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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 669 720 642
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -78
Permanent jobs citing Xen 208 189 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.66% 1.64% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 139 185
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
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
12493 11529 10420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.09% 10.25% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10366 9712 8799
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +67 131 £57,500 +26.37% 12
South East -40 27 £40,000 -14.89% 3
East of England +41 20 £42,500 -15.00%
South West -9 17 £42,500 -29.16% 5
Yorkshire +2 8 £20,000 -50.00% 3
North West +1 2 - -
West Midlands -15 2 £24,000 -20.00%
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 287 (78.63%) VMware
2 238 (65.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 232 (63.56%) Linux
4 199 (54.52%) Windows
5 148 (40.55%) Cisco
6 128 (35.07%) KVM
7 118 (32.33%) Hyper-V
8 115 (31.51%) SAN
9 114 (31.23%) Citrix
9 114 (31.23%) Python
10 110 (30.14%) Active Directory
11 108 (29.59%) MySQL
12 97 (26.58%) Perl
13 94 (25.75%) DNS
14 92 (25.21%) Microsoft
15 89 (24.38%) Finance
16 85 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 83 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
17 83 (22.74%) Firewall
18 80 (21.92%) Puppet
19 79 (21.64%) Java
20 78 (21.37%) UNIX
21 76 (20.82%) Oracle
21 76 (20.82%) Apache
22 75 (20.55%) NAS
23 74 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
23 74 (20.27%) Ruby
23 74 (20.27%) MS Exchange
23 74 (20.27%) Red Hat
24 73 (20.00%) HTTP

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 76 (20.82%) Apache
2 74 (20.27%) MS Exchange
3 70 (19.18%) Tomcat
4 54 (14.79%) IIS
5 44 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
6 31 (8.49%) WebSphere
6 31 (8.49%) Oracle Coherence
7 30 (8.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 30 (8.22%) OpenStack
8 27 (7.40%) nginx
9 26 (7.12%) Exchange Server 2007
9 26 (7.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (5.48%) JBoss
10 20 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 15 (4.11%) Lync
12 8 (2.19%) Commerce Server
13 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
14 6 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (1.10%) WordPress
15 4 (1.10%) Joomla!
Applications
1 37 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.48%) MS Office
3 7 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.01%) RMDS
2 9 (2.47%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.82%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 74 (20.27%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
3 19 (5.21%) PaaS
4 18 (4.93%) IaaS
5 15 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 15 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (3.84%) Route 53
7 12 (3.29%) Google App Engine
7 12 (3.29%) Office 365
8 11 (3.01%) GitHub
8 11 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (2.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (2.47%) SaaS
10 8 (2.19%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (1.92%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.92%) HP Helion
12 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 115 (31.51%) SAN
2 94 (25.75%) DNS
3 83 (22.74%) Firewall
4 75 (20.55%) NAS
5 73 (20.00%) HTTP
6 66 (18.08%) iSCSI
7 63 (17.26%) WAN
8 56 (15.34%) LAN
9 46 (12.60%) TCP/IP
10 43 (11.78%) VLAN
10 43 (11.78%) Fibre Channel
11 40 (10.96%) DHCP
12 36 (9.86%) VPN
13 34 (9.32%) Multicast
14 32 (8.77%) SMTP
15 31 (8.49%) Network Security
16 30 (8.22%) FCoE
17 24 (6.58%) MPLS
18 21 (5.75%) BGP
19 20 (5.48%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (29.59%) MySQL
2 41 (11.23%) SQL Server
3 35 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.93%) MariaDB
6 17 (4.66%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.29%) Hadoop
8 11 (3.01%) HBase
9 10 (2.74%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.19%) CouchDB
11 7 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.37%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.37%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.82%) Oracle OLAP
14 3 (0.82%) OLTP
14 3 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 53 (14.52%) Git (software)
2 39 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 25 (6.85%) Maven
4 19 (5.21%) Artifactory
5 18 (4.93%) Subversion
5 18 (4.93%) Hudson
6 12 (3.29%) JIRA
6 12 (3.29%) Ant
7 9 (2.47%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.92%) Gradle
9 5 (1.37%) Selenium
10 3 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.27%) MSI
11 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
11 1 (0.27%) CruiseControl
General
1 89 (24.38%) Finance
2 21 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.38%) Advertising
4 10 (2.74%) Games
4 10 (2.74%) Marketing
5 5 (1.37%) Electronics
6 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.10%) iGaming
7 3 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.55%) Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Retail
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Publishing
9 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 92 (25.21%) Administrator
2 91 (24.93%) Systems Administrator
3 49 (13.42%) Linux Administrator
4 47 (12.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 38 (10.41%) Architect
6 33 (9.04%) Support Engineer
6 33 (9.04%) Infrastructure Architect
7 32 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
8 30 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 30 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (7.95%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 24 (6.58%) Analyst
11 22 (6.03%) Consultant
11 22 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (6.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 19 (5.21%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 19 (5.21%) Lead Architect
12 19 (5.21%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (4.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 18 (4.93%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.59%) Web Services
2 34 (9.32%) Middleware
3 18 (4.93%) HTML
4 17 (4.66%) LAMP
5 14 (3.84%) XML
6 13 (3.56%) .NET
7 11 (3.01%) XSLT
7 11 (3.01%) Rendezvous
7 11 (3.01%) REST
8 9 (2.47%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (1.64%) SOAP
9 6 (1.64%) COM
10 5 (1.37%) HTML5
10 5 (1.37%) POSIX
11 3 (0.82%) J2EE
11 3 (0.82%) Alternative PHP Cache
12 2 (0.55%) Sensu
12 2 (0.55%) libvirt
12 2 (0.55%) Lucene
13 1 (0.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.95%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.40%) Blackberry
3 24 (6.58%) Clustering
3 24 (6.58%) Open Source
4 22 (6.03%) Replication
5 20 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (4.93%) Management Information System
6 18 (4.93%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (3.01%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.19%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.64%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.64%) Life Science
11 6 (1.64%) Thin Client
12 5 (1.37%) Physics
12 5 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.37%) Statistics
12 5 (1.37%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 232 (63.56%) Linux
2 199 (54.52%) Windows
3 85 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 78 (21.37%) UNIX
5 54 (14.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (13.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 45 (12.33%) Solaris
8 44 (12.05%) Ubuntu
8 44 (12.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 43 (11.78%) CentOS
10 33 (9.04%) Windows 7
10 33 (9.04%) Debian
11 12 (3.29%) Amazon Linux
12 6 (1.64%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.10%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (0.55%) Fedora
14 2 (0.55%) AIX
15 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (22.74%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (13.97%) DevOps
3 44 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
3 44 (12.05%) Configuration Management
4 41 (11.23%) Load Balancing
5 34 (9.32%) ITIL
6 33 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (8.22%) Benchmarking
8 26 (7.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (6.58%) E-Commerce
10 17 (4.66%) Change Management
10 17 (4.66%) Software Engineering
11 16 (4.38%) Release Management
12 15 (4.11%) OO
12 15 (4.11%) Service Management
13 14 (3.84%) Mentoring
14 13 (3.56%) ITSM
15 12 (3.29%) People Management
15 12 (3.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 9 (2.47%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (31.23%) Python
2 97 (26.58%) Perl
3 79 (21.64%) Java
4 74 (20.27%) Ruby
5 60 (16.44%) Bash Shell
6 49 (13.42%) SQL
7 46 (12.60%) PHP
7 46 (12.60%) Shell Script
8 27 (7.40%) PowerShell
9 19 (5.21%) JavaScript
10 15 (4.11%) C
11 11 (3.01%) Scala
11 11 (3.01%) Clojure
12 5 (1.37%) R
12 5 (1.37%) Golang
12 5 (1.37%) C++
12 5 (1.37%) Haskell
13 4 (1.10%) AWK
14 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (11.51%) Degree
2 37 (10.14%) MCSE
2 37 (10.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (9.32%) MCSA
4 28 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (7.12%) CCNA
6 9 (2.47%) CCNP
6 9 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.10%) MCP
7 4 (1.10%) CISSP
8 3 (0.82%) RHCE
8 3 (0.82%) LPIC
8 3 (0.82%) CISA
8 3 (0.82%) CISM
8 3 (0.82%) PCI QSA
9 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.27%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.49%) PCI DSS
2 18 (4.93%) SLA
3 15 (4.11%) QA
4 7 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 238 (65.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (35.07%) KVM
3 118 (32.33%) Hyper-V
4 110 (30.14%) Active Directory
5 48 (13.15%) NFS
6 43 (11.78%) XenApp
7 39 (10.68%) vSphere
8 35 (9.59%) VMware ESX
9 30 (8.22%) SRDF
10 27 (7.40%) VMware ESXi
11 25 (6.85%) XenServer
12 19 (5.21%) Docker
13 18 (4.93%) LXC
14 15 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
15 13 (3.56%) iptables
16 9 (2.47%) Apache Flume
17 8 (2.19%) XenDesktop
18 7 (1.92%) Sendmail
18 7 (1.92%) Snort
18 7 (1.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 80 (21.92%) Puppet
2 68 (18.63%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (16.71%) Nagios
4 23 (6.30%) ZABBIX
5 14 (3.84%) Vagrant
6 11 (3.01%) logstash
6 11 (3.01%) Salt
6 11 (3.01%) Linux-HA
6 11 (3.01%) SCCM
7 10 (2.74%) Cacti
7 10 (2.74%) Graphite
7 10 (2.74%) StatsD
7 10 (2.74%) Graylog
8 9 (2.47%) Opsview
8 9 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
8 9 (2.47%) SCOM
9 7 (1.92%) WSUS
9 7 (1.92%) Cobbler
10 6 (1.64%) Tivoli
11 5 (1.37%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 287 (78.63%) VMware
2 148 (40.55%) Cisco
3 114 (31.23%) Citrix
4 92 (25.21%) Microsoft
5 76 (20.82%) Oracle
6 74 (20.27%) Red Hat
7 63 (17.26%) NetApp
8 53 (14.52%) HP
9 48 (13.15%) EMC
10 37 (10.14%) Intel
11 36 (9.86%) IBM
12 30 (8.22%) Juniper
13 25 (6.85%) Wyse
14 21 (5.75%) Reuters
14 21 (5.75%) Dell
15 20 (5.48%) Riverbed
16 18 (4.93%) FactSet
17 15 (4.11%) Rackspace
17 15 (4.11%) Google
18 13 (3.56%) Veritas
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonua
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £37,620
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Urban Network UK Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
GCS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
London
RBW Consulting
Salary: £34K + 25% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Ealing
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Full Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum 25% SHIFT ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFI
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago