average salary £35,000 £67,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.14% +193.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
803 580 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 10.98% 8.54% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 702 484 546
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -35 3 £35,000 -48.14%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) DNS
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) FTP
4 5 (45.45%) HTTP
4 5 (45.45%) NFS
4 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
4 5 (45.45%) IIS
4 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 5 (45.45%) Servlets
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 5 (45.45%) Google
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
1 5 (45.45%) Jetty
1 5 (45.45%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (45.45%) Google App Engine
1 5 (45.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) IPsec
2 5 (45.45%) FTP
2 5 (45.45%) HTTP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
2 5 (45.45%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (45.45%) German Language
1 5 (45.45%) Italian Language
1 5 (45.45%) Turkish Language
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blog
2 3 (27.27%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) SUSE
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) User Stories
1 5 (45.45%) DevOps
1 5 (45.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) MCSA
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) QA
1 5 (45.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) NFS
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault