Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 165 236 303
Rank change year-on-year +71 +67 +48
Permanent jobs citing Xen 14 6 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.11% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 2.70% 0.62% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
10th Percentile £56,250 " "
25th Percentile £56,875 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -15.38%
75th Percentile £70,625 £57,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 "
England median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.82% +10.00% -16.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 518 972 1,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.79% 18.14% 18.11%
Number of salaries quoted 383 800 1,207
10th Percentile £26,500 £25,113 £24,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,688 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -4.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in the East of England

Xen
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Xen in the East of England.

Salary trend for Xen in the East of England

Xen
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Xen in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Xen in the East of England

Xen
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +30 13 £62,500 -10.71%
Suffolk +21 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Xen.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
2 13 (92.86%) Azure
2 13 (92.86%) Ansible
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
4 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
5 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
6 8 (57.14%) SaaS
6 8 (57.14%) PaaS
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (57.14%) IaaS
6 8 (57.14%) VLAN
6 8 (57.14%) Migration
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (57.14%) VPN
6 8 (57.14%) DNS
6 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 8 (57.14%) Citrix
6 8 (57.14%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (57.14%) Public Cloud
6 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
6 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Azure
2 8 (57.14%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (57.14%) IaaS
2 8 (57.14%) PaaS
2 8 (57.14%) SaaS
3 2 (14.29%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (7.14%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) DNS
2 8 (57.14%) VLAN
2 8 (57.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Lead DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (57.14%) Public Cloud
3 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows Server
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2016
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2019
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Debian
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Ansible
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (35.71%) Salt
2 5 (35.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 2 (14.29%) New Relic