The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Xen Project
Rank 195 197 173
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs citing Xen 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.30% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 1.70% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £40,000 £28,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.13% -54.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
Xen
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
584 589 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.42% 13.78% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 488 431 301
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Xen
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
Leeds 0 13 - -
Xen
Yorkshire

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (85.71%) DevOps
4 15 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
4 15 (71.43%) Puppet
4 15 (71.43%) Python
5 11 (52.38%) XenServer
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (47.62%) vSphere
6 10 (47.62%) VMware
6 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
6 10 (47.62%) UNIX
6 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
7 9 (42.86%) Artifactory
7 9 (42.86%) KVM
7 9 (42.86%) MySQL
7 9 (42.86%) Perl
7 9 (42.86%) Nagios
7 9 (42.86%) Replication
7 9 (42.86%) Maven
7 9 (42.86%) Hudson
7 9 (42.86%) ZABBIX
8 6 (28.57%) Cobbler
8 6 (28.57%) Ruby
9 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Degree
10 4 (19.05%) Mathematics

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (23.81%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Jetty
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) FTP
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Maven
2 9 (42.86%) Hudson
2 9 (42.86%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
2 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 10 (47.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) DevOps
3 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
5 4 (19.05%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) RUP
6 1 (4.76%) DSDM
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) Python
1 15 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 9 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Ruby
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CCIA
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) CCA
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) XenServer
2 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (47.62%) vSphere
3 9 (42.86%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (71.43%) Puppet
1 15 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (42.86%) Nagios
2 9 (42.86%) ZABBIX
3 6 (28.57%) Cobbler
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) EnterpriseDB
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) NetApp