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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 247 253 214
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Permanent jobs citing Xen 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.088% 0.028% 0.038%
As % of the System Software category 0.89% 0.21% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £28,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 - £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 - £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +23.52%
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
675 960 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.86% 13.51% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 581 744 442
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Xen Salary Histogram 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 3 July 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 - 4 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire 0 2 £61,500 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) MySQL
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Network Security
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Apache
5 8 (50.00%) nginx
6 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) KVM
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) Windows
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (31.25%) CentOS
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (31.25%) Clustering
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) PHP
8 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 5 (31.25%) Python
8 5 (31.25%) UNIX
8 5 (31.25%) SSL
8 5 (31.25%) DevOps
9 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (56.25%) Apache
2 8 (50.00%) nginx
3 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 2 (12.50%) WordPress
5 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (12.50%) Joomla!
5 2 (12.50%) Drupal
5 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (6.25%) Commerce Server
6 1 (6.25%) CMS
6 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (6.25%) PegaRULES
6 1 (6.25%) Jetty
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (6.25%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
6 1 (6.25%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Network Security
2 7 (43.75%) TCP/IP
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) SSL
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) VoIP
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) 3G
6 2 (12.50%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) 2G
7 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) FTP
7 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) OLTP
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (43.75%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XSLT
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Express
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
3 1 (6.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) CentOS
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) HPUX
5 3 (18.75%) Debian
6 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (6.25%) SUSE
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
2 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (6.25%) Korn
6 1 (6.25%) Jython
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) KVM
3 4 (25.00%) XenServer
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) NFS
4 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (12.50%) Varnish
6 1 (6.25%) pfSense
6 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) Percona
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (6.25%) Intel
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Endeca
6 1 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (6.25%) F5