The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 271 222 245
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +23
Permanent jobs citing Xen 10 46 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 5.04% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 33
Average salary £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.24% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
959 912 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.07% 10.64% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 794 798 623
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Xen
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Essex -24 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hertfordshire -19 3 £45,000 -8.16%
Bedfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Apache
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) C
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) AppSense
6 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 4 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 4 (20.00%) MS Office
6 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 4 (20.00%) MySQL
6 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) DNS
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (20.00%) Apple
7 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.00%) AIX
7 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (15.00%) nginx
7 3 (15.00%) KVM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (30.00%) Apache
2 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (15.00%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (45.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (15.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (10.00%) Network Management
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITSM
3 2 (10.00%) OO
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Security Management
4 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C
2 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) AppSense
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
Essex
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