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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 248 235 223
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Xen 9 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 1.13% 2.22% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 21 23
Average salary £54,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
794 944 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.84% 12.33% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 635 757 618
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +22 6 £43,500 +24.28% 1
Hertfordshire -2 3 £65,000 +30.00% 1
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) C
4 10 (41.67%) C++
4 10 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) Python
4 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 10 (41.67%) Cryptography
4 10 (41.67%) CAPI
4 10 (41.67%) VirtualBox
4 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 8 (33.33%) Replication
6 8 (33.33%) SSL
6 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (29.17%) Cisco
7 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
7 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (29.17%) Scrum
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) XenApp
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) SAN
8 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (25.00%) SLA
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) Apache
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) WordPress
2 2 (8.33%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Moodle
2 2 (8.33%) Joomla!
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) SSL
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 5 (20.83%) VLAN
5 4 (16.67%) NAS
5 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
5 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 2 (8.33%) POP3
6 2 (8.33%) SMTP
6 2 (8.33%) FTP
6 2 (8.33%) IMAP
6 2 (8.33%) SSH
7 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (20.83%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) LAMP
1 2 (8.33%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Cryptography
1 10 (41.67%) Algorithms
2 8 (33.33%) Replication
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 4 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (16.67%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.33%) DTV
4 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (25.00%) Linux
5 4 (16.67%) CentOS
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) CAPI
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Data Protection
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) C
2 10 (41.67%) C++
2 10 (41.67%) Python
3 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) VBA
5 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) PHP
6 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
2 3 (12.50%) MCSA
2 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) LPIC
3 2 (8.33%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) VirtualBox
3 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (29.17%) XenApp
5 4 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (16.67%) iptables
6 2 (8.33%) Varnish
6 2 (8.33%) KVM
6 2 (8.33%) Postfix
6 2 (8.33%) Sendmail
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) HAProxy
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Salt
2 2 (8.33%) cPanel
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
2 2 (8.33%) Cacti
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) Dell
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) Apple
4 4 (16.67%) Fujitsu
4 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 2 (8.33%) SaltStack
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
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Salary: to £40k + stock options
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