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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 245 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 13 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 1.39% 3.18% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 35
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +50.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,600 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £43,700 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
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
938 566 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.66% 10.61% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 710 429 498
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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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 -19 7 £40,000 +15.94% 1
South Yorkshire -25 6 £30,000 -31.03% 1
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) UNIX
3 10 (62.50%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) VLAN
4 9 (56.25%) VPN
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
5 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (43.75%) Ruby
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (37.50%) DNS
7 6 (37.50%) Python
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%) Bash Shell
7 6 (37.50%) DevOps
8 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (31.25%) vSphere
8 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
8 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
8 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 4 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (25.00%) Apache
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
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 AWS
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (6.25%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
1 9 (56.25%) VLAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
4 5 (31.25%) SNMP
4 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
6 1 (6.25%) FTP
6 1 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) JIRA
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (25.00%) Hudson
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (31.25%) Telematics
2 5 (31.25%) Smartphone
3 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
3 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
4 3 (18.75%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) RUP
6 1 (6.25%) DSDM
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (37.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 4 (25.00%) Perl
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
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
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
2 5 (31.25%) KVM
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) qmail
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ganglia
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Pingdom
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
4 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 3 (18.75%) New Relic
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Google
4 1 (6.25%) EnterpriseDB
North Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 (dependin
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago