The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Xen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 706 702 745
Rank change year-on-year -4 +43  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 141 228 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 1.88% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 130 197 165
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25%  

Xen is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10214 12098 13088
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.44% 12.44% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8648 10275 10794
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Xen as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in England

Xen
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Xen in England

Xen
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Xen in England

Xen
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +43 41 £57,500 +35.29% 3
London -23 33 £57,500 -4.16% 12
North West -21 26 £60,000 +41.17% 2
South East +56 20 £53,750 +34.37%
East of England +15 10 £62,000 +44.18% 4
South West +1 4 £56,250 -19.64% 2
East Midlands +7 3 £51,250 +13.88%
West Midlands +16 2 £45,000 +34.32%
North East -5 1 £67,500 +68.75%
Midlands - 1 £65,000 -
Xen
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Xen.

1 300 (88.76%) Linux
2 228 (67.46%) Puppet
3 204 (60.36%) Python
4 200 (59.17%) DevOps
5 192 (56.80%) Opscode Chef
6 181 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
7 172 (50.89%) VMware
8 166 (49.11%) Oracle
9 161 (47.63%) Bash Shell
9 161 (47.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 154 (45.56%) Ruby
11 150 (44.38%) Continuous Integration
12 147 (43.49%) OpenStack
13 143 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
13 143 (42.31%) Windows
14 142 (42.01%) SQL
15 133 (39.35%) Ansible
16 131 (38.76%) vSphere
17 130 (38.46%) Unix
17 130 (38.46%) Shell Script
18 122 (36.09%) XenServer
19 121 (35.80%) Configuration Management
20 120 (35.50%) CloudStack
21 117 (34.62%) Scrum
22 115 (34.02%) DSDM
23 113 (33.43%) EnterpriseDB
24 102 (30.18%) Cobbler
25 98 (28.99%) KVM
26 95 (28.11%) Git (software)
26 95 (28.11%) Firewall

