The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
UK / England
Rank 616 640 778
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +138
Permanent jobs citing Xen 208 266 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.28% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 2.15% 2.36% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 177 245 124
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £67,750
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%

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
9652 11261 12251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.25% 12.04% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8043 9593 10444
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Xen Salary Histogram in England

Xen
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the England region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +74 119 £65,000 +18.18% 7
Yorkshire +36 37 £60,000 +41.17% 3
North West -3 20 £70,000 +60.00% 2
South East +17 18 £57,500 +21.05% 6
South West +7 9 £57,500 -17.85% 2
East of England -16 3 £62,148 +44.52% 3
East Midlands +13 2 £50,000 -28.57%
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Xen.

1 307 (82.75%) Linux
2 231 (62.26%) VMware
3 223 (60.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 205 (55.26%) Puppet
5 202 (54.45%) Windows
6 199 (53.64%) Python
7 185 (49.87%) Oracle
8 181 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
8 181 (48.79%) DevOps
9 172 (46.36%) Opscode Chef
10 164 (44.20%) Firewall
11 158 (42.59%) Bash Shell
12 153 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
13 152 (40.97%) SQL
14 146 (39.35%) Ruby
15 133 (35.85%) OpenStack
16 131 (35.31%) Unix
17 128 (34.50%) Amazon AWS
18 126 (33.96%) vSphere
19 122 (32.88%) WebSphere
20 120 (32.35%) XenServer
20 120 (32.35%) Shell Script
21 118 (31.81%) Ansible
22 117 (31.54%) CloudStack
23 116 (31.27%) KVM
24 109 (29.38%) Microsoft
24 109 (29.38%) DSDM
24 109 (29.38%) Scrum
25 108 (29.11%) EnterpriseDB
26 105 (28.30%) Configuration Management

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 133 (35.85%) OpenStack
2 122 (32.88%) WebSphere
3 117 (31.54%) CloudStack
4 88 (23.72%) Apache
5 76 (20.49%) JBoss
6 74 (19.95%) WebLogic
7 55 (14.82%) Tomcat
8 52 (14.02%) Oracle Coherence
9 51 (13.75%) IIS
10 45 (12.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 27 (7.28%) MS Exchange
12 20 (5.39%) nginx
13 17 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (4.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 11 (2.96%) Skype for Business
16 10 (2.70%) lighttpd
17 9 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2007
18 6 (1.62%) SharePoint
19 3 (0.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 30 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 25 (6.74%) RMDS
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 128 (34.50%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
3 10 (2.70%) Office 365
3 10 (2.70%) SoftLayer
3 10 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (2.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (1.35%) IaaS
7 5 (1.35%) PaaS
7 5 (1.35%) SaaS
8 4 (1.08%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
9 3 (0.81%) GitHub
10 2 (0.54%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) G Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 164 (44.20%) Firewall
2 87 (23.45%) WAN
3 85 (22.91%) SAN
4 79 (21.29%) NAS
5 75 (20.22%) LAN
6 55 (14.82%) iSCSI
7 52 (14.02%) FCoE
7 52 (14.02%) Fibre Channel
7 52 (14.02%) Multicast
8 51 (13.75%) HTTP
8 51 (13.75%) TCP/IP
9 36 (9.70%) DNS
10 17 (4.58%) SSL
10 17 (4.58%) VLAN
10 17 (4.58%) VPN
11 16 (4.31%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (4.31%) VoIP
12 13 (3.50%) Internet
13 12 (3.23%) DHCP
14 10 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (16.98%) MySQL
2 42 (11.32%) SQL Server
3 36 (9.70%) Hadoop
4 32 (8.63%) HBase
5 23 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (5.39%) DB2
6 20 (5.39%) OLAP
6 20 (5.39%) OLTP
6 20 (5.39%) Oracle OLAP
7 10 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.70%) Redis
8 8 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.62%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.08%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.81%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.81%) Riak
12 2 (0.54%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 99 (26.68%) Jenkins
2 77 (20.75%) Git (software)
3 56 (15.09%) TeamCity
4 52 (14.02%) Subversion
5 19 (5.12%) Travis CI
6 16 (4.31%) Vagrant
7 11 (2.96%) GitLab
8 10 (2.70%) JIRA
9 6 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (1.62%) GoCD
10 5 (1.35%) Hudson
11 4 (1.08%) Selenium
12 3 (0.81%) Ant
13 2 (0.54%) Gradle
13 2 (0.54%) Grunt
13 2 (0.54%) gulp
13 2 (0.54%) JMeter
13 2 (0.54%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.54%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.54%) VersionOne
General
1 80 (21.56%) Finance
2 19 (5.12%) Banking
3 16 (4.31%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.04%) Retail
5 12 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.70%) Legal
7 4 (1.08%) Marketing
8 3 (0.81%) Billing
8 3 (0.81%) Games
8 3 (0.81%) Publishing
9 2 (0.54%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 138 (37.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (17.52%) Architect
3 52 (14.02%) Infrastructure Architect
4 47 (12.67%) Administrator
5 41 (11.05%) Linux Administrator
5 41 (11.05%) Systems Administrator
6 39 (10.51%) Linux Engineer
7 37 (9.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 33 (8.89%) Technical Architect
9 32 (8.63%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
9 32 (8.63%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
10 31 (8.36%) Platform Engineer
11 24 (6.47%) Systems Engineer
12 23 (6.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 23 (6.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 21 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 21 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (5.66%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 20 (5.39%) Lead Architect
15 19 (5.12%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (20.75%) .NET
2 50 (13.48%) Middleware
3 33 (8.89%) LAMP
4 29 (7.82%) HTML
5 27 (7.28%) XML
6 25 (6.74%) Rendezvous
6 25 (6.74%) Ultra Messaging
6 25 (6.74%) XSLT
7 9 (2.43%) Web Services
8 6 (1.62%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (1.08%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (1.08%) CSS
9 4 (1.08%) FreeSWITCH
9 4 (1.08%) Kafka
9 4 (1.08%) Servlets
10 3 (0.81%) jQuery
10 3 (0.81%) Node.js
10 3 (0.81%) React
10 3 (0.81%) REST
10 3 (0.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.97%) Data Centre
2 17 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.96%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (1.62%) Algorithms
4 6 (1.62%) Statistics
5 5 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.08%) Fintech
6 4 (1.08%) iPad
6 4 (1.08%) Replication
7 3 (0.81%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.81%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.81%) User Experience
7 3 (0.81%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.81%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 307 (82.75%) Linux
2 202 (54.45%) Windows
3 131 (35.31%) Unix
4 63 (16.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (16.17%) Solaris
6 29 (7.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (7.28%) Debian
7 27 (7.28%) Windows Server
8 22 (5.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 21 (5.66%) CentOS
10 19 (5.12%) Ubuntu
11 11 (2.96%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.70%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.35%) AIX
13 5 (1.35%) HPUX
13 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (1.08%) Windows 10
14 4 (1.08%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.81%) Android
15 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
1 181 (48.79%) DevOps
2 153 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
3 109 (29.38%) DSDM
3 109 (29.38%) Scrum
4 105 (28.30%) Configuration Management
5 93 (25.07%) ITIL
6 83 (22.37%) RUP
7 77 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
8 57 (15.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 52 (14.02%) Benchmarking
9 52 (14.02%) OWASP
10 30 (8.09%) Load Balancing
11 24 (6.47%) Auto-Scaling
12 23 (6.20%) Server Virtualisation
13 22 (5.93%) Build Automation
13 22 (5.93%) Data Protection
13 22 (5.93%) High Availability
14 20 (5.39%) Risk Management
15 19 (5.12%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 199 (53.64%) Python
2 158 (42.59%) Bash Shell
3 152 (40.97%) SQL
4 146 (39.35%) Ruby
5 120 (32.35%) Shell Script
6 47 (12.67%) Perl
7 40 (10.78%) Java
8 39 (10.51%) JavaScript
9 18 (4.85%) PHP
10 14 (3.77%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.43%) C++
12 5 (1.35%) C
12 5 (1.35%) Go
13 4 (1.08%) Scala
14 3 (0.81%) Erlang
15 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
15 2 (0.54%) C#
15 2 (0.54%) Clojure
15 2 (0.54%) C-shell
15 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (9.70%) Degree
2 24 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (5.66%) CCNA
4 16 (4.31%) CEH
4 16 (4.31%) CompTIA Security+
4 16 (4.31%) Security+ Certification
5 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (2.16%) MCSA
6 8 (2.16%) MCSE
6 8 (2.16%) Security Cleared
7 6 (1.62%) CISSP
8 5 (1.35%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.35%) SC Cleared
9 4 (1.08%) CCNP
9 4 (1.08%) CCSA
9 4 (1.08%) CCSE
9 4 (1.08%) MCITP
9 4 (1.08%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.81%) CCVP
10 3 (0.81%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.89%) SLA
2 4 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.81%) QA
4 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) GCP
5 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 223 (60.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (33.96%) vSphere
3 120 (32.35%) XenServer
4 116 (31.27%) KVM
5 91 (24.53%) Hyper-V
6 55 (14.82%) NFS
7 52 (14.02%) Oracle RAC
7 52 (14.02%) SRDF
8 43 (11.59%) Docker
9 39 (10.51%) Active Directory
10 31 (8.36%) QEMU
11 13 (3.50%) Virtual Machines
12 10 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (2.70%) VirtualBox
13 8 (2.16%) DFS Replication
13 8 (2.16%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.89%) XenApp
15 6 (1.62%) Varnish
15 6 (1.62%) VMware ESX
16 5 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 205 (55.26%) Puppet
2 172 (46.36%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (31.81%) Ansible
4 99 (26.68%) Cobbler
5 92 (24.80%) Tivoli
6 52 (14.02%) Salt
7 35 (9.43%) Nagios
7 35 (9.43%) Terraform
8 24 (6.47%) Kubernetes
8 24 (6.47%) Mesos
9 23 (6.20%) ZABBIX
10 12 (3.23%) HAProxy
11 10 (2.70%) SCCM
12 7 (1.89%) Packer
13 6 (1.62%) rkt
13 6 (1.62%) WSUS
14 4 (1.08%) Backup Exec
14 4 (1.08%) Graphite
15 3 (0.81%) CFEngine
15 3 (0.81%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 231 (62.26%) VMware
2 185 (49.87%) Oracle
3 109 (29.38%) Microsoft
4 108 (29.11%) EnterpriseDB
5 104 (28.03%) Cisco
6 72 (19.41%) Red Hat
7 68 (18.33%) NetApp
8 57 (15.36%) EMC
9 54 (14.56%) Intel
10 48 (12.94%) IBM
11 38 (10.24%) Citrix
12 32 (8.63%) Sybase
13 31 (8.36%) SaltStack
14 25 (6.74%) DataSynapse
14 25 (6.74%) TIBCO
15 23 (6.20%) HP
16 16 (4.31%) Sophos
17 12 (3.23%) Juniper
17 12 (3.23%) SolarWinds
18 8 (2.16%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Network Compucare
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Aim Hire Jobs
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Salary & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute
Salary: £38989 - £49602 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago