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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 303 317 318
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.048% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 2.08% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 25 8
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £42,500 £43,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
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
895 1250 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.63% 9.88% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1105 877
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 37 (90.24%) VMware
2 34 (82.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (70.73%) Citrix
4 28 (68.29%) Windows
5 27 (65.85%) Cisco
6 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
7 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
8 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
9 17 (41.46%) Finance
9 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
10 14 (34.15%) XenApp
11 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (31.71%) DNS
11 13 (31.71%) MCSE
11 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (29.27%) NetApp
12 12 (29.27%) Reuters
12 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
12 12 (29.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (26.83%) Firewall
13 11 (26.83%) Wyse
13 11 (26.83%) AppSense
13 11 (26.83%) MCSA
13 11 (26.83%) DHCP
13 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
13 11 (26.83%) FactSet
14 10 (24.39%) Network Security
15 8 (19.51%) Linux
16 7 (17.07%) Python
16 7 (17.07%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (29.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (14.63%) Apache
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.32%) JBoss
6 2 (4.88%) nginx
6 2 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) IaaS
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.32%) Route 53
4 2 (4.88%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) Office 365
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) DNS
2 11 (26.83%) DHCP
2 11 (26.83%) Firewall
3 10 (24.39%) Network Security
4 5 (12.20%) VPN
5 3 (7.32%) OpenVPN
5 3 (7.32%) IPsec
5 3 (7.32%) L2TP
5 3 (7.32%) PPTP
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) WAN
6 2 (4.88%) SSL
7 1 (2.44%) SAN
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) SSH
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) SMTP
7 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) MSI
3 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Support Engineer
1 12 (29.27%) Desktop Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Desktop Support
2 11 (26.83%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Network Technician
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Technician
4 5 (12.20%) Senior Network Technician
5 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Virtualisation Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Trainer
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (4.88%) Lucene
3 1 (2.44%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Blackberry
2 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.76%) Private Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Clustering
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.88%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.44%) Replication
6 1 (2.44%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) CentOS
4 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) Debian
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (9.76%) Migration
2 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
2 2 (4.88%) SDLC
2 2 (4.88%) Project Management
2 2 (4.88%) Change Management
2 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL
3 1 (2.44%) DNA
3 1 (2.44%) Time Management
3 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (2.44%) Analytics
3 1 (2.44%) DevOps
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Python
2 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
2 6 (14.63%) Perl
2 6 (14.63%) PHP
3 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.32%) Ruby
5 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
6 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) MCSE
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (26.83%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (82.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
3 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
4 14 (34.15%) XenApp
5 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) KVM
6 2 (4.88%) Apache Flume
6 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (4.88%) XenServer
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Puppet
1 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (4.88%) Nagios
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) logstash
2 2 (4.88%) Graylog
2 2 (4.88%) Linux-HA
3 1 (2.44%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (90.24%) VMware
2 29 (70.73%) Citrix
3 27 (65.85%) Cisco
4 25 (60.98%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) NetApp
5 12 (29.27%) Reuters
6 11 (26.83%) AppSense
6 11 (26.83%) Wyse
6 11 (26.83%) FactSet
7 7 (17.07%) Red Hat
8 5 (12.20%) HP
9 4 (9.76%) PlateSpin
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
11 2 (4.88%) Dell
11 2 (4.88%) EMC
11 2 (4.88%) Avaya
11 2 (4.88%) Veritas
12 1 (2.44%) IBM
12 1 (2.44%) Apple
12 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
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