The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 72 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.28% 0.31% -
As % of the System Software category 3.08% 1.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £61,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +17.97%
Xen
South 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 Sheffield region.

System Software Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 113 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.10% 17.38% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 106 42
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £26,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Xen
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Xen Salary Trend in Sheffield

Xen
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (50.00%) PegaRULES
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (50.00%) Drupal
2 1 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) CloudStack
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OpenVPN
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) pfSense
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Intel
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Endeca
1 1 (50.00%) F5