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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 236 238 220
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.075% 0.15% 0.018%
As % of the System Software category 0.72% 1.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +90.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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
690 937 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.33% 13.18% 10.86%
Number of salaries quoted 569 750 501
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,350 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 +21 3 £20,000 -50.00% 1
North Yorkshire +16 2 - -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) MySQL
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (45.00%) Puppet
5 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (45.00%) Python
6 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Network Security
7 7 (35.00%) nginx
7 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (35.00%) DevOps
7 7 (35.00%) Nagios
7 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (35.00%) Apache
8 6 (30.00%) Perl
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) SSL
9 5 (25.00%) VoIP
9 5 (25.00%) Ruby
9 5 (25.00%) KVM
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (20.00%) CentOS
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
10 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (35.00%) nginx
1 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) Network Security
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) 2G
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) 3G
5 3 (15.00%) HTTP
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) FTP
6 1 (5.00%) LDAP
6 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
2 3 (15.00%) Hudson
2 3 (15.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (35.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Servlets
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) CentOS
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 5 (25.00%) Ruby
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) Java
7 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) KVM
3 4 (20.00%) XenServer
3 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (20.00%) NFS
4 2 (10.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (35.00%) Nagios
3 3 (15.00%) Cobbler
3 3 (15.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Percona
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Google