The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 60 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.77% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 3.90% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 3
Average salary £58,750 £31,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.51% -43.63%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 154 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.05% 26.78% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 27
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
vSphere
Berkshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Bracknell

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing vSphere 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 vSphere.

1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 2 (28.57%) XenApp
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (28.57%) NCDA
6 2 (28.57%) NCIE
6 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) Clustering
7 1 (14.29%) HP
7 1 (14.29%) Dell
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) IBM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell region citing vSphere 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 vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) FlexPod
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
1 2 (28.57%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Foundry