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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 237 243 240
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Xen 7 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.10% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 0.94% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
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
674 747 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 11.83% 10.81% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 552 639 544
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 5 February 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
(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 +20 7 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (41.67%) CCNA
6 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (41.67%) Google
6 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (33.33%) Ruby
7 4 (33.33%) vSphere
7 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (33.33%) OWASP
7 4 (33.33%) XenServer
7 4 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (33.33%) Cobbler
7 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
7 4 (33.33%) CloudStack
7 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (33.33%) Puppet
7 4 (33.33%) DevOps
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) NetApp

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) CloudStack
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) AWS Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Citrix Support
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Server Support
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server Support
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) DSDM
2 4 (33.33%) OWASP
2 4 (33.33%) RUP
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (33.33%) Ruby
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) CCNA
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Google
4 4 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (33.33%) NetApp
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
6 1 (8.33%) Meraki
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