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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 242 260 253
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Xen 13 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.045% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.12% 0.43% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Median salary £42,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -6.15%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +21.87%
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
612 695 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.61% 10.41% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 517 527 551
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,850 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
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 27 September 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 +6 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (87.10%) Shell Script
3 27 (87.10%) Linux
3 27 (87.10%) Unix
3 27 (87.10%) Ruby
3 27 (87.10%) OpenStack
4 26 (83.87%) CloudStack
4 26 (83.87%) Cobbler
4 26 (83.87%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (83.87%) DevOps
4 26 (83.87%) OWASP
4 26 (83.87%) XenServer
4 26 (83.87%) EnterpriseDB
4 26 (83.87%) vSphere
4 26 (83.87%) Bash Shell
4 26 (83.87%) Puppet
4 26 (83.87%) Tivoli
4 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (83.87%) WebSphere
4 26 (83.87%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (83.87%) Configuration Management
4 26 (83.87%) Firewall
4 26 (83.87%) Scrum
4 26 (83.87%) JBoss
4 26 (83.87%) RUP
4 26 (83.87%) DSDM
4 26 (83.87%) Python
4 26 (83.87%) SQL
4 26 (83.87%) .NET

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 27 (87.10%) OpenStack
2 26 (83.87%) CloudStack
2 26 (83.87%) JBoss
2 26 (83.87%) WebLogic
2 26 (83.87%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.23%) BGP
4 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.23%) OSPF
4 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.23%) VoIP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (6.45%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (6.45%) Field Engineer
2 2 (6.45%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (3.23%) Consultant
3 1 (3.23%) IT Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (3.23%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
2 1 (3.23%) RESTful
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Linux
2 27 (87.10%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (83.87%) Configuration Management
1 26 (83.87%) Continuous Integration
1 26 (83.87%) DevOps
1 26 (83.87%) DSDM
1 26 (83.87%) ITIL
1 26 (83.87%) OWASP
1 26 (83.87%) RUP
1 26 (83.87%) Scrum
2 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
2 1 (3.23%) SOA
2 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Ruby
1 27 (87.10%) Shell Script
2 26 (83.87%) Bash Shell
2 26 (83.87%) Python
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) C++
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) vSphere
1 26 (83.87%) XenServer
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) KVM
5 1 (3.23%) oVirt
5 1 (3.23%) Postfix
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.23%) XenApp
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (83.87%) Cobbler
1 26 (83.87%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (83.87%) Puppet
1 26 (83.87%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 26 (83.87%) EnterpriseDB
2 26 (83.87%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
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