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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 431 382 420
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +38
Permanent jobs citing Xen 15 55 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.068% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.54% 2.06% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 31
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% +6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
2787 2671 2605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 12.70% 12.66% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 2256 2282
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -7 9 £48,750 +4.83% 1
Surrey -18 2 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Buckinghamshire -2 1 £35,000 +9.37%
Oxfordshire -8 1 £55,000 -24.13%
Hampshire -12 1 - -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 40 (74.07%) Linux
2 31 (57.41%) Citrix
3 29 (53.70%) Windows
3 29 (53.70%) VMware
4 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (44.44%) Apache
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 22 (40.74%) MySQL
7 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
7 21 (38.89%) Firewall
7 21 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (37.04%) HTTP
9 19 (35.19%) Perl
9 19 (35.19%) Python
9 19 (35.19%) Ruby
10 18 (33.33%) XenServer
11 17 (31.48%) nginx
12 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
12 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
12 16 (29.63%) Hyper-V
13 15 (27.78%) Debian
13 15 (27.78%) QA
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (22.22%) DevOps
15 11 (20.37%) PHP
15 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
16 10 (18.52%) NetApp
16 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (18.52%) Degree
17 9 (16.67%) SQL

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (44.44%) Apache
2 17 (31.48%) nginx
3 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
4 5 (9.26%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Office
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) Firewall
2 20 (37.04%) HTTP
3 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (16.67%) DNS
4 8 (14.81%) FTP
5 6 (11.11%) VPN
5 6 (11.11%) LAN
5 6 (11.11%) WAN
5 6 (11.11%) DHCP
5 6 (11.11%) SAN
6 5 (9.26%) DMZ
6 5 (9.26%) Internet
6 5 (9.26%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (7.41%) IPv4
7 4 (7.41%) IPv6
7 4 (7.41%) NetScaler
7 4 (7.41%) VLAN
8 3 (5.56%) HTTPS
8 3 (5.56%) SSL
9 2 (3.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) MySQL
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.70%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) French Language
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Electronics
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (29.63%) Administrator
2 12 (22.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 11 (20.37%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (20.37%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 10 (18.52%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
5 9 (16.67%) Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Team Leader
7 5 (9.26%) Senior Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Support Team Leader
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Web Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Web Services
2 6 (11.11%) LAMP
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (3.70%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (3.70%) Spring
4 2 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (3.70%) Memcached
4 2 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.81%) Celerra
2 8 (14.81%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) DTV
3 2 (3.70%) Open Source
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.85%) VHDL
4 1 (1.85%) Verilog
4 1 (1.85%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Linux
2 29 (53.70%) Windows
3 21 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (27.78%) Debian
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (11.11%) UNIX
9 5 (9.26%) Windows XP
9 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.85%) zOS
11 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) DevOps
2 8 (14.81%) Time Management
2 8 (14.81%) Information Management
3 7 (12.96%) Migration
4 5 (9.26%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.70%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.70%) Content Management
5 2 (3.70%) ITIL
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.85%) Change Management
6 1 (1.85%) Benchmarking
6 1 (1.85%) OO
6 1 (1.85%) CRM
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Perl
1 19 (35.19%) Python
1 19 (35.19%) Ruby
2 11 (20.37%) PHP
3 9 (16.67%) SQL
3 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.56%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (1.85%) PhD
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) MCITP
4 1 (1.85%) CCEE
4 1 (1.85%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (27.78%) QA
2 7 (12.96%) SLA
3 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (33.33%) XenServer
3 16 (29.63%) Active Directory
3 16 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.85%) vSphere
7 1 (1.85%) vCloud
7 1 (1.85%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Legato
1 8 (14.81%) ARCserve
2 5 (9.26%) Plesk
3 4 (7.41%) Puppet
4 3 (5.56%) XenMobile
5 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Citrix
2 29 (53.70%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Red Hat
5 10 (18.52%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) Veritas
6 8 (14.81%) EMC
7 4 (7.41%) AppSense
7 4 (7.41%) Oracle
8 3 (5.56%) SAP
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 2 (3.70%) IBM
9 2 (3.70%) HP
9 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.70%) Percona
9 2 (3.70%) New Relic
10 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.85%) PlateSpin
10 1 (1.85%) FalconStor
10 1 (1.85%) Dell
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