The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 216 248 251
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +3
Permanent jobs citing Xen 48 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.68% 0.20% 0.044%
As % of the System Software category 5.45% 1.56% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 12 3
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% +38.39%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
Xen
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
881 961 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 12.54% 13.12% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 706 759 637
Average salary £35,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
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 East of England

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Xen
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Xen Salary Trend in the East of England

Xen
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram in the East of England

Xen
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Cambridgeshire +38 36 £43,000 +32.30% 3
Hertfordshire +13 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 57 (90.48%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 38 (60.32%) Firewall
4 34 (53.97%) Penetration Testing
5 31 (49.21%) SaaS
6 30 (47.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 29 (46.03%) Data Protection
7 29 (46.03%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (42.86%) Information Governance
8 27 (42.86%) Information Security
8 27 (42.86%) Legal
9 26 (41.27%) Intrusion Detection
9 26 (41.27%) Risk Analysis
9 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
11 15 (23.81%) CentOS
11 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (23.81%) VMware
11 15 (23.81%) ITIL
12 14 (22.22%) SQL
12 14 (22.22%) SSL
12 14 (22.22%) Replication
13 13 (20.63%) Perl
13 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
14 12 (19.05%) Citrix
14 12 (19.05%) SAN
14 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
15 10 (15.87%) KVM
15 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
15 10 (15.87%) DNS

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (12.70%) Apache
2 6 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.35%) JBoss
3 4 (6.35%) Joomla!
3 4 (6.35%) Moodle
3 4 (6.35%) nginx
3 4 (6.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (49.21%) SaaS
2 29 (46.03%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (12.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (9.52%) Office 365
5 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Firewall
2 26 (41.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (22.22%) SSL
4 12 (19.05%) SAN
5 10 (15.87%) DNS
5 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
6 8 (12.70%) VLAN
6 8 (12.70%) VPN
7 6 (9.52%) DHCP
7 6 (9.52%) LAN
7 6 (9.52%) NAS
7 6 (9.52%) WAN
8 4 (6.35%) FTP
8 4 (6.35%) IMAP
8 4 (6.35%) POP3
8 4 (6.35%) SMTP
8 4 (6.35%) SSH
9 2 (3.17%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.70%) MySQL
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (42.86%) Legal
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Information Security Specialist
1 26 (41.27%) Information Specialist
1 26 (41.27%) Security Specialist
2 14 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 9 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Project Engineer
4 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Support
5 5 (7.94%) Unix Support Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Development Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (6.35%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Web Hosting Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) LAMP
2 4 (6.35%) Alternative PHP Cache
2 4 (6.35%) LAPP Stack
2 4 (6.35%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Replication
2 6 (9.52%) Algorithms
2 6 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 6 (9.52%) Cryptography
2 6 (9.52%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.59%) Verilog
4 1 (1.59%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Linux
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 15 (23.81%) CentOS
4 12 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (7.94%) Unix
9 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) Penetration Testing
2 30 (47.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 29 (46.03%) Data Protection
4 27 (42.86%) Information Governance
4 27 (42.86%) Information Security
5 26 (41.27%) Risk Analysis
6 15 (23.81%) ITIL
7 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
7 8 (12.70%) Load Balancing
8 6 (9.52%) DevOps
8 6 (9.52%) Threat Modelling
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL V3
9 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Secure Coding
9 4 (6.35%) Security Architecture
9 4 (6.35%) Time Management
9 4 (6.35%) Use Case
9 4 (6.35%) Vulnerability Management
10 2 (3.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.16%) Bash Shell
2 14 (22.22%) SQL
3 13 (20.63%) Perl
4 10 (15.87%) Java
5 7 (11.11%) C
6 6 (9.52%) C++
6 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.52%) VBA
7 4 (6.35%) PHP
7 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 4 (6.35%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 6 (9.52%) MCSA
2 6 (9.52%) MCSE
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.35%) LPIC
3 4 (6.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (41.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.87%) HIPAA
2 10 (15.87%) SLA
3 6 (9.52%) FIPS 140-2
4 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.59%) JTAG
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (15.87%) KVM
3 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
3 8 (12.70%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.70%) iptables
4 6 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 6 (9.52%) VirtualBox
4 6 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.52%) XenApp
5 4 (6.35%) Firmware
5 4 (6.35%) LXC
5 4 (6.35%) Postfix
5 4 (6.35%) Sendmail
5 4 (6.35%) Varnish
6 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.35%) Ansible
2 4 (6.35%) Cacti
2 4 (6.35%) cPanel
2 4 (6.35%) HAProxy
2 4 (6.35%) Nagios
2 4 (6.35%) Puppet
2 4 (6.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) VMware
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat
3 12 (19.05%) Citrix
4 6 (9.52%) Apple
4 6 (9.52%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) Dell
4 6 (9.52%) Fujitsu
4 6 (9.52%) HP
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.52%) SonicWALL
5 4 (6.35%) SaltStack
5 4 (6.35%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
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