The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 247 246 225
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs citing Xen 10 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.13% 0.18% 0.035%
As % of the System Software category 1.23% 1.43% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
Xen
England

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

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
816 911 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.96% 12.47% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 644 710 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Xen Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Xen
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
West Yorkshire +2 6 £20,000 -50.00% 1
North Yorkshire +23 4 £24,500 -38.75% 2
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 19 (73.08%) MySQL
3 16 (61.54%) Python
3 16 (61.54%) VMware
4 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (57.69%) Puppet
4 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (53.85%) DevOps
5 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
5 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (50.00%) Nagios
7 12 (46.15%) Perl
8 11 (42.31%) KVM
9 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (34.62%) ZABBIX
10 9 (34.62%) Maven
10 9 (34.62%) Replication
10 9 (34.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (34.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (34.62%) Hudson
10 9 (34.62%) Artifactory
10 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
11 8 (30.77%) Network Security
12 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
12 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
13 6 (23.08%) Apache
13 6 (23.08%) Ruby
13 6 (23.08%) nginx
14 5 (19.23%) vSphere
14 5 (19.23%) XenServer

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the 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 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Moodle
3 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Joomla!
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) AWS CloudFormation
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 4 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon S3
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Network Security
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) VoIP
3 5 (19.23%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) SSL
4 4 (15.38%) 3G
4 4 (15.38%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) 2G
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Maven
1 9 (34.62%) Hudson
1 9 (34.62%) Artifactory
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 11 (42.31%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (26.92%) Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (19.23%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (15.38%) Network Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Network Support
5 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Network Support Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) Junior
6 3 (11.54%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Storage Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Replication
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
4 2 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Management
4 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (3.85%) People Management
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) Python
2 14 (53.85%) Bash Shell
3 12 (46.15%) Perl
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (42.31%) KVM
3 5 (19.23%) XenServer
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) NFS
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 15 (57.69%) Puppet
1 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (50.00%) Nagios
3 9 (34.62%) ZABBIX
4 4 (15.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Percona
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £37,620 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £12,180
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Posted: 5 days ago