The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vCloud Suite
Rank 222 223 214
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 12 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.036% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 1.53% 0.27% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 13
Average salary £62,500 £68,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +96.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
vCloud
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
786 749 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.25% 13.49% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 697 581 580
Average salary £46,250 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.44% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

vCloud
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

vCloud Salary Trend in Berkshire

vCloud
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCloud within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 5 £67,500 -1.81% 1
Slough - 3 £62,500 -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing vCloud 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 vCloud.

1 36 (97.30%) VMware
2 33 (89.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
4 30 (81.08%) vSphere
5 28 (75.68%) FlexPod
6 26 (70.27%) Cisco
7 24 (64.86%) Converged Infrastructure
8 22 (59.46%) Presales
8 22 (59.46%) Hyper-V
8 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
10 19 (51.35%) Hybrid Cloud
10 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
11 18 (48.65%) OpenStack
11 18 (48.65%) VCE vBlock
11 18 (48.65%) SoftLayer
11 18 (48.65%) DNS
11 18 (48.65%) VCDX
12 16 (43.24%) Demand Management
13 13 (35.14%) SLA
13 13 (35.14%) vRealize
14 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
14 10 (27.03%) NetApp
14 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
16 8 (21.62%) HP
17 6 (16.22%) Citrix
18 5 (13.51%) VCAP
19 4 (10.81%) Legal
19 4 (10.81%) Operations Management

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing vCloud 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 vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (48.65%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (48.65%) SoftLayer
3 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (8.11%) Office 365
5 2 (5.41%) IaaS
6 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) DNS
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.70%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 4 (10.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Architect
2 20 (54.05%) Cloud Architect
3 15 (40.54%) Consultant
4 9 (24.32%) Presales Consultant
5 8 (21.62%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (16.22%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (13.51%) Azure Architect
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Presales Consultant
8 4 (10.81%) FlexPod Consultant
9 3 (8.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
9 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (8.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 3 (8.11%) VMware Architect
9 3 (8.11%) VMware Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 2 (5.41%) IT Architect
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Senior Storage Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Solutions Consultant
10 2 (5.41%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 28 (75.68%) FlexPod
2 19 (51.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (48.65%) VCE vBlock
4 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (64.86%) Converged Infrastructure
2 22 (59.46%) Presales
3 16 (43.24%) Demand Management
4 4 (10.81%) Operations Management
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.70%) SOA
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (48.65%) VCDX
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (13.51%) VCAP
4 1 (2.70%) CCIE
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) PCI DSS
2 13 (35.14%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (81.08%) vSphere
3 22 (59.46%) Hyper-V
4 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) vRealize
2 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 36 (97.30%) VMware
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) Cisco
4 10 (27.03%) NetApp
5 8 (21.62%) HP
6 6 (16.22%) Citrix
7 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) IBM