The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 122 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.27% -
As % of the System Software category 6.45% 2.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
124 192 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.64% 10.47% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 109 179 93
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Xen
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Xen Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Xen
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +5 7 £55,000 -8.33%
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (88.00%) Citrix
2 20 (80.00%) MySQL
2 20 (80.00%) Apache
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) Debian
3 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 15 (60.00%) HTTP
3 15 (60.00%) Python
3 15 (60.00%) Perl
3 15 (60.00%) Ruby
3 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (60.00%) XenServer
3 15 (60.00%) nginx
4 12 (48.00%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (44.00%) QA
6 10 (40.00%) Puppet
7 8 (32.00%) Percona
7 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) Windows
9 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
10 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) MS Office
10 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) QMS

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (80.00%) Apache
2 15 (60.00%) nginx
3 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (80.00%) MySQL
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Systems Administrator
1 18 (72.00%) Administrator
2 13 (52.00%) Linux Administrator
2 13 (52.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 13 (52.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 10 (40.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (8.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Debian
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Quality Management
1 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (20.00%) QMS
1 5 (20.00%) Information Security
1 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Python
1 15 (60.00%) Perl
1 15 (60.00%) Ruby
2 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (44.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) XenServer
2 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Citrix
2 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (32.00%) Percona
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.00%) New Relic
6 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards