The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 210 217 216
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 26 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.28% 0.075%
As % of the System Software category 3.10% 2.92% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +35.29%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +8.33%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
840 583 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 14.39% 9.57% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 630 488 391
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £23,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Xen
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the South West region.

Xen Salary Trend in the South West

Xen
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram in the South West

Xen
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Bristol +8 18 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Dorset +13 8 £42,500 -5.55%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 24 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
3 19 (67.86%) Java
3 19 (67.86%) Ant
3 19 (67.86%) Python
3 19 (67.86%) Artifactory
3 19 (67.86%) Docker
3 19 (67.86%) LXC
4 18 (64.29%) VMware
5 17 (60.71%) Google
5 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (60.71%) Scala
5 17 (60.71%) Google App Engine
5 17 (60.71%) Clojure
5 17 (60.71%) OpenStack
5 17 (60.71%) Google Cloud Platform
5 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
5 17 (60.71%) KVM
6 14 (50.00%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) Oracle
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 10 (35.71%) OO
7 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (32.14%) Gradle
8 9 (32.14%) Hudson
8 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (32.14%) Maven
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 17 (60.71%) OpenStack
2 8 (28.57%) Apache
2 8 (28.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 24 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (60.71%) Google App Engine
2 17 (60.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (25.00%) HP Helion
4 6 (21.43%) SaaS
4 6 (21.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) Git (software)
2 19 (67.86%) Ant
2 19 (67.86%) Artifactory
3 17 (60.71%) Jenkins
4 9 (32.14%) Gradle
4 9 (32.14%) Hudson
4 9 (32.14%) Maven
5 8 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Senior Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Principal Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Principal Software Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Development Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (21.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Web Services
2 8 (28.57%) LAMP
3 2 (7.14%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) HACMP
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 8 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Software Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 8 (28.57%) DevOps
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 7 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Java
1 19 (67.86%) Python
2 17 (60.71%) Scala
2 17 (60.71%) Clojure
3 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 7 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 19 (67.86%) Docker
1 19 (67.86%) LXC
2 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (60.71%) KVM
3 1 (3.57%) PowerHA
3 1 (3.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (7.14%) Kibana
3 2 (7.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) Google
3 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 7 (25.00%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
5 1 (3.57%) Veritas
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago