The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 218 - 193
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% - 0.093%
As % of the System Software category 1.88% - 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £33,500 - £35,000
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 West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
585 636 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.28% 12.57% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 461 568 348
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -18.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,100 £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 West Midlands

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Xen
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Xen Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Xen
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 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
Coventry - 6 £33,500 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £27,500 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 10 (76.92%) Tomcat
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (53.85%) PBX
5 7 (53.85%) VoIP
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Python
5 7 (53.85%) Java
5 7 (53.85%) Perl
5 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (53.85%) Qualys
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (53.85%) Technical Analysis
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) LAMP
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
6 6 (46.15%) MySQL
6 6 (46.15%) Apache
7 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
8 4 (30.77%) CentOS
8 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 3 (23.08%) Nagios
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (76.92%) Tomcat
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (53.85%) PBX
2 7 (53.85%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
4 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
1 3 (23.08%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Administrator
1 10 (76.92%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Web Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) LAMP
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) CentOS
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Asset Management
1 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
1 7 (53.85%) Perl
1 7 (53.85%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Nagios
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Qualys
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Mercator
6 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) SunGard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago