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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 670 624 584
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -40
Permanent jobs citing Xen 211 213 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 1.81% 2.15% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 186 190 275
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
11632 9904 11103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.90% 10.07% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9720 8494 9660
Average salary £40,875 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.82% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +34 151 £47,500 +5.55% 10
East of England -31 17 £40,000 -5.88% 5
South East -50 15 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Yorkshire -39 13 £35,000 -15.66% 2
North West -12 8 £32,500 -23.52%
South West - 3 £57,500 - 2
West Midlands -39 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 325 (79.85%) Linux
2 316 (77.64%) VMware
3 298 (73.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 243 (59.71%) Windows
5 178 (43.73%) Python
6 162 (39.80%) MySQL
7 156 (38.33%) Bash Shell
8 150 (36.86%) Perl
9 149 (36.61%) Puppet
10 142 (34.89%) Ruby
11 138 (33.91%) Apache
12 125 (30.71%) Nagios
13 112 (27.52%) KVM
14 107 (26.29%) Citrix
15 102 (25.06%) Firewall
16 101 (24.82%) Opscode Chef
17 98 (24.08%) Red Hat
17 98 (24.08%) Tomcat
18 96 (23.59%) Cisco
18 96 (23.59%) Ubuntu
19 94 (23.10%) UNIX
20 93 (22.85%) TCP/IP
21 90 (22.11%) LAMP
21 90 (22.11%) nginx
22 88 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 84 (20.64%) Active Directory
24 83 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
25 81 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
26 78 (19.16%) DNS
27 75 (18.43%) Oracle

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 138 (33.91%) Apache
2 98 (24.08%) Tomcat
3 90 (22.11%) nginx
4 53 (13.02%) WebLogic
5 50 (12.29%) MS Exchange
6 39 (9.58%) IIS
7 29 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 28 (6.88%) WebSphere
9 27 (6.63%) OpenStack
10 20 (4.91%) CloudStack
11 16 (3.93%) SharePoint
12 14 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (3.19%) Jetty
13 13 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (1.23%) Node.js
16 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
17 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
17 1 (0.25%) Lync
17 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (4.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.49%) Sophis RISQUE
4 1 (0.25%) Magento
4 1 (0.25%) Summit
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (14.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (3.19%) IaaS
4 13 (3.19%) Office 365
4 13 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.72%) Rackspace Cloud
6 6 (1.47%) Google App Engine
7 5 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.98%) Joyent
8 4 (0.98%) PaaS
9 3 (0.74%) GitHub
10 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (25.06%) Firewall
2 93 (22.85%) TCP/IP
3 78 (19.16%) DNS
4 67 (16.46%) SAN
5 56 (13.76%) HTTP
6 55 (13.51%) DHCP
7 44 (10.81%) VPN
8 43 (10.57%) LDAP
9 40 (9.83%) VLAN
10 37 (9.09%) BIG-IP
11 31 (7.62%) NetScaler
12 30 (7.37%) WAN
13 29 (7.13%) NAS
14 28 (6.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 27 (6.63%) iSCSI
16 26 (6.39%) Wi-Fi
17 24 (5.90%) SSH
18 20 (4.91%) HTTPS
19 16 (3.93%) LAN
20 15 (3.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (39.80%) MySQL
2 83 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (10.57%) Hadoop
3 43 (10.57%) MongoDB
4 40 (9.83%) SQL Server
5 29 (7.13%) DB2
6 23 (5.65%) Big Data
7 13 (3.19%) Relational Database
8 11 (2.70%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.70%) Redis
9 7 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (1.23%) Riak
11 4 (0.98%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.49%) HBase
12 2 (0.49%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (12.78%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.58%) Subversion
3 18 (4.42%) TeamCity
4 15 (3.69%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.69%) Mercurial
5 10 (2.46%) JIRA
6 8 (1.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 8 (1.97%) Hudson
7 7 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (1.72%) Maven
8 3 (0.74%) Bazaar
9 2 (0.49%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.25%) Selenium
10 1 (0.25%) JBehave
10 1 (0.25%) Redmine
10 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.25%) JMeter
10 1 (0.25%) JUnit
General
1 48 (11.79%) Finance
2 21 (5.16%) Law
3 13 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.47%) Back Office
4 6 (1.47%) Marketing
5 5 (1.23%) German Language
5 5 (1.23%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.23%) Turkish Language
5 5 (1.23%) Billing
5 5 (1.23%) Electronics
5 5 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.23%) Games
6 4 (0.98%) Retail
7 3 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.49%) Automotive
8 2 (0.49%) French Language
9 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 199 (48.89%) Administrator
2 166 (40.79%) Systems Administrator
3 126 (30.96%) Linux Administrator
4 74 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 51 (12.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 42 (10.32%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 41 (10.07%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 37 (9.09%) Architect
9 28 (6.88%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (4.18%) Consultant
12 16 (3.93%) Analyst
13 14 (3.44%) Cloud Architect
14 13 (3.19%) Systems Support
14 13 (3.19%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
15 12 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.95%) IT Support
15 12 (2.95%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (22.11%) LAMP
2 42 (10.32%) Web Services
3 19 (4.67%) XML
4 17 (4.18%) .NET
5 7 (1.72%) HornetQ
5 7 (1.72%) JMX
5 7 (1.72%) J2EE
6 6 (1.47%) Servlets
6 6 (1.47%) HTML
6 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (0.74%) JSON
8 3 (0.74%) Spring
9 2 (0.49%) COM
9 2 (0.49%) CSS
9 2 (0.49%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.49%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.49%) Memcached
9 2 (0.49%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (0.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 65 (15.97%) Open Source
2 47 (11.55%) Computer Science
3 38 (9.34%) Clustering
4 20 (4.91%) Replication
5 15 (3.69%) Blackberry
6 13 (3.19%) iPad
7 12 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 9 (2.21%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.97%) Celerra
11 6 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
12 5 (1.23%) Smartphone
12 5 (1.23%) Blog
12 5 (1.23%) Telematics
12 5 (1.23%) DTV
13 4 (0.98%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.74%) Physics
15 2 (0.49%) Thin Client
15 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.49%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 325 (79.85%) Linux
2 243 (59.71%) Windows
3 96 (23.59%) Ubuntu
4 94 (23.10%) UNIX
5 88 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (16.71%) CentOS
7 45 (11.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 44 (10.81%) Debian
9 36 (8.85%) Solaris
10 26 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 22 (5.41%) SUSE
13 15 (3.69%) Android
13 15 (3.69%) AIX
14 12 (2.95%) Windows 7
14 12 (2.95%) Windows 8
15 9 (2.21%) Mac OS X
16 8 (1.97%) Mac OS
17 5 (1.23%) HPUX
17 5 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (19.90%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (17.69%) Configuration Management
3 61 (14.99%) ITIL
4 59 (14.50%) DevOps
5 41 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (9.83%) Performance Tuning
7 29 (7.13%) Load Balancing
8 28 (6.88%) Statistical Analysis
9 27 (6.63%) Technical Analysis
10 25 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (5.16%) Business Continuity
11 21 (5.16%) E-Commerce
12 13 (3.19%) Knowledge Management
12 13 (3.19%) Migration
13 12 (2.95%) TOGAF
14 11 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
14 11 (2.70%) Service Management
14 11 (2.70%) Software Engineering
14 11 (2.70%) OO
15 10 (2.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 178 (43.73%) Python
2 156 (38.33%) Bash Shell
3 150 (36.86%) Perl
4 142 (34.89%) Ruby
5 66 (16.22%) SQL
6 55 (13.51%) PHP
7 46 (11.30%) Java
8 40 (9.83%) Shell Script
9 26 (6.39%) PowerShell
10 14 (3.44%) C
11 7 (1.72%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.74%) Haskell
12 3 (0.74%) Erlang
12 3 (0.74%) OCaml
12 3 (0.74%) Scala
12 3 (0.74%) Lisp
13 1 (0.25%) Tcl
13 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (14.50%) Degree
2 32 (7.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (4.67%) MCITP
4 18 (4.42%) RHCE
4 18 (4.42%) Linux+ Certification
4 18 (4.42%) LPIC
5 15 (3.69%) MCSE
6 10 (2.46%) CCNA
6 10 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.21%) MCSA
8 5 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.74%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.74%) CCNP
10 2 (0.49%) MCP
10 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.25%) CCIA
11 1 (0.25%) CCA
11 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.90%) QA
2 8 (1.97%) SLA
3 7 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 298 (73.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (27.52%) KVM
3 84 (20.64%) Active Directory
4 65 (15.97%) Hyper-V
5 37 (9.09%) NFS
6 33 (8.11%) Snort
7 27 (6.63%) XenServer
8 24 (5.90%) vSphere
9 18 (4.42%) Postfix
9 18 (4.42%) Sendmail
10 16 (3.93%) vCloud
10 16 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (2.95%) VirtualBox
12 9 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (2.21%) XenApp
12 9 (2.21%) Varnish
13 8 (1.97%) Terminal Services
13 8 (1.97%) Samba
13 8 (1.97%) GPFS
14 7 (1.72%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 149 (36.61%) Puppet
2 125 (30.71%) Nagios
3 101 (24.82%) Opscode Chef
4 68 (16.71%) Salt
5 66 (16.22%) Cacti
6 61 (14.99%) ZABBIX
7 53 (13.02%) Ansible
8 29 (7.13%) CFEngine
9 22 (5.41%) Ganglia
10 11 (2.70%) Vagrant
11 10 (2.46%) Backup Exec
11 10 (2.46%) HAProxy
12 9 (2.21%) Data Guard
13 8 (1.97%) ARCserve
13 8 (1.97%) Legato
13 8 (1.97%) Bcfg2
14 7 (1.72%) SCOM
15 6 (1.47%) Plesk
15 6 (1.47%) SCCM
16 5 (1.23%) Munin
Vendors
1 316 (77.64%) VMware
2 107 (26.29%) Citrix
3 98 (24.08%) Red Hat
4 96 (23.59%) Cisco
5 75 (18.43%) Oracle
6 72 (17.69%) Microsoft
7 53 (13.02%) JBoss
8 48 (11.79%) NetApp
9 38 (9.34%) HP
10 28 (6.88%) F5
11 25 (6.14%) EMC
12 22 (5.41%) Rackspace
13 13 (3.19%) Dell
14 11 (2.70%) New Relic
14 11 (2.70%) SoftLayer
14 11 (2.70%) Reuters
14 11 (2.70%) Bloomberg
14 11 (2.70%) Fidessa
14 11 (2.70%) IBM
15 10 (2.46%) Veritas
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Citrix
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Car + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
England
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum + Stock + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Discovery Education
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
SearchTribes
Salary: £25K - £35K + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Plumbee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
West London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago