The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 39 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.51% 0.76% 3.14%
As % of the System Software category 31.37% 4.12% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 15
Average salary £38,500 £46,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.75% +44.53%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
vSphere
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
51 97 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.37% 18.55% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 36
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 16 (94.12%) VMware ESX
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
3 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
3 15 (88.24%) LAN
3 15 (88.24%) WAN
3 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
3 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 15 (88.24%) Firewall
3 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (88.24%) Juniper
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) XenServer
5 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.88%) EdgeSight
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) DNS
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) CCA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2010
1 15 (88.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) LAN
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Support Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (52.94%) Technical Support
3 9 (52.94%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCA
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
1 16 (94.12%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) XenServer
3 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Cisco
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) AppSense