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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 250 294 308
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +14
Permanent jobs citing Xen 15 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 1.97% 1.94% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 9
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
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
760 1236 1015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.39% 11.90% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 663 1074 922
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 22 (70.97%) Linux
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 19 (61.29%) DevOps
3 18 (58.06%) Ansible
4 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (48.39%) Windows
5 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
6 14 (45.16%) Fintech
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
7 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (41.94%) KVM
8 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (38.71%) Firewall
9 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
10 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
10 9 (29.03%) ITIL
10 9 (29.03%) Unix
10 9 (29.03%) Python
10 9 (29.03%) LAMP
10 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (29.03%) vSphere
11 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
11 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
11 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
11 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
11 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 8 (25.81%) OpenStack
1 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
2 7 (22.58%) CloudStack
2 7 (22.58%) JBoss
2 7 (22.58%) WebLogic
3 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
4 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (12.90%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (6.45%) nginx
6 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (3.23%) IIS
7 1 (3.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
5 2 (6.45%) HTTP
6 1 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) IPsec
6 1 (3.23%) LDAP
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) NAS
6 1 (3.23%) Skype
6 1 (3.23%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) Big Data
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
2 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Subversion
3 1 (3.23%) JConsole
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
1 6 (19.35%) Law
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Linux Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 13 (41.94%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Server Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) VMWare Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Business Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) LAMP
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Fintech
2 5 (16.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Unix
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.90%) VMS
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) DevOps
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (29.03%) ITIL
5 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
6 7 (22.58%) DSDM
6 7 (22.58%) OWASP
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (22.58%) RUP
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
7 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
7 5 (16.13%) Network Design
8 4 (12.90%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (12.90%) Build Automation
8 4 (12.90%) Wealth Management
9 1 (3.23%) Analytics
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) Line Management
9 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Bash Shell
2 9 (29.03%) Python
2 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
3 7 (22.58%) Ruby
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) C
6 1 (3.23%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) CCNP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) VCP5
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) KVM
3 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
4 9 (29.03%) vSphere
5 7 (22.58%) XenServer
6 5 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.13%) XenApp
7 4 (12.90%) XenDesktop
8 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
9 1 (3.23%) NFS
9 1 (3.23%) Samba
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (61.29%) Puppet
2 18 (58.06%) Ansible
3 8 (25.81%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (22.58%) Cobbler
4 7 (22.58%) Salt
4 7 (22.58%) Terraform
4 7 (22.58%) Tivoli
5 3 (9.68%) SCCM
6 1 (3.23%) Graphite
6 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (3.23%) Nagios
6 1 (3.23%) Pingdom
6 1 (3.23%) SCOM
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Red Hat
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) EnterpriseDB
4 7 (22.58%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Bloomberg
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Google
7 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.23%) PlateSpin
7 1 (3.23%) Polycom
7 1 (3.23%) Reuters
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago