The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 247 294 335
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +41
Permanent jobs citing Xen 19 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.29% 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 2.34% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 9
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -17.52%
Xen
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
789 1327 1162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.18% 12.57% 9.36%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1139 1063
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Xen
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Xen Salary Trend in the City of London

Xen
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram in the City of London

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 26 (76.47%) Puppet
3 22 (64.71%) Unix
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
4 21 (61.76%) Configuration Management
4 21 (61.76%) Ansible
4 21 (61.76%) DevOps
5 20 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
6 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
7 18 (52.94%) Bash Shell
8 17 (50.00%) LAMP
8 17 (50.00%) VMware
8 17 (50.00%) Python
8 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (44.12%) WebSphere
10 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (44.12%) SQL
10 15 (44.12%) Oracle
10 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
10 15 (44.12%) Disaster Recovery
10 15 (44.12%) Firewall
10 15 (44.12%) Salt
10 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (41.18%) KVM
11 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
11 14 (41.18%) vSphere
11 14 (41.18%) Cobbler

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (44.12%) WebSphere
2 14 (41.18%) CloudStack
2 14 (41.18%) JBoss
2 14 (41.18%) OpenStack
2 14 (41.18%) WebLogic
3 11 (32.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (20.59%) Apache
5 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (5.88%) nginx
7 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.94%) IIS
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 7 (20.59%) DNS
3 5 (14.71%) Internet
3 5 (14.71%) MRTG
3 5 (14.71%) SAN
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) LDAP
7 1 (2.94%) FCoE
7 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.94%) LAN
7 1 (2.94%) Multicast
7 1 (2.94%) NAS
7 1 (2.94%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.94%) Skype
7 1 (2.94%) WAN
7 1 (2.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.82%) Big Data
4 1 (2.94%) HBase
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
1 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
1 14 (41.18%) Subversion
1 14 (41.18%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.88%) JConsole
2 2 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Law
3 5 (14.71%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 11 (32.35%) Administrator
3 11 (32.35%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (29.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (17.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix Server Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
7 4 (11.76%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 4 (11.76%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) LAMP
2 14 (41.18%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Rendezvous
3 1 (2.94%) Ultra Messaging
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Fintech
2 5 (14.71%) Wiki
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (11.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (82.35%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Unix
3 21 (61.76%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (14.71%) CentOS
5 5 (14.71%) FreeBSD
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) VMS
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Configuration Management
1 21 (61.76%) DevOps
2 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (44.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (44.12%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (41.18%) DSDM
4 14 (41.18%) OWASP
4 14 (41.18%) RUP
4 14 (41.18%) Scrum
5 12 (35.29%) ITIL
6 11 (32.35%) Auto-Scaling
6 11 (32.35%) Build Automation
7 7 (20.59%) Analytics
8 4 (11.76%) Wealth Management
9 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
9 2 (5.88%) Memory Management
9 2 (5.88%) Release Management
10 1 (2.94%) Line Management
10 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) Bash Shell
2 17 (50.00%) Python
3 15 (44.12%) Shell Script
3 15 (44.12%) SQL
4 14 (41.18%) Ruby
5 8 (23.53%) Perl
6 5 (14.71%) C
6 5 (14.71%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) KVM
1 14 (41.18%) vSphere
1 14 (41.18%) XenServer
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 5 (14.71%) oVirt
4 5 (14.71%) Postfix
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
5 4 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (11.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.82%) NFS
7 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.88%) Samba
8 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (2.94%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 26 (76.47%) Puppet
2 21 (61.76%) Ansible
3 17 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (44.12%) Salt
5 14 (41.18%) Cobbler
5 14 (41.18%) Terraform
5 14 (41.18%) Tivoli
6 7 (20.59%) Nagios
7 5 (14.71%) Munin
8 2 (5.88%) SCCM
9 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
1 19 (55.88%) Red Hat
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (44.12%) Oracle
4 14 (41.18%) EnterpriseDB
5 6 (17.65%) Citrix
6 5 (14.71%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
7 1 (2.94%) DataSynapse
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Intel
7 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) Polycom
7 1 (2.94%) Reuters
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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