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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 218 213 196
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Xen 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.019% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.20% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 13
Average salary £28,000 - £49,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 - £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 - £65,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
509 504 596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.86% 9.37% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 446 435 529
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram 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 6 July 2015. 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
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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