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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 62 79
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell - 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category - 4.88% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £58,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +89.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -2.94%
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
48 82 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.43% 15.98% 26.43%
Number of salaries quoted 25 57 45
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 4 (80.00%) EdgeSight
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
2 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
2 4 (80.00%) Resource Management
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (80.00%) iSCSI
1 4 (80.00%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Support Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technology Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (80.00%) Resource Management
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCA
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) XenApp
1 5 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (80.00%) XenServer
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) SAP