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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 107 136 135
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 32 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.45% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 9.44% 0.87% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
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
339 346 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.35% 13.93% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 246 232 313
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 28 August 2015, 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 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 32 (91.43%) Oracle
3 24 (68.57%) Mentoring
4 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
4 19 (54.29%) Solaris
4 19 (54.29%) Sun
4 19 (54.29%) Degree
4 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
5 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (40.00%) DevOps
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle Fusion
7 13 (37.14%) WebCenter
7 13 (37.14%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle Coherence
7 13 (37.14%) Essbase
7 13 (37.14%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (37.14%) WebLogic Portal
7 13 (37.14%) Middleware
7 13 (37.14%) WebLogic
8 12 (34.29%) UNIX
8 12 (34.29%) Perl
8 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
8 12 (34.29%) DNS
8 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
8 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
8 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
8 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
9 10 (28.57%) Windows
10 8 (22.86%) VMware

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 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%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (17.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) GitHub
2 3 (8.57%) IaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
1 12 (34.29%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) Relational Database
2 13 (37.14%) Essbase
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
4 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
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 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 1 (2.86%) DevOps 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
Miscellaneous
1 19 (54.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Linux
2 19 (54.29%) Solaris
3 15 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (34.29%) UNIX
5 10 (28.57%) Windows
6 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (68.57%) Mentoring
2 14 (40.00%) DevOps
3 13 (37.14%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (37.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.00%) Workflow
4 7 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
6 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Perl
1 12 (34.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
1 6 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Oracle
2 19 (54.29%) Sun
3 12 (34.29%) Red Hat
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 3 (8.57%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Equity and 25 days holiday
Posted: 10 days ago
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