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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 210 216 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 19 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.15% -
As % of the System Software category 2.34% 1.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,500
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.96%
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
811 769 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.59% 12.95% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 553 579 522
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 +10 19 £67,500 +12.50%
vCloud
South East

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 38 (95.00%) VMware
2 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (80.00%) Cisco
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (77.50%) Hyper-V
4 29 (72.50%) NetApp
5 27 (67.50%) EMC
5 27 (67.50%) Citrix
5 27 (67.50%) Citrix Certification
5 27 (67.50%) XenDesktop
5 27 (67.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 27 (67.50%) VTSP
6 22 (55.00%) NCDA
6 22 (55.00%) NCIE
6 22 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 22 (55.00%) WAAS
6 22 (55.00%) CCA
6 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
6 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) MCSE
7 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (42.50%) vSphere
7 17 (42.50%) VCAP
8 16 (40.00%) 3PAR
9 15 (37.50%) CCEE
10 12 (30.00%) CCEA
10 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (30.00%) MCTS
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) SaaS
1 2 (5.00%) PaaS
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (55.00%) WAAS
1 22 (55.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
3 5 (12.50%) NetScaler
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (10.00%) FTP
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (5.00%) IPv6
5 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Architect
2 16 (40.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 14 (35.00%) Consultant
4 12 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (30.00%) Storage Architect
4 12 (30.00%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 10 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
5 10 (25.00%) FlexPod Consultant
5 10 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 5 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Storage Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 1 (2.50%) VMware Architect
10 1 (2.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) CLARiiON
1 12 (30.00%) Celerra
2 10 (25.00%) FlexPod
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) Operations Management
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 27 (67.50%) Citrix Certification
1 27 (67.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 27 (67.50%) VTSP
2 22 (55.00%) CCA
2 22 (55.00%) NCDA
2 22 (55.00%) NCIE
3 17 (42.50%) VCAP
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (42.50%) MCSE
4 15 (37.50%) CCEE
5 12 (30.00%) CCIA
5 12 (30.00%) CCEA
5 12 (30.00%) MCTS
5 12 (30.00%) MCITP
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (12.50%) CCNA
6 5 (12.50%) VCP5
7 4 (10.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (77.50%) Hyper-V
3 27 (67.50%) XenDesktop
4 22 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (42.50%) vSphere
6 5 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) XenMobile
2 4 (10.00%) SCVMM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 38 (95.00%) VMware
2 32 (80.00%) Cisco
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
4 29 (72.50%) NetApp
5 27 (67.50%) EMC
5 27 (67.50%) Citrix
6 16 (40.00%) 3PAR
7 9 (22.50%) HP
8 5 (12.50%) IBM