The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 159 105 132
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +27
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 36 148 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 2.47% 1.73%
As % of the System Software category 6.02% 18.12% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 35 131 82
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +59.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.93%
vSphere
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
598 817 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.68% 13.61% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 504 688 629
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.10% +20.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Berkshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Berkshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 12 £80,000 +52.38% 1
Bracknell +19 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Slough -12 5 £75,000 +36.36%
Newbury - 2 £46,250 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 185 (91.58%) VMware
2 143 (70.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (67.33%) Linux
4 133 (65.84%) Cisco
5 112 (55.45%) Windows
6 111 (54.95%) Active Directory
7 93 (46.04%) Microsoft
8 90 (44.55%) PowerShell
9 85 (42.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 80 (39.60%) Red Hat
11 79 (39.11%) Hyper-V
12 75 (37.13%) DNS
13 68 (33.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 65 (32.18%) Office 365
15 64 (31.68%) Microsoft Certification
16 63 (31.19%) vCloud
17 62 (30.69%) Finance
18 61 (30.20%) Python
19 59 (29.21%) IIS
19 59 (29.21%) Windows Server
20 53 (26.24%) MCSE
21 51 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
21 51 (25.25%) Data Centre
22 50 (24.75%) Presales
22 50 (24.75%) Perl
23 47 (23.27%) MS Exchange
24 46 (22.77%) Citrix
25 44 (21.78%) Firewall
25 44 (21.78%) MCITP
26 43 (21.29%) XenApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 59 (29.21%) IIS
2 47 (23.27%) MS Exchange
3 36 (17.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (9.41%) OpenStack
6 17 (8.42%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (3.96%) Apache
9 2 (0.99%) CMS
9 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (20.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.46%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 65 (32.18%) Office 365
2 29 (14.36%) Cloud Computing
3 26 (12.87%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (10.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (10.40%) IBM Cloud
5 21 (10.40%) SoftLayer
6 17 (8.42%) SaaS
7 14 (6.93%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.50%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (37.13%) DNS
2 44 (21.78%) Firewall
3 40 (19.80%) SAN
3 40 (19.80%) TCP/IP
4 36 (17.82%) DHCP
5 27 (13.37%) Wireless
6 26 (12.87%) LAN
7 24 (11.88%) LDAP
7 24 (11.88%) WAN
8 22 (10.89%) Internet
9 19 (9.41%) FTP
9 19 (9.41%) VPN
10 18 (8.91%) SMTP
11 14 (6.93%) Intranet
12 10 (4.95%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (4.46%) NAS
14 8 (3.96%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (3.96%) VLAN
15 7 (3.47%) FWSM
15 7 (3.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.37%) Relational Database
3 19 (9.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.50%) MySQL
4 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (9.90%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
General
1 62 (30.69%) Finance
2 36 (17.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.99%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Banking
4 1 (0.50%) Electronics
4 1 (0.50%) Legal
4 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (37.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (23.27%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 45 (22.28%) Architect
4 34 (16.83%) Cloud Architect
5 31 (15.35%) VMware Engineer
6 30 (14.85%) Administrator
7 27 (13.37%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (11.88%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (11.39%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (9.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 20 (9.90%) Windows Engineer
11 18 (8.91%) Linux Administrator
11 18 (8.91%) PowerShell Engineer
11 18 (8.91%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 18 (8.91%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 18 (8.91%) Support Engineer
12 17 (8.42%) Technical Architect
13 13 (6.44%) Server Engineer
13 13 (6.44%) Virtualisation Architect
13 13 (6.44%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.94%) Web Services
2 9 (4.46%) JSON
2 9 (4.46%) SOAP
3 8 (3.96%) HTML
4 7 (3.47%) XML
5 2 (0.99%) Middleware
6 1 (0.50%) .NET
6 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.25%) Data Centre
2 35 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (14.36%) Clustering
4 24 (11.88%) Hybrid Cloud
5 23 (11.39%) FlexPod
6 19 (9.41%) PKI
7 18 (8.91%) VCE vBlock
8 14 (6.93%) Statistics
9 9 (4.46%) Cryptography
9 9 (4.46%) N-Tier
10 8 (3.96%) Fintech
11 7 (3.47%) EMC VNX
12 4 (1.98%) Replication
13 2 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.99%) HP Storage
13 2 (0.99%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 136 (67.33%) Linux
2 112 (55.45%) Windows
3 85 (42.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 59 (29.21%) Windows Server
5 51 (25.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (15.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (13.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (9.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 9 (4.46%) Ubuntu
10 8 (3.96%) CentOS
11 7 (3.47%) Solaris
11 7 (3.47%) Unix
12 3 (1.49%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.50%) Debian
13 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.75%) Presales
2 33 (16.34%) ITIL
3 26 (12.87%) Project Management
4 23 (11.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 22 (10.89%) DevOps
6 21 (10.40%) Change Control
7 20 (9.90%) Converged Infrastructure
7 20 (9.90%) Demand Management
7 20 (9.90%) Mentoring
7 20 (9.90%) Server Monitoring
8 18 (8.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (8.42%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 17 (8.42%) Load Balancing
10 16 (7.92%) Project Planning
10 16 (7.92%) Validation
10 16 (7.92%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (7.43%) Problem Management
12 14 (6.93%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 12 (5.94%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 90 (44.55%) PowerShell
2 61 (30.20%) Python
3 50 (24.75%) Perl
4 26 (12.87%) Bash Shell
5 25 (12.38%) Ruby
6 18 (8.91%) Java
7 15 (7.43%) SQL
8 10 (4.95%) VB
9 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 68 (33.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 64 (31.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (26.24%) MCSE
4 44 (21.78%) MCITP
5 40 (19.80%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (19.31%) CCNA
7 31 (15.35%) MCSA
8 23 (11.39%) RHCSA
9 21 (10.40%) RHCA
10 20 (9.90%) VCDX
11 19 (9.41%) MCP
12 17 (8.42%) CCNP
13 16 (7.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 14 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (2.97%) RHCE
16 3 (1.49%) CCA
16 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (1.49%) MCTS
16 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
16 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (15.84%) SLA
2 31 (15.35%) PCI DSS
3 18 (8.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (4.46%) HIPAA
5 5 (2.48%) QA
6 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 143 (70.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 111 (54.95%) Active Directory
3 79 (39.11%) Hyper-V
4 63 (31.19%) vCloud
5 43 (21.29%) XenApp
6 23 (11.39%) Firmware
7 21 (10.40%) Docker
8 16 (7.92%) Terminal Services
8 16 (7.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 16 (7.92%) Virtual Desktop
8 16 (7.92%) VMware ESX
9 13 (6.44%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (3.47%) iptables
11 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.49%) XenServer
12 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 30 (14.85%) Opscode Chef
1 30 (14.85%) Puppet
2 21 (10.40%) WSUS
3 20 (9.90%) Ansible
3 20 (9.90%) SCCM
4 16 (7.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 14 (6.93%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 12 (5.94%) vRealize
7 10 (4.95%) vMotion
8 9 (4.46%) Kibana
8 9 (4.46%) WMI
9 7 (3.47%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (3.47%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.97%) Backup Exec
11 5 (2.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (1.49%) PowerCLI
13 2 (0.99%) Nagios
14 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
14 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 185 (91.58%) VMware
2 133 (65.84%) Cisco
3 93 (46.04%) Microsoft
4 80 (39.60%) Red Hat
5 46 (22.77%) Citrix
6 34 (16.83%) HP
7 29 (14.36%) Oracle
8 20 (9.90%) Nimsoft
9 18 (8.91%) Veritas
10 14 (6.93%) Huawei
10 14 (6.93%) Qualys
11 9 (4.46%) EMC
11 9 (4.46%) ServiceNow
12 7 (3.47%) Egenera
12 7 (3.47%) F5
12 7 (3.47%) Foundry
12 7 (3.47%) IBM
12 7 (3.47%) Sun
12 7 (3.47%) Veeam
13 6 (2.97%) Symantec
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