Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 851 877
Rank change year-on-year -2 +26 +50
Permanent jobs citing Xen 300 396 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 1.43% 1.67% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 283 355 315
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £93,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -

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 21030 23678 25239
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.63% 12.46% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17781 20210 20941
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,238 £23,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £66,250
UK median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
North of England +31 121 £57,500 +35.29% 5
London -50 114 £60,000 - 6
Yorkshire +37 68 £57,500 +35.29% 3
North West -14 52 £60,000 +41.18% 2
South East +81 27 £55,000 +46.67% 5
Midlands +40 16 £35,000 -7.89%
East Midlands +30 13 £35,000 -22.22%
East of England +18 12 £60,000 +50.00% 1
South West +7 10 £56,250 -19.64% 1
West Midlands +25 2 £45,000 +34.33%
North East +6 1 £67,500 +68.75%
Xen
UK

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 282 (94.00%) Linux
2 204 (68.00%) Puppet
3 198 (66.00%) DevOps
4 187 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (59.67%) Opscode Chef
6 172 (57.33%) Python
7 154 (51.33%) OpenStack
7 154 (51.33%) VMware
8 153 (51.00%) Ruby
9 149 (49.67%) Continuous Integration
10 145 (48.33%) Bash Shell
11 144 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 130 (43.33%) Oracle
13 120 (40.00%) SQL
13 120 (40.00%) Unix
13 120 (40.00%) Configuration Management
14 116 (38.67%) Ansible
15 115 (38.33%) Shell Script
16 112 (37.33%) vSphere
17 109 (36.33%) XenServer
18 107 (35.67%) Scrum
19 106 (35.33%) CloudStack
20 105 (35.00%) Windows
21 103 (34.33%) DSDM
22 102 (34.00%) EnterpriseDB
23 99 (33.00%) KVM
24 96 (32.00%) Cobbler
25 95 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
26 90 (30.00%) RUP
26 90 (30.00%) Tivoli

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
1 154 (51.33%) OpenStack
2 106 (35.33%) CloudStack
3 43 (14.33%) Apache
4 38 (12.67%) WebSphere
5 29 (9.67%) JBoss
6 28 (9.33%) nginx
6 28 (9.33%) WebLogic
7 25 (8.33%) Tomcat
8 17 (5.67%) IIS
9 12 (4.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (2.67%) Jetty
11 7 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (2.00%) Oracle Coherence
13 5 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (1.33%) Confluence
14 4 (1.33%) SharePoint
15 3 (1.00%) DataSynapse
15 3 (1.00%) Joomla!
15 3 (1.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Magento
1 3 (1.00%) OpenCart
1 3 (1.00%) RMDS
2 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 95 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.67%) IaaS
4 11 (3.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (2.33%) SaaS
9 6 (2.00%) CloudFront
10 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.67%) G Suite
10 5 (1.67%) Office 365
11 4 (1.33%) DigitalOcean
11 4 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (1.00%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (1.00%) Google Compute Engine
12 3 (1.00%) Route 53
13 2 (0.67%) GitHub
13 2 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 90 (30.00%) Firewall
2 64 (21.33%) TCP/IP
3 31 (10.33%) DNS
4 17 (5.67%) HTTP
5 15 (5.00%) SAN
5 15 (5.00%) WAN
6 14 (4.67%) LAN
7 12 (4.00%) NAS
8 10 (3.33%) Internet
8 10 (3.33%) Network Security
9 9 (3.00%) iSCSI
9 9 (3.00%) MPLS
9 9 (3.00%) VoIP
9 9 (3.00%) VPN
10 7 (2.33%) NetScaler
11 6 (2.00%) FCoE
11 6 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.00%) Multicast
11 6 (2.00%) SSL
11 6 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (22.67%) MySQL
2 28 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 11 (3.67%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.33%) Redis
7 9 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.33%) HBase
10 5 (1.67%) Big Data
10 5 (1.67%) MariaDB
10 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.67%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.33%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.33%) Riak
12 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.67%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 83 (27.67%) Git (software)
2 71 (23.67%) Jenkins
3 41 (13.67%) TeamCity
4 33 (11.00%) Subversion
5 21 (7.00%) NuGet
6 10 (3.33%) JMeter
7 9 (3.00%) Vagrant
8 8 (2.67%) Travis CI
9 7 (2.33%) JIRA
10 5 (1.67%) GoCD
11 4 (1.33%) GitLab
12 3 (1.00%) GCC
12 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.67%) Geb
13 2 (0.67%) Maven
13 2 (0.67%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.67%) Robot Framework
13 2 (0.67%) RSpec
13 2 (0.67%) TestRail
13 2 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (5.67%) Finance
2 8 (2.67%) Retail
3 7 (2.33%) Banking
3 7 (2.33%) Games
4 6 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.33%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 155 (51.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 73 (24.33%) Platform Engineer
3 53 (17.67%) Linux Engineer
4 40 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
5 35 (11.67%) IT Engineer
6 28 (9.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (8.00%) Network Engineer
8 23 (7.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 23 (7.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 20 (6.67%) Administrator
10 19 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
11 17 (5.67%) Network Operations Engineer
12 16 (5.33%) Wintel Engineer
13 15 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
13 15 (5.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 15 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
13 15 (5.00%) Junior
13 15 (5.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
14 14 (4.67%) Senior IT Engineer
14 14 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.33%) LAMP
2 31 (10.33%) .NET
3 16 (5.33%) LEMP Stack
3 16 (5.33%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (3.67%) ActiveMQ
4 11 (3.67%) LAPP Stack
4 11 (3.67%) Web Services
5 10 (3.33%) XML
6 9 (3.00%) Sensu
7 6 (2.00%) HornetQ
7 6 (2.00%) HTML
7 6 (2.00%) JMX
8 5 (1.67%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.67%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (1.33%) JSON
9 4 (1.33%) Middleware
10 3 (1.00%) CSS
10 3 (1.00%) LLVM
10 3 (1.00%) Rendezvous
10 3 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.33%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (2.67%) Clustering
4 6 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.00%) Replication
5 5 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.67%) iPad
8 2 (0.67%) Social Media
8 2 (0.67%) User Experience
9 1 (0.33%) Blog
9 1 (0.33%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Streaming Media
9 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 282 (94.00%) Linux
2 120 (40.00%) Unix
3 105 (35.00%) Windows
4 54 (18.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 42 (14.00%) Ubuntu
6 39 (13.00%) CentOS
7 35 (11.67%) Debian
8 30 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 11 (3.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (3.00%) Mac OS
10 9 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (2.33%) Solaris
12 5 (1.67%) Android
12 5 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.67%) CoreOS
12 5 (1.67%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.00%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.67%) Fedora
14 2 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (66.00%) DevOps
2 187 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (49.67%) Continuous Integration
4 120 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 107 (35.67%) Scrum
6 103 (34.33%) DSDM
7 90 (30.00%) RUP
8 38 (12.67%) Network Design
9 35 (11.67%) Performance Tuning
10 33 (11.00%) ITIL
11 32 (10.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 32 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 30 (10.00%) Open Source
13 29 (9.67%) Ticket Management
14 28 (9.33%) Auto-Scaling
15 24 (8.00%) OWASP
16 23 (7.67%) Mentoring
17 21 (7.00%) TDD
18 18 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
19 17 (5.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 172 (57.33%) Python
2 153 (51.00%) Ruby
3 145 (48.33%) Bash Shell
4 120 (40.00%) SQL
5 115 (38.33%) Shell Script
6 45 (15.00%) Java
7 39 (13.00%) Perl
8 29 (9.67%) PowerShell
9 24 (8.00%) PHP
10 11 (3.67%) C
11 9 (3.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (2.33%) Groovy
13 5 (1.67%) C++
13 5 (1.67%) Go
14 4 (1.33%) C#
15 3 (1.00%) Jython
15 3 (1.00%) VB
15 3 (1.00%) VBScript
16 2 (0.67%) AWK
16 2 (0.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (6.67%) Degree
2 19 (6.33%) AWS Certification
3 13 (4.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.67%) MCSE
6 4 (1.33%) CCNA
6 4 (1.33%) CCNP
6 4 (1.33%) MCITP
7 3 (1.00%) CISM
7 3 (1.00%) CISSP
7 3 (1.00%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.67%) CISA
8 2 (0.67%) LPIC
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.33%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.67%) QA
2 33 (11.00%) SLA
3 10 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (3.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.00%) DICOM
5 3 (1.00%) HL7
6 1 (0.33%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 144 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 112 (37.33%) vSphere
3 109 (36.33%) XenServer
4 99 (33.00%) KVM
5 56 (18.67%) Hyper-V
6 44 (14.67%) Docker
7 39 (13.00%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (8.33%) VirtualBox
9 19 (6.33%) Active Directory
10 14 (4.67%) NFS
11 11 (3.67%) XenApp
12 10 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (3.33%) XenDesktop
13 9 (3.00%) iptables
13 9 (3.00%) Varnish
14 7 (2.33%) vCloud
15 6 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
15 6 (2.00%) Snort
15 6 (2.00%) SRDF
16 5 (1.67%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 204 (68.00%) Puppet
2 179 (59.67%) Opscode Chef
3 116 (38.67%) Ansible
4 96 (32.00%) Cobbler
5 90 (30.00%) Tivoli
6 47 (15.67%) Terraform
7 42 (14.00%) Nagios
8 17 (5.67%) Packer
9 16 (5.33%) Graphite
9 16 (5.33%) ZABBIX
10 13 (4.33%) HAProxy
10 13 (4.33%) logstash
10 13 (4.33%) Salt
11 11 (3.67%) Cacti
12 10 (3.33%) CFEngine
12 10 (3.33%) Kubernetes
13 7 (2.33%) ThinApp
14 6 (2.00%) Kibana
15 4 (1.33%) Ganeti
15 4 (1.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 154 (51.33%) VMware
2 130 (43.33%) Oracle
3 102 (34.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 74 (24.67%) Microsoft
5 66 (22.00%) Cisco
6 65 (21.67%) Red Hat
7 55 (18.33%) Juniper
8 31 (10.33%) Citrix
9 15 (5.00%) EMC
9 15 (5.00%) NetApp
10 12 (4.00%) Google
10 12 (4.00%) IBM
11 11 (3.67%) HP
12 10 (3.33%) New Relic
13 9 (3.00%) F5
14 8 (2.67%) CheckPoint
15 7 (2.33%) AppSense
15 7 (2.33%) Intel
15 7 (2.33%) McAfee
15 7 (2.33%) Symantec
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Floow
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Talent Point
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Weybridge
Talent Point
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Horsham
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago