The table below looks at the statistics for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 140 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.19% 0.33% 0.050%
As % of the System Software category 1.42% 2.40% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
Xen
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
352 333 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.61% 13.66% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 250 267 199
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Xen
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Xen Salary Trend in Reading

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (78.57%) VMware
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Firewall
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) EMC
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Veritas
6 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
6 4 (28.57%) Legato
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Replication
6 4 (28.57%) Information Management
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) Celerra
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (21.43%) XenApp
7 3 (21.43%) XenServer
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 2 (14.29%) AppSense

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) IPv4
2 2 (14.29%) IPv6
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.14%) SSH
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Web Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Replication
1 4 (28.57%) Celerra
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Debian
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) zOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
1 4 (28.57%) Time Management
1 4 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CCEE
2 1 (7.14%) CCIA
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) ARCserve
1 4 (28.57%) Legato
2 2 (14.29%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) XenMobile
3 1 (7.14%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Veritas
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) AppSense
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
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