The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
XenSource Xen
Rank 58 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.19% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the System Software category 1.23% 1.43% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £50,000 £39,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% +26.82%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+14.45% +3.10%
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 Slough region.

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
81 70 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 15.73% 10.95% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 80 60 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
3 1 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Gradle
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) LAMP
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Xen
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (33.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Hudson
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Hosting Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
1 1 (33.33%) CPAN
1 1 (33.33%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Wiki
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) C-shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) Varnish
2 1 (33.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) YUM
2 1 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) BEA
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Vignette
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Google