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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Xen Project
Rank 113 132 139
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +7
Permanent jobs citing Xen 29 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 0.25% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 8.45% 1.58% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,995
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.96%
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
343 379 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.38% 15.81% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 233 372
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 3 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 33 (100.00%) Oracle
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
3 20 (60.61%) Sun
3 20 (60.61%) Solaris
3 20 (60.61%) Degree
3 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
3 20 (60.61%) Relational Database
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
4 13 (39.39%) WebLogic Portal
4 13 (39.39%) Middleware
4 13 (39.39%) Perl
4 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
4 13 (39.39%) DNS
4 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (39.39%) WebLogic
4 13 (39.39%) UNIX
4 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
4 13 (39.39%) WebCenter
4 13 (39.39%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (39.39%) Oracle BI EE
4 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
4 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (39.39%) Oracle Fusion
4 13 (39.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 13 (39.39%) Essbase
4 13 (39.39%) DevOps
5 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
5 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (39.39%) WebLogic
1 13 (39.39%) WebLogic Portal
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (21.21%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Solr
3 6 (18.18%) Apache
3 6 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
1 13 (39.39%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) Relational Database
2 13 (39.39%) Essbase
2 13 (39.39%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
4 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 6 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 6 (18.18%) Big Data
General
1 6 (18.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (57.58%) Administrator
2 13 (39.39%) Operations Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) Middleware
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle Fusion
1 13 (39.39%) WebCenter
2 6 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) Solaris
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (39.39%) UNIX
4 7 (21.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Mentoring
2 13 (39.39%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (39.39%) Capacity Planning
2 13 (39.39%) DevOps
3 7 (21.21%) Incident Management
3 7 (21.21%) Workflow
4 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Perl
1 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
1 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Oracle
2 20 (60.61%) Sun
3 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) EMC
5 1 (3.03%) NetApp