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 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 425 371 412
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +41
Permanent jobs citing Xen 17 51 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.075% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.60% 1.89% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 46 30
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
2812 2694 2523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.46% 12.68% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2260 2279 2194
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 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
Berkshire -8 9 £47,500 -6.40%
Oxfordshire -8 3 £55,000 -24.13% 2
Surrey -11 2 £46,250 +42.30%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Hampshire -17 1 - -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (76.92%) Linux
2 38 (58.46%) Windows
3 37 (56.92%) VMware
4 35 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (52.31%) Citrix
6 30 (46.15%) Apache
7 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
8 27 (41.54%) Firewall
9 26 (40.00%) Red Hat
10 25 (38.46%) MySQL
11 24 (36.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 23 (35.38%) HTTP
13 22 (33.85%) Perl
13 22 (33.85%) Ruby
14 21 (32.31%) Python
15 20 (30.77%) Hyper-V
16 19 (29.23%) nginx
17 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
17 18 (27.69%) XenServer
17 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
18 17 (26.15%) Debian
19 16 (24.62%) QA
20 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 13 (20.00%) DevOps
20 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
20 13 (20.00%) DNS
20 13 (20.00%) PHP
21 12 (18.46%) SQL
21 12 (18.46%) NetApp
21 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (46.15%) Apache
2 19 (29.23%) nginx
3 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.54%) Confluence
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Magento
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) Firewall
2 23 (35.38%) HTTP
3 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (20.00%) DNS
4 9 (13.85%) SAN
4 9 (13.85%) FTP
4 9 (13.85%) DHCP
5 7 (10.77%) LAN
5 7 (10.77%) WAN
5 7 (10.77%) VPN
6 6 (9.23%) DMZ
6 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (7.69%) Internet
8 4 (6.15%) IPv4
8 4 (6.15%) IPv6
8 4 (6.15%) VLAN
9 3 (4.62%) NetScaler
9 3 (4.62%) SSH
9 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
9 3 (4.62%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) MySQL
2 10 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
4 1 (1.54%) Gradle
4 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.54%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
1 4 (6.15%) Marketing
1 4 (6.15%) French Language
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Electronics
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Administrator
2 19 (29.23%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 13 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 12 (18.46%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 10 (15.38%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (12.31%) Consultant
6 8 (12.31%) Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Team Leader
7 6 (9.23%) Senior Support Analyst
7 6 (9.23%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Citrix Consultant
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Web Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) LAMP
3 4 (6.15%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.15%) XML
3 4 (6.15%) Spring
4 2 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (3.08%) Memcached
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) CPAN
5 1 (1.54%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.38%) Replication
2 10 (15.38%) Celerra
3 3 (4.62%) DTV
4 2 (3.08%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.54%) Firmware
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.54%) Wiki
5 1 (1.54%) Clustering
5 1 (1.54%) VHDL
5 1 (1.54%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 50 (76.92%) Linux
2 38 (58.46%) Windows
3 24 (36.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (26.15%) Debian
5 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.85%) UNIX
7 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
8 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.08%) Solaris
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.08%) CentOS
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
10 1 (1.54%) zOS
10 1 (1.54%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.00%) DevOps
2 10 (15.38%) Information Management
2 10 (15.38%) Time Management
3 7 (10.77%) Migration
4 6 (9.23%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (6.15%) Content Management
6 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.62%) ITIL
6 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.62%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.08%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.08%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.08%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.08%) OO
7 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.54%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) Perl
1 22 (33.85%) Ruby
2 21 (32.31%) Python
3 13 (20.00%) PHP
4 12 (18.46%) SQL
5 11 (16.92%) Bash Shell
6 7 (10.77%) Java
7 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.08%) C
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.62%) MCSE
4 1 (1.54%) PhD
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) QA
2 8 (12.31%) SLA
3 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 18 (27.69%) Active Directory
3 18 (27.69%) XenServer
4 4 (6.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.15%) KVM
4 4 (6.15%) XenApp
5 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.08%) NFS
6 2 (3.08%) Varnish
7 1 (1.54%) vCloud
7 1 (1.54%) vSphere
7 1 (1.54%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Legato
1 10 (15.38%) ARCserve
2 7 (10.77%) Puppet
3 5 (7.69%) Plesk
4 2 (3.08%) XenMobile
4 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.54%) Nagios
5 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.54%) collectd
5 1 (1.54%) StatsD
5 1 (1.54%) logstash
5 1 (1.54%) Salt
5 1 (1.54%) YUM
Vendors
1 37 (56.92%) VMware
2 34 (52.31%) Citrix
3 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
4 26 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 12 (18.46%) NetApp
6 10 (15.38%) Veritas
6 10 (15.38%) EMC
7 7 (10.77%) Oracle
8 4 (6.15%) SAP
8 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (4.62%) Cisco
9 3 (4.62%) HP
9 3 (4.62%) AppSense
10 2 (3.08%) Percona
10 2 (3.08%) New Relic
10 2 (3.08%) Dell
10 2 (3.08%) IBM
11 1 (1.54%) Vignette
11 1 (1.54%) Sun
11 1 (1.54%) JD Edwards
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