The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 417 368 430
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +62
Permanent jobs citing Xen 21 59 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.28% 0.070%
As % of the System Software category 0.71% 2.34% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 46 14
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £65,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Xen
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2949 2522 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.69% 11.91% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2410 2064 2410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Xen
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Xen Salary Trend in the South East

Xen
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Xen Salary Histogram in the South East

Xen
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Surrey -6 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Berkshire -1 5 £65,000 +30.00%
Hampshire -19 5 £32,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 3 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Oxfordshire -10 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 31 (86.11%) VMware
2 23 (63.89%) Linux
3 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 14 (38.89%) PHP
6 14 (38.89%) Windows
7 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
8 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 11 (30.56%) Python
9 11 (30.56%) DNS
9 11 (30.56%) Open Source
10 10 (27.78%) Perl
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 10 (27.78%) Citrix
11 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
12 8 (22.22%) MySQL
12 8 (22.22%) Cisco
12 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
13 7 (19.44%) Web Services
13 7 (19.44%) Juniper
13 7 (19.44%) CentOS
14 6 (16.67%) Apache
14 6 (16.67%) Nagios
14 6 (16.67%) LAMP
14 6 (16.67%) ZABBIX
14 6 (16.67%) XenApp
14 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (16.67%) vSphere
14 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) OpenStack
3 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.56%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.89%) Internet
4 4 (11.11%) HTTP
5 3 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (8.33%) HTTPS
5 3 (8.33%) SSL
5 3 (8.33%) FTP
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) SAN
6 2 (5.56%) Telnet
6 2 (5.56%) Firewall
6 2 (5.56%) SSH
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.78%) VPN
7 1 (2.78%) LAN
7 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (30.56%) Administrator
1 11 (30.56%) Linux Administrator
1 11 (30.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (22.22%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Web Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (2.78%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Architect
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) LAMP
3 4 (11.11%) Middleware
4 2 (5.56%) Memcached
4 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 2 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) Ajax
5 1 (2.78%) XMPP
5 1 (2.78%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.78%) OSGi
5 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Open Source
2 3 (8.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 18 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (38.89%) Windows
4 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
5 7 (19.44%) CentOS
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.11%) Fedora
8 3 (8.33%) Debian
8 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.56%) UNIX
10 1 (2.78%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
5 1 (2.78%) OOP
5 1 (2.78%) OO
5 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.78%) Product Management
5 1 (2.78%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) PHP
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 10 (27.78%) Perl
4 6 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 3 (8.33%) C++
8 2 (5.56%) Java
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) C
9 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCEE
2 1 (2.78%) CCIA
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CCENT
2 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (16.67%) XenApp
4 6 (16.67%) vSphere
5 5 (13.89%) XenServer
6 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) ZABBIX
1 6 (16.67%) Nagios
1 6 (16.67%) Opsview
2 5 (13.89%) Plesk
3 2 (5.56%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.78%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) Juniper
6 4 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (8.33%) SAP
8 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 2 (5.56%) AppSense
9 1 (2.78%) PlateSpin
9 1 (2.78%) FalconStor
9 1 (2.78%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) Dell
9 1 (2.78%) Intel
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago