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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 238 274 228
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -46
Permanent jobs citing Xen 17 13 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 1.62% 1.23% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 35
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £40,000 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
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
1049 1057 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 13.66% 12.15% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 783 884 839
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%

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 7 May 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 7 May 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
Hertfordshire +11 8 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £38,564 -
Essex +2 1 £22,000 -48.23%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 19 (65.52%) Windows
1 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
3 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
4 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 13 (44.83%) Linux
6 12 (41.38%) MySQL
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
7 11 (37.93%) Perl
7 11 (37.93%) DNS
8 10 (34.48%) ITIL
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco
9 9 (31.03%) SAN
9 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 9 (31.03%) WAN
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
10 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
10 8 (27.59%) KVM
10 8 (27.59%) LAN
10 8 (27.59%) Java
10 8 (27.59%) MS Office
10 8 (27.59%) SSL
10 8 (27.59%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 16 (55.17%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (27.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (20.69%) Apache
5 5 (17.24%) OpenStack
6 3 (10.34%) Joomla!
6 3 (10.34%) JBoss
6 3 (10.34%) nginx
6 3 (10.34%) Moodle
6 3 (10.34%) WordPress
6 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (55.17%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) DNS
3 9 (31.03%) SAN
3 9 (31.03%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) LAN
4 8 (27.59%) SSL
5 7 (24.14%) MPLS
6 6 (20.69%) DSL
6 6 (20.69%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) BIG-IP
7 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
8 4 (13.79%) SMTP
8 4 (13.79%) VPN
9 3 (10.34%) VLAN
9 3 (10.34%) IMAP
9 3 (10.34%) SSH
9 3 (10.34%) FTP
9 3 (10.34%) POP3
9 3 (10.34%) NAS
10 1 (3.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
2 8 (27.59%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) MariaDB
3 5 (17.24%) Neo4j
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.24%) CouchDB
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.24%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
2 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Administrator
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) POSIX
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) HTML5
1 5 (17.24%) REST
2 4 (13.79%) LAMP
3 3 (10.34%) Alternative PHP Cache
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Blackberry
1 8 (27.59%) Replication
2 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.69%) Fat Client
2 6 (20.69%) Thin Client
2 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.24%) Physics
3 5 (17.24%) Statistics
3 5 (17.24%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (17.24%) Algorithms
3 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 5 (17.24%) Informatics
4 3 (10.34%) Clustering
5 2 (6.90%) FMCG
5 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (6.90%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
1 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (44.83%) Linux
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 6 (20.69%) CentOS
6 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.90%) UNIX
8 1 (3.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 6 (20.69%) Performance Management
3 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (20.69%) BCP
3 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
3 6 (20.69%) ITSM
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Extreme Programming
4 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
4 5 (17.24%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) OOD
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) Hidden Markov Model
4 5 (17.24%) Game Theory
4 5 (17.24%) Gibbs Sampling
4 5 (17.24%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Perl
2 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Ruby
5 5 (17.24%) Python
5 5 (17.24%) C
5 5 (17.24%) Go
5 5 (17.24%) R
5 5 (17.24%) Haskell
6 4 (13.79%) PHP
7 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
8 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) LPIC
2 3 (10.34%) RHCE
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.45%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 8 (27.59%) KVM
5 7 (24.14%) XenApp
6 6 (20.69%) iptables
6 6 (20.69%) NLBS
7 5 (17.24%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (17.24%) Docker
7 5 (17.24%) LXC
8 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
8 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
8 3 (10.34%) Postfix
8 3 (10.34%) Sendmail
8 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (10.34%) Varnish
9 2 (6.90%) vSphere
10 1 (3.45%) Snort
10 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) WSUS
2 5 (17.24%) Mesos
3 4 (13.79%) Nagios
4 3 (10.34%) Cacti
4 3 (10.34%) SCCM
4 3 (10.34%) SCOM
4 3 (10.34%) cPanel
5 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
5 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (31.03%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
6 5 (17.24%) Pegasus
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 3 (10.34%) EMC
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 2 (6.90%) Apple
8 2 (6.90%) Intel
8 2 (6.90%) SAP
8 2 (6.90%) Fujitsu
9 1 (3.45%) Sun