The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 203 213 226
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Xen 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.047% 0.044% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% 0.32% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £48,750 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £32,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
Xen
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
636 631 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.99% 13.77% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 525 571 546
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Xen
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Xen Salary Trend in Surrey

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 17 (73.91%) Windows
1 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
2 15 (65.22%) CentOS
2 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 14 (60.87%) Cisco
4 9 (39.13%) C
4 9 (39.13%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) XenServer
4 9 (39.13%) iptables
4 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
5 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
5 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
6 6 (26.09%) CA
6 6 (26.09%) Firmware
6 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
6 6 (26.09%) Clustering
6 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 6 (26.09%) NFS
6 6 (26.09%) SNMP
6 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 6 (26.09%) HP

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Fibre Channel
1 6 (26.09%) iSCSI
1 6 (26.09%) NAS
1 6 (26.09%) SNMP
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix Team Leader
2 8 (34.78%) Exchange Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) IT Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Team Leader
3 6 (26.09%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
1 6 (26.09%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
1 17 (73.91%) Windows Server
2 15 (65.22%) CentOS
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) SUSE
4 6 (26.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 6 (26.09%) Network Management
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) Bash Shell
2 9 (39.13%) C
2 9 (39.13%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Korn
3 6 (26.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) PhD
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) HND
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) iptables
1 9 (39.13%) XenServer
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (26.09%) Firmware
3 6 (26.09%) KVM
3 6 (26.09%) NFS
3 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
1 6 (26.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Red Hat
2 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 8 (34.78%) Citrix
4 6 (26.09%) CA
4 6 (26.09%) Dell
4 6 (26.09%) EMC
4 6 (26.09%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) SunGard