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 147 (43.49%) OpenStack
2 120 (35.50%) CloudStack
3 73 (21.60%) WebSphere
4 72 (21.30%) Apache
5 41 (12.13%) Tomcat
6 39 (11.54%) JBoss
7 38 (11.24%) WebLogic
8 36 (10.65%) Oracle Coherence
9 33 (9.76%) nginx
10 32 (9.47%) IIS
11 26 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 20 (5.92%) DataSynapse
13 17 (5.03%) MS Exchange
14 10 (2.96%) lighttpd
15 9 (2.66%) Cloud Foundry
16 7 (2.07%) Jetty
16 7 (2.07%) Skype for Business
16 7 (2.07%) WebSphere Application Server
17 6 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
18 5 (1.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (5.92%) RMDS
2 3 (0.89%) Magento
2 3 (0.89%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 143 (42.31%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.55%) IBM Cloud
3 12 (3.55%) SoftLayer
4 11 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (2.96%) IaaS
6 9 (2.66%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (2.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (2.37%) Office 365
8 6 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (1.78%) CloudFront
8 6 (1.78%) PaaS
9 5 (1.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (1.48%) Amazon S3
9 5 (1.48%) G Suite
10 4 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.18%) SaaS
11 3 (0.89%) AWS CloudTrail
11 3 (0.89%) DigitalOcean
11 3 (0.89%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 95 (28.11%) Firewall
2 49 (14.50%) TCP/IP
3 47 (13.91%) SAN
4 45 (13.31%) NAS
5 41 (12.13%) iSCSI
6 40 (11.83%) LAN
6 40 (11.83%) WAN
7 36 (10.65%) FCoE
7 36 (10.65%) Fibre Channel
7 36 (10.65%) Multicast
8 35 (10.36%) HTTP
9 31 (9.17%) DNS
10 15 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (3.25%) SSL
12 10 (2.96%) BGP
12 10 (2.96%) Internet
13 9 (2.66%) VPN
14 8 (2.37%) Network Security
15 6 (1.78%) LDAP
15 6 (1.78%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (18.64%) MySQL
2 32 (9.47%) Hadoop
3 31 (9.17%) HBase
4 18 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (5.03%) SQL Server
6 14 (4.14%) NoSQL
7 12 (3.55%) MongoDB
8 11 (3.25%) Redis
9 9 (2.66%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (2.37%) MariaDB
11 7 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.78%) DB2
12 6 (1.78%) OLAP
12 6 (1.78%) OLTP
12 6 (1.78%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (1.48%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.89%) Big Data
15 2 (0.59%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 95 (28.11%) Git (software)
2 86 (25.44%) Jenkins
3 52 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 50 (14.79%) Subversion
5 12 (3.55%) JIRA
5 12 (3.55%) Vagrant
6 11 (3.25%) JMeter
7 10 (2.96%) NuGet
8 5 (1.48%) GoCD
9 4 (1.18%) GCC
9 4 (1.18%) Travis CI
10 3 (0.89%) JUnit
10 3 (0.89%) Maven
10 3 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.89%) RSpec
11 2 (0.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.59%) Selenium
11 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
12 1 (0.30%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.30%) Hudson
General
1 48 (14.20%) Finance
2 18 (5.33%) Banking
3 15 (4.44%) Investment Banking
4 12 (3.55%) Retail
5 8 (2.37%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.78%) Games
7 4 (1.18%) Marketing
8 3 (0.89%) Back Office
8 3 (0.89%) Billing
8 3 (0.89%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 152 (44.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 68 (20.12%) Platform Engineer
3 43 (12.72%) Linux Engineer
4 42 (12.43%) Architect
5 36 (10.65%) Infrastructure Architect
6 30 (8.88%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 30 (8.88%) Technical Architect
6 30 (8.88%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 26 (7.69%) Administrator
8 23 (6.80%) Systems Engineer
9 22 (6.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (6.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 21 (6.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 21 (6.21%) Systems Administrator
11 20 (5.92%) Linux Administrator
12 19 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
13 18 (5.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 17 (5.03%) AWS DevOps
14 17 (5.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 17 (5.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.83%) .NET
2 34 (10.06%) LAMP
3 31 (9.17%) Middleware
4 25 (7.40%) XML
5 23 (6.80%) HTML
6 20 (5.92%) Rendezvous
6 20 (5.92%) Ultra Messaging
6 20 (5.92%) XSLT
7 14 (4.14%) Web Services
8 11 (3.25%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (2.96%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (1.78%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (1.78%) Sensu
11 5 (1.48%) HornetQ
11 5 (1.48%) JMX
12 4 (1.18%) Elastic Stack
12 4 (1.18%) Kafka
12 4 (1.18%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (1.18%) libvirt
12 4 (1.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.88%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.55%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.07%) Replication
4 6 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.89%) Clustering
6 3 (0.89%) Fat Client
6 3 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (0.89%) iPad
6 3 (0.89%) Thin Client
6 3 (0.89%) User Experience
6 3 (0.89%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.59%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 300 (88.76%) Linux
2 143 (42.31%) Windows
3 130 (38.46%) Unix
4 64 (18.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 49 (14.50%) Ubuntu
6 43 (12.72%) Debian
7 39 (11.54%) CentOS
7 39 (11.54%) Solaris
8 29 (8.58%) Windows Server
9 21 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.37%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.18%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.89%) Android
14 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
15 2 (0.59%) Fedora
15 2 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (59.17%) DevOps
2 181 (53.55%) Agile Software Development
3 150 (44.38%) Continuous Integration
4 121 (35.80%) Configuration Management
5 117 (34.62%) Scrum
6 115 (34.02%) DSDM
7 90 (26.63%) RUP
8 65 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
9 52 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (13.31%) ITIL
11 36 (10.65%) Benchmarking
12 29 (8.58%) Load Balancing
12 29 (8.58%) Mentoring
13 27 (7.99%) Open Source
14 25 (7.40%) Auto-Scaling
15 23 (6.80%) OWASP
16 22 (6.51%) High Availability
17 16 (4.73%) Continuous Delivery
18 14 (4.14%) Storage Virtualisation
19 13 (3.85%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 204 (60.36%) Python
2 161 (47.63%) Bash Shell
3 154 (45.56%) Ruby
4 142 (42.01%) SQL
5 130 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 56 (16.57%) Java
7 46 (13.61%) Perl
8 26 (7.69%) JavaScript
9 21 (6.21%) PowerShell
10 19 (5.62%) PHP
11 7 (2.07%) C
11 7 (2.07%) C++
12 5 (1.48%) Go
13 3 (0.89%) C#
13 3 (0.89%) Jython
13 3 (0.89%) Scala
14 2 (0.59%) AWK
14 2 (0.59%) C-shell
14 2 (0.59%) Erlang
14 2 (0.59%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 17 (5.03%) Degree
2 16 (4.73%) AWS Certification
3 9 (2.66%) CCNA
3 9 (2.66%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.18%) CEH
5 4 (1.18%) CISSP
5 4 (1.18%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (1.18%) MCSE
5 4 (1.18%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (0.89%) CCNP
6 3 (0.89%) CISM
7 2 (0.59%) CCSA
7 2 (0.59%) CCSE
7 2 (0.59%) CISA
7 2 (0.59%) LPIC
7 2 (0.59%) MCSA
8 1 (0.30%) MCITP
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.85%) QA
2 11 (3.25%) SLA
3 9 (2.66%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.89%) DICOM
5 3 (0.89%) HL7
System Software
1 161 (47.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (38.76%) vSphere
3 122 (36.09%) XenServer
4 98 (28.99%) KVM
5 84 (24.85%) Hyper-V
6 47 (13.91%) NFS
7 38 (11.24%) Docker
8 36 (10.65%) Oracle RAC
8 36 (10.65%) SRDF
9 29 (8.58%) QEMU
10 28 (8.28%) Virtual Machines
11 25 (7.40%) Active Directory
12 16 (4.73%) VirtualBox
13 14 (4.14%) Varnish
14 10 (2.96%) PowerDNS
15 9 (2.66%) XenApp
16 7 (2.07%) iptables
16 7 (2.07%) XenDesktop
17 5 (1.48%) Snort
17 5 (1.48%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 228 (67.46%) Puppet
2 192 (56.80%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (39.35%) Ansible
4 102 (30.18%) Cobbler
5 89 (26.33%) Tivoli
6 49 (14.50%) Nagios
7 40 (11.83%) Salt
8 39 (11.54%) Terraform
9 21 (6.21%) Kubernetes
9 21 (6.21%) ZABBIX
10 19 (5.62%) Mesos
11 14 (4.14%) HAProxy
12 12 (3.55%) Graphite
13 9 (2.66%) Cacti
13 9 (2.66%) Packer
14 7 (2.07%) CFEngine
15 6 (1.78%) logstash
15 6 (1.78%) SCCM
16 5 (1.48%) rkt
17 4 (1.18%) Kibana
Vendors
1 172 (50.89%) VMware
2 166 (49.11%) Oracle
3 113 (33.43%) EnterpriseDB
4 74 (21.89%) Red Hat
5 70 (20.71%) Microsoft
6 60 (17.75%) Cisco
7 40 (11.83%) NetApp
8 38 (11.24%) EMC
9 37 (10.95%) Intel
10 30 (8.88%) Sybase
11 28 (8.28%) IBM
12 26 (7.69%) SaltStack
13 25 (7.40%) Citrix
14 20 (5.92%) TIBCO
15 14 (4.14%) Juniper
16 11 (3.25%) Google
17 9 (2.66%) New Relic
18 7 (2.07%) CommVault
18 7 (2.07%) HP
18 7 (2.07%) Veeam
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + great beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Robert Half
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 per annum + Flexi hours, Travel Loan,
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
West End
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago