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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 252 210 193
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -17
Permanent jobs citing Xen 14 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.34% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 1.44% 2.93% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 32
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +45.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,247 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-3.02% +1.84%
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
969 615 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.22% 11.45% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 751 447 497
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
West Yorkshire -22 7 £40,000 +15.94% 3
South Yorkshire -23 7 £30,000 -31.03%
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) UNIX
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) VPN
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (50.00%) VLAN
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
6 7 (43.75%) Ruby
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) DHCP
7 6 (37.50%) XenServer
7 6 (37.50%) nginx
7 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (37.50%) vSphere
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
8 5 (31.25%) KVM
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
8 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 5 (31.25%) Mac OS

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (37.50%) nginx
2 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (12.50%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 1 (6.25%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (50.00%) VLAN
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) SNMP
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (18.75%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (18.75%) LDAP
7 2 (12.50%) IPsec
8 1 (6.25%) SSL
8 1 (6.25%) FTP
8 1 (6.25%) MPLS
8 1 (6.25%) SAN
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
3 3 (18.75%) Hudson
3 3 (18.75%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (50.00%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
2 5 (31.25%) Telematics
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
3 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
6 1 (6.25%) RUP
6 1 (6.25%) DSDM
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Service Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 5 (31.25%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
6 3 (18.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCIA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCA
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) XenServer
1 6 (37.50%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) KVM
3 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) qmail
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ganglia
2 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (12.50%) Pingdom
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) New Relic
4 1 (6.25%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Google
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