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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 213 216 204
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.023% 0.041% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.30% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £41,500 £46,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.27% +42.30%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
790 667 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 17.83% 13.68% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 706 599 596
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Reigate - 1 £41,500 -
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
2 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
3 4 (66.67%) iptables
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) High Availability
5 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) KVM
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) LXC
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) CentOS
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) FreeBSD
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) C
2 4 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenServer
2 4 (66.67%) iptables
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (16.67%) LXC
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell