The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 678 655 592
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -63
Permanent jobs citing Xen 198 191 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.70% 1.88% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 178 168 272
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11645 10186 10589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.63% 10.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9713 8725 9216
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Xen
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -8 128 £47,500 -5.00% 9
East of England -4 29 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South East -31 25 £55,000 +59.42% 4
North West +4 6 £33,750 +22.72% 1
South West - 6 £37,500 - 4
West Midlands -25 1 - -
Yorkshire -37 1 £50,000 +42.85% 2
North East - 1 - -
Xen
UK

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 310 (78.68%) VMware
2 282 (71.57%) Linux
3 275 (69.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 249 (63.20%) Windows
5 148 (37.56%) Python
6 136 (34.52%) Citrix
7 135 (34.26%) MySQL
8 123 (31.22%) Perl
9 122 (30.96%) Firewall
10 118 (29.95%) Apache
11 112 (28.43%) Ruby
12 109 (27.66%) Bash Shell
13 106 (26.90%) Puppet
13 106 (26.90%) Microsoft
14 104 (26.40%) Active Directory
15 92 (23.35%) Cisco
16 89 (22.59%) KVM
17 88 (22.34%) Red Hat
17 88 (22.34%) Nagios
17 88 (22.34%) Hyper-V
18 87 (22.08%) TCP/IP
18 87 (22.08%) UNIX
19 84 (21.32%) SAN
20 77 (19.54%) nginx
21 76 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 75 (19.04%) DNS
23 71 (18.02%) Ubuntu
24 69 (17.51%) Opscode Chef
25 68 (17.26%) Tomcat
26 65 (16.50%) MS Exchange

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 118 (29.95%) Apache
2 77 (19.54%) nginx
3 68 (17.26%) Tomcat
4 65 (16.50%) MS Exchange
5 46 (11.68%) WebLogic
6 32 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (7.11%) OpenStack
8 26 (6.60%) IIS
9 21 (5.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (4.06%) WebSphere
11 15 (3.81%) CloudStack
12 14 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.02%) Lync
14 3 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.76%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.25%) Site Server
15 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.25%) Jetty
15 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 34 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (2.28%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.76%) Summit
4 2 (0.51%) Sophis RISQUE
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.25%) Line 500
5 1 (0.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.30%) Office 365
3 11 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.79%) IaaS
4 10 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.76%) Rackspace Cloud
6 3 (0.76%) GitHub
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.25%) Route 53
7 1 (0.25%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (30.96%) Firewall
2 87 (22.08%) TCP/IP
3 84 (21.32%) SAN
4 75 (19.04%) DNS
5 60 (15.23%) HTTP
6 49 (12.44%) DHCP
7 41 (10.41%) VLAN
8 39 (9.90%) VPN
8 39 (9.90%) BIG-IP
9 38 (9.64%) WAN
10 35 (8.88%) NAS
11 33 (8.38%) iSCSI
12 32 (8.12%) LDAP
13 28 (7.11%) NetScaler
14 25 (6.35%) LAN
15 23 (5.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 15 (3.81%) Fibre Channel
16 15 (3.81%) SSH
17 13 (3.30%) MPLS
17 13 (3.30%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (34.26%) MySQL
2 52 (13.20%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (11.17%) SQL Server
4 33 (8.38%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.09%) DB2
6 22 (5.58%) Redis
7 21 (5.33%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.57%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (1.02%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.02%) Riak
11 4 (1.02%) Big Data
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 32 (8.12%) Git (software)
2 28 (7.11%) Subversion
3 18 (4.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 13 (3.30%) Hudson
4 13 (3.30%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.05%) TeamCity
6 8 (2.03%) JIRA
7 4 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.02%) Maven
8 3 (0.76%) Redmine
9 2 (0.51%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.51%) Selenium
9 2 (0.51%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.25%) JBehave
10 1 (0.25%) Gradle
10 1 (0.25%) Ant
10 1 (0.25%) JUnit
10 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.25%) JMeter
General
1 46 (11.68%) Finance
2 16 (4.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.81%) Law
4 7 (1.78%) Marketing
4 7 (1.78%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.78%) Advertising
4 7 (1.78%) Games
5 6 (1.52%) Back Office
5 6 (1.52%) Electronics
6 5 (1.27%) Billing
7 4 (1.02%) French Language
8 3 (0.76%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) Retail
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 154 (39.09%) Administrator
2 132 (33.50%) Systems Administrator
3 97 (24.62%) Linux Administrator
4 65 (16.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 39 (9.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 38 (9.64%) Architect
7 30 (7.61%) Senior Linux Administrator
8 29 (7.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 28 (7.11%) Linux Engineer
10 25 (6.35%) Analyst
11 21 (5.33%) Consultant
12 16 (4.06%) Systems Engineer
12 16 (4.06%) Infrastructure Architect
12 16 (4.06%) IT Support
13 15 (3.81%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (3.81%) Team Leader
14 12 (3.05%) Systems Support
14 12 (3.05%) Support Engineer
15 11 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (2.54%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (13.20%) LAMP
2 27 (6.85%) Web Services
3 19 (4.82%) .NET
4 16 (4.06%) XML
5 8 (2.03%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.78%) Ruby on Rails
7 6 (1.52%) HTML
8 5 (1.27%) JSON
8 5 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (1.27%) Spring
9 4 (1.02%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.76%) REST
11 2 (0.51%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (0.51%) COM
12 1 (0.25%) CSS
12 1 (0.25%) JSP
12 1 (0.25%) Servlets
12 1 (0.25%) CPAN
12 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.17%) Open Source
2 43 (10.91%) Computer Science
3 31 (7.87%) Clustering
4 30 (7.61%) Replication
5 28 (7.11%) Blackberry
6 15 (3.81%) Celerra
7 12 (3.05%) Hedge funds
7 12 (3.05%) Fat Client
7 12 (3.05%) Thin Client
8 11 (2.79%) iPhone
9 10 (2.54%) iPad
10 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.52%) DTV
12 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.76%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.51%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.51%) Physics
13 2 (0.51%) Wiki
14 1 (0.25%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 282 (71.57%) Linux
2 249 (63.20%) Windows
3 87 (22.08%) UNIX
4 76 (19.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 71 (18.02%) Ubuntu
6 54 (13.71%) CentOS
7 52 (13.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 40 (10.15%) Debian
9 38 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (7.61%) Solaris
11 28 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 23 (5.84%) Windows 8
13 22 (5.58%) Mac OS X
14 21 (5.33%) Windows 7
15 18 (4.57%) AIX
16 16 (4.06%) SUSE
17 9 (2.28%) Windows XP
18 7 (1.78%) HPUX
19 4 (1.02%) Apple iOS
20 3 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.48%) ITIL
2 52 (13.20%) Configuration Management
3 51 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (12.18%) DevOps
5 35 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (7.11%) Load Balancing
7 26 (6.60%) E-Commerce
7 26 (6.60%) Technical Analysis
7 26 (6.60%) Performance Tuning
8 24 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 23 (5.84%) Statistical Analysis
10 22 (5.58%) Service Delivery
11 19 (4.82%) Business Continuity
11 19 (4.82%) Software Engineering
12 18 (4.57%) OO
13 17 (4.31%) OOP
13 17 (4.31%) Time Management
14 16 (4.06%) Service Management
15 15 (3.81%) Information Management
16 12 (3.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 148 (37.56%) Python
2 123 (31.22%) Perl
3 112 (28.43%) Ruby
4 109 (27.66%) Bash Shell
5 63 (15.99%) SQL
6 44 (11.17%) Java
7 41 (10.41%) PHP
8 39 (9.90%) PowerShell
9 26 (6.60%) Shell Script
10 17 (4.31%) C
11 7 (1.78%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.27%) VBScript
13 1 (0.25%) VB
13 1 (0.25%) VBA
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) C-shell
13 1 (0.25%) Korn
13 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 52 (13.20%) Degree
2 30 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.57%) MCSE
4 16 (4.06%) MCITP
5 11 (2.79%) LPIC
5 11 (2.79%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (2.79%) RHCE
6 9 (2.28%) MCSA
7 8 (2.03%) CCNA
7 8 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.52%) CCA
10 5 (1.27%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.76%) CCNP
12 3 (0.76%) CCIA
13 2 (0.51%) CCEE
14 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.84%) QA
2 10 (2.54%) SLA
3 5 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 275 (69.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 104 (26.40%) Active Directory
3 89 (22.59%) KVM
4 88 (22.34%) Hyper-V
5 34 (8.63%) NFS
6 25 (6.35%) XenServer
6 25 (6.35%) vSphere
7 23 (5.84%) XenApp
8 17 (4.31%) Varnish
8 17 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (4.31%) vCloud
9 14 (3.55%) XenDesktop
10 13 (3.30%) Postfix
10 13 (3.30%) Snort
11 12 (3.05%) VMware ESX
11 12 (3.05%) Sendmail
12 10 (2.54%) Terminal Services
13 9 (2.28%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (2.28%) qmail
14 8 (2.03%) Samba
Systems Management
1 106 (26.90%) Puppet
2 88 (22.34%) Nagios
3 69 (17.51%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (14.97%) Salt
5 41 (10.41%) Cacti
6 39 (9.90%) ZABBIX
6 39 (9.90%) Ansible
7 24 (6.09%) CFEngine
8 20 (5.08%) Vagrant
8 20 (5.08%) HAProxy
9 17 (4.31%) ARCserve
9 17 (4.31%) Legato
10 15 (3.81%) Ganglia
11 12 (3.05%) SCOM
11 12 (3.05%) StatsD
12 11 (2.79%) Backup Exec
13 10 (2.54%) SCCM
14 9 (2.28%) Data Guard
14 9 (2.28%) collectd
14 9 (2.28%) logstash
Vendors
1 310 (78.68%) VMware
2 136 (34.52%) Citrix
3 106 (26.90%) Microsoft
4 92 (23.35%) Cisco
5 88 (22.34%) Red Hat
6 65 (16.50%) NetApp
7 64 (16.24%) Oracle
8 48 (12.18%) JBoss
9 44 (11.17%) EMC
10 43 (10.91%) HP
11 25 (6.35%) Veritas
12 24 (6.09%) F5
13 23 (5.84%) Rackspace
14 16 (4.06%) SaltStack
15 15 (3.81%) Dell
16 12 (3.05%) Bloomberg
17 11 (2.79%) Reuters
17 11 (2.79%) Fidessa
17 11 (2.79%) IBM
18 10 (2.54%) Apple
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