The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 430 389 408
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +19
Permanent jobs citing Xen 27 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.96% 1.49% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 28
Average salary £55,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +2.50%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2823 2759 2290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.34% 12.44% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2245 2360 1983
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
Xen
England

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 July 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 July 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 +18 13 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire +5 9 £55,000 -24.13% 4
Surrey +2 2 £46,250 +42.30%
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 64 (72.73%) Linux
2 57 (64.77%) Windows
3 54 (61.36%) VMware
4 53 (60.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
6 39 (44.32%) Citrix
7 38 (43.18%) Firewall
8 30 (34.09%) Red Hat
9 29 (32.95%) Apache
9 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
10 28 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (30.68%) Ruby
11 27 (30.68%) MySQL
12 26 (29.55%) Perl
12 26 (29.55%) Python
12 26 (29.55%) HTTP
13 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
14 22 (25.00%) NetApp
15 21 (23.86%) SAN
15 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
16 20 (22.73%) EMC
16 20 (22.73%) DNS
16 20 (22.73%) Veritas
17 19 (21.59%) Debian
17 19 (21.59%) Degree
17 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
17 19 (21.59%) XenServer
18 18 (20.45%) Replication
18 18 (20.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 17 (19.32%) Legato

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (32.95%) Apache
2 17 (19.32%) nginx
3 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
4 8 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.55%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Magento
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (43.18%) Firewall
2 26 (29.55%) HTTP
3 23 (26.14%) TCP/IP
4 21 (23.86%) SAN
5 20 (22.73%) DNS
6 11 (12.50%) DHCP
7 10 (11.36%) LAN
7 10 (11.36%) WAN
7 10 (11.36%) VPN
8 9 (10.23%) FTP
9 7 (7.95%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (7.95%) DMZ
10 5 (5.68%) NAS
10 5 (5.68%) NetScaler
11 4 (4.55%) SSL
11 4 (4.55%) IPv4
11 4 (4.55%) IPv6
11 4 (4.55%) SMTP
11 4 (4.55%) BGP
11 4 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.68%) MySQL
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) Redis
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (5.68%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) Maven
5 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.14%) Hudson
6 1 (1.14%) Selenium
6 1 (1.14%) JIRA
6 1 (1.14%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.14%) Ant
6 1 (1.14%) Gradle
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (6.82%) Advertising
2 4 (4.55%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) French Language
2 4 (4.55%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Electronics
3 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (26.14%) Administrator
2 22 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (17.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (14.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 12 (13.64%) Consultant
7 10 (11.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 10 (11.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.95%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Consultant
8 7 (7.95%) Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Team Leader
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Support Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Support Team Leader
10 5 (5.68%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.68%) Architect
11 4 (4.55%) Citrix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.23%) Web Services
2 5 (5.68%) LAMP
2 5 (5.68%) HTML
3 4 (4.55%) XML
3 4 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 4 (4.55%) Spring
4 2 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (2.27%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (1.14%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.14%) CPAN
5 1 (1.14%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.14%) .NET
5 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.59%) Computer Science
2 18 (20.45%) Replication
3 15 (17.05%) Celerra
4 3 (3.41%) DTV
5 2 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.27%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.27%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.27%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.27%) iPhone
5 2 (2.27%) iPad
5 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.14%) Wiki
6 1 (1.14%) VHDL
6 1 (1.14%) Verilog
6 1 (1.14%) Clustering
6 1 (1.14%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 64 (72.73%) Linux
2 57 (64.77%) Windows
3 28 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (21.59%) Debian
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (12.50%) UNIX
7 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (10.23%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
10 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
12 2 (2.27%) Solaris
12 2 (2.27%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.27%) CentOS
12 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (1.14%) SUSE
13 1 (1.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Time Management
2 15 (17.05%) Information Management
3 14 (15.91%) DevOps
4 8 (9.09%) ITIL
4 8 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.09%) Migration
4 8 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (7.95%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.55%) Content Management
7 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.41%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.41%) Programme Management
8 3 (3.41%) Data Management
8 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.41%) OO
9 2 (2.27%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) Ruby
2 26 (29.55%) Perl
2 26 (29.55%) Python
3 14 (15.91%) SQL
4 12 (13.64%) Java
5 10 (11.36%) PHP
6 8 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.82%) PowerShell
9 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.27%) C
10 2 (2.27%) VBScript
11 1 (1.14%) C-shell
11 1 (1.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Degree
2 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.55%) MCSE
3 4 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.27%) CCA
4 2 (2.27%) CCEE
4 2 (2.27%) CCIA
5 1 (1.14%) MCITP
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.18%) QA
2 9 (10.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 53 (60.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (32.95%) Hyper-V
3 21 (23.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (21.59%) XenServer
5 9 (10.23%) KVM
5 9 (10.23%) XenDesktop
5 9 (10.23%) XenApp
6 7 (7.95%) NFS
7 5 (5.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.55%) VMware ESX
9 3 (3.41%) Varnish
10 1 (1.14%) vCloud
10 1 (1.14%) vSphere
10 1 (1.14%) Sendmail
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (19.32%) Legato
1 17 (19.32%) ARCserve
2 10 (11.36%) Puppet
3 4 (4.55%) Plesk
4 3 (3.41%) XenMobile
5 2 (2.27%) collectd
5 2 (2.27%) StatsD
5 2 (2.27%) logstash
5 2 (2.27%) Salt
5 2 (2.27%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.27%) Vagrant
5 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.27%) SCCM
5 2 (2.27%) SCOM
5 2 (2.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.14%) YUM
6 1 (1.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (61.36%) VMware
2 47 (53.41%) Microsoft
3 39 (44.32%) Citrix
4 30 (34.09%) Red Hat
5 22 (25.00%) NetApp
6 20 (22.73%) EMC
6 20 (22.73%) Veritas
7 7 (7.95%) AppSense
7 7 (7.95%) Oracle
8 4 (4.55%) SAP
8 4 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.41%) HP
9 3 (3.41%) Cisco
10 2 (2.27%) New Relic
10 2 (2.27%) SaltStack
10 2 (2.27%) Rackspace
10 2 (2.27%) IBM
10 2 (2.27%) Dell
10 2 (2.27%) Apple
10 2 (2.27%) Juniper
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