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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 194 192 223
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +31
Permanent jobs citing Xen 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.22% 0.14% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 1.72% 1.10% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,250 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £65,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +4.70%
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
583 547 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.09% 12.73% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 510 455 554
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%

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 26 January 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 - 8 £42,500 -
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 7 (63.64%) Python
4 6 (54.55%) Perl
4 6 (54.55%) PHP
4 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
4 6 (54.55%) Juniper
4 6 (54.55%) Nagios
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (54.55%) Ubuntu
4 6 (54.55%) CentOS
4 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (54.55%) Open Source
4 6 (54.55%) ZABBIX
4 6 (54.55%) Opsview
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) MPLS
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 2 (18.18%) WAN

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (9.09%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) DNS
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) MPLS
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) Ubuntu
2 6 (54.55%) CentOS
2 6 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) OOP
2 1 (9.09%) OO
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Python
2 6 (54.55%) Perl
2 6 (54.55%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) KVM
3 1 (9.09%) Varnish
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Nagios
1 6 (54.55%) ZABBIX
1 6 (54.55%) Opsview
2 1 (9.09%) Graphite
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 1 (9.09%) collectd
2 1 (9.09%) StatsD
2 1 (9.09%) logstash
2 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 6 (54.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 1 (9.09%) Rackspace
6 1 (9.09%) SaltStack