The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Xen skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Xen over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Xen Project
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 138 149
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Xen 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% 0.051% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 0.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +35.29% +6.25%  

Xen is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 199 346 324
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 15.98% 17.69% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 151 319 221
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £25,876
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £90,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Xen
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Xen as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Xen in Reading

Xen
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Xen in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Xen also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Xen.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle