The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 213 216 219
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Xen 16 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 3.25% 2.39% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 6
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
492 503 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.37% 9.19% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 422 435 367
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Xen
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +7 9 £52,500 +23.52%
Wiltshire -16 4 £61,250 +36.11% 2
Dorset - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (68.42%) SAN
3 12 (63.16%) NFS
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) Linux
4 10 (52.63%) Python
4 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
4 10 (52.63%) iSCSI
5 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
5 9 (47.37%) Solaris
5 9 (47.37%) Mac OS X
6 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
6 8 (42.11%) Identity Management
6 8 (42.11%) LDAP
6 8 (42.11%) Open Source
6 8 (42.11%) Bcfg2
6 8 (42.11%) NAS
6 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (42.11%) LAMP
6 8 (42.11%) Samba
7 7 (36.84%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) VLAN
7 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
7 7 (36.84%) DNS
7 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
7 7 (36.84%) DHCP
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) SAN
2 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
2 10 (52.63%) iSCSI
3 8 (42.11%) NAS
3 8 (42.11%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (42.11%) LDAP
4 7 (36.84%) DHCP
4 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) VLAN
4 7 (36.84%) DNS
5 6 (31.58%) Multicast
6 3 (15.79%) HTTP
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
8 1 (5.26%) IPv4
8 1 (5.26%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Specialist
1 8 (42.11%) IT Support Specialist
1 8 (42.11%) IT Support
2 6 (31.58%) Consultant
3 4 (21.05%) Senior IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Mac OS X
3 9 (47.37%) Solaris
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 1 (5.26%) AIX
7 1 (5.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Service Delivery
2 8 (42.11%) Identity Management
2 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Service Management
3 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 6 (31.58%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Business Development
5 3 (15.79%) Build Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) OOD
7 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) NFS
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Samba
4 6 (31.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (15.79%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.53%) vCloud
7 1 (5.26%) KVM
7 1 (5.26%) XenApp
7 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Bcfg2
2 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (21.05%) WSUS
4 2 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 2 (10.53%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Dell
3 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) McAfee
4 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 3 (15.79%) Altiris
6 2 (10.53%) Riverbed
6 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
6 2 (10.53%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 1 (5.26%) HP
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
Wiltshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum potentially flexible for the right
Posted: 16 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago