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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
North West / Manchester
Rank 185 167 187
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 17 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.39% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 4.04% 4.09% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.70% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25%  

Xen is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 421 318 400
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 10.80% 9.43% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 335 274 300
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Xen as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Xen.

1 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
1 36 (97.30%) OpenStack
1 36 (97.30%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (97.30%) DevOps
2 35 (94.59%) Linux
3 34 (91.89%) Oracle
3 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (91.89%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (91.89%) CloudStack
4 33 (89.19%) Scrum
4 33 (89.19%) XenServer
4 33 (89.19%) EnterpriseDB
4 33 (89.19%) vSphere
4 33 (89.19%) SQL
4 33 (89.19%) DSDM
4 33 (89.19%) Shell Script
5 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
6 29 (78.38%) Tivoli
6 29 (78.38%) Unix
6 29 (78.38%) RUP
6 29 (78.38%) Bash Shell
6 29 (78.38%) Cobbler
7 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (29.73%) Windows
8 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
8 10 (27.03%) Ansible
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Xen
Top Related 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 36 (97.30%) OpenStack
2 34 (91.89%) CloudStack
3 9 (24.32%) WebSphere
4 8 (21.62%) JBoss
4 8 (21.62%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Jetty
6 1 (2.70%) Mongrel
6 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) Heroku
4 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.62%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.70%) CircleCI
5 1 (2.70%) GoCD
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (56.76%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Developer
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (2.70%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) LAMP
3 1 (2.70%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.70%) iPad
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 29 (78.38%) Unix
3 11 (29.73%) Windows
4 9 (24.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) DevOps
2 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (91.89%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (89.19%) DSDM
3 33 (89.19%) Scrum
4 30 (81.08%) Configuration Management
5 29 (78.38%) RUP
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) OWASP
7 4 (10.81%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.81%) Presales
8 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Python
1 36 (97.30%) Ruby
2 33 (89.19%) Shell Script
2 33 (89.19%) SQL
3 29 (78.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.41%) Go
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
5 1 (2.70%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GCP
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) vSphere
1 33 (89.19%) XenServer
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) KVM
3 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 36 (97.30%) Opscode Chef
1 36 (97.30%) Puppet
2 29 (78.38%) Cobbler
2 29 (78.38%) Tivoli
3 10 (27.03%) Ansible
4 6 (16.22%) Terraform
5 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.70%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (91.89%) Oracle
2 33 (89.19%) EnterpriseDB
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) Acronis
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago