The first table below looks at the demand for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 171 164 149
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.027% 0.031% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.29% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 24
Average salary £24,000 £18,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -76.77%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
270 343 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.23% 10.75% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 224 270 293
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Xen
England

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Xen
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the East Midlands region.

Xen Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Xen
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 1 £24,000 +33.33%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 5 (83.33%) KVM
2 5 (83.33%) Billing
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) LAMP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Billing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) LAMP
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp