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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 654 704 673
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -31
Permanent jobs citing Xen 227 194 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 2.00% 1.62% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 159 173 160
Average salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
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
11347 11943 10377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.10% 10.92% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9495 9927 8884
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +20 114 £55,000 +15.78% 18
South East +15 38 £45,000 -10.00%
South West +19 36 £70,000 +86.66% 9
East of England -6 17 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Yorkshire +14 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -5 6 £35,000 - 4
North West -7 4 £34,000 +0.74% 1
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 296 (67.89%) VMware
2 290 (66.51%) Linux
3 263 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 182 (41.74%) Windows
5 180 (41.28%) KVM
6 158 (36.24%) Oracle
7 140 (32.11%) Java
8 139 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
9 132 (30.28%) Apache
9 132 (30.28%) Python
10 131 (30.05%) Cisco
11 120 (27.52%) Hyper-V
12 114 (26.15%) SAN
13 108 (24.77%) DNS
14 107 (24.54%) Tomcat
14 107 (24.54%) Solaris
15 106 (24.31%) HTTP
16 101 (23.17%) Citrix
16 101 (23.17%) Puppet
17 99 (22.71%) Amazon AWS
17 99 (22.71%) Git (software)
17 99 (22.71%) Perl
18 98 (22.48%) Finance
19 96 (22.02%) MySQL
19 96 (22.02%) Red Hat
20 92 (21.10%) NAS
21 90 (20.64%) Opscode Chef
22 88 (20.18%) DevOps
22 88 (20.18%) UNIX
23 85 (19.50%) Ruby

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 132 (30.28%) Apache
2 107 (24.54%) Tomcat
3 68 (15.60%) OpenStack
4 66 (15.14%) IIS
5 64 (14.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 62 (14.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 57 (13.07%) WebSphere
8 54 (12.39%) MS Exchange
9 47 (10.78%) nginx
10 41 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (3.90%) Lync
13 17 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (2.98%) WebLogic Portal
14 13 (2.98%) JBoss
14 13 (2.98%) WebLogic
15 11 (2.52%) Jetty
15 11 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (2.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (3.90%) MS Office
2 16 (3.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 25 (5.73%) RMDS
2 9 (2.06%) Sophis RISQUE
3 7 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.92%) Magento
6 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 99 (22.71%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (8.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 37 (8.49%) Google App Engine
4 31 (7.11%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (6.88%) SaaS
6 23 (5.28%) PaaS
7 19 (4.36%) HP Helion
8 17 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 16 (3.67%) GitHub
9 16 (3.67%) IaaS
10 11 (2.52%) Route 53
11 10 (2.29%) Office 365
12 9 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
13 7 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (1.38%) Amazon S3
15 3 (0.69%) Symantec.cloud
16 1 (0.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.23%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 114 (26.15%) SAN
2 108 (24.77%) DNS
3 106 (24.31%) HTTP
4 92 (21.10%) NAS
5 80 (18.35%) Firewall
6 74 (16.97%) iSCSI
7 71 (16.28%) LAN
7 71 (16.28%) WAN
8 64 (14.68%) TCP/IP
9 53 (12.16%) Fibre Channel
10 51 (11.70%) FCoE
10 51 (11.70%) Multicast
11 41 (9.40%) SMTP
12 40 (9.17%) VLAN
13 39 (8.94%) DHCP
13 39 (8.94%) VPN
14 31 (7.11%) Network Security
15 25 (5.73%) BGP
16 23 (5.28%) IMAP
17 21 (4.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (22.02%) MySQL
2 41 (9.40%) Relational Database
3 37 (8.49%) SQL Server
4 35 (8.03%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (7.11%) Hadoop
6 26 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (5.73%) HBase
8 16 (3.67%) MariaDB
9 13 (2.98%) NoSQL
9 13 (2.98%) Essbase
9 13 (2.98%) Oracle BI EE
10 12 (2.75%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.52%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.38%) Big Data
14 5 (1.15%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.15%) CouchDB
14 5 (1.15%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 99 (22.71%) Git (software)
2 71 (16.28%) Jenkins
3 56 (12.84%) Artifactory
4 50 (11.47%) Maven
5 48 (11.01%) Ant
6 39 (8.94%) Gradle
7 31 (7.11%) Hudson
7 31 (7.11%) Subversion
8 12 (2.75%) JIRA
9 9 (2.06%) Selenium
9 9 (2.06%) Grunt
10 7 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 6 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.69%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.23%) MSI
13 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
General
1 98 (22.48%) Finance
2 27 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.21%) Advertising
4 8 (1.83%) Games
5 6 (1.38%) Law
6 5 (1.15%) Multimedia
7 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.69%) Banking
8 3 (0.69%) Local Government
8 3 (0.69%) Marketing
8 3 (0.69%) Electronics
8 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.46%) Legal
9 2 (0.46%) Publishing
9 2 (0.46%) Retail
10 1 (0.23%) iGaming
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 121 (27.75%) Administrator
2 115 (26.38%) Systems Administrator
3 65 (14.91%) Architect
4 61 (13.99%) Linux Administrator
5 59 (13.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 56 (12.84%) Solutions Architect
7 54 (12.39%) Infrastructure Architect
8 53 (12.16%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 42 (9.63%) Software Engineer
10 31 (7.11%) Lead Architect
11 30 (6.88%) Cloud Engineer
12 28 (6.42%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 28 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 27 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
14 26 (5.96%) Principal Engineer
14 26 (5.96%) Support Engineer
14 26 (5.96%) Principal Software Engineer
15 25 (5.73%) Technical Solutions Architect
15 25 (5.73%) Technical Architect
15 25 (5.73%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (15.83%) Middleware
2 49 (11.24%) Web Services
3 37 (8.49%) HTML
4 31 (7.11%) XML
5 30 (6.88%) XSLT
6 25 (5.73%) Rendezvous
6 25 (5.73%) Ultra Messaging
7 22 (5.05%) LAMP
8 13 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (2.98%) WebCenter
9 11 (2.52%) REST
10 10 (2.29%) HTML5
10 10 (2.29%) Servlets
10 10 (2.29%) .NET
11 9 (2.06%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (1.61%) COM
12 7 (1.61%) MCollective
13 6 (1.38%) CSS
13 6 (1.38%) JSON
14 5 (1.15%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.07%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.80%) Public Cloud
3 31 (7.11%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.13%) Clustering
4 18 (4.13%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.90%) Blackberry
5 17 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.44%) Algorithms
7 14 (3.21%) Digital Media
7 14 (3.21%) Replication
8 10 (2.29%) Cryptography
8 10 (2.29%) Private Cloud
9 9 (2.06%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.61%) Mathematics
12 5 (1.15%) Physics
12 5 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (1.15%) Statistics
12 5 (1.15%) DataPower
12 5 (1.15%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 290 (66.51%) Linux
2 182 (41.74%) Windows
3 107 (24.54%) Solaris
4 88 (20.18%) UNIX
5 61 (13.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 57 (13.07%) Ubuntu
7 54 (12.39%) CentOS
8 47 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (9.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 39 (8.94%) Debian
11 32 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (3.90%) AIX
13 14 (3.21%) Windows 7
14 10 (2.29%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (2.06%) HPUX
16 6 (1.38%) SUSE
17 5 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.15%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
18 4 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (31.88%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (20.18%) DevOps
3 74 (16.97%) Configuration Management
4 63 (14.45%) Software Engineering
5 57 (13.07%) Performance Tuning
6 54 (12.39%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (11.70%) Benchmarking
8 48 (11.01%) Mentoring
9 41 (9.40%) ITIL
10 37 (8.49%) Load Balancing
11 31 (7.11%) SDLC
12 30 (6.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 28 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (5.73%) E-Commerce
14 25 (5.73%) Data Management
15 24 (5.50%) OO
16 17 (3.90%) Open Source
17 16 (3.67%) Time Management
17 16 (3.67%) Change Management
18 14 (3.21%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 140 (32.11%) Java
2 132 (30.28%) Python
3 99 (22.71%) Perl
4 85 (19.50%) Ruby
5 79 (18.12%) Bash Shell
6 52 (11.93%) Shell Script
7 43 (9.86%) JavaScript
8 41 (9.40%) PHP
8 41 (9.40%) PowerShell
9 36 (8.26%) Scala
9 36 (8.26%) Clojure
10 22 (5.05%) SQL
11 20 (4.59%) C
12 16 (3.67%) C++
13 8 (1.83%) Go
14 5 (1.15%) Jython
14 5 (1.15%) R
14 5 (1.15%) VBA
14 5 (1.15%) Korn
14 5 (1.15%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 73 (16.74%) Degree
2 26 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (5.28%) MCSE
3 23 (5.28%) Security Cleared
4 19 (4.36%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.67%) MCSA
6 10 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.15%) MCITP
9 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.92%) CCNA
10 3 (0.69%) LPIC
10 3 (0.69%) RHCE
10 3 (0.69%) VCP5
11 2 (0.46%) CISSP
11 2 (0.46%) CCNP
12 1 (0.23%) MCP
12 1 (0.23%) CCIE
12 1 (0.23%) CCA
12 1 (0.23%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.42%) QA
1 28 (6.42%) PCI DSS
2 17 (3.90%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 263 (60.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 180 (41.28%) KVM
3 120 (27.52%) Hyper-V
4 82 (18.81%) Active Directory
5 58 (13.30%) NFS
6 57 (13.07%) Docker
7 51 (11.70%) SRDF
8 50 (11.47%) LXC
9 39 (8.94%) XenServer
10 38 (8.72%) XenApp
11 34 (7.80%) vSphere
12 25 (5.73%) VMware ESX
12 25 (5.73%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (5.50%) iptables
14 23 (5.28%) VMware ESXi
15 19 (4.36%) VirtualBox
16 7 (1.61%) Varnish
17 6 (1.38%) XenDesktop
17 6 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 6 (1.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 101 (23.17%) Puppet
2 90 (20.64%) Opscode Chef
3 53 (12.16%) Nagios
4 35 (8.03%) Ansible
5 24 (5.50%) Salt
6 22 (5.05%) ZABBIX
7 18 (4.13%) Graphite
8 16 (3.67%) Vagrant
9 12 (2.75%) Oracle ZFS
10 10 (2.29%) StatsD
11 7 (1.61%) Kibana
11 7 (1.61%) Capistrano
12 6 (1.38%) Cacti
12 6 (1.38%) SCCM
13 5 (1.15%) Icinga
13 5 (1.15%) Mesos
13 5 (1.15%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (0.92%) cPanel
14 4 (0.92%) Graylog
Vendors
1 296 (67.89%) VMware
2 158 (36.24%) Oracle
3 131 (30.05%) Cisco
4 101 (23.17%) Citrix
5 96 (22.02%) Red Hat
6 74 (16.97%) Microsoft
7 70 (16.06%) NetApp
8 62 (14.22%) HP
9 59 (13.53%) EMC
10 58 (13.30%) IBM
11 56 (12.84%) Intel
12 39 (8.94%) Google
13 38 (8.72%) Sun
14 35 (8.03%) Juniper
14 35 (8.03%) Rackspace
15 25 (5.73%) DataSynapse
15 25 (5.73%) Sybase
15 25 (5.73%) TIBCO
16 15 (3.44%) SaltStack
17 14 (3.21%) Riverbed
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Salary: £Market
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Send
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Arden Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IT Rockstars Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 29 days hols, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £42000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
First Point
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago