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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 179 152 156
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Permanent jobs citing Xen 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 1.05% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £32,300 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £34,700 £70,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
483 285 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.09% 10.70% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 335 210 201
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Jetty
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) SSH
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Servlets
1 1 (16.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 1 (16.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) CCIA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) XenServer
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) SpamAssassin
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Postfix
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) Cobbler
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) NetApp
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (16.67%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £19,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago