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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 647 751 756
Rank change year-on-year
+104 +5
Permanent jobs citing Xen 274 164 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 1.30% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 252 143 131
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
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
11413 12600 10185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.06% 12.68% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9738 10730 8475
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -5 98 £55,000 +22.22% 9
South East +45 49 £45,000 +5.26% 6
East of England +35 48 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Yorkshire +27 32 £42,500 +73.46% 6
South West - 25 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands - 12 £33,500 -
North West +20 7 £42,500 +21.42% 2
North East - 3 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 2
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 398 (77.73%) Linux
2 300 (58.59%) VMware
3 283 (55.27%) Windows
4 273 (53.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 184 (35.94%) Firewall
6 168 (32.81%) KVM
7 164 (32.03%) Python
8 155 (30.27%) Amazon AWS
9 148 (28.91%) DevOps
10 147 (28.71%) Bash Shell
11 145 (28.32%) Puppet
12 141 (27.54%) Unix
13 139 (27.15%) Windows Server
14 137 (26.76%) Citrix
15 128 (25.00%) Microsoft
16 127 (24.80%) Java
17 124 (24.22%) Active Directory
18 118 (23.05%) DNS
19 113 (22.07%) MySQL
19 113 (22.07%) Oracle
20 112 (21.88%) LAMP
21 108 (21.09%) Opscode Chef
22 106 (20.70%) Tomcat
23 103 (20.12%) Perl
24 101 (19.73%) Cisco
25 99 (19.34%) Red Hat
25 99 (19.34%) CentOS
26 97 (18.95%) Apache
27 94 (18.36%) OpenStack
28 93 (18.16%) Git (software)

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 106 (20.70%) Tomcat
2 97 (18.95%) Apache
3 94 (18.36%) OpenStack
4 49 (9.57%) WebSphere
5 45 (8.79%) JBoss
6 40 (7.81%) nginx
7 36 (7.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 36 (7.03%) MS Exchange
8 35 (6.84%) CloudStack
9 32 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 31 (6.05%) WebLogic
11 24 (4.69%) IIS
11 24 (4.69%) Jetty
12 17 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
13 16 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (2.93%) Oracle Coherence
14 15 (2.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 11 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (2.15%) GlassFish
16 7 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.93%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.73%) RMDS
2 4 (0.78%) Magento
3 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 155 (30.27%) Amazon AWS
2 54 (10.55%) SaaS
3 34 (6.64%) IaaS
4 27 (5.27%) Google App Engine
4 27 (5.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (3.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 17 (3.32%) Office 365
9 14 (2.73%) PaaS
10 13 (2.54%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.95%) Joyent
12 8 (1.56%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.56%) HP Helion
13 6 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (0.59%) Symantec.cloud
15 2 (0.39%) GitHub
15 2 (0.39%) Google Apps
16 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 184 (35.94%) Firewall
2 118 (23.05%) DNS
3 90 (17.58%) TCP/IP
4 59 (11.52%) SAN
5 52 (10.16%) NAS
6 51 (9.96%) DHCP
7 50 (9.77%) VPN
8 46 (8.98%) HTTP
9 42 (8.20%) LDAP
10 38 (7.42%) WAN
11 37 (7.23%) Fibre Channel
11 37 (7.23%) LAN
12 35 (6.84%) SSL
12 35 (6.84%) VLAN
13 32 (6.25%) iSCSI
14 26 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
15 19 (3.71%) VoIP
16 18 (3.52%) IPsec
16 18 (3.52%) Reverse Proxy
17 16 (3.13%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (22.07%) MySQL
2 38 (7.42%) SQL Server
3 27 (5.27%) Hadoop
4 19 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (3.13%) HBase
5 16 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.73%) Redis
7 7 (1.37%) Big Data
8 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.59%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.59%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.39%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.39%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.39%) DataStage
11 2 (0.39%) IBM InfoSphere
12 1 (0.20%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 93 (18.16%) Git (software)
2 88 (17.19%) Jenkins
3 43 (8.40%) Ant
4 40 (7.81%) Artifactory
4 40 (7.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 30 (5.86%) Gradle
5 30 (5.86%) Maven
5 30 (5.86%) TeamCity
6 29 (5.66%) Vagrant
7 28 (5.47%) Hudson
8 26 (5.08%) Subversion
9 17 (3.32%) JIRA
10 16 (3.13%) JConsole
11 12 (2.34%) Selenium
12 7 (1.37%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.59%) GitLab
14 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 1 (0.20%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.20%) git-flow
General
1 68 (13.28%) Finance
2 38 (7.42%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.86%) Legal
4 12 (2.34%) Banking
5 11 (2.15%) Law
6 7 (1.37%) Advertising
7 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.98%) Marketing
8 5 (0.98%) Publishing
9 4 (0.78%) French Language
9 4 (0.78%) Retail
10 3 (0.59%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Local Government
11 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
12 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 106 (20.70%) Administrator
2 87 (16.99%) Linux Engineer
3 79 (15.43%) Linux Administrator
4 78 (15.23%) Systems Administrator
5 75 (14.65%) DevOps Engineer
6 59 (11.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 55 (10.74%) Support Engineer
8 53 (10.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (9.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 44 (8.59%) Systems Engineer
11 43 (8.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 39 (7.62%) Software Engineer
13 34 (6.64%) Citrix Engineer
14 29 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (5.27%) Analyst
15 27 (5.27%) IT Engineer
16 26 (5.08%) Information Security Specialist
16 26 (5.08%) Information Specialist
16 26 (5.08%) Security Specialist
17 25 (4.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (21.88%) LAMP
2 36 (7.03%) Web Services
3 31 (6.05%) .NET
4 29 (5.66%) XML
5 20 (3.91%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (3.52%) HTML
7 15 (2.93%) XSLT
8 14 (2.73%) JSON
8 14 (2.73%) Middleware
8 14 (2.73%) Rendezvous
8 14 (2.73%) Ultra Messaging
9 13 (2.54%) CSS
10 11 (2.15%) LEMP Stack
11 9 (1.76%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (1.37%) LAPP Stack
13 6 (1.17%) Servlets
14 5 (0.98%) HornetQ
14 5 (0.98%) J2EE
14 5 (0.98%) JMX
14 5 (0.98%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.09%) Data Centre
2 39 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.05%) Digital Media
4 23 (4.49%) Clustering
5 18 (3.52%) Replication
6 17 (3.32%) Fintech
7 13 (2.54%) Private Cloud
7 13 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.15%) NHS
8 11 (2.15%) Statistics
9 10 (1.95%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
9 10 (1.95%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.76%) Driving Licence
10 9 (1.76%) EMC VMAX
10 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Cloud
11 8 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 6 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 398 (77.73%) Linux
2 283 (55.27%) Windows
3 141 (27.54%) Unix
4 139 (27.15%) Windows Server
5 99 (19.34%) CentOS
6 87 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (9.38%) Ubuntu
9 47 (9.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 45 (8.79%) Solaris
11 28 (5.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (3.13%) Debian
13 13 (2.54%) AIX
14 10 (1.95%) Android
14 10 (1.95%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.95%) SmartOS
14 10 (1.95%) SUSE
15 9 (1.76%) HPUX
16 5 (0.98%) Windows 7
17 4 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (28.91%) DevOps
2 91 (17.77%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (17.38%) ITIL
4 79 (15.43%) Configuration Management
5 72 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 60 (11.72%) Software Engineering
7 54 (10.55%) Data Protection
8 51 (9.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 39 (7.62%) Information Security
10 38 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
11 34 (6.64%) Penetration Testing
12 30 (5.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 29 (5.66%) Scrum
14 28 (5.47%) Open Source
14 28 (5.47%) OWASP
15 27 (5.27%) DSDM
15 27 (5.27%) Information Governance
15 27 (5.27%) RUP
16 26 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
17 25 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 164 (32.03%) Python
2 147 (28.71%) Bash Shell
3 127 (24.80%) Java
4 103 (20.12%) Perl
5 83 (16.21%) Ruby
6 81 (15.82%) SQL
7 74 (14.45%) Shell Script
8 43 (8.40%) JavaScript
9 42 (8.20%) PowerShell
10 39 (7.62%) C
11 37 (7.23%) PHP
12 30 (5.86%) C++
13 22 (4.30%) Clojure
14 21 (4.10%) Scala
15 10 (1.95%) Erlang
15 10 (1.95%) Go
15 10 (1.95%) Haskell
16 9 (1.76%) Korn
17 7 (1.37%) C#
18 6 (1.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 63 (12.30%) Degree
2 40 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (6.84%) MCSE
4 26 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (4.30%) CCNA
6 21 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 19 (3.71%) MCSA
8 15 (2.93%) Security Cleared
9 14 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (1.95%) PhD
11 7 (1.37%) CCNP
11 7 (1.37%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.17%) MCITP
12 6 (1.17%) MCP
13 5 (0.98%) CCENT
13 5 (0.98%) RHCE
14 4 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.78%) LPIC
15 3 (0.59%) CCA
15 3 (0.59%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (3.91%) SLA
3 12 (2.34%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.15%) HIPAA
5 6 (1.17%) FIPS 140-2
6 1 (0.20%) JTAG
System Software
1 273 (53.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 168 (32.81%) KVM
3 124 (24.22%) Active Directory
4 89 (17.38%) Hyper-V
5 70 (13.67%) Docker
6 56 (10.94%) XenServer
7 54 (10.55%) vSphere
8 49 (9.57%) NFS
9 43 (8.40%) LXC
10 35 (6.84%) iptables
11 33 (6.45%) XenApp
12 25 (4.88%) VMware ESX
13 24 (4.69%) VirtualBox
14 18 (3.52%) Samba
15 17 (3.32%) XenDesktop
16 16 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
16 16 (3.13%) SRDF
16 16 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
17 13 (2.54%) Firmware
18 7 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 145 (28.32%) Puppet
2 108 (21.09%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (16.60%) Ansible
4 65 (12.70%) Nagios
5 35 (6.84%) Salt
6 33 (6.45%) Tivoli
7 30 (5.86%) Cobbler
8 27 (5.27%) ZABBIX
9 22 (4.30%) Zenoss
10 21 (4.10%) Cacti
11 17 (3.32%) Graphite
12 16 (3.13%) Terraform
13 15 (2.93%) Oracle ZFS
14 14 (2.73%) SCCM
15 10 (1.95%) OpenNMS
16 7 (1.37%) Munin
16 7 (1.37%) XenMobile
17 6 (1.17%) CFEngine
17 6 (1.17%) logstash
17 6 (1.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 300 (58.59%) VMware
2 137 (26.76%) Citrix
3 128 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 113 (22.07%) Oracle
5 101 (19.73%) Cisco
6 99 (19.34%) Red Hat
7 57 (11.13%) HP
8 53 (10.35%) Google
9 36 (7.03%) Dell
9 36 (7.03%) NetApp
10 33 (6.45%) EMC
11 27 (5.27%) EnterpriseDB
12 19 (3.71%) IBM
13 18 (3.52%) Rackspace
14 17 (3.32%) Intel
15 16 (3.13%) Juniper
16 15 (2.93%) Sybase
17 14 (2.73%) DataSynapse
17 14 (2.73%) SaltStack
17 14 (2.73%) TIBCO
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + exciting benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Beneifts
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Full Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits + options
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
First Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Insure The Box
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Plus Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago