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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 407 353 424
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +71
Permanent jobs citing Xen 23 57 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.83% 2.36% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 13
Average salary £43,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £41,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
2784 2412 2720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.63% 11.92% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 1969 2286
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Surrey -6 9 £42,500 -10.52%
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £60,000 +33.33%
Berkshire -25 4 £70,000 +52.17% 4
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire -18 1 £43,000 -28.92%
Hampshire -31 1 £32,250 -18.35%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 25 (62.50%) Linux
3 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) Ubuntu
6 14 (35.00%) Citrix
6 14 (35.00%) Python
6 14 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (30.00%) Perl
7 12 (30.00%) DNS
7 12 (30.00%) Red Hat
8 11 (27.50%) Cisco
8 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
8 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
8 11 (27.50%) Open Source
9 10 (25.00%) PHP
10 9 (22.50%) Juniper
10 9 (22.50%) VMware ESX
10 9 (22.50%) vSphere
10 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
10 9 (22.50%) XenApp
11 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (20.00%) Ruby
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 8 (20.00%) UNIX
12 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.50%) MySQL
12 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (15.00%) OpenStack
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) nginx
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.00%) DNS
2 11 (27.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.00%) SAN
3 6 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 5 (12.50%) Network Security
5 4 (10.00%) BGP
5 4 (10.00%) HTTP
5 4 (10.00%) LAN
5 4 (10.00%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) DHCP
6 3 (7.50%) NAS
7 2 (5.00%) Firewall
7 2 (5.00%) Wireless
7 2 (5.00%) Multicast
7 2 (5.00%) VLAN
7 2 (5.00%) SMTP
7 2 (5.00%) WLAN
7 2 (5.00%) MPLS
7 2 (5.00%) OSPF
8 1 (2.50%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.50%) Redis
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
1 13 (32.50%) Systems Administrator
1 13 (32.50%) Administrator
1 13 (32.50%) Linux Administrator
1 13 (32.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 4 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Web Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Middleware
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) Memcached
4 1 (2.50%) OSGi
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) HTML
4 1 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (2.50%) SOAP
4 1 (2.50%) LAMP
4 1 (2.50%) Ajax
4 1 (2.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Open Source
2 3 (7.50%) DTV
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (37.50%) Ubuntu
3 14 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (20.00%) UNIX
5 7 (17.50%) CentOS
6 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (12.50%) Debian
8 4 (10.00%) Fedora
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
1 5 (12.50%) People Management
2 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
3 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) Migration
4 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) OOP
4 2 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (2.50%) CRM
5 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.50%) Change Management
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Python
2 12 (30.00%) Perl
3 10 (25.00%) PHP
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Ruby
5 5 (12.50%) Java
6 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
6 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.50%) C++
8 2 (5.00%) C
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CCEE
4 1 (2.50%) CCIA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CCENT
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) VMware ESX
3 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (22.50%) XenApp
3 9 (22.50%) vSphere
4 7 (17.50%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.00%) KVM
5 4 (10.00%) XenServer
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Nagios
1 6 (15.00%) ZABBIX
1 6 (15.00%) Opsview
2 5 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.50%) Plesk
4 1 (2.50%) Graphite
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.50%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.50%) collectd
4 1 (2.50%) StatsD
4 1 (2.50%) logstash
4 1 (2.50%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Citrix
3 12 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (27.50%) Cisco
4 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Juniper
6 6 (15.00%) Oracle
7 5 (12.50%) Intel
8 3 (7.50%) NetApp
8 3 (7.50%) SAP
9 2 (5.00%) Avaya
9 2 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 2 (5.00%) Infoblox
9 2 (5.00%) Aruba
10 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
10 1 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 1 (2.50%) AppSense
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