The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 167 181 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -34
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.092% 0.055% 0.038%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 0.44% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +90.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
Xen
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
348 459 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 10.63% 12.59% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 286 359 243
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,700 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Xen
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Xen Salary Trend in Leeds

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 7 (53.85%) Nagios
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (46.15%) DNS
4 5 (38.46%) SSL
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) nginx
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (30.77%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (30.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (30.77%) Clustering
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon S3
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) CentOS
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Perl

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Joomla!
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) Moodle
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon S3
3 3 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) SSL
3 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 3 (23.08%) Hudson
2 3 (23.08%) Artifactory
2 3 (23.08%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Junior
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Servlets
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Performance Metrics
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Replication
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) CentOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Python
1 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Java
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (30.77%) NFS
2 3 (23.08%) XenServer
2 3 (23.08%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Nagios
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
1 7 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) ZABBIX
2 3 (23.08%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google