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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 402 443 397
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -46
Permanent jobs citing Xen 39 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 1.34% 0.93% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 33
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +61.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%
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
2904 2915 2821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.99% 12.75% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2432 2316 2423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 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 28 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 +12 30 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 4 £45,000 -
Surrey +5 3 £30,000 -35.13%
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £85,000 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 38 (57.58%) DNS
3 37 (56.06%) Perl
4 35 (53.03%) Oracle
5 34 (51.52%) VMware
5 34 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 29 (43.94%) HTTP
8 28 (42.42%) Puppet
9 25 (37.88%) Mentoring
9 25 (37.88%) TCP/IP
10 24 (36.36%) Python
10 24 (36.36%) Java
11 23 (34.85%) MySQL
11 23 (34.85%) UNIX
11 23 (34.85%) SMTP
11 23 (34.85%) Ruby
11 23 (34.85%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (34.85%) KVM
12 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
13 21 (31.82%) Solaris
14 20 (30.30%) Tomcat
14 20 (30.30%) Sun
14 20 (30.30%) BGP
14 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
14 20 (30.30%) Ubuntu
14 20 (30.30%) Degree
14 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
15 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
16 16 (24.24%) DevOps

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (30.30%) Tomcat
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle Coherence
2 13 (19.70%) WebLogic
2 13 (19.70%) Apache
2 13 (19.70%) WebLogic Portal
3 7 (10.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (9.09%) Apache Solr
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) PaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (57.58%) DNS
2 29 (43.94%) HTTP
3 25 (37.88%) TCP/IP
4 23 (34.85%) SMTP
5 20 (30.30%) BGP
6 13 (19.70%) IMAP
7 11 (16.67%) OSPF
8 9 (13.64%) Network Security
9 8 (12.12%) VPN
9 8 (12.12%) VLAN
10 7 (10.61%) SAN
11 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
12 3 (4.55%) Firewall
13 2 (3.03%) DHCP
13 2 (3.03%) NAS
14 1 (1.52%) Unified Communications
14 1 (1.52%) Asterisk PBX
14 1 (1.52%) NetScaler
14 1 (1.52%) FTP
14 1 (1.52%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 23 (34.85%) MySQL
2 23 (34.85%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (19.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 13 (19.70%) Essbase
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
6 7 (10.61%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (10.61%) RDBMS
7 6 (9.09%) Big Data
7 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
7 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 12 (18.18%) Subversion
2 10 (15.15%) Maven
2 10 (15.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) Ant
General
1 6 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Systems Administrator
1 40 (60.61%) Administrator
2 16 (24.24%) Linux Administrator
2 16 (24.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 13 (19.70%) Operations Engineer
3 13 (19.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
9 1 (1.52%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.52%) IT Support
9 1 (1.52%) IT Technician
9 1 (1.52%) Development Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) Middleware
1 13 (19.70%) Oracle Fusion
1 13 (19.70%) WebCenter
2 6 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (1.52%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.30%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.61%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Replication
4 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 63 (95.45%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) UNIX
3 21 (31.82%) Solaris
4 20 (30.30%) Ubuntu
5 16 (24.24%) Windows
6 15 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (19.70%) Debian
8 5 (7.58%) CentOS
9 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.52%) AIX
11 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Mentoring
2 20 (30.30%) Configuration Management
3 16 (24.24%) DevOps
4 13 (19.70%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (19.70%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.61%) Workflow
8 6 (9.09%) SOA
9 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.03%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.03%) ITIL
10 2 (3.03%) Open Source
11 1 (1.52%) High Availability
11 1 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (1.52%) Infrastructure Management
11 1 (1.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.06%) Perl
2 24 (36.36%) Python
2 24 (36.36%) Java
3 23 (34.85%) Ruby
4 18 (27.27%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.06%) C
5 4 (6.06%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Degree
2 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
2 14 (21.21%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.52%) CCNP
3 1 (1.52%) GCIH
3 1 (1.52%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (34.85%) KVM
3 6 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (7.58%) XenServer
5 4 (6.06%) Ceph
5 4 (6.06%) iptables
6 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.52%) Kamailio
7 1 (1.52%) XenApp
7 1 (1.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.52%) pfSense
7 1 (1.52%) LXC
7 1 (1.52%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 28 (42.42%) Puppet
2 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (6.06%) Nagios
3 4 (6.06%) Icinga
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 35 (53.03%) Oracle
2 34 (51.52%) VMware
3 22 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 20 (30.30%) Sun
5 10 (15.15%) Juniper
6 3 (4.55%) Citrix
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.03%) EMC
7 2 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (1.52%) Acme Packet
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) Mitel