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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 410 384 399
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Permanent jobs citing Xen 30 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.09% 2.45% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 59 27
Average salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-14.89% +4.44%
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
2756 2609 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.00% 11.46% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2119 2091
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 £23,500 £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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -13 17 £40,000 -
Berkshire -27 6 £57,500 +15.00%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £60,000 -
Surrey -9 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Oxfordshire +2 1 £43,000 -21.81%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 45 (88.24%) VMware
2 41 (80.39%) Linux
3 32 (62.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (58.82%) Python
5 29 (56.86%) Perl
6 28 (54.90%) DNS
7 27 (52.94%) Ubuntu
8 23 (45.10%) Ruby
9 20 (39.22%) BGP
9 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
9 20 (39.22%) MySQL
9 20 (39.22%) Java
10 19 (37.25%) HTTP
10 19 (37.25%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (37.25%) KVM
11 18 (35.29%) Puppet
11 18 (35.29%) SMTP
12 16 (31.37%) Juniper
12 16 (31.37%) UNIX
13 15 (29.41%) Windows
13 15 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
15 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
15 13 (25.49%) Debian
15 13 (25.49%) Network Security
16 11 (21.57%) Open Source
16 11 (21.57%) Citrix
16 11 (21.57%) Cisco
16 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
17 10 (19.61%) Oracle

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (15.69%) MS Exchange
1 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (54.90%) DNS
2 20 (39.22%) TCP/IP
2 20 (39.22%) BGP
3 19 (37.25%) HTTP
4 18 (35.29%) SMTP
5 13 (25.49%) Network Security
6 10 (19.61%) OSPF
7 9 (17.65%) SAN
8 7 (13.73%) IMAP
9 6 (11.76%) VLAN
10 5 (9.80%) NetScaler
11 4 (7.84%) NAS
11 4 (7.84%) VPN
11 4 (7.84%) WAN
11 4 (7.84%) LAN
12 3 (5.88%) DHCP
12 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
12 3 (5.88%) Firewall
13 2 (3.92%) Wireless
13 2 (3.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) MySQL
2 19 (37.25%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.84%) Big Data
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.96%) Redis
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.96%) Essbase
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Subversion
1 7 (13.73%) Maven
1 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
1 5 (9.80%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.88%) Electronics
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Systems Administrator
1 27 (52.94%) Administrator
2 24 (47.06%) Linux Administrator
2 24 (47.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 11 (21.57%) Consultant
4 10 (19.61%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 10 (19.61%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (9.80%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Sales Consultant
8 1 (1.96%) Operations Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Network Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Architect
8 1 (1.96%) Junior
8 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Service Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) Ajax
2 1 (1.96%) XMPP
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.96%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.96%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (1.96%) OSGi
2 1 (1.96%) REST
2 1 (1.96%) SOAP
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (5.88%) DTV
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) Ubuntu
3 16 (31.37%) UNIX
4 15 (29.41%) Windows
4 15 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (25.49%) Debian
6 7 (13.73%) CentOS
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (7.84%) Fedora
9 2 (3.92%) Solaris
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.96%) SUSE
10 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
2 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 5 (9.80%) People Management
4 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 3 (5.88%) DevOps
5 3 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 2 (3.92%) OOP
7 1 (1.96%) OO
7 1 (1.96%) CRM
7 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) Python
2 29 (56.86%) Perl
3 23 (45.10%) Ruby
4 20 (39.22%) Java
5 8 (15.69%) PHP
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.88%) CCNP
3 3 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CCENT
5 1 (1.96%) CISSP
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.96%) CCVP
5 1 (1.96%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 32 (62.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (37.25%) KVM
3 14 (27.45%) Active Directory
4 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
4 7 (13.73%) vSphere
5 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 5 (9.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.92%) Ceph
7 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.96%) Kamailio
8 1 (1.96%) iptables
8 1 (1.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Puppet
2 8 (15.69%) Nagios
3 6 (11.76%) Opsview
3 6 (11.76%) ZABBIX
4 3 (5.88%) Linux-HA
5 2 (3.92%) Icinga
6 1 (1.96%) Graphite
6 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.96%) collectd
6 1 (1.96%) StatsD
6 1 (1.96%) logstash
6 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 45 (88.24%) VMware
2 16 (31.37%) Juniper
3 13 (25.49%) Red Hat
4 11 (21.57%) Cisco
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
4 11 (21.57%) Citrix
5 10 (19.61%) Oracle
6 5 (9.80%) Intel
7 4 (7.84%) NetApp
8 3 (5.88%) SAP
9 2 (3.92%) Avaya
9 2 (3.92%) HP
9 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) EMC
9 2 (3.92%) Infoblox
9 2 (3.92%) Aruba
10 1 (1.96%) Acme Packet
10 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.96%) Sun
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