Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Xen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xen over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 324 321 314
Rank change year-on-year -3 -7 +33
Permanent jobs citing Xen 6 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.058% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.67% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 17
City of London median annual salary £86,250 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -16.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £79,125 £75,000
Central London median annual salary £86,250 £52,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year +64.29% -14.29% +11.36%

Xen is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,703 1,484 1,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.51% 14.18% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,545 1,385 1,114
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £80,875
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in the City of London

Xen
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen in the City of London.

Salary trend for Xen in the City of London

Xen
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Xen in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Xen.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) KVM
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (50.00%) QEMU
3 3 (50.00%) IaaS
3 3 (50.00%) uWSGI
3 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (50.00%) Django
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) nginx
3 3 (50.00%) Varnish
3 3 (50.00%) Puppet
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) SaaS
3 3 (50.00%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Google
3 3 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) SQL

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (50.00%) nginx
1 3 (50.00%) uWSGI
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FCoE
1 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Multicast
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administration Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Django
1 3 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) MVS
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) DDoS Mitigation
3 1 (16.67%) Decision-Making
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Network Segmentation
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) KVM
2 3 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (50.00%) QEMU
2 3 (50.00%) Varnish
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (33.33%) SRDF
4 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Ansible
1 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Intel
2 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle