The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer 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
Citrix XenServer
North West / Manchester
Rank 187 160 174
Rank change year-on-year -27 +14  
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 15 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.56% 6.29% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 8
Median salary £70,000 £42,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.70% +88.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +38.55% +3.75%  

XenServer 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%  

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in Manchester

XenServer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for XenServer in Manchester

XenServer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing XenServer 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 XenServer.

1 33 (100.00%) SQL
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
1 33 (100.00%) DSDM
1 33 (100.00%) Python
1 33 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 33 (100.00%) Scrum
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) Xen
1 33 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
1 33 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 33 (100.00%) vSphere
1 33 (100.00%) Puppet
1 33 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 33 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 33 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (87.88%) Cobbler
2 29 (87.88%) Bash Shell
2 29 (87.88%) Configuration Management
2 29 (87.88%) RUP
2 29 (87.88%) Tivoli
2 29 (87.88%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
3 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 8 (24.24%) Ansible
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) JBoss
3 8 (24.24%) WebLogic

XenServer
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 33 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 33 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 8 (24.24%) JBoss
2 8 (24.24%) WebLogic
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
1 8 (24.24%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (63.64%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (12.12%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (87.88%) Unix
3 8 (24.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
1 33 (100.00%) DSDM
1 33 (100.00%) Scrum
2 29 (87.88%) Configuration Management
2 29 (87.88%) RUP
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) OWASP
4 4 (12.12%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
4 4 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (12.12%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Python
1 33 (100.00%) Ruby
1 33 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (87.88%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 33 (100.00%) vSphere
1 33 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (100.00%) Puppet
2 29 (87.88%) Cobbler
2 29 (87.88%) Tivoli
3 8 (24.24%) Ansible
4 4 (12.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
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