The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 98 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.076% 0.57% -
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 3.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 0
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-17.52% +7.77%
Xen
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
199 233 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.05% 16.55% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 139 206 148
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Xen
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Essex region.

Xen Salary Trend in Essex

Xen
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) VMware