The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 128 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.43% -
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £43,000 £38,564 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
223 279 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.66% 13.29% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 183 218 195
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £29,143
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Xen
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Cambridge -2 4 £43,000 +11.50%
Xen
East of England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (79.07%) Windows
3 33 (76.74%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (69.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 30 (69.77%) Data Protection
5 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (62.79%) Legal
5 27 (62.79%) Information Security
5 27 (62.79%) SaaS
5 27 (62.79%) Information Governance
6 26 (60.47%) Firewall
6 26 (60.47%) Risk Analysis
6 26 (60.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (60.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 11 (25.58%) ITIL
8 10 (23.26%) HIPAA
9 9 (20.93%) CentOS
9 9 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (20.93%) Perl
9 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
9 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
9 9 (20.93%) KVM
10 8 (18.60%) Java
10 8 (18.60%) Degree
11 5 (11.63%) Unix
12 4 (9.30%) Fuzz Testing
12 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
12 4 (9.30%) LXC
12 4 (9.30%) iptables
12 4 (9.30%) Threat Modelling

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (9.30%) Apache
1 4 (9.30%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (62.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) Firewall
1 26 (60.47%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (9.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MySQL
1 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (62.79%) Legal
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Information Security Specialist
1 26 (60.47%) Information Specialist
1 26 (60.47%) Security Specialist
2 9 (20.93%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Linux Support
2 9 (20.93%) Linux Support Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Unix Support
3 5 (11.63%) Unix Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Development Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Hardware Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Linux Specialist
4 4 (9.30%) Security Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Specialist
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Linux Support
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) LAMP
1 4 (9.30%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Algorithms
1 4 (9.30%) Cryptography
1 4 (9.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (79.07%) Windows
3 9 (20.93%) CentOS
3 9 (20.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Unix
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (69.77%) Data Protection
2 30 (69.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 27 (62.79%) Information Governance
3 27 (62.79%) Information Security
4 26 (60.47%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (25.58%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.30%) Fuzz Testing
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Secure Coding
6 4 (9.30%) Security Architecture
6 4 (9.30%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (9.30%) Use Case
6 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.93%) Bash Shell
1 9 (20.93%) Perl
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 4 (9.30%) C
3 4 (9.30%) C++
3 4 (9.30%) Ruby
3 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) LPIC
2 4 (9.30%) RHCE
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (60.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (23.26%) HIPAA
3 4 (9.30%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) KVM
2 4 (9.30%) Firmware
2 4 (9.30%) iptables
2 4 (9.30%) LXC
2 4 (9.30%) Postfix
2 4 (9.30%) VirtualBox
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) HAProxy
1 4 (9.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Red Hat
2 4 (9.30%) Sun
2 4 (9.30%) VMware