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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 115 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% 0.59% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 1.89% 4.72% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £55,000 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
159 212 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.33% 12.51% 10.43%
Number of salaries quoted 136 178 142
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £33,225
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 3 £55,000 -24.13% 1
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Apache
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) HTTP
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 16 (100.00%) Debian
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 16 (100.00%) QA
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (100.00%) XenServer
1 16 (100.00%) nginx
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Percona
3 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (100.00%) Apache
1 16 (100.00%) nginx
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (100.00%) Administrator
2 12 (75.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 10 (62.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (62.50%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 10 (62.50%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
1 16 (100.00%) Debian
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 2 (12.50%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Perl
1 16 (100.00%) Python
1 16 (100.00%) Ruby
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) ZABBIX
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Citrix
1 16 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) Percona
2 2 (12.50%) New Relic
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago