The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 179 203 221
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Xen 30 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.60% 0.20% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 4.75% 1.37% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Xen
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
632 802 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.69% 14.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 452 529 627
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Xen
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Xen across the Berkshire region.

Xen Salary Trend in Berkshire

Xen
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Xen within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +29 29 £50,000 -
Slough -7 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xen.

1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 34 (97.14%) Oracle
3 25 (71.43%) Mentoring
4 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 20 (57.14%) Degree
4 20 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 20 (57.14%) Solaris
4 20 (57.14%) Sun
5 15 (42.86%) DNS
5 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 14 (40.00%) Perl
7 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
7 13 (37.14%) UNIX
7 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
7 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (37.14%) WebLogic Portal
7 13 (37.14%) Middleware
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 13 (37.14%) Essbase
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
7 13 (37.14%) WebCenter
7 13 (37.14%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (37.14%) DevOps
8 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Xen also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Xen. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
1 13 (37.14%) WebLogic Portal
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (17.14%) Apache Solr
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) DNS
1 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) VDSL
4 1 (2.86%) SSH
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.86%) DWDM
4 1 (2.86%) OSPF
4 1 (2.86%) BGP
4 1 (2.86%) RTP
4 1 (2.86%) SS7
4 1 (2.86%) Telnet
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) Relational Database
2 13 (37.14%) Essbase
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
5 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
5 6 (17.14%) Big Data
6 1 (2.86%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (17.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (54.29%) Administrator
2 13 (37.14%) Operations Engineer
2 13 (37.14%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Operations Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) Middleware
1 13 (37.14%) Oracle Fusion
1 13 (37.14%) WebCenter
2 6 (17.14%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.86%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Solaris
3 13 (37.14%) UNIX
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Windows
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 13 (37.14%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (37.14%) DevOps
2 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.00%) Workflow
3 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
4 6 (17.14%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Open Source
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Perl
2 13 (37.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 13 (37.14%) SC Cleared
2 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCVP
3 1 (2.86%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.86%) pfSense
3 1 (2.86%) Kamailio
3 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
1 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (97.14%) Oracle
2 20 (57.14%) Sun
3 13 (37.14%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel
5 1 (2.86%) Acme Packet
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft