Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Xen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xen over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 263 257 245
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +34
Permanent jobs citing Xen 17 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.24% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 3.24% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 28
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +41.18% +18.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,875 £60,000 £48,750
North West median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +41.18% +41.67%

Xen is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,236 956 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.09% 12.32% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,018 842 667
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £66,625 £58,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in Manchester

Xen
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Xen in Manchester

Xen
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Xen in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Xen.

1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Puppet
2 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (70.59%) DevOps
5 11 (64.71%) Ansible
6 10 (58.82%) SQL
7 9 (52.94%) Linux
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle
7 9 (52.94%) RUP
7 9 (52.94%) DSDM
7 9 (52.94%) Python
7 9 (52.94%) Scrum
7 9 (52.94%) OpenStack
7 9 (52.94%) CloudStack
7 9 (52.94%) XenServer
7 9 (52.94%) vSphere
7 9 (52.94%) Ruby
7 9 (52.94%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) .NET
9 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
9 6 (35.29%) VMware
9 6 (35.29%) Back Office
9 6 (35.29%) Google

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (52.94%) CloudStack
1 9 (52.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (35.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (35.29%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 5 (29.41%) Lead DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Platform Engineer
9 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) Configuration Management
1 14 (82.35%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (70.59%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Deployment Automation
3 9 (52.94%) DSDM
3 9 (52.94%) RUP
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (29.41%) Robotic Process Automation
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
4 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) vSphere
1 9 (52.94%) XenServer
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) KVM
3 5 (29.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (82.35%) Puppet
2 11 (64.71%) Ansible
3 6 (35.29%) SCCM
4 3 (17.65%) Cobbler
4 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Google
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix