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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 277 307 289
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs citing Xen 37 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.82% 1.54% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 24
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
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
1310 1036 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 12.59% 9.26% 9.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 937 959
Average salary £47,750 £46,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.68% -7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram in the City of London

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 47 (92.16%) VMware
2 44 (86.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (78.43%) Windows
4 39 (76.47%) Citrix
5 35 (68.63%) Cisco
5 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
6 25 (49.02%) Finance
7 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
8 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
9 20 (39.22%) XenApp
9 20 (39.22%) MCSE
9 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (37.25%) Reuters
10 19 (37.25%) Blackberry
11 18 (35.29%) Wyse
11 18 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (35.29%) MCSA
11 18 (35.29%) FactSet
12 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
13 13 (25.49%) Firewall
14 12 (23.53%) Linux
14 12 (23.53%) NetApp
14 12 (23.53%) DNS
15 11 (21.57%) DHCP
15 11 (21.57%) AppSense
16 10 (19.61%) Network Security
17 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
17 9 (17.65%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (11.76%) Apache
5 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.88%) JBoss
7 2 (3.92%) IIS
7 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.92%) nginx
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.96%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) RMDS
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.80%) Route 53
3 3 (5.88%) IaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Firewall
2 12 (23.53%) DNS
3 11 (21.57%) DHCP
4 10 (19.61%) Network Security
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 5 (9.80%) SAN
6 5 (9.80%) L2TP
6 5 (9.80%) PPTP
6 5 (9.80%) IPsec
6 5 (9.80%) OpenVPN
7 4 (7.84%) iSCSI
7 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (7.84%) LAN
7 4 (7.84%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) HTTP
8 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.96%) SMTP
9 1 (1.96%) LDAP
9 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 5 (9.80%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) HBase
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.96%) Hudson
3 1 (1.96%) MSI
3 1 (1.96%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Law
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Support Engineer
1 19 (37.25%) Desktop Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 18 (35.29%) Desktop Support
3 8 (15.69%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (15.69%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Network Technician
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Technician
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Technician
6 4 (7.84%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) Data Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Virtualisation Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Senior Architect
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 2 (3.92%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.92%) Lucene
3 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.96%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) XSLT
3 1 (1.96%) Rendezvous
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Blackberry
2 6 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.92%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) DTV
6 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Linux
3 9 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon Linux
5 4 (7.84%) UNIX
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.88%) CentOS
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Debian
8 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 2 (3.92%) Change Management
4 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) Time Management
5 1 (1.96%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Web Services Management
5 1 (1.96%) Migration
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL
5 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.96%) DNA
5 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.96%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) Python
2 8 (15.69%) PHP
3 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.84%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) Ruby
6 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.92%) SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Java
7 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) MCSE
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (35.29%) MCSA
3 5 (9.80%) Degree
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (86.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
3 21 (41.18%) Hyper-V
4 20 (39.22%) XenApp
5 8 (15.69%) KVM
6 4 (7.84%) vSphere
7 2 (3.92%) Apache Flume
7 2 (3.92%) XenServer
7 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.96%) SRDF
8 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Nagios
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
1 2 (3.92%) Puppet
1 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.92%) logstash
1 2 (3.92%) Graylog
1 2 (3.92%) Linux-HA
2 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.96%) XenMobile
2 1 (1.96%) OpenView
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 47 (92.16%) VMware
2 39 (76.47%) Citrix
3 35 (68.63%) Cisco
4 23 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 19 (37.25%) Reuters
6 18 (35.29%) Wyse
6 18 (35.29%) FactSet
7 12 (23.53%) NetApp
8 11 (21.57%) AppSense
9 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 5 (9.80%) HP
11 4 (7.84%) Oracle
12 2 (3.92%) EMC
12 2 (3.92%) Veritas
12 2 (3.92%) Avaya
12 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.96%) 29West
13 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg
13 1 (1.96%) Mitel
13 1 (1.96%) DataSynapse
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago