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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank - 209 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.17% -
As % of the System Software category - 1.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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
655 462 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.53% 8.58% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 496 385 511
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,370
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Xen.

1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) iptables
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HAProxy
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Cognizant
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat