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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 397 421 406
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -15
Permanent jobs citing Xen 45 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.56% 0.99% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 34
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% +65.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
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
2887 2837 2699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.77% 12.39% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2394 2298 2322
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Berkshire +21 32 £50,000 - 2
East Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Surrey +19 5 £30,000 -36.84%
West Sussex 0 1 £85,000 +183.33%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 67 (91.78%) Linux
2 40 (54.79%) VMware
3 39 (53.42%) DNS
4 38 (52.05%) Perl
4 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (47.95%) Oracle
6 33 (45.21%) Relational Database
7 30 (41.10%) Puppet
7 30 (41.10%) HTTP
8 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
9 27 (36.99%) Mentoring
10 26 (35.62%) Java
10 26 (35.62%) UNIX
10 26 (35.62%) Python
11 25 (34.25%) MySQL
11 25 (34.25%) Ruby
11 25 (34.25%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (34.25%) KVM
12 24 (32.88%) SMTP
13 23 (31.51%) BGP
14 22 (30.14%) Red Hat
15 21 (28.77%) Solaris
15 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
15 21 (28.77%) Ubuntu
15 21 (28.77%) Degree
15 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
16 20 (27.40%) Tomcat
16 20 (27.40%) Sun
17 18 (24.66%) Windows
17 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 20 (27.40%) Tomcat
2 13 (17.81%) WebLogic
2 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 13 (17.81%) WebLogic Portal
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (9.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (8.22%) Apache Solr
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) GitHub
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (1.37%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (53.42%) DNS
2 30 (41.10%) HTTP
3 28 (38.36%) TCP/IP
4 24 (32.88%) SMTP
5 23 (31.51%) BGP
6 13 (17.81%) OSPF
6 13 (17.81%) Network Security
6 13 (17.81%) IMAP
7 10 (13.70%) SAN
8 8 (10.96%) VPN
8 8 (10.96%) VLAN
9 5 (6.85%) iSCSI
10 3 (4.11%) NAS
10 3 (4.11%) Firewall
10 3 (4.11%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.74%) Multicast
11 2 (2.74%) Wireless
11 2 (2.74%) DHCP
11 2 (2.74%) LAN
11 2 (2.74%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.21%) Relational Database
2 25 (34.25%) MySQL
2 25 (34.25%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (17.81%) Essbase
3 13 (17.81%) Oracle BI EE
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Server
5 8 (10.96%) Oracle Database
6 7 (9.59%) NoSQL
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (9.59%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.22%) Hadoop
7 6 (8.22%) Big Data
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.37%) Redis
8 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Subversion
1 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.70%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.70%) Maven
3 1 (1.37%) Ant
General
1 6 (8.22%) Law
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (56.16%) Systems Administrator
1 41 (56.16%) Administrator
2 17 (23.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 17 (23.29%) Linux Administrator
3 13 (17.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Operations Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) UNIX Administrator
4 10 (13.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 7 (9.59%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.81%) Middleware
1 13 (17.81%) Oracle Fusion
1 13 (17.81%) WebCenter
2 6 (8.22%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.37%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
2 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
3 7 (9.59%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
5 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 67 (91.78%) Linux
2 26 (35.62%) UNIX
3 21 (28.77%) Solaris
3 21 (28.77%) Ubuntu
4 18 (24.66%) Windows
5 15 (20.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (19.18%) Debian
7 5 (6.85%) CentOS
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.37%) AIX
10 1 (1.37%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.37%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Mentoring
2 21 (28.77%) Configuration Management
3 17 (23.29%) DevOps
4 13 (17.81%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.07%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
7 7 (9.59%) Workflow
8 6 (8.22%) SOA
9 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.11%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.74%) High Availability
11 2 (2.74%) Open Source
11 2 (2.74%) People Management
11 2 (2.74%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.74%) Business Continuity
11 2 (2.74%) ITIL
12 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Perl
2 26 (35.62%) Java
2 26 (35.62%) Python
3 25 (34.25%) Ruby
4 18 (24.66%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.48%) SQL
5 4 (5.48%) C
5 4 (5.48%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Degree
2 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
2 14 (19.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) CCNP
3 1 (1.37%) CISSP
3 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.37%) CCVP
3 1 (1.37%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (34.25%) KVM
3 6 (8.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
4 5 (6.85%) XenServer
5 4 (5.48%) Ceph
5 4 (5.48%) iptables
6 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.11%) XenApp
6 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.74%) vSphere
7 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.37%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.37%) Varnish
8 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.37%) Kamailio
8 1 (1.37%) pfSense
8 1 (1.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 30 (41.10%) Puppet
2 8 (10.96%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.48%) Nagios
3 4 (5.48%) Icinga
4 1 (1.37%) Graphite
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.37%) collectd
4 1 (1.37%) StatsD
4 1 (1.37%) logstash
4 1 (1.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (54.79%) VMware
2 35 (47.95%) Oracle
3 22 (30.14%) Red Hat
4 20 (27.40%) Sun
5 12 (16.44%) Juniper
6 7 (9.59%) Citrix
7 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.11%) NetApp
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco
9 2 (2.74%) EMC
9 2 (2.74%) Intel
9 2 (2.74%) Avaya
9 2 (2.74%) Infoblox
9 2 (2.74%) Aruba
10 1 (1.37%) Acme Packet
10 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.37%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.37%) Mitel
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