Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 277 266 254
Rank change year-on-year -11 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 23 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.045% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 2.53% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 32
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £71,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -42.31% +30.00% +21.21%

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 1,216 909 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 18.15% 12.26% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,031 786 773
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,625 £58,750
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.33% - +10.29%

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 2 (66.67%) CloudStack
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

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 2 (66.67%) CloudStack
1 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (33.33%) Chocolatey
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) GitLab
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Cobbler
2 2 (66.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (33.33%) Ansible
3 1 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware