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 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 140 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
-15 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.042% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 4.72% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 3
Average salary - £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
298 339 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.43% 14.95% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 224 264 194
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,030
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 30 January 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 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Debian
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 3 (42.86%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
4 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (57.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) OSGi
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) XMPP
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Debian
1 3 (42.86%) Ubuntu
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCEE
1 1 (14.29%) CCIA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
5 1 (14.29%) KVM
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago