Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 271 336
Rank change year-on-year -13 +65 +30
Permanent jobs citing Xen 28 62 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.28% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 2.06% 4.46% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28 61 21
Yorkshire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% -
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +10.53%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1358 1390 1494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.73% 12.50% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1199 1281
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £19,800 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Xen in Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Xen in Yorkshire

Xen
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -27 26 £60,000 +41.18% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 27 (96.43%) Linux
1 27 (96.43%) Python
1 27 (96.43%) Ruby
1 27 (96.43%) Bash Shell
1 27 (96.43%) Puppet
1 27 (96.43%) OpenStack
1 27 (96.43%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (96.43%) DevOps
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
2 21 (75.00%) Oracle
3 20 (71.43%) Unix
3 20 (71.43%) RUP
3 20 (71.43%) DSDM
3 20 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
3 20 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 20 (71.43%) CloudStack
3 20 (71.43%) Cobbler
3 20 (71.43%) XenServer
3 20 (71.43%) vSphere
3 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Perl
4 7 (25.00%) KVM
4 7 (25.00%) Debian
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (25.00%) Ansible

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 27 (96.43%) OpenStack
2 20 (71.43%) CloudStack
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) PABX
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 27 (96.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (71.43%) Platform Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Automation Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Debian
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) DevOps
2 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 20 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (71.43%) DSDM
2 20 (71.43%) RUP
2 20 (71.43%) Scrum
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) Bash Shell
1 27 (96.43%) Python
1 27 (96.43%) Ruby
2 21 (75.00%) SQL
3 20 (71.43%) Shell Script
4 7 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) vSphere
1 20 (71.43%) XenServer
2 7 (25.00%) KVM
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (96.43%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (96.43%) Puppet
2 20 (71.43%) Cobbler
2 20 (71.43%) Tivoli
3 7 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (3.57%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.57%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Oracle
2 20 (71.43%) EnterpriseDB
3 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) HP
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) EMC
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Lotus
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) Trend Micro