Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > South West
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 232 309 -
Rank change year-on-year +77 - +325
Permanent jobs citing Xen 14 14 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.14% -
As % of the System Software category 1.26% 0.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Median annual salary £31,250 £42,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.60% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £43,762 £60,000
% change year-on-year +25.68% -27.06% -

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 West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,113 1,545 1,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.05% 15.84% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1,303 1,221
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +11.76%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Xen as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in the South West

Xen
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Xen in the South West.

Salary trend for Xen in the South West

Xen
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Xen in the South West over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Xen in the South West

Xen
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the South West region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Somerset +12 10 £29,000 -7.94% 1
Gloucestershire +26 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for Xen.

1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Bash Shell
3 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) Nagios
5 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) CouchDB
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) KVM
5 7 (50.00%) Ansible
6 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Ruby
6 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (42.86%) Perl
7 5 (35.71%) C
7 5 (35.71%) Ceph
7 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
7 5 (35.71%) Docker
7 5 (35.71%) High Availability
8 4 (28.57%) Big Data
8 4 (28.57%) Hortonworks
8 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
8 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 4 (28.57%) Puppet

Xen
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (28.57%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) AWS
1 3 (21.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 4 (28.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) GitLab
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Enzyme
2 2 (14.29%) Jest
3 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Linux
1 14 (100.00%) Ubuntu
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) CentOS
4 4 (28.57%) Fedora
4 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) High Availability
3 4 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Service Management
3 4 (28.57%) Task Automation
3 4 (28.57%) V-Model
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Bash Shell
1 13 (92.86%) Python
2 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Ruby
3 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 5 (35.71%) C
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) CISSP
1 4 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) GIAC
1 4 (28.57%) Linux+ Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
1 4 (28.57%) SANS
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (50.00%) KVM
3 5 (35.71%) Ceph
3 5 (35.71%) Docker
4 4 (28.57%) Btrfs
4 4 (28.57%) DRBD
4 4 (28.57%) NFS
4 4 (28.57%) Samba
4 4 (28.57%) VirtualBox
4 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Nagios
2 7 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
4 4 (28.57%) Check_MK
4 4 (28.57%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (28.57%) OpenNMS
4 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 4 (28.57%) vCenter Server
4 4 (28.57%) ZABBIX
5 3 (21.43%) Terraform
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (14.29%) Rundeck
7 1 (7.14%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cloudera
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
2 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 4 (28.57%) Hortonworks
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) NetApp
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 4 (28.57%) SolarWinds