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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 678 700 655
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -45
Permanent jobs citing Xen 160 153 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 1.51% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 137 136 170
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
11955 10120 10439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.31% 10.41% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10226 8436 8939
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +25 102 £45,000 -1.09% 15
South East -54 23 £43,000 -8.51% 5
Yorkshire +1 15 £24,500 -14.78% 5
East of England +1 12 £40,000 +42.85% 3
North West 0 6 £35,000 -35.77% 1
South West -21 1 £62,500 +2.04% 1
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 283 (76.90%) VMware
2 265 (72.01%) Linux
3 247 (67.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 221 (60.05%) Windows
5 132 (35.87%) Python
6 125 (33.97%) MySQL
7 116 (31.52%) Cisco
8 113 (30.71%) Puppet
9 98 (26.63%) Citrix
10 97 (26.36%) KVM
11 96 (26.09%) Perl
12 95 (25.82%) Opscode Chef
13 93 (25.27%) Nagios
14 92 (25.00%) Bash Shell
15 90 (24.46%) SAN
16 89 (24.18%) Ruby
17 87 (23.64%) Active Directory
18 84 (22.83%) UNIX
19 80 (21.74%) Hyper-V
20 78 (21.20%) Microsoft
21 74 (20.11%) Tomcat
21 74 (20.11%) Firewall
21 74 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
22 67 (18.21%) DNS
22 67 (18.21%) Red Hat
23 65 (17.66%) Oracle
23 65 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
23 65 (17.66%) PostgreSQL
24 64 (17.39%) TCP/IP
25 61 (16.58%) Ubuntu

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 74 (20.11%) Tomcat
2 58 (15.76%) Apache
3 53 (14.40%) MS Exchange
4 37 (10.05%) IIS
5 33 (8.97%) nginx
6 29 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (7.07%) JBoss
8 23 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 23 (6.25%) OpenStack
9 22 (5.98%) WebSphere
10 16 (4.35%) Jetty
10 16 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (3.53%) WebLogic
12 12 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (2.45%) Lync
14 8 (2.17%) CloudStack
14 8 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
14 8 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.99%) MS Office
3 7 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) RMDS
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.33%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.08%) Office 365
2 15 (4.08%) IaaS
2 15 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.99%) PaaS
3 11 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (1.63%) SoftLayer
5 6 (1.63%) Google App Engine
5 6 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (1.09%) Rackspace Cloud
6 4 (1.09%) Joyent
6 4 (1.09%) Route 53
7 3 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (0.54%) SaaS
9 1 (0.27%) GitHub
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 90 (24.46%) SAN
2 74 (20.11%) Firewall
3 67 (18.21%) DNS
4 64 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 48 (13.04%) WAN
6 46 (12.50%) NAS
6 46 (12.50%) iSCSI
7 41 (11.14%) DHCP
8 40 (10.87%) HTTP
9 39 (10.60%) VLAN
10 38 (10.33%) VPN
11 31 (8.42%) Fibre Channel
12 29 (7.88%) LAN
13 25 (6.79%) MPLS
14 21 (5.71%) LDAP
15 19 (5.16%) VoIP
16 18 (4.89%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (4.35%) Network Security
18 15 (4.08%) SSH
18 15 (4.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (33.97%) MySQL
2 65 (17.66%) PostgreSQL
3 41 (11.14%) SQL Server
4 35 (9.51%) MongoDB
5 34 (9.24%) Hadoop
6 24 (6.52%) Big Data
7 8 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.17%) DB2
8 7 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.09%) MariaDB
9 4 (1.09%) Redis
9 4 (1.09%) Riak
10 3 (0.82%) OLTP
10 3 (0.82%) OLAP
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (0.82%) HBase
10 3 (0.82%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 47 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 29 (7.88%) Subversion
3 25 (6.79%) Jenkins
4 20 (5.43%) Mercurial
5 19 (5.16%) Maven
6 14 (3.80%) Hudson
7 12 (3.26%) Artifactory
8 11 (2.99%) JIRA
9 10 (2.72%) TeamCity
10 7 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.09%) Bazaar
13 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 56 (15.22%) Finance
2 14 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.26%) Marketing
3 12 (3.26%) Law
4 9 (2.45%) Advertising
5 5 (1.36%) Electronics
5 5 (1.36%) German Language
5 5 (1.36%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.36%) Turkish Language
6 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.82%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.54%) iGaming
9 1 (0.27%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (32.34%) Administrator
2 99 (26.90%) Systems Administrator
3 82 (22.28%) Linux Administrator
4 50 (13.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 38 (10.33%) Linux Engineer
6 28 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (7.61%) Support Engineer
7 27 (7.34%) Architect
8 26 (7.07%) Consultant
9 24 (6.52%) Analyst
10 19 (5.16%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 19 (5.16%) Senior Linux Administrator
10 19 (5.16%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
11 18 (4.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 15 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.80%) Desktop Support
14 13 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (3.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 13 (3.53%) Desktop Engineer
15 12 (3.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.13%) LAMP
2 31 (8.42%) Web Services
3 13 (3.53%) Middleware
4 10 (2.72%) HornetQ
4 10 (2.72%) .NET
4 10 (2.72%) J2EE
4 10 (2.72%) JMX
5 9 (2.45%) XML
5 9 (2.45%) SOAP
5 9 (2.45%) REST
6 6 (1.63%) Servlets
6 6 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.82%) HTML
8 2 (0.54%) Memcached
8 2 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.54%) XMPP
8 2 (0.54%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.27%) Rendezvous
9 1 (0.27%) CSS
9 1 (0.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.76%) Open Source
2 38 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 37 (10.05%) Clustering
4 17 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 17 (4.62%) Blackberry
5 16 (4.35%) Replication
6 13 (3.53%) iPad
6 13 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.26%) Device Driver
8 10 (2.72%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.90%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.36%) Smartphone
10 5 (1.36%) Blog
10 5 (1.36%) Life Science
10 5 (1.36%) Telematics
10 5 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.09%) DTV
12 3 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 265 (72.01%) Linux
2 221 (60.05%) Windows
3 84 (22.83%) UNIX
4 74 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (16.58%) Ubuntu
6 51 (13.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (11.68%) CentOS
9 39 (10.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (8.15%) Debian
11 26 (7.07%) Solaris
12 25 (6.79%) Windows 7
13 15 (4.08%) Android
14 8 (2.17%) SUSE
15 6 (1.63%) AIX
16 5 (1.36%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.36%) Windows 8
17 4 (1.09%) Fedora
18 3 (0.82%) HPUX
18 3 (0.82%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (17.66%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (14.67%) Performance Tuning
2 54 (14.67%) Configuration Management
3 45 (12.23%) DevOps
4 40 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (9.51%) ITIL
6 33 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 29 (7.88%) Load Balancing
8 19 (5.16%) E-Commerce
9 17 (4.62%) Software Engineering
10 13 (3.53%) Service Management
11 12 (3.26%) Release Management
12 9 (2.45%) Business Continuity
12 9 (2.45%) People Management
13 8 (2.17%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (2.17%) Benchmarking
13 8 (2.17%) Scrum
13 8 (2.17%) TOGAF
13 8 (2.17%) Migration
14 7 (1.90%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 132 (35.87%) Python
2 96 (26.09%) Perl
3 92 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 89 (24.18%) Ruby
5 57 (15.49%) SQL
6 52 (14.13%) Shell Script
7 48 (13.04%) Java
8 47 (12.77%) PHP
9 21 (5.71%) C
10 12 (3.26%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.17%) C++
12 6 (1.63%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.09%) Scala
13 4 (1.09%) Haskell
13 4 (1.09%) Erlang
13 4 (1.09%) OCaml
13 4 (1.09%) Lisp
14 2 (0.54%) VBScript
14 2 (0.54%) AWK
15 1 (0.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 55 (14.95%) Degree
2 39 (10.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (9.24%) MCSE
4 31 (8.42%) CCNA
4 31 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (7.88%) MCSA
6 8 (2.17%) RHCSA
6 8 (2.17%) LPIC
6 8 (2.17%) RHCE
6 8 (2.17%) CCNP
6 8 (2.17%) Linux+ Certification
7 7 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.63%) PCI QSA
8 6 (1.63%) CISSP
8 6 (1.63%) CISA
8 6 (1.63%) CISM
9 5 (1.36%) MCP
9 5 (1.36%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.82%) MCITP
11 1 (0.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 13 (3.53%) QA
3 8 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.63%) SLA
System Software
1 247 (67.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 97 (26.36%) KVM
3 87 (23.64%) Active Directory
4 80 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 42 (11.41%) vSphere
6 32 (8.70%) Snort
6 32 (8.70%) NFS
7 31 (8.42%) XenApp
7 31 (8.42%) XenServer
8 26 (7.07%) VMware ESX
9 21 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (3.53%) VirtualBox
11 10 (2.72%) Sendmail
11 10 (2.72%) XenDesktop
11 10 (2.72%) Terminal Services
12 8 (2.17%) Postfix
12 8 (2.17%) SRDF
13 6 (1.63%) Apache Flume
14 5 (1.36%) Oracle RAC
14 5 (1.36%) LXC
Systems Management
1 113 (30.71%) Puppet
2 95 (25.82%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (25.27%) Nagios
4 42 (11.41%) ZABBIX
5 35 (9.51%) Cacti
6 24 (6.52%) Salt
7 20 (5.43%) Ansible
8 13 (3.53%) SCCM
9 12 (3.26%) SCOM
10 10 (2.72%) Ganglia
10 10 (2.72%) Cobbler
11 9 (2.45%) Vagrant
11 9 (2.45%) logstash
11 9 (2.45%) Opsview
12 8 (2.17%) Graphite
13 6 (1.63%) Graylog2
13 6 (1.63%) HAProxy
13 6 (1.63%) CFEngine
13 6 (1.63%) Red Hat Satellite
13 6 (1.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 283 (76.90%) VMware
2 116 (31.52%) Cisco
3 98 (26.63%) Citrix
4 78 (21.20%) Microsoft
5 67 (18.21%) Red Hat
6 65 (17.66%) Oracle
7 37 (10.05%) HP
8 29 (7.88%) EMC
9 28 (7.61%) NetApp
10 22 (5.98%) Dell
11 20 (5.43%) Wyse
12 17 (4.62%) IBM
13 15 (4.08%) Intel
14 14 (3.80%) Reuters
15 13 (3.53%) Juniper
15 13 (3.53%) FactSet
16 12 (3.26%) Riverbed
17 11 (2.99%) Google
18 10 (2.72%) Rackspace
18 10 (2.72%) Veritas
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Package - Please call fo
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pentasia Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens including share options
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago