The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 54 - 43
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.49% - 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 20.83% - 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Xen
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
24 35 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.14% 8.93% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 32
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Xen
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Xen Salary Trend in Bedford

Xen
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Xen Salary Histogram in Bedford

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xen.

1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Snort
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) VCP5
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Snort
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Intel
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware