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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 640 666 658
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Permanent jobs citing Xen 239 222 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.18% 1.90% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 185 196 176
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £63,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
10973 11691 9989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.77% 10.98% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9278 9736 8558
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -19 137 £52,500 +10.52% 11
South West +15 34 £70,000 +115.38% 13
South East +21 28 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Yorkshire +19 19 £40,000 +33.33% 5
West Midlands +4 9 £35,000 -
East of England -13 9 £54,250 +35.62% 2
North West -12 3 £35,750 +10.00% 1
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 304 (68.78%) VMware
2 295 (66.74%) Linux
3 273 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 177 (40.05%) Windows
5 172 (38.91%) KVM
6 165 (37.33%) Oracle
7 134 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
8 133 (30.09%) Java
9 130 (29.41%) Apache
10 122 (27.60%) Hyper-V
11 120 (27.15%) Python
12 110 (24.89%) Solaris
13 109 (24.66%) DNS
14 108 (24.43%) SAN
15 104 (23.53%) Cisco
16 102 (23.08%) Citrix
16 102 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
16 102 (23.08%) DevOps
17 101 (22.85%) Tomcat
18 100 (22.62%) Puppet
19 99 (22.40%) Git (software)
20 98 (22.17%) HTTP
21 94 (21.27%) UNIX
22 91 (20.59%) MySQL
22 91 (20.59%) Finance
23 90 (20.36%) Red Hat
24 89 (20.14%) Firewall
24 89 (20.14%) NAS
25 83 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
26 82 (18.55%) Microsoft

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 130 (29.41%) Apache
2 101 (22.85%) Tomcat
3 72 (16.29%) OpenStack
4 61 (13.80%) Oracle Coherence
5 59 (13.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 59 (13.35%) IIS
6 56 (12.67%) WebSphere
7 43 (9.73%) MS Exchange
7 43 (9.73%) nginx
8 36 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
9 35 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (3.39%) Lync
10 15 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (2.94%) Jetty
11 13 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
11 13 (2.94%) WebLogic
12 11 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (2.04%) JBoss
15 8 (1.81%) Joomla!
Applications
1 16 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.39%) MS Office
3 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (6.11%) RMDS
2 7 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.36%) Sophis RISQUE
3 6 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.68%) Magento
6 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 102 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (9.28%) Google App Engine
2 41 (9.28%) Google Cloud Platform
3 30 (6.79%) SaaS
4 27 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
5 21 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (4.75%) PaaS
6 20 (4.52%) HP Helion
7 18 (4.07%) IaaS
8 14 (3.17%) Office 365
8 14 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (2.94%) GitHub
10 10 (2.26%) Route 53
11 5 (1.13%) Symantec.cloud
12 4 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.68%) Joyent
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
14 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 109 (24.66%) DNS
2 108 (24.43%) SAN
3 98 (22.17%) HTTP
4 89 (20.14%) Firewall
4 89 (20.14%) NAS
5 72 (16.29%) WAN
6 69 (15.61%) TCP/IP
7 68 (15.38%) LAN
8 65 (14.71%) iSCSI
9 48 (10.86%) FCoE
9 48 (10.86%) Fibre Channel
9 48 (10.86%) Multicast
10 47 (10.63%) VPN
11 43 (9.73%) DHCP
11 43 (9.73%) VLAN
12 38 (8.60%) SMTP
13 26 (5.88%) IPsec
14 23 (5.20%) Network Security
15 21 (4.75%) PPTP
16 20 (4.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (20.59%) MySQL
2 42 (9.50%) SQL Server
3 33 (7.47%) Hadoop
4 31 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 27 (6.11%) HBase
6 21 (4.75%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (4.75%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (2.94%) Essbase
7 13 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (2.49%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.26%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.04%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.58%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.36%) Big Data
13 5 (1.13%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (1.13%) OLTP
13 5 (1.13%) OLAP
14 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 99 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 81 (18.33%) Jenkins
3 64 (14.48%) Artifactory
4 56 (12.67%) Ant
5 54 (12.22%) Maven
6 46 (10.41%) Gradle
7 38 (8.60%) Hudson
8 25 (5.66%) Subversion
9 11 (2.49%) JIRA
10 10 (2.26%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.04%) Grunt
11 9 (2.04%) Selenium
12 7 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.90%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.23%) MSI
14 1 (0.23%) AdminStudio
General
1 91 (20.59%) Finance
2 32 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.49%) Advertising
4 9 (2.04%) Law
5 5 (1.13%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.90%) Local Government
6 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.68%) Publishing
7 3 (0.68%) Legal
7 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.68%) Electronics
7 3 (0.68%) Marketing
7 3 (0.68%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 123 (27.83%) Administrator
2 111 (25.11%) Systems Administrator
3 66 (14.93%) Architect
3 66 (14.93%) Linux Administrator
4 60 (13.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 55 (12.44%) Solutions Architect
6 53 (11.99%) Infrastructure Architect
7 50 (11.31%) Software Engineer
7 50 (11.31%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 33 (7.47%) Support Engineer
9 28 (6.33%) Operations Engineer
10 27 (6.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 27 (6.11%) Lead Architect
10 27 (6.11%) Cloud Engineer
10 27 (6.11%) Technical Architect
10 27 (6.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 26 (5.88%) Principal Software Engineer
11 26 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
11 26 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
12 24 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (14.93%) Middleware
2 47 (10.63%) Web Services
3 35 (7.92%) XML
4 34 (7.69%) HTML
5 32 (7.24%) XSLT
6 31 (7.01%) LAMP
7 27 (6.11%) Rendezvous
7 27 (6.11%) Ultra Messaging
8 13 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 13 (2.94%) WebCenter
9 12 (2.71%) Servlets
10 9 (2.04%) .NET
10 9 (2.04%) MCollective
11 8 (1.81%) CSS
11 8 (1.81%) JSON
12 6 (1.36%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (1.36%) REST
13 5 (1.13%) Express
13 5 (1.13%) jQuery
13 5 (1.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 54 (12.22%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.47%) Public Cloud
3 24 (5.43%) Computer Science
4 19 (4.30%) Digital Media
5 17 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 13 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 13 (2.94%) Clustering
7 10 (2.26%) Cryptography
7 10 (2.26%) Replication
7 10 (2.26%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.04%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.36%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.13%) HP StoreVirtual
10 5 (1.13%) DataPower
11 4 (0.90%) LPAR
12 2 (0.45%) DTV
12 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
12 2 (0.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 295 (66.74%) Linux
2 177 (40.05%) Windows
3 110 (24.89%) Solaris
4 94 (21.27%) UNIX
5 60 (13.57%) Ubuntu
5 60 (13.57%) CentOS
5 60 (13.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 51 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 44 (9.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (7.69%) Debian
9 27 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 26 (5.88%) AIX
11 15 (3.39%) HPUX
12 12 (2.71%) Windows 7
13 9 (2.04%) Amazon Linux
14 6 (1.36%) Windows 8
14 6 (1.36%) SUSE
15 5 (1.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.68%) SmartOS
16 3 (0.68%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (23.08%) DevOps
3 70 (15.84%) Software Engineering
3 70 (15.84%) Configuration Management
4 62 (14.03%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 48 (10.86%) Mentoring
6 48 (10.86%) Benchmarking
7 38 (8.60%) ITIL
8 29 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 29 (6.56%) SDLC
9 28 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (6.11%) Load Balancing
11 26 (5.88%) Data Management
12 22 (4.98%) E-Commerce
13 17 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
14 16 (3.62%) Time Management
14 16 (3.62%) OO
15 15 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (3.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (30.09%) Java
2 120 (27.15%) Python
3 81 (18.33%) Perl
4 75 (16.97%) Ruby
5 72 (16.29%) Bash Shell
6 54 (12.22%) PowerShell
7 46 (10.41%) Shell Script
8 44 (9.95%) JavaScript
9 38 (8.60%) Scala
9 38 (8.60%) Clojure
10 36 (8.14%) PHP
11 19 (4.30%) SQL
12 17 (3.85%) C++
13 14 (3.17%) C
14 7 (1.58%) C#
15 6 (1.36%) Korn
16 5 (1.13%) Jython
16 5 (1.13%) VBScript
16 5 (1.13%) VBA
17 4 (0.90%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 76 (17.19%) Degree
2 30 (6.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (6.11%) MCSE
4 23 (5.20%) Security Cleared
5 18 (4.07%) SC Cleared
6 15 (3.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (3.17%) MCSA
8 8 (1.81%) MCITP
9 7 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.13%) CCNA
10 5 (1.13%) VCP5
11 4 (0.90%) VCP4
11 4 (0.90%) VCAP
11 4 (0.90%) CCA
11 4 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.90%) CCEA
12 3 (0.68%) CCNP
13 2 (0.45%) CISSP
13 2 (0.45%) LPIC
13 2 (0.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.20%) QA
2 20 (4.52%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.62%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 273 (61.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 172 (38.91%) KVM
3 122 (27.60%) Hyper-V
4 75 (16.97%) Active Directory
5 63 (14.25%) Docker
6 50 (11.31%) LXC
7 49 (11.09%) NFS
8 48 (10.86%) SRDF
9 38 (8.60%) XenServer
10 37 (8.37%) XenApp
11 34 (7.69%) vSphere
12 28 (6.33%) Oracle RAC
13 27 (6.11%) VMware ESX
14 24 (5.43%) VMware ESXi
14 24 (5.43%) iptables
15 23 (5.20%) VirtualBox
16 14 (3.17%) XenDesktop
17 6 (1.36%) pfSense
17 6 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 6 (1.36%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 100 (22.62%) Puppet
2 83 (18.78%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (11.54%) Nagios
4 44 (9.95%) Ansible
5 30 (6.79%) ZABBIX
6 20 (4.52%) Graphite
7 18 (4.07%) Salt
7 18 (4.07%) Vagrant
8 15 (3.39%) Oracle ZFS
9 12 (2.71%) SCCM
10 9 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 9 (2.04%) StatsD
11 8 (1.81%) Kibana
11 8 (1.81%) Capistrano
12 7 (1.58%) Backup Exec
13 6 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (1.36%) Tivoli
14 5 (1.13%) Zenoss
14 5 (1.13%) HP Data Protector
14 5 (1.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 304 (68.78%) VMware
2 165 (37.33%) Oracle
3 104 (23.53%) Cisco
4 102 (23.08%) Citrix
5 90 (20.36%) Red Hat
6 82 (18.55%) Microsoft
7 68 (15.38%) HP
8 57 (12.90%) EMC
9 54 (12.22%) Intel
9 54 (12.22%) IBM
10 53 (11.99%) NetApp
11 42 (9.50%) Google
12 37 (8.37%) Rackspace
12 37 (8.37%) Sun
13 31 (7.01%) Juniper
14 27 (6.11%) Sybase
14 27 (6.11%) TIBCO
14 27 (6.11%) DataSynapse
15 22 (4.98%) Dell
16 13 (2.94%) Symantec
London
Resource Partners
Salary: Salary negotiable FULL BENEFITS
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vesta Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + £6K Out of Hours Support
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago