Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 509 566
Rank change year-on-year -30 +57 +10
Permanent jobs citing Xen 9 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 30 46
South East median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +46.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £29,300 £33,000 £28,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,249 4,099 5,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.17% 14.01% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,421 3,478 4,556
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in the South East

Xen
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Xen in the South East

Xen
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in the South East over the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Xen in the South East

Xen
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 June 2018. 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
Hampshire - 4 - -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 - 3
Kent -3 1 £26,000 -45.26%
Oxfordshire -10 1 £45,000 -30.77%
Thames Valley -11 1 £45,000 -30.77% 2
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for Xen.

1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Puppet
3 6 (66.67%) MySQL
3 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 5 (55.56%) Python
4 5 (55.56%) Perl
4 5 (55.56%) Task Automation
4 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Terraform
5 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
5 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
5 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Docker
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (44.44%) OpenStack

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) NuGet
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 4 (44.44%) Vagrant
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Junior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) PHP-FPM
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Public Cloud
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 5 (55.56%) Task Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Collaborative Working
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 4 (44.44%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) Ruby
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Docker
3 3 (33.33%) KVM
3 3 (33.33%) VirtualBox
4 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Ansible
2 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) Terraform
3 3 (33.33%) Nagios
4 1 (11.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
2 4 (44.44%) Ivanti
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Perforce