Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 302 337 318
Rank change year-on-year +35 -19 -30
Permanent jobs citing Xen 13 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.030% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 0.19% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 21
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -24.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,250 £31,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £61,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +18.81%

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 1,253 1,539 1,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.87% 15.20% 13.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,042 1,220 1,109
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14% -
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,436 £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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 - 8 £47,500 - 2
Somerset +22 4 £29,000 -37.30% 2
Bristol +15 1 £37,500 -42.31% 2
Xen
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Ubuntu
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
4 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
4 8 (61.54%) Puppet
4 8 (61.54%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Docker
4 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
4 8 (61.54%) Docker Swarm
4 8 (61.54%) vCenter Server
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Nagios
6 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
6 6 (46.15%) Fedora
6 6 (46.15%) V-Model
6 6 (46.15%) CentOS
6 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
6 6 (46.15%) Task Automation
6 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Bitbucket
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) git-flow
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
1 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Python Developer
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) React Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) JSON
2 2 (15.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Cybercrime
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Linux
1 11 (84.62%) Ubuntu
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) CentOS
2 6 (46.15%) Fedora
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Debian
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Task Automation
3 6 (46.15%) V-Model
3 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Build Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Open Source
5 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineering
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 13 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 13 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) DV Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
3 2 (15.38%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (15.38%) GIAC
3 2 (15.38%) Linux+ Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (15.38%) SANS
3 2 (15.38%) SSCP
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
2 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) NFS
3 2 (15.38%) Samba
4 1 (7.69%) Btrfs
4 1 (7.69%) Ceph
4 1 (7.69%) DRBD
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
1 8 (61.54%) Docker Swarm
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) vCenter Server
2 7 (53.85%) Nagios
3 6 (46.15%) OpenNMS
3 6 (46.15%) ZABBIX
4 2 (15.38%) Terraform
5 1 (7.69%) Check_MK
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Cloudera
3 6 (46.15%) Hortonworks
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
4 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) BT