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 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
England / Yorkshire
Rank 186 225 256
Rank change year-on-year +39 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 44 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.38% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 7.04% 3.23% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 8
Median salary £57,500 £42,500 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% +97.67%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 625 775 869
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 11.69% 11.91% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 550 645 685
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +42 35 £57,500 +35.29% 2
South Yorkshire - 12 £57,500 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Xen.

1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 77 (98.72%) Python
2 77 (98.72%) Ruby
2 77 (98.72%) Puppet
3 76 (97.44%) DevOps
3 76 (97.44%) Oracle
4 75 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
4 75 (96.15%) Opscode Chef
5 73 (93.59%) CloudStack
5 73 (93.59%) vSphere
5 73 (93.59%) OpenStack
5 73 (93.59%) XenServer
6 72 (92.31%) Unix
7 71 (91.03%) DSDM
7 71 (91.03%) Shell Script
7 71 (91.03%) Scrum
7 71 (91.03%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (87.18%) SQL
9 67 (85.90%) EnterpriseDB
10 51 (65.38%) Bash Shell
11 50 (64.10%) Tivoli
12 49 (62.82%) Cobbler
13 47 (60.26%) Configuration Management
14 46 (58.97%) RUP
15 44 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
16 39 (50.00%) Firewall
17 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
17 34 (43.59%) Jenkins
17 34 (43.59%) Ansible
18 33 (42.31%) JBoss

Xen
Top Related 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 73 (93.59%) CloudStack
1 73 (93.59%) OpenStack
2 33 (42.31%) JBoss
2 33 (42.31%) WebLogic
2 33 (42.31%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 44 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (8.97%) NAS
2 7 (8.97%) SAN
3 6 (7.69%) LAN
3 6 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (2.56%) DNS
4 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 2 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (1.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) MySQL
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.56%) Redis
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 32 (41.03%) TeamCity
3 9 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 7 (8.97%) Subversion
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (1.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 68 (87.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (41.03%) Platform Engineer
3 6 (7.69%) Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 6 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (3.85%) Ruby Engineer
5 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (1.28%) Consultant
6 1 (1.28%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (1.28%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (100.00%) Linux
2 72 (92.31%) Unix
3 33 (42.31%) Windows
4 32 (41.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.28%) AIX
5 1 (1.28%) HPUX
5 1 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (97.44%) DevOps
2 75 (96.15%) Continuous Integration
3 71 (91.03%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (91.03%) DSDM
3 71 (91.03%) Scrum
4 47 (60.26%) Configuration Management
5 46 (58.97%) RUP
6 33 (42.31%) ITIL
7 28 (35.90%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (15.38%) OWASP
9 7 (8.97%) Auto-Scaling
9 7 (8.97%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.13%) Presales
11 2 (2.56%) Kanban
12 1 (1.28%) Load Balancing
12 1 (1.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) Python
1 77 (98.72%) Ruby
2 71 (91.03%) Shell Script
3 68 (87.18%) SQL
4 51 (65.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 73 (93.59%) vSphere
1 73 (93.59%) XenServer
2 7 (8.97%) KVM
2 7 (8.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 77 (98.72%) Puppet
2 75 (96.15%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (64.10%) Tivoli
4 49 (62.82%) Cobbler
5 34 (43.59%) Ansible
6 7 (8.97%) Terraform
7 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 76 (97.44%) Oracle
2 67 (85.90%) EnterpriseDB
3 34 (43.59%) Microsoft
4 32 (41.03%) Red Hat
5 7 (8.97%) VMware
6 3 (3.85%) Google
7 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago