The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.28% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 17.78% 4.88% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 3
Median salary £52,500 £36,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -47.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,350 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £40,150 £74,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
90 41 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.44% 9.67% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 77 31 53
Median salary £43,000 £33,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.30% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of job ads across the Bracknell region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
4 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 12 (66.67%) RHCSA
5 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
6 10 (55.56%) ITIL
6 10 (55.56%) Office 365
7 9 (50.00%) XenApp
7 9 (50.00%) Citrix
7 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (44.44%) RHCA
8 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (44.44%) CCNA
8 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
8 8 (44.44%) IIS
8 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (38.89%) LAN
9 7 (38.89%) WAN
9 7 (38.89%) Finance
10 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 6 (33.33%) RHCE
10 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (33.33%) Perl
10 6 (33.33%) MCSA
10 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
10 6 (33.33%) yum

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (44.44%) IIS
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) LAN
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Intranet
4 3 (16.67%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (5.56%) DHCP
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.56%) FCoE
5 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) VLAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) VCE vBlock
2 3 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 3 (16.67%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) e-Health
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 6 (33.33%) Server Building
3 5 (27.78%) Change Control
4 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 6 (33.33%) Perl
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) RHCSA
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (44.44%) CCNA
3 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (44.44%) RHCA
4 6 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (33.33%) MCSA
4 6 (33.33%) RHCE
5 5 (27.78%) MCITP
5 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
7 2 (11.11%) MCP
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Puppet
1 6 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (33.33%) vRealize
1 6 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (83.33%) Red Hat
3 12 (66.67%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) CA
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp