The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 100 85 116
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Xen 4 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 1.96% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% 15.15% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 29 4
Median salary £80,000 £43,000 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year
+86.04% +11.50%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+47.05% +6.25%

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
158 198 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.34% 12.92% 14.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131 128 171
Median salary £41,500 £35,088 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.27% -9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £66,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Xen.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) LLVM
2 3 (60.00%) GCC
2 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (60.00%) QEMU
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) KVM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Life Science
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Brocade
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) Legal

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) GCC
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LLVM
2 1 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Life Science
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) QEMU
2 2 (40.00%) KVM
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade