The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 82 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Xen 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.61% 0.93% -
As % of the System Software category 4.08% 7.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.10%
Xen
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
147 94 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.89% 12.52% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 127 74 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,650 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,800 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.77% +6.13%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Xen
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
(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
Sheffield -19 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Xen
Yorkshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) VPN
3 14 (87.50%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) VLAN
3 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (75.00%) Cisco
5 11 (68.75%) Linux
5 11 (68.75%) Apache
5 11 (68.75%) Firewall
5 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (62.50%) Perl
6 10 (62.50%) MySQL
6 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
7 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
7 9 (56.25%) JBoss
7 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
7 9 (56.25%) Python
7 9 (56.25%) LDAP
7 9 (56.25%) HTTP
7 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
7 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
7 9 (56.25%) Subversion
7 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
7 9 (56.25%) TeamCity
7 9 (56.25%) OpenLDAP
7 9 (56.25%) qmail
7 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
7 9 (56.25%) Hudson
8 8 (50.00%) .NET

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (68.75%) Apache
2 9 (56.25%) Tomcat
2 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
3 6 (37.50%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) VLAN
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) OpenLDAP
4 9 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 9 (56.25%) LDAP
4 9 (56.25%) HTTP
5 5 (31.25%) SNMP
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) SSH
6 1 (6.25%) NAS
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (56.25%) Hudson
2 9 (56.25%) TeamCity
2 9 (56.25%) Subversion
3 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 5 (31.25%) JIRA
3 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (87.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
1 5 (31.25%) Telematics
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Debian
4 6 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Perl
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
3 9 (56.25%) Bash Shell
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) VB
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) qmail
2 5 (31.25%) KVM
3 1 (6.25%) Postfix
3 1 (6.25%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Nagios
1 6 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (37.50%) Pingdom
2 5 (31.25%) Ganglia
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (56.25%) JBoss
3 6 (37.50%) New Relic
4 1 (6.25%) Sage