The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 659 713 640
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -73
Permanent jobs citing Xen 212 167 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 1.57% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 171
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.36% +8.88%
Xen
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12321 10663 9919
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.23% 10.14% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 10295 8917 8378
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in England

Xen
Salary Trend in England

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

Xen Salary Trend in England

Xen
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram in England

Xen
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
London +105 132 £55,000 +22.22% 11
South East -30 31 £40,000 -14.89% 3
East of England +29 22 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire +2 11 £21,500 -46.25% 4
South West -16 9 - - 5
North West +4 4 - - 1
West Midlands -16 2 £24,000 -
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 294 (78.40%) VMware
2 248 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 237 (63.20%) Linux
4 217 (57.87%) Windows
5 146 (38.93%) Cisco
6 129 (34.40%) Python
7 123 (32.80%) Citrix
8 122 (32.53%) KVM
9 120 (32.00%) SAN
10 118 (31.47%) Active Directory
11 114 (30.40%) Hyper-V
12 112 (29.87%) MySQL
13 102 (27.20%) Perl
14 96 (25.60%) Microsoft
15 93 (24.80%) DNS
16 89 (23.73%) Firewall
17 88 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
18 85 (22.67%) Finance
19 84 (22.40%) Puppet
20 80 (21.33%) MS Exchange
21 79 (21.07%) UNIX
22 77 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
23 75 (20.00%) Ruby
24 74 (19.73%) Java
25 72 (19.20%) Red Hat
26 71 (18.93%) Oracle
27 70 (18.67%) NAS
28 68 (18.13%) iSCSI
29 67 (17.87%) Nagios
29 67 (17.87%) Opscode Chef

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 80 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 58 (15.47%) Apache
2 58 (15.47%) Tomcat
3 49 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (11.47%) IIS
5 32 (8.53%) OpenStack
6 26 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 26 (6.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 25 (6.67%) WebSphere
7 25 (6.67%) nginx
8 24 (6.40%) Oracle Coherence
9 23 (6.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 22 (5.87%) JBoss
11 18 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (4.00%) Lync
13 8 (2.13%) Commerce Server
13 8 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.87%) SharePoint
15 4 (1.07%) Joomla!
15 4 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 45 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.07%) MS Office
3 7 (1.87%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.13%) RMDS
2 6 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.60%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.80%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (9.07%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (5.07%) IaaS
2 19 (5.07%) PaaS
3 18 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (4.27%) Office 365
5 15 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 12 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (2.93%) Route 53
8 9 (2.40%) Google App Engine
8 9 (2.40%) SaaS
8 9 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.13%) GitHub
10 7 (1.87%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.60%) HP Helion
12 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.80%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 120 (32.00%) SAN
2 93 (24.80%) DNS
3 89 (23.73%) Firewall
4 70 (18.67%) NAS
5 68 (18.13%) iSCSI
6 62 (16.53%) HTTP
7 61 (16.27%) WAN
8 51 (13.60%) LAN
8 51 (13.60%) TCP/IP
9 45 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
10 43 (11.47%) VLAN
10 43 (11.47%) DHCP
11 32 (8.53%) VPN
11 32 (8.53%) Network Security
12 29 (7.73%) MPLS
13 28 (7.47%) Multicast
14 27 (7.20%) SMTP
15 23 (6.13%) FCoE
16 19 (5.07%) BGP
17 17 (4.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (29.87%) MySQL
2 42 (11.20%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (10.67%) SQL Server
4 22 (5.87%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.00%) MariaDB
6 15 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.47%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.20%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.13%) HBase
10 8 (2.13%) CouchDB
11 5 (1.33%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.07%) Big Data
13 3 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.80%) OLTP
13 3 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 44 (11.73%) Git (software)
2 30 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.93%) Maven
4 21 (5.60%) Hudson
4 21 (5.60%) Subversion
4 21 (5.60%) Artifactory
5 10 (2.67%) JIRA
6 9 (2.40%) Mercurial
6 9 (2.40%) Ant
7 6 (1.60%) Gradle
8 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.27%) MSI
9 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 85 (22.67%) Finance
2 22 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.00%) Advertising
4 14 (3.73%) Marketing
5 10 (2.67%) Games
6 7 (1.87%) Electronics
7 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.07%) iGaming
8 4 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.80%) Law
10 2 (0.53%) Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.27%) Front Office
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 89 (23.73%) Administrator
2 86 (22.93%) Systems Administrator
3 58 (15.47%) Linux Administrator
4 49 (13.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 36 (9.60%) Linux Engineer
6 34 (9.07%) Architect
6 34 (9.07%) Support Engineer
7 30 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 27 (7.20%) Analyst
8 27 (7.20%) Infrastructure Architect
9 25 (6.67%) Consultant
9 25 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 22 (5.87%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 22 (5.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (5.07%) Desktop Engineer
12 18 (4.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 18 (4.80%) Desktop Support
13 15 (4.00%) Network Engineer
13 15 (4.00%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.00%) Web Services
2 29 (7.73%) Middleware
3 18 (4.80%) LAMP
4 15 (4.00%) HTML
5 12 (3.20%) REST
6 11 (2.93%) XML
7 10 (2.67%) .NET
8 9 (2.40%) ActiveMQ
9 8 (2.13%) XSLT
9 8 (2.13%) Rendezvous
10 7 (1.87%) SOAP
11 5 (1.33%) POSIX
11 5 (1.33%) HTML5
12 4 (1.07%) COM
13 3 (0.80%) J2EE
13 3 (0.80%) Alternative PHP Cache
14 2 (0.53%) HornetQ
14 2 (0.53%) libvirt
14 2 (0.53%) XMPP
14 2 (0.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.07%) Open Source
2 30 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.00%) Clustering
3 27 (7.20%) Blackberry
4 26 (6.93%) Replication
5 20 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 19 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.93%) Mathematics
8 8 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.87%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.60%) DTV
10 6 (1.60%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.60%) Life Science
10 6 (1.60%) Thin Client
10 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.60%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.33%) Physics
11 5 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (1.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 237 (63.20%) Linux
2 217 (57.87%) Windows
3 88 (23.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (21.07%) UNIX
5 58 (15.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (13.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (12.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (12.00%) Ubuntu
9 41 (10.93%) CentOS
10 39 (10.40%) Solaris
11 32 (8.53%) Debian
11 32 (8.53%) Windows 7
12 10 (2.67%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (1.33%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.07%) Fedora
14 4 (1.07%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.07%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.80%) SUSE
16 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
17 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (20.53%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (13.60%) Performance Tuning
3 44 (11.73%) Load Balancing
4 41 (10.93%) DevOps
5 40 (10.67%) Configuration Management
6 33 (8.80%) ITIL
7 32 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (6.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (6.13%) Benchmarking
10 21 (5.60%) Software Engineering
11 20 (5.33%) E-Commerce
12 17 (4.53%) Release Management
13 16 (4.27%) Service Management
14 15 (4.00%) OO
15 14 (3.73%) Mentoring
16 13 (3.47%) ITSM
16 13 (3.47%) Change Management
17 11 (2.93%) People Management
18 10 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (2.40%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (34.40%) Python
2 102 (27.20%) Perl
3 75 (20.00%) Ruby
4 74 (19.73%) Java
5 64 (17.07%) Bash Shell
6 53 (14.13%) SQL
7 46 (12.27%) PHP
8 45 (12.00%) Shell Script
9 22 (5.87%) C
10 21 (5.60%) PowerShell
11 17 (4.53%) JavaScript
12 9 (2.40%) Scala
12 9 (2.40%) Clojure
13 8 (2.13%) C++
14 5 (1.33%) R
14 5 (1.33%) Golang
14 5 (1.33%) Haskell
15 4 (1.07%) AWK
16 3 (0.80%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (12.27%) Degree
2 39 (10.40%) MCSE
2 39 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 36 (9.60%) MCSA
4 33 (8.80%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (8.27%) CCNA
6 10 (2.67%) CCNP
7 9 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.33%) LPIC
9 5 (1.33%) CISSP
9 5 (1.33%) RHCE
10 4 (1.07%) MCP
10 4 (1.07%) CISA
10 4 (1.07%) CISM
10 4 (1.07%) PCI QSA
11 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.53%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.53%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.73%) PCI DSS
2 16 (4.27%) SLA
3 14 (3.73%) QA
4 8 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 248 (66.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 122 (32.53%) KVM
3 118 (31.47%) Active Directory
4 114 (30.40%) Hyper-V
5 45 (12.00%) XenApp
6 44 (11.73%) vSphere
6 44 (11.73%) NFS
7 35 (9.33%) VMware ESX
8 30 (8.00%) XenServer
9 26 (6.93%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (6.13%) SRDF
11 18 (4.80%) iptables
12 16 (4.27%) Docker
13 15 (4.00%) LXC
14 12 (3.20%) Snort
14 12 (3.20%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (2.67%) XenDesktop
16 9 (2.40%) Sendmail
16 9 (2.40%) Apache Flume
17 8 (2.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 84 (22.40%) Puppet
2 67 (17.87%) Nagios
2 67 (17.87%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (6.13%) ZABBIX
4 15 (4.00%) Cacti
5 14 (3.73%) Salt
6 13 (3.47%) Linux-HA
7 12 (3.20%) SCCM
8 11 (2.93%) logstash
9 10 (2.67%) SCOM
10 9 (2.40%) Red Hat Satellite
10 9 (2.40%) Graylog
10 9 (2.40%) Opsview
11 8 (2.13%) Graphite
11 8 (2.13%) StatsD
11 8 (2.13%) Cobbler
12 7 (1.87%) Vagrant
12 7 (1.87%) Ansible
12 7 (1.87%) WSUS
13 6 (1.60%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 294 (78.40%) VMware
2 146 (38.93%) Cisco
3 123 (32.80%) Citrix
4 96 (25.60%) Microsoft
5 72 (19.20%) Red Hat
6 71 (18.93%) Oracle
7 57 (15.20%) NetApp
8 51 (13.60%) HP
9 43 (11.47%) EMC
10 30 (8.00%) Intel
11 29 (7.73%) IBM
12 25 (6.67%) Wyse
13 24 (6.40%) Dell
13 24 (6.40%) Juniper
14 21 (5.60%) Reuters
15 19 (5.07%) Riverbed
16 18 (4.80%) FactSet
17 15 (4.00%) Google
18 13 (3.47%) Rackspace
18 13 (3.47%) Veritas
City of London
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £37,620 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £12,180
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentford, West London
Vnetrix Ltd
Salary: £25-35k depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Webrecruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £25,000 per annum : 1st Line £16-18k, 2nd Line £22-25k
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago