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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 193 193 220
Rank change year-on-year
0 +27
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 16 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.37% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 2.53% 2.62% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 5
Average salary £66,250 £35,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.28% -53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% -10.90%
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
632 802 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.69% 14.30% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 452 529 627
Average salary £39,000 £42,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.77% +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Maidenhead - 6 £27,500 -
Reading -3 4 £71,250 +35.71%
Newbury - 1 £65,000 -
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (96.67%) Windows
3 25 (83.33%) vSphere
4 24 (80.00%) Data Centre
5 22 (73.33%) Linux
5 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
6 21 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
8 18 (60.00%) DNS
8 18 (60.00%) SAN
8 18 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
9 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
10 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
10 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
11 15 (50.00%) Oracle
11 15 (50.00%) Cisco
11 15 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
12 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
13 13 (43.33%) DHCP
14 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (40.00%) HP
14 12 (40.00%) Juniper
14 12 (40.00%) NAS
14 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (36.67%) Migration
15 11 (36.67%) Finance
15 11 (36.67%) Clustering

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) IIS
1 10 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (36.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) SAN
1 18 (60.00%) DNS
2 16 (53.33%) TCP/IP
3 13 (43.33%) DHCP
4 12 (40.00%) NAS
5 6 (20.00%) Firewall
5 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) WAN
6 5 (16.67%) WebEx
7 4 (13.33%) FTP
7 4 (13.33%) SMTP
7 4 (13.33%) LDAP
8 1 (3.33%) ATM
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) Frame Relay
8 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Legal
2 10 (33.33%) Retail
2 10 (33.33%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Junior
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (36.67%) N-Tier
2 11 (36.67%) Clustering
3 10 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Linux
3 21 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.33%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SOA
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 10 (33.33%) Validation
2 10 (33.33%) DoDAF
2 10 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 10 (33.33%) Business Development
2 10 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (33.33%) SABSA
3 4 (13.33%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Product Management
4 1 (3.33%) Cyber Security
4 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (36.67%) MCSE
2 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (33.33%) MCITP
3 10 (33.33%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) RHCE
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) COBIT
2 4 (13.33%) SLA
3 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 29 (96.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (83.33%) vSphere
3 17 (56.67%) Hyper-V
3 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 10 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 16 (53.33%) Red Hat
4 15 (50.00%) Oracle
4 15 (50.00%) Cisco
5 12 (40.00%) HP
5 12 (40.00%) Juniper
6 10 (33.33%) Veritas
7 6 (20.00%) Citrix
7 6 (20.00%) Sun
8 5 (16.67%) Apple
8 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.67%) NetApp
9 2 (6.67%) EMC
10 1 (3.33%) CA
10 1 (3.33%) Novell
10 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (3.33%) Google
10 1 (3.33%) Brocade
10 1 (3.33%) 3PAR