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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 165 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 -  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 26 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.62% 0.49% -
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 4.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 0
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +35.29% -  

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 468 345 342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 11.17% 9.86% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 417 309 262
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +27.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Xen in Manchester

Xen
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 11 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £55,000 -
Xen
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 41 (95.35%) Linux
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (95.35%) Continuous Integration
1 41 (95.35%) Puppet
1 41 (95.35%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (95.35%) DevOps
2 30 (69.77%) CloudStack
2 30 (69.77%) OpenStack
2 30 (69.77%) Ruby
2 30 (69.77%) Oracle
2 30 (69.77%) Python
3 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 29 (67.44%) Unix
3 29 (67.44%) RUP
3 29 (67.44%) DSDM
3 29 (67.44%) Tivoli
3 29 (67.44%) Shell Script
3 29 (67.44%) Configuration Management
3 29 (67.44%) Scrum
3 29 (67.44%) XenServer
3 29 (67.44%) EnterpriseDB
3 29 (67.44%) Cobbler
3 29 (67.44%) vSphere
3 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
4 16 (37.21%) Ansible
5 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
6 14 (32.56%) Windows
7 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (30.23%) 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 30 (69.77%) CloudStack
1 30 (69.77%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.33%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.33%) Heroku
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) SAN
1 1 (2.33%) Skype
1 1 (2.33%) SSL
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.33%) VPN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) NuGet
3 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.30%) Subversion
4 4 (9.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.33%) GoCD
5 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (58.14%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Build and Release Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Build Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) Release Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Wintel Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps
7 1 (2.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Linux
2 29 (67.44%) Unix
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) CentOS
6 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (95.35%) Continuous Integration
1 41 (95.35%) DevOps
2 29 (67.44%) Configuration Management
2 29 (67.44%) DSDM
2 29 (67.44%) RUP
2 29 (67.44%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) TDD
4 4 (9.30%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.30%) OWASP
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.30%) Presales
5 1 (2.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Service Management
5 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) Python
1 30 (69.77%) Ruby
2 29 (67.44%) Bash Shell
2 29 (67.44%) Shell Script
2 29 (67.44%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Go
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) QA
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) vSphere
1 29 (67.44%) XenServer
2 13 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (27.91%) Hyper-V
4 11 (25.58%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (25.58%) VirtualBox
5 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (95.35%) Opscode Chef
1 41 (95.35%) Puppet
2 29 (67.44%) Cobbler
2 29 (67.44%) Tivoli
3 16 (37.21%) Ansible
4 5 (11.63%) Terraform
5 1 (2.33%) Packer
5 1 (2.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Oracle
2 29 (67.44%) EnterpriseDB
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.65%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Acronis
6 1 (2.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Dell
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago