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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 119 118 124
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Xen 18 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.97% 0.78% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 9.89% 6.99% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 1
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
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
182 229 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 9.81% 11.21% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 165 166 133
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram in Bristol

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (67.50%) Linux
3 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
4 25 (62.50%) Artifactory
4 25 (62.50%) Docker
4 25 (62.50%) Digital Media
4 25 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 25 (62.50%) Java
4 25 (62.50%) Ant
4 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 24 (60.00%) Python
6 23 (57.50%) OpenStack
7 22 (55.00%) Unix
8 17 (42.50%) VMware
8 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (37.50%) Firewall
9 15 (37.50%) Shell Script
9 15 (37.50%) LAMP
9 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
9 15 (37.50%) DevOps
9 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (32.50%) Google
10 13 (32.50%) Haskell
10 13 (32.50%) Erlang
10 13 (32.50%) Scala
10 13 (32.50%) Google App Engine
10 13 (32.50%) OO

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 23 (57.50%) OpenStack
2 10 (25.00%) CloudStack
2 10 (25.00%) JBoss
2 10 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 10 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (12.50%) Apache
3 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 28 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (32.50%) Google App Engine
2 13 (32.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (37.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (67.50%) Jenkins
3 25 (62.50%) Ant
3 25 (62.50%) Artifactory
3 25 (62.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (30.00%) Gradle
4 12 (30.00%) Hudson
4 12 (30.00%) Maven
5 10 (25.00%) Subversion
5 10 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 5 (12.50%) Selenium
6 5 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 14 (35.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (32.50%) Scala Software Engineer
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Linux Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Unix Developer
4 10 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (22.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (12.50%) Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) LAMP
2 10 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 22 (55.00%) Unix
3 15 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 15 (37.50%) DevOps
3 13 (32.50%) Functional Programming
3 13 (32.50%) OO
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 10 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (25.00%) DSDM
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (25.00%) OWASP
4 10 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (25.00%) RUP
4 10 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Java
2 24 (60.00%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 15 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 13 (32.50%) Clojure
4 13 (32.50%) Erlang
4 13 (32.50%) Go
4 13 (32.50%) Haskell
4 13 (32.50%) Scala
5 10 (25.00%) Ruby
5 10 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Docker
2 17 (42.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (32.50%) LXC
4 10 (25.00%) vSphere
4 10 (25.00%) XenServer
5 5 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (25.00%) Ansible
2 10 (25.00%) Cobbler
2 10 (25.00%) Puppet
2 10 (25.00%) Salt
2 10 (25.00%) Terraform
2 10 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) VMware
2 13 (32.50%) Google
3 10 (25.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) Red Hat