The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 114 121 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% 0.33% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.63% 3.66% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £47,500 £58,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.14% -2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Xen
South East

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
158 164 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.38% 8.92% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 136 150 183
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Debian
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Apache
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (25.00%) DTV
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Debian
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft