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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Xen Project
England / South West
Rank 234 228 235
Rank change year-on-year -6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 4 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.079% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 2.94% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 0
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25%  

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 the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 595 850 741
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 11.70% 14.46% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 490 734 596
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Xen as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £47,500 -
Somerset - 1 £47,500 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 £55,000 -
Xen
England

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 South West region with a requirement for Xen.

1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Puppet
3 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Salt
4 5 (41.67%) Auto-Scaling
4 5 (41.67%) Ansible
4 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
4 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) Python
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) JBoss

Xen
Top Related 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 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
2 4 (33.33%) CloudStack
2 4 (33.33%) JBoss
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (8.33%) G Suite
2 1 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SNMP
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) BigQuery
2 1 (8.33%) CouchDB
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Redis
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) GitLab
3 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) OAuth
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) CentOS
6 1 (8.33%) Debian
6 1 (8.33%) Fedora
6 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) DSDM
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) OWASP
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) RUP
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
1 5 (41.67%) Python
1 5 (41.67%) Ruby
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) AWK
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) PHP
3 1 (8.33%) sed
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (41.67%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 2 (16.67%) KVM
5 1 (8.33%) Corosync
5 1 (8.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (41.67%) Ansible
2 5 (41.67%) Salt
3 4 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 4 (33.33%) Terraform
3 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 1 (8.33%) CFEngine
5 1 (8.33%) Ganeti
5 1 (8.33%) HAProxy
5 1 (8.33%) Linux-HA
5 1 (8.33%) Marathon
5 1 (8.33%) Mesos
5 1 (8.33%) Nagios
5 1 (8.33%) Pacemaker
5 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (33.33%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Cognizant
5 1 (8.33%) Google
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Talend
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago