The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 100 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 7 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.48% - 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 4.27% - 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
Xen
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
164 139 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.25% 7.88% 10.18%
Number of salaries quoted 122 114 139
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £53,272 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Xen
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Xen Salary Trend in Cambridge

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 15 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) C
2 12 (75.00%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) MySQL
4 8 (50.00%) Perl
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (50.00%) KVM
5 7 (43.75%) VirtualBox
5 7 (43.75%) CAPI
5 7 (43.75%) C++
5 7 (43.75%) Cryptography
5 7 (43.75%) Ruby
6 5 (31.25%) Statistics
6 5 (31.25%) Informatics
6 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
6 5 (31.25%) Physics
6 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
6 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
6 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Games
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) OO

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MySQL
1 8 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) CouchDB
2 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (31.25%) Neo4j
2 5 (31.25%) MariaDB
2 5 (31.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Multimedia
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Security Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) POSIX
1 5 (31.25%) HTML5
1 5 (31.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 7 (43.75%) Cryptography
3 5 (31.25%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (31.25%) Statistics
3 5 (31.25%) Informatics
3 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 5 (31.25%) Physics
3 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 3 (18.75%) Replication
5 2 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) CAPI
3 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 5 (31.25%) Memory Management
3 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
3 5 (31.25%) Bioinformatics
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) OOD
3 5 (31.25%) Extreme Programming
3 5 (31.25%) Data Protection
3 5 (31.25%) Hidden Markov Model
3 5 (31.25%) Game Theory
3 5 (31.25%) Gibbs Sampling
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) C
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
4 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 7 (43.75%) C++
5 5 (31.25%) R
5 5 (31.25%) Go
5 5 (31.25%) Haskell
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) RHCE
2 3 (18.75%) LPIC
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) KVM
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) VirtualBox
3 5 (31.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 5 (31.25%) Docker
3 5 (31.25%) LXC
4 3 (18.75%) iptables
4 3 (18.75%) Postfix
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Mesos
2 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (31.25%) Pegasus
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Sun
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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