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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
England / South West
Rank 233 222 248
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Xen 8 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.41% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 1.30% 2.90% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 0
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+44.11% +6.25%

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
615 829 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.06% 14.32% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 505 733 615
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 3 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £33,000 -
Somerset -4 1 £47,500 -
Bristol -20 1 £67,500 -3.57%
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Xen.

1 14 (70.00%) Linux
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Python
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
4 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
4 11 (55.00%) Puppet
5 10 (50.00%) vSphere
5 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
6 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 9 (45.00%) Unix
6 9 (45.00%) Firewall
6 9 (45.00%) Ruby
6 9 (45.00%) XenServer
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) CloudStack
6 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (40.00%) EnterpriseDB
7 8 (40.00%) Cobbler
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (40.00%) Tivoli

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 9 (45.00%) CloudStack
3 7 (35.00%) JBoss
3 7 (35.00%) WebLogic
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
4 2 (10.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) G Suite
2 1 (5.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) SNMP
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) CouchDB
3 3 (15.00%) Redis
3 3 (15.00%) Riak
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) BigQuery
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) Subversion
3 7 (35.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (20.00%) GitLab
4 4 (20.00%) Travis CI
5 1 (5.00%) MSI
5 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Electronics
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) LAMP
2 1 (5.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) OAuth
2 1 (5.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Debian
5 3 (15.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) AIX
6 1 (5.00%) CentOS
6 1 (5.00%) Fedora
6 1 (5.00%) HPUX
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
5 8 (40.00%) DSDM
5 8 (40.00%) RUP
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
6 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) OWASP
6 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.00%) High Availability
7 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (15.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (10.00%) Analytics
8 2 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Bash Shell
1 11 (55.00%) Python
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) Ruby
3 8 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) AWK
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Erlang
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) vSphere
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) XenServer
3 6 (30.00%) KVM
4 5 (25.00%) Docker
5 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) XenApp
6 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
7 2 (10.00%) Corosync
8 1 (5.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (55.00%) Puppet
2 8 (40.00%) Ansible
2 8 (40.00%) Cobbler
2 8 (40.00%) Salt
2 8 (40.00%) Tivoli
3 7 (35.00%) Terraform
4 3 (15.00%) Ganeti
4 3 (15.00%) Marathon
4 3 (15.00%) Mesos
4 3 (15.00%) SCCM
5 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
5 2 (10.00%) HAProxy
5 2 (10.00%) Linux-HA
5 2 (10.00%) Nagios
5 2 (10.00%) Pacemaker
5 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 8 (40.00%) EnterpriseDB
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Cognizant
6 1 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Talend