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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 224 194 211
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Xen 4 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.073% 0.40% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 2.82% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 7
Average salary £70,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.17% +2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
753 746 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.70% 14.08% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 569 548 443
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Slough -5 1 £37,000 -17.77%
Reading -15 1 - - 3
Xen
South East

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Marketing
5 4 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (25.00%) Debian
6 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) XenServer
7 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (16.67%) SCVMM

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Multicast
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) Telnet
3 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) FTP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Memcached
2 1 (8.33%) OSGi
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) XMPP
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (25.00%) Debian
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCEE
1 1 (8.33%) CCIA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 3 (25.00%) XenServer
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (8.33%) KVM
6 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) XenMobile
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Plesk
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Infoblox
4 2 (16.67%) Aruba
4 2 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
4 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) AppSense
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago