The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 71 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.10% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 10.96% 1.28% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +78.57%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 73 78 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.08% 11.78% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 97
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.98% -21.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Xen in South Yorkshire

Xen
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Sheffield 0 8 £57,500 +15.00%
Xen
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) RUP
1 20 (100.00%) DSDM
1 20 (100.00%) Python
1 20 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 20 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 20 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (100.00%) XenServer
1 20 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 20 (100.00%) vSphere
1 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
1 20 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 20 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby
1 20 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 20 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (85.00%) AWS Certification
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) OWASP
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (15.00%) Git (software)

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) CloudStack
1 20 (100.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (85.00%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Ruby Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Linux
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 20 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
1 20 (100.00%) DSDM
1 20 (100.00%) RUP
1 20 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (15.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) OWASP
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 20 (100.00%) Python
1 20 (100.00%) Ruby
1 20 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) vSphere
1 20 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 20 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
1 20 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.00%) Ansible
2 3 (15.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) EnterpriseDB
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat