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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 229 213 212
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 20 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 3.21% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 10
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +25.71%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
819 498 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.34% 8.60% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 608 424 439
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
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 24 April 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 +4 15 £40,000 -23.80% 4
Dorset -18 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (86.36%) Git (software)
2 17 (77.27%) VMware
3 16 (72.73%) Java
3 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (63.64%) Artifactory
4 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 14 (63.64%) KVM
4 14 (63.64%) Docker
4 14 (63.64%) LXC
4 14 (63.64%) Ant
4 14 (63.64%) Python
4 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
5 12 (54.55%) Google
5 12 (54.55%) Oracle
5 12 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (54.55%) OpenStack
5 12 (54.55%) Clojure
5 12 (54.55%) Scala
5 12 (54.55%) Google App Engine
6 11 (50.00%) Web Services
7 9 (40.91%) Maven
7 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (40.91%) Hudson
7 9 (40.91%) Gradle
8 8 (36.36%) Degree
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
8 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (31.82%) Data Management

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (54.55%) OpenStack
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) nginx
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (54.55%) Google App Engine
2 12 (54.55%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (31.82%) HP Helion
4 6 (27.27%) SaaS
4 6 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) VLAN
2 2 (9.09%) NAS
2 2 (9.09%) Multicast
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Git (software)
2 14 (63.64%) Ant
2 14 (63.64%) Artifactory
2 14 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 9 (40.91%) Maven
3 9 (40.91%) Hudson
3 9 (40.91%) Gradle
4 5 (22.73%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Principal Software Engineer
1 9 (40.91%) Principal Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Development Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Consultant
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Support Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (22.73%) LAMP
3 2 (9.09%) MCollective
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) HACMP
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Mentoring
3 8 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (31.82%) Data Management
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Service Management
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) Scala
3 12 (54.55%) Clojure
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
6 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
7 2 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (63.64%) KVM
2 14 (63.64%) Docker
2 14 (63.64%) LXC
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (22.73%) Vagrant
3 2 (9.09%) Kibana
3 2 (9.09%) Graphite
3 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Google
2 12 (54.55%) Oracle
3 7 (31.82%) Rackspace
3 7 (31.82%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Dell
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (4.55%) Sun
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: Generous salary, bonus and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: Excellent Salary - Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago