The first table below looks at the demand for Xen skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 63 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Xen 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.90% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 3.45% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +34.48%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
68 58 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 12.27% 8.36% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 63 45 51
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £33,600 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Xen
Berkshire

Xen
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Xen Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Xen
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Xen Salary Trend in Slough

Xen
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Xen across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Xen Salary Histogram in Slough

Xen
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Debian
4 4 (40.00%) nginx
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Varnish
4 4 (40.00%) KVM
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) Hudson
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Gradle
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Ant
5 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (30.00%) Vignette
5 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (30.00%) AIX
5 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 3 (30.00%) C

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) nginx
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (30.00%) NAS
2 3 (30.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
1 3 (30.00%) Gradle
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Ivy
1 3 (30.00%) Ant
1 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (70.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (30.00%) Support Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) X-Windows
1 3 (30.00%) CPAN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Wiki
1 3 (30.00%) Replication
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 4 (40.00%) Debian
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Kanban
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) C-shell
1 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (30.00%) Korn
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Varnish
2 4 (40.00%) KVM
3 3 (30.00%) NFS
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Vignette
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Sun
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) BEA
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) Google
4 1 (10.00%) SAP