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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Xen Project
Rank 224 222 203
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Xen 10 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.19% 0.054% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 0.40% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 21
Average salary £32,500 £70,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.57% +48.93%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -9.57%
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
786 749 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.25% 13.49% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 697 581 580
Average salary £46,250 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.44% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Xen Salary Histogram 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 12 February 2016. 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
Maidenhead - 6 £32,500 -
Reading - 4 £61,250 -
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
4 13 (76.47%) VMware
5 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (47.06%) Unix
8 7 (41.18%) CentOS
8 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
8 7 (41.18%) C#
8 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
8 7 (41.18%) Private Cloud
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
8 7 (41.18%) IaaS
9 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
9 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
9 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
9 6 (35.29%) VirtualBox
9 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
9 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
9 6 (35.29%) LDAP
9 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) PHP
9 6 (35.29%) SQL

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (35.29%) GlassFish
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
1 6 (35.29%) Jetty
1 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) IaaS
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Kerberos
1 6 (35.29%) LDAP
2 5 (29.41%) Wireshark
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
1 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) French Language
1 1 (5.88%) German Language
1 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
1 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) SAN Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SAN Support
5 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Private Cloud
3 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
3 6 (35.29%) NHS
4 2 (11.76%) Statistics
5 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Unix
5 7 (41.18%) CentOS
5 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Ubuntu
6 6 (35.29%) Android
6 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
1 2 (11.76%) DevOps
1 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
1 2 (11.76%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Data Management
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCITP
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
2 12 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) VirtualBox
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Legato
1 1 (5.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Rackspace
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Mercator
6 1 (5.88%) arcserve
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) EMC
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas