The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 189 213 229
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +16
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 21 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.37% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the System Software category 2.69% 0.80% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £75,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.58%
System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
780 750 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.89% 13.68% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 527 599 469
Average salary £42,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vCloud
South East

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
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

vCloud Salary Histogram 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 24 July 2014. 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 +4 14 £52,500 -30.00%
Slough - 5 £35,000 -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 31 (93.94%) VMware
2 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
4 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
5 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 15 (45.45%) 3PAR
6 13 (39.39%) Cisco
7 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (33.33%) Degree
8 11 (33.33%) SCVMM
8 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
8 11 (33.33%) FTP
8 11 (33.33%) DNS
8 11 (33.33%) Linux
8 11 (33.33%) ITIL
8 11 (33.33%) HP
8 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 10 (30.30%) NetApp
10 8 (24.24%) EMC
10 8 (24.24%) Citrix
10 8 (24.24%) CCA
10 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) COM
10 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
10 8 (24.24%) NCDA
10 8 (24.24%) NCIE
10 8 (24.24%) VTSP
10 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 11 (33.33%) FTP
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 8 (24.24%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (24.24%) WAAS
3 7 (21.21%) LAN
4 5 (15.15%) WAN
4 5 (15.15%) Firewall
5 4 (12.12%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Administrator
1 11 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Storage Solutions Architect
4 4 (12.12%) FlexPod Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Storage Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Technology Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 4 (12.12%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Storage Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (12.12%) FlexPod
2 4 (12.12%) CLARiiON
2 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 4 (12.12%) Celerra
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (33.33%) Degree
3 8 (24.24%) CCA
3 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (24.24%) NCDA
3 8 (24.24%) NCIE
3 8 (24.24%) VTSP
4 5 (15.15%) CCNA
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) CCEE
5 4 (12.12%) CCIA
5 4 (12.12%) VCAP
5 4 (12.12%) MCTS
5 4 (12.12%) MCITP
5 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.12%) CCEA
5 4 (12.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
3 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
4 7 (21.21%) vSphere
5 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 15 (45.45%) 3PAR
4 13 (39.39%) Cisco
5 11 (33.33%) HP
6 10 (30.30%) NetApp
7 8 (24.24%) EMC
7 8 (24.24%) Citrix
8 4 (12.12%) Sun