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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 300 304 326
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +22
Permanent jobs citing Xen 7 38 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.31% 0.067%
As % of the System Software category 0.81% 3.04% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £76,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.96%
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
866 1248 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.37% 10.15% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1078 861
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (54.29%) Windows
3 19 (54.29%) Citrix
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
5 13 (37.14%) DNS
5 13 (37.14%) Firewall
5 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (31.43%) DHCP
6 11 (31.43%) NetApp
7 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 10 (28.57%) AppSense
7 10 (28.57%) Network Security
8 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
8 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 9 (25.71%) IaaS
9 7 (20.00%) Python
9 7 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (17.14%) Perl
10 6 (17.14%) PHP
10 6 (17.14%) Apache
10 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
10 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (17.14%) KVM
10 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.29%) Puppet

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
1 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 4 (11.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) JBoss
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.71%) nginx
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) IaaS
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (8.57%) Route 53
4 2 (5.71%) PaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Office 365
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (37.14%) DNS
1 13 (37.14%) Firewall
2 11 (31.43%) DHCP
3 10 (28.57%) Network Security
4 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) L2TP
5 3 (8.57%) PPTP
5 3 (8.57%) IPsec
5 3 (8.57%) OpenVPN
6 2 (5.71%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) SAN
7 1 (2.86%) Internet
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
7 1 (2.86%) LDAP
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (8.57%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
3 1 (2.86%) MSI
3 1 (2.86%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 10 (28.57%) Administrator
2 6 (17.14%) Network Technician
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Technician
3 5 (14.29%) Senior Technician
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.57%) Virtualisation Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) LAMP
2 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (5.71%) Lucene
3 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.43%) Public Cloud
2 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.43%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) CentOS
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
5 3 (8.57%) Debian
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) SDLC
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) DNA
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (2.86%) Time Management
5 1 (2.86%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 6 (17.14%) Shell Script
2 6 (17.14%) Perl
2 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.57%) Ruby
5 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) KVM
5 5 (14.29%) XenApp
6 4 (11.43%) vSphere
7 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.71%) XenServer
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Flume
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 2 (5.71%) Ansible
3 2 (5.71%) logstash
3 2 (5.71%) Graylog
3 2 (5.71%) Linux-HA
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.86%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 19 (54.29%) Citrix
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco
4 11 (31.43%) NetApp
5 10 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 10 (28.57%) AppSense
6 4 (11.43%) PlateSpin
6 4 (11.43%) Reuters
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Wyse
7 3 (8.57%) FactSet
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Dell
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) Veritas
9 1 (2.86%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) Bloomberg
9 1 (2.86%) Apple
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
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