The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 765 752 766
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Xen 153 226 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the System Software category 1.24% 1.80% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 131 154 202
Median salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £87,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -10.00%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12305 12586 13198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.56% 11.47% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10449 10419 10955
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Xen
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen within the UK.

Xen Salary Trend in the UK

Xen
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 within the UK.

Xen Salary Histogram in the UK

Xen
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England -35 152 £55,000 +6.79% 22
London +33 87 £66,250 +20.45% 14
Yorkshire +50 27 £41,250 +3.12% 3
Leeds +42 27 £41,250 +3.12% 3
West Yorkshire +42 27 £41,250 +3.12% 3
North West +24 15 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Manchester +14 14 £42,500 +18.88% 3
City of London +49 8 £67,500 +107.69% 3
Hampshire +7 6 £37,500 -
Basingstoke -10 6 £37,500 -
South East -17 6 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East of England +24 5 £46,250 +2.77%
Bristol -9 5 £67,500 -3.57%
South West -22 5 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Harrow +8 3 £50,000 -13.04%
Derbyshire - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £46,250 -7.50%
West Midlands -10 2 £42,250 +20.71%
Cambridge -12 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Brentwood - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £46,500 -
Essex - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +16 1 - -
Borehamwood +14 1 - -
Birmingham -10 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Chesterfield - 1 £38,500 -
Chorley - 1 £38,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £38,500 -

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Xen.

1 303 (79.11%) Linux
2 228 (59.53%) VMware
3 222 (57.96%) Windows
4 218 (56.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 215 (56.14%) Puppet
6 198 (51.70%) Python
7 192 (50.13%) DevOps
8 174 (45.43%) Opscode Chef
9 169 (44.13%) Firewall
10 159 (41.51%) Ruby
11 149 (38.90%) Bash Shell
12 145 (37.86%) Unix
12 145 (37.86%) SQL
13 142 (37.08%) Oracle
14 137 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
15 135 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
16 132 (34.46%) Microsoft
16 132 (34.46%) OpenStack
17 130 (33.94%) Configuration Management
18 129 (33.68%) KVM
19 128 (33.42%) Continuous Integration
20 110 (28.72%) Ansible
21 109 (28.46%) Jenkins
22 107 (27.94%) Shell Script
23 105 (27.42%) Git (software)
24 100 (26.11%) WebSphere
25 97 (25.33%) ITIL
26 96 (25.07%) Tivoli
27 95 (24.80%) vSphere
28 94 (24.54%) MySQL

Xen
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 132 (34.46%) OpenStack
2 100 (26.11%) WebSphere
3 94 (24.54%) Apache
4 90 (23.50%) JBoss
5 84 (21.93%) CloudStack
6 78 (20.37%) WebLogic
7 76 (19.84%) Tomcat
8 27 (7.05%) nginx
9 26 (6.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 26 (6.79%) MS Exchange
10 24 (6.27%) Exchange Server 2007
11 23 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2013
12 22 (5.74%) Elasticsearch
12 22 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
13 17 (4.44%) IIS
14 15 (3.92%) Oracle Coherence
14 15 (3.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (1.83%) Jetty
16 6 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 35 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 137 (35.77%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.57%) SaaS
3 28 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (4.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (3.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 13 (3.39%) Google Apps
9 12 (3.13%) DigitalOcean
10 11 (2.87%) Google App Engine
11 8 (2.09%) IaaS
11 8 (2.09%) Linode
12 7 (1.83%) Office 365
13 6 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (1.57%) CloudFront
13 6 (1.57%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (1.31%) Amazon S3
14 5 (1.31%) GitHub
15 4 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 169 (44.13%) Firewall
2 89 (23.24%) DNS
3 68 (17.75%) WAN
4 67 (17.49%) SAN
5 51 (13.32%) TCP/IP
6 48 (12.53%) VLAN
7 47 (12.27%) NAS
8 42 (10.97%) HTTP
9 39 (10.18%) VPN
10 38 (9.92%) LAN
11 37 (9.66%) DHCP
12 33 (8.62%) LDAP
13 31 (8.09%) VoIP
14 22 (5.74%) iSCSI
14 22 (5.74%) SSL
15 19 (4.96%) Internet
16 16 (4.18%) Fibre Channel
17 15 (3.92%) Multicast
17 15 (3.92%) WLAN
18 14 (3.66%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (24.54%) MySQL
2 59 (15.40%) SQL Server
3 29 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (5.74%) Hadoop
5 17 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (4.18%) Redis
7 13 (3.39%) DB2
7 13 (3.39%) OLAP
7 13 (3.39%) OLTP
7 13 (3.39%) Oracle OLAP
8 11 (2.87%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (2.61%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.35%) HBase
11 8 (2.09%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.83%) Big Data
12 7 (1.83%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.31%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.31%) Informix
13 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.78%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 109 (28.46%) Jenkins
2 105 (27.42%) Git (software)
3 57 (14.88%) Subversion
4 51 (13.32%) TeamCity
5 43 (11.23%) Vagrant
6 21 (5.48%) Ant
7 17 (4.44%) JIRA
8 14 (3.66%) Hudson
8 14 (3.66%) Maven
9 11 (2.87%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (2.61%) Gradle
11 7 (1.83%) Travis CI
12 6 (1.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (1.57%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.57%) MSBuild
13 5 (1.31%) GitLab
13 5 (1.31%) VersionOne
14 4 (1.04%) JConsole
14 4 (1.04%) NeoLoad
General
1 47 (12.27%) Finance
2 22 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.48%) Legal
4 12 (3.13%) Publishing
5 10 (2.61%) Banking
6 9 (2.35%) Marketing
7 5 (1.31%) Law
8 4 (1.04%) Retail
9 3 (0.78%) Advertising
9 3 (0.78%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Back Office
11 1 (0.26%) French Language
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 138 (36.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 75 (19.58%) Administrator
3 63 (16.45%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (15.14%) Linux Engineer
5 54 (14.10%) Linux Administrator
6 50 (13.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 47 (12.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 42 (10.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 41 (10.70%) Architect
10 25 (6.53%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (4.96%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 17 (4.44%) Infrastructure Architect
13 15 (3.92%) Analyst
13 15 (3.92%) Citrix Analyst
13 15 (3.92%) Consultant
13 15 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 15 (3.92%) Server Analyst
14 14 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
14 14 (3.66%) Lead Architect
14 14 (3.66%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (21.67%) .NET
2 82 (21.41%) LAMP
3 29 (7.57%) RabbitMQ
4 18 (4.70%) LEMP Stack
4 18 (4.70%) Middleware
5 17 (4.44%) CSS
6 16 (4.18%) Web Services
7 14 (3.66%) Node.js
8 12 (3.13%) XML
9 11 (2.87%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (2.87%) JSON
10 8 (2.09%) jQuery
10 8 (2.09%) LAPP Stack
11 7 (1.83%) Servlets
12 6 (1.57%) HTML
12 6 (1.57%) JRuby
12 6 (1.57%) RESTful
12 6 (1.57%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (1.31%) FreeSWITCH
13 5 (1.31%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.62%) Data Centre
2 25 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.66%) Public Cloud
4 13 (3.39%) Clustering
5 12 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 10 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.61%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.61%) Replication
7 9 (2.35%) Fintech
7 9 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.57%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.57%) LPAR
8 6 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.57%) Wiki
9 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.31%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.31%) HP StoreVirtual
10 4 (1.04%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 303 (79.11%) Linux
2 222 (57.96%) Windows
3 145 (37.86%) Unix
4 78 (20.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (16.97%) Windows Server
6 43 (11.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 41 (10.70%) CentOS
8 39 (10.18%) Solaris
9 31 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (6.01%) Debian
11 21 (5.48%) Ubuntu
12 14 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (2.35%) AIX
13 9 (2.35%) Mac OS X
14 7 (1.83%) SUSE
15 6 (1.57%) FreeBSD
16 5 (1.31%) Fedora
17 4 (1.04%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.78%) HPUX
18 3 (0.78%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (50.13%) DevOps
2 135 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (33.94%) Configuration Management
4 128 (33.42%) Continuous Integration
5 97 (25.33%) ITIL
6 82 (21.41%) Scrum
7 80 (20.89%) DSDM
7 80 (20.89%) RUP
8 78 (20.37%) OWASP
9 54 (14.10%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 34 (8.88%) Build Automation
12 32 (8.36%) Load Balancing
13 29 (7.57%) Auto-Scaling
14 28 (7.31%) Server Virtualisation
15 23 (6.01%) High Availability
16 21 (5.48%) Software Engineering
17 19 (4.96%) Machine Learning
17 19 (4.96%) Open Source
17 19 (4.96%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 198 (51.70%) Python
2 159 (41.51%) Ruby
3 149 (38.90%) Bash Shell
4 145 (37.86%) SQL
5 107 (27.94%) Shell Script
6 83 (21.67%) Perl
7 68 (17.75%) Java
8 36 (9.40%) PowerShell
9 34 (8.88%) PHP
10 19 (4.96%) JavaScript
11 14 (3.66%) C
12 10 (2.61%) C++
13 9 (2.35%) Go
13 9 (2.35%) Scala
14 7 (1.83%) Erlang
15 6 (1.57%) C#
16 5 (1.31%) Clojure
16 5 (1.31%) Haskell
16 5 (1.31%) VBA
17 4 (1.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (6.53%) Degree
3 20 (5.22%) MCSE
4 17 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.92%) CCNP
5 15 (3.92%) MCSA
6 13 (3.39%) RHCSA
7 12 (3.13%) CCNA
8 11 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (2.61%) RHCE
9 10 (2.61%) SCSA
10 4 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.78%) CCDE
11 3 (0.78%) CCIE
11 3 (0.78%) CCSP
11 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.52%) CCSA
12 2 (0.52%) CCSE
13 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (3.66%) PCI DSS
3 11 (2.87%) HIPAA
3 11 (2.87%) SLA
4 5 (1.31%) QA
5 4 (1.04%) DICOM
5 4 (1.04%) HL7
6 2 (0.52%) COBIT
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 218 (56.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (33.68%) KVM
3 95 (24.80%) vSphere
4 87 (22.72%) XenServer
5 71 (18.54%) Active Directory
6 63 (16.45%) Hyper-V
7 48 (12.53%) Docker
8 29 (7.57%) VirtualBox
9 23 (6.01%) NFS
10 20 (5.22%) Virtual Machines
11 18 (4.70%) XenApp
12 17 (4.44%) LXC
13 15 (3.92%) DFS Replication
13 15 (3.92%) Oracle RAC
13 15 (3.92%) VMware Server
14 14 (3.66%) SRDF
15 13 (3.39%) iptables
16 10 (2.61%) VMware ESX
16 10 (2.61%) XenDesktop
17 9 (2.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 215 (56.14%) Puppet
2 174 (45.43%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (28.72%) Ansible
4 96 (25.07%) Tivoli
5 93 (24.28%) Cobbler
6 54 (14.10%) Nagios
7 35 (9.14%) Salt
8 34 (8.88%) Terraform
9 31 (8.09%) ZABBIX
10 16 (4.18%) SCCM
11 15 (3.92%) Graphite
12 14 (3.66%) OpenNMS
12 14 (3.66%) Zenoss
13 10 (2.61%) CFEngine
13 10 (2.61%) Kubernetes
14 9 (2.35%) Munin
14 9 (2.35%) NetBackup
14 9 (2.35%) SCOM
15 7 (1.83%) vRealize
16 6 (1.57%) Packer
Vendors
1 228 (59.53%) VMware
2 142 (37.08%) Oracle
3 132 (34.46%) Microsoft
4 79 (20.63%) EnterpriseDB
5 75 (19.58%) Cisco
6 55 (14.36%) Red Hat
7 45 (11.75%) Citrix
8 44 (11.49%) NetApp
9 43 (11.23%) Google
10 38 (9.92%) HP
11 22 (5.74%) Rackspace
11 22 (5.74%) SaltStack
12 20 (5.22%) IBM
13 17 (4.44%) EMC
13 17 (4.44%) SolarWinds
14 15 (3.92%) Intel
14 15 (3.92%) Mitel
14 15 (3.92%) Riverbed
15 11 (2.87%) Percona
16 8 (2.09%) F5
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Tech
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum fantastic onsite facilities
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 - £80000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Playtech
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus an attractive benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Wipro
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago