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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 411 389 399
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Xen 27 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.01% 2.00% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 31
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
2668 2646 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.95% 11.60% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2174 2192
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
East Sussex - 17 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +21 5 £30,000 -42.85%
Berkshire -18 5 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 42 (84.00%) VMware
3 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (60.00%) DNS
5 28 (56.00%) Python
5 28 (56.00%) Perl
6 25 (50.00%) Java
7 24 (48.00%) MySQL
7 24 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (48.00%) Ruby
7 24 (48.00%) KVM
8 23 (46.00%) Puppet
8 23 (46.00%) Ubuntu
8 23 (46.00%) BGP
8 23 (46.00%) SMTP
8 23 (46.00%) HTTP
9 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
10 16 (32.00%) UNIX
10 16 (32.00%) Windows
11 15 (30.00%) Juniper
12 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
12 14 (28.00%) Relational Database
13 13 (26.00%) Network Security
13 13 (26.00%) OSPF
13 13 (26.00%) Debian
13 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
14 12 (24.00%) SAN
14 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
14 12 (24.00%) IMAP
15 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (60.00%) DNS
2 23 (46.00%) BGP
2 23 (46.00%) SMTP
2 23 (46.00%) HTTP
3 18 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (26.00%) Network Security
4 13 (26.00%) OSPF
5 12 (24.00%) SAN
5 12 (24.00%) IMAP
6 10 (20.00%) VLAN
7 8 (16.00%) VPN
8 5 (10.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (10.00%) NAS
8 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
9 4 (8.00%) LAN
9 4 (8.00%) WAN
9 4 (8.00%) Firewall
10 3 (6.00%) DHCP
11 2 (4.00%) WLAN
11 2 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.00%) MySQL
1 24 (48.00%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.00%) Essbase
6 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (52.00%) Systems Administrator
1 26 (52.00%) Administrator
2 19 (38.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 19 (38.00%) Linux Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 8 (16.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (2.00%) WebCenter
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Open Source
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 43 (86.00%) Linux
2 23 (46.00%) Ubuntu
3 16 (32.00%) UNIX
3 16 (32.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) Debian
5 8 (16.00%) CentOS
6 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (8.00%) Solaris
9 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.00%) SUSE
9 1 (2.00%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.00%) AIX
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (22.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 5 (10.00%) People Management
4 5 (10.00%) DevOps
5 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.00%) Workflow
6 2 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Python
1 28 (56.00%) Perl
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 24 (48.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.00%) SQL
5 5 (10.00%) C
5 5 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) CCNP
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) GCIH
4 1 (2.00%) CCVP
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (48.00%) KVM
3 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 5 (10.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) XenServer
5 5 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (10.00%) iptables
6 4 (8.00%) Ceph
7 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.00%) LXC
8 1 (2.00%) pfSense
8 1 (2.00%) Varnish
8 1 (2.00%) Kamailio
8 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 23 (46.00%) Puppet
2 7 (14.00%) Nagios
3 4 (8.00%) Icinga
4 3 (6.00%) Opsview
4 3 (6.00%) ZABBIX
5 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.00%) Salt
6 1 (2.00%) Graphite
6 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.00%) collectd
6 1 (2.00%) StatsD
6 1 (2.00%) logstash
6 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) VMware
2 15 (30.00%) Juniper
3 12 (24.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (20.00%) Citrix
5 8 (16.00%) Cisco
5 8 (16.00%) Oracle
6 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (10.00%) Intel
8 3 (6.00%) Sun
8 3 (6.00%) NetApp
9 2 (4.00%) Avaya
9 2 (4.00%) HP
9 2 (4.00%) Dell
9 2 (4.00%) EMC
9 2 (4.00%) Infoblox
9 2 (4.00%) Aruba
10 1 (2.00%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.00%) Acme Packet
10 1 (2.00%) Mitel
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