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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 278 305 306
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 40 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.14% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.39% 1.64% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 29
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,500 £51,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
1180 978 1174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.28% 8.39% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 854 1055
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

Xen Salary Histogram in the City of London

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 52 (81.25%) VMware
2 51 (79.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (76.56%) Linux
4 41 (64.06%) MySQL
5 40 (62.50%) Oracle
5 40 (62.50%) Apache
6 38 (59.38%) Citrix
7 35 (54.69%) Tomcat
8 34 (53.13%) Nagios
9 33 (51.56%) Ruby
10 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (50.00%) ZABBIX
10 32 (50.00%) KVM
11 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
12 30 (46.88%) nginx
12 30 (46.88%) Bash Shell
12 30 (46.88%) Ubuntu
12 30 (46.88%) Puppet
13 29 (45.31%) Ansible
13 29 (45.31%) Salt
13 29 (45.31%) CentOS
13 29 (45.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (45.31%) Python
13 29 (45.31%) Perl
13 29 (45.31%) ITIL
14 28 (43.75%) JBoss
14 28 (43.75%) DB2
14 28 (43.75%) WebLogic
14 28 (43.75%) Cacti
14 28 (43.75%) BIG-IP

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 40 (62.50%) Apache
2 35 (54.69%) Tomcat
3 30 (46.88%) nginx
4 28 (43.75%) WebLogic
5 8 (12.50%) IIS
5 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.25%) Node.js
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Joyent
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (43.75%) BIG-IP
1 28 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 28 (43.75%) NetScaler
2 7 (10.94%) VoIP
2 7 (10.94%) WAN
2 7 (10.94%) VPN
2 7 (10.94%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (9.38%) LDAP
4 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 5 (7.81%) NAS
4 5 (7.81%) SSH
5 4 (6.25%) SSL
6 2 (3.13%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) HTTP
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (1.56%) SAN
7 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.56%) SMTP
7 1 (1.56%) DHCP
7 1 (1.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (64.06%) MySQL
2 28 (43.75%) DB2
3 12 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (15.63%) Hadoop
5 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) Big Data
6 4 (6.25%) Riak
6 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
2 4 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.13%) JIRA
3 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.56%) Redmine
4 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) Administrator
2 29 (45.31%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (20.31%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (17.19%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Virtualisation Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Customer Support Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Customer Engineer
9 4 (6.25%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
11 2 (3.13%) Technical Manager
12 1 (1.56%) Cloud Engineer
12 1 (1.56%) Citrix Support Specialist
12 1 (1.56%) Web Hosting Engineer
12 1 (1.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) XML
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.56%) REST
3 1 (1.56%) LAMP
3 1 (1.56%) JSON
3 1 (1.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Clustering
2 6 (9.38%) iPad
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 49 (76.56%) Linux
2 30 (46.88%) Ubuntu
3 29 (45.31%) CentOS
3 29 (45.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (25.00%) Windows
5 10 (15.63%) UNIX
6 6 (9.38%) Android
7 5 (7.81%) Solaris
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) HPUX
9 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) ITIL
3 28 (43.75%) Statistical Analysis
3 28 (43.75%) Load Balancing
4 9 (14.06%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (14.06%) Business Continuity
5 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.56%) Line Management
7 1 (1.56%) DevOps
7 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.56%) B2B
7 1 (1.56%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.56%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (1.56%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (51.56%) Ruby
2 30 (46.88%) Bash Shell
3 29 (45.31%) Python
3 29 (45.31%) Perl
4 5 (7.81%) PHP
5 4 (6.25%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (15.63%) MCITP
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 51 (79.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (50.00%) KVM
3 10 (15.63%) vCloud
4 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
5 4 (6.25%) NFS
5 4 (6.25%) VirtualBox
6 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.13%) vSphere
8 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.56%) XenApp
8 1 (1.56%) XenServer
8 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (53.13%) Nagios
2 32 (50.00%) ZABBIX
3 30 (46.88%) Puppet
4 29 (45.31%) Ansible
4 29 (45.31%) Salt
5 28 (43.75%) Cacti
5 28 (43.75%) CFEngine
6 4 (6.25%) Munin
7 3 (4.69%) OpenView
8 2 (3.13%) SCOM
8 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.56%) XenMobile
9 1 (1.56%) StatsD
9 1 (1.56%) Plesk
9 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) VMware
2 40 (62.50%) Oracle
3 38 (59.38%) Citrix
4 31 (48.44%) Red Hat
5 28 (43.75%) JBoss
5 28 (43.75%) F5
6 8 (12.50%) Cisco
7 7 (10.94%) EMC
8 6 (9.38%) HP
9 5 (7.81%) NetApp
10 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.56%) SoftLayer
11 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.56%) IBM
11 1 (1.56%) Veeam
11 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago