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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 677 704 641
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -63
Permanent jobs citing Xen 177 186 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.52% 1.62% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 137 153 171
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
11640 11490 10113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 11.68% 10.48% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9671 9768 8600
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +1.23%
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 £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 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
London +67 105 £60,000 +20.00% 12
South East -22 27 £40,000 -20.00% 10
South West -1 25 £42,500 -26.08% 5
East of England +13 12 £45,000 - 2
Yorkshire +2 5 £20,000 -50.00% 1
West Midlands -6 2 £22,500 -25.00%
North West -4 1 £26,000 -28.27% 1
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 275 (74.53%) VMware
2 240 (65.04%) Linux
3 228 (61.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 195 (52.85%) Windows
5 144 (39.02%) Cisco
6 136 (36.86%) KVM
7 119 (32.25%) Hyper-V
8 116 (31.44%) Citrix
8 116 (31.44%) SAN
9 108 (29.27%) Python
10 106 (28.73%) Active Directory
11 103 (27.91%) Finance
12 100 (27.10%) MySQL
13 94 (25.47%) DNS
14 92 (24.93%) Java
14 92 (24.93%) Apache
15 90 (24.39%) Oracle
16 89 (24.12%) Tomcat
16 89 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
17 87 (23.58%) Perl
18 86 (23.31%) HTTP
19 81 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 79 (21.41%) NAS
20 79 (21.41%) Microsoft
21 78 (21.14%) Puppet
22 77 (20.87%) UNIX
23 76 (20.60%) Red Hat
23 76 (20.60%) Ruby
24 72 (19.51%) iSCSI
24 72 (19.51%) Amazon AWS

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 92 (24.93%) Apache
2 89 (24.12%) Tomcat
3 72 (19.51%) MS Exchange
4 60 (16.26%) IIS
5 46 (12.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 40 (10.84%) WebSphere
6 40 (10.84%) Oracle Coherence
7 39 (10.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 33 (8.94%) OpenStack
9 30 (8.13%) nginx
10 29 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2007
11 28 (7.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2013
13 20 (5.42%) JBoss
14 17 (4.61%) Lync
15 7 (1.90%) Commerce Server
16 6 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
17 5 (1.36%) SharePoint
18 4 (1.08%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 21 (5.69%) MS Office
3 5 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (4.07%) RMDS
2 9 (2.44%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.81%) Magento
4 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 72 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 18 (4.88%) IaaS
3 18 (4.88%) PaaS
4 17 (4.61%) Google App Engine
5 13 (3.52%) Route 53
6 12 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (2.98%) GitHub
8 10 (2.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.17%) SaaS
9 8 (2.17%) Office 365
10 7 (1.90%) HP Helion
11 6 (1.63%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
13 3 (0.81%) Sumo Logic
14 1 (0.27%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 116 (31.44%) SAN
2 94 (25.47%) DNS
3 86 (23.31%) HTTP
4 79 (21.41%) NAS
5 72 (19.51%) iSCSI
5 72 (19.51%) Firewall
6 66 (17.89%) WAN
7 65 (17.62%) LAN
8 49 (13.28%) Fibre Channel
9 44 (11.92%) VLAN
10 41 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 41 (11.11%) Multicast
11 39 (10.57%) VPN
11 39 (10.57%) FCoE
12 38 (10.30%) SMTP
13 37 (10.03%) DHCP
14 31 (8.40%) Network Security
15 23 (6.23%) BGP
16 21 (5.69%) IMAP
17 20 (5.42%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (27.10%) MySQL
2 35 (9.49%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (9.49%) SQL Server
3 24 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 18 (4.88%) MariaDB
6 15 (4.07%) MongoDB
6 15 (4.07%) Hadoop
6 15 (4.07%) HBase
7 9 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 8 (2.17%) CouchDB
9 6 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.36%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.81%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.81%) DB2
12 3 (0.81%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 68 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.20%) Jenkins
3 26 (7.05%) Maven
4 23 (6.23%) Artifactory
5 21 (5.69%) Subversion
6 19 (5.15%) Ant
7 13 (3.52%) Hudson
8 11 (2.98%) Gradle
9 10 (2.71%) JIRA
10 9 (2.44%) Mercurial
11 8 (2.17%) Selenium
12 6 (1.63%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 2 (0.54%) Grunt
15 1 (0.27%) MSI
15 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
General
1 103 (27.91%) Finance
2 20 (5.42%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.88%) Advertising
4 10 (2.71%) Games
5 8 (2.17%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) iGaming
6 4 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.08%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.27%) Front Office
7 1 (0.27%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (25.75%) Administrator
2 94 (25.47%) Systems Administrator
3 51 (13.82%) Linux Administrator
3 51 (13.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 49 (13.28%) Architect
5 43 (11.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 40 (10.84%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 40 (10.84%) Solutions Architect
7 32 (8.67%) Support Engineer
8 28 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
9 26 (7.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 24 (6.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 24 (6.50%) Lead Architect
11 23 (6.23%) Analyst
11 23 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (5.15%) Desktop Engineer
13 18 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 18 (4.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 18 (4.88%) Desktop Support
14 17 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.11%) Middleware
2 36 (9.76%) Web Services
3 22 (5.96%) HTML
4 18 (4.88%) XML
5 15 (4.07%) Ultra Messaging
5 15 (4.07%) XSLT
5 15 (4.07%) Rendezvous
6 14 (3.79%) LAMP
7 12 (3.25%) .NET
8 9 (2.44%) ActiveMQ
9 7 (1.90%) REST
10 6 (1.63%) COM
11 5 (1.36%) HTML5
11 5 (1.36%) POSIX
12 3 (0.81%) Servlets
12 3 (0.81%) Alternative PHP Cache
13 2 (0.54%) libvirt
13 2 (0.54%) Sensu
13 2 (0.54%) SOAP
13 2 (0.54%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.40%) Blackberry
2 26 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.96%) Clustering
4 19 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (4.34%) Replication
6 14 (3.79%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.79%) Open Source
6 14 (3.79%) Public Cloud
7 11 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.17%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.63%) Private Cloud
11 6 (1.63%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.63%) Fat Client
12 5 (1.36%) Physics
12 5 (1.36%) Life Science
12 5 (1.36%) Informatics
12 5 (1.36%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 240 (65.04%) Linux
2 195 (52.85%) Windows
3 81 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (20.87%) UNIX
5 60 (16.26%) Solaris
6 52 (14.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 51 (13.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (12.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (12.47%) CentOS
9 44 (11.92%) Ubuntu
10 32 (8.67%) Windows 7
11 31 (8.40%) Debian
12 12 (3.25%) Amazon Linux
13 6 (1.63%) Windows 8
14 4 (1.08%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.54%) AIX
16 1 (0.27%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.27%) SUSE
16 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.12%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (14.63%) DevOps
3 47 (12.74%) Configuration Management
4 46 (12.47%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (10.84%) Load Balancing
6 39 (10.57%) Benchmarking
7 36 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (8.40%) ITIL
9 30 (8.13%) Software Engineering
10 26 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 23 (6.23%) E-Commerce
12 20 (5.42%) OO
13 17 (4.61%) Mentoring
14 16 (4.34%) Change Management
15 14 (3.79%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (3.52%) Time Management
16 13 (3.52%) Service Management
17 12 (3.25%) ITSM
17 12 (3.25%) People Management
18 10 (2.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (29.27%) Python
2 92 (24.93%) Java
3 87 (23.58%) Perl
4 76 (20.60%) Ruby
5 60 (16.26%) Bash Shell
6 48 (13.01%) Shell Script
7 44 (11.92%) SQL
8 41 (11.11%) PHP
9 30 (8.13%) PowerShell
10 24 (6.50%) JavaScript
11 18 (4.88%) C
12 16 (4.34%) Scala
12 16 (4.34%) Clojure
13 9 (2.44%) C++
14 5 (1.36%) Haskell
14 5 (1.36%) R
14 5 (1.36%) Go
15 4 (1.08%) AWK
16 3 (0.81%) VBA
16 3 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (11.11%) Degree
2 32 (8.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (8.40%) MCSE
4 28 (7.59%) MCSA
5 18 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (4.34%) CCNA
7 9 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.17%) CCNP
8 8 (2.17%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.81%) MCITP
11 3 (0.81%) LPIC
11 3 (0.81%) MCP
11 3 (0.81%) RHCE
12 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.27%) VCP5
12 1 (0.27%) CCVP
12 1 (0.27%) GCIH
12 1 (0.27%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.05%) PCI DSS
2 19 (5.15%) SLA
3 17 (4.61%) QA
4 4 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 228 (61.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 136 (36.86%) KVM
3 119 (32.25%) Hyper-V
4 106 (28.73%) Active Directory
5 56 (15.18%) NFS
6 48 (13.01%) XenApp
7 39 (10.57%) SRDF
8 36 (9.76%) VMware ESX
9 34 (9.21%) vSphere
10 33 (8.94%) XenServer
11 27 (7.32%) Docker
12 26 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
13 25 (6.78%) LXC
14 18 (4.88%) iptables
14 18 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (2.44%) Apache Flume
15 9 (2.44%) XenDesktop
16 8 (2.17%) Terminal Services
17 7 (1.90%) Sendmail
17 7 (1.90%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 78 (21.14%) Puppet
2 65 (17.62%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (13.55%) Nagios
4 18 (4.88%) Vagrant
5 17 (4.61%) ZABBIX
6 13 (3.52%) Graphite
7 11 (2.98%) logstash
8 10 (2.71%) SCCM
8 10 (2.71%) StatsD
8 10 (2.71%) Salt
8 10 (2.71%) Graylog
8 10 (2.71%) Linux-HA
9 9 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
10 8 (2.17%) SCOM
11 7 (1.90%) Cacti
12 6 (1.63%) Ansible
12 6 (1.63%) Opsview
12 6 (1.63%) Capistrano
12 6 (1.63%) Cobbler
12 6 (1.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 275 (74.53%) VMware
2 144 (39.02%) Cisco
3 116 (31.44%) Citrix
4 90 (24.39%) Oracle
5 79 (21.41%) Microsoft
6 76 (20.60%) Red Hat
7 68 (18.43%) NetApp
8 52 (14.09%) HP
8 52 (14.09%) EMC
9 46 (12.47%) Intel
10 43 (11.65%) IBM
11 35 (9.49%) Juniper
12 23 (6.23%) Wyse
13 21 (5.69%) Reuters
14 18 (4.88%) Google
14 18 (4.88%) FactSet
14 18 (4.88%) Riverbed
15 17 (4.61%) Rackspace
16 16 (4.34%) Sun
17 15 (4.07%) DataSynapse
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: Excellent Salary and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: Salary negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42500 - £48000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Uxbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago