The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - 60 62
Permanent jobs citing Xen 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.78% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category - 8.20% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
Xen
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.88% 9.50% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 37
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,838 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Xen
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware