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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 161 161 156
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Xen 12 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.35% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 3.02% 1.88% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Average salary - £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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
397 480 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 11.59% 15.02% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 325 338 235
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 18 December 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 14 (87.50%) Puppet
2 14 (87.50%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) Artifactory
5 9 (56.25%) Hudson
5 9 (56.25%) ZABBIX
5 9 (56.25%) Replication
5 9 (56.25%) Maven
5 9 (56.25%) Perl
5 9 (56.25%) MySQL
5 9 (56.25%) Nagios
5 9 (56.25%) KVM
6 6 (37.50%) XenServer
7 5 (31.25%) vSphere
7 5 (31.25%) Cobbler
7 5 (31.25%) Ruby
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 1 (6.25%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) Servlets
8 1 (6.25%) SQL

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) Jetty
1 1 (6.25%) nginx
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 9 (56.25%) Maven
2 9 (56.25%) Hudson
2 9 (56.25%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (75.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (56.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) DevOps
2 11 (68.75%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) RUP
4 1 (6.25%) DSDM
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Python
1 14 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 9 (56.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Ruby
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (56.25%) KVM
3 6 (37.50%) XenServer
4 5 (31.25%) vSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Puppet
1 14 (87.50%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (56.25%) Nagios
2 9 (56.25%) ZABBIX
3 5 (31.25%) Cobbler
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp