Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > South West
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 315 330 323
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Xen 14 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.058% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 1.02% 0.44% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 21
South West median annual salary £42,500 £53,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.93% -14.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £24,875 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +9.09% +4.76%

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 1,372 1,374 1,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.44% 13.28% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,134 1,141 1,151
South West median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £21,264
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Xen as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Xen in the South West

Xen
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Xen in the South West over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Gloucestershire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Somerset +31 5 £29,000 -35.56% 1
Dorset - 2 £40,000 -
Bristol +19 1 £37,500 -42.31% 1
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 West region with a requirement for Xen.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Python
3 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
4 11 (78.57%) Linux
4 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
5 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (42.86%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (42.86%) vCenter Server
8 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
8 6 (42.86%) Puppet
8 6 (42.86%) Ansible
8 6 (42.86%) Docker
8 6 (42.86%) CouchDB
8 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (42.86%) VirtualBox
8 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 6 (42.86%) Nagios
9 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
9 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
9 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
9 5 (35.71%) Fedora
9 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
9 5 (35.71%) Debian
9 5 (35.71%) Big Data

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 2 (14.29%) Site Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) CouchDB
2 5 (35.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) git-flow
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Electronics
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Manufacturing
1 4 (28.57%) Marketing
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate
2 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Python Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Python Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) React Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Cybercrime
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Ubuntu
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) CentOS
4 5 (35.71%) Debian
4 5 (35.71%) Fedora
4 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) Task Automation
3 5 (35.71%) V-Model
3 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Build Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Bash Shell
1 12 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCA
3 2 (14.29%) CCAA
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (14.29%) GIAC
3 2 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (14.29%) SANS
3 2 (14.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Docker
2 6 (42.86%) VirtualBox
2 6 (42.86%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) NFS
3 2 (14.29%) Samba
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Btrfs
4 1 (7.14%) Ceph
4 1 (7.14%) DRBD
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Ansible
1 6 (42.86%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (42.86%) Kubernetes
1 6 (42.86%) Nagios
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
1 6 (42.86%) vCenter Server
2 5 (35.71%) OpenNMS
2 5 (35.71%) ZABBIX
3 1 (7.14%) Check_MK
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Cloudera
3 5 (35.71%) Hortonworks
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Sage