The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 84 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 3.06% 1.54% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Xen
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
98 130 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.26% 12.51% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 80 114 144
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Xen
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 2 £52,500 -
Luton +5 1 £42,500 -22.72%
Xen
East of England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Snort
2 3 (50.00%) LAMP
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Intel
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) ADSL
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMTP
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Administrator
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) VCP5
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (50.00%) Snort
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Intel
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco