The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank - - 105
Permanent jobs citing Xen 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.25%
As % of the System Software category - - 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,247 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-3.02% +1.84%
Xen
South West

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

System Software Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
165 142 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.21% 8.80% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 147 127 145
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £34,359
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Xen
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Xen Salary Trend in Bristol

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (80.00%) Bcfg2
2 4 (80.00%) GPFS
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) LAMP
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 4 (80.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
2 4 (80.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) GPFS
2 4 (80.00%) Samba
2 4 (80.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Bcfg2
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) SAP