The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% - -
As % of the System Software category 2.83% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
Xen
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
106 142 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.67% 23.75% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 53 92 22
Average salary £44,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Xen
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Xen Salary Trend in Watford

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
2 4 (57.14%) WSUS
2 4 (57.14%) NLBS
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) BCP

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) DSL
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) BIG-IP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Thin Client
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
1 4 (57.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) BCP
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
1 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (57.14%) ITSM
1 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Management
1 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Facility Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) NLBS
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle