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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 58 61 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.34% 0.20% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 6.86% 1.96% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 5
Average salary £56,600 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.15% -53.57%
UK excluding London average 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
102 51 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.50% 10.12% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 92 28 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,280 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) RHCE
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (75.00%) yum
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (75.00%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) Server Building
3 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
3 6 (75.00%) VCE vBlock
3 6 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (75.00%) vRealize
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) .NET

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) FCoE
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Automation Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) VCE vBlock
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) e-Health
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 6 (75.00%) Perl
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (75.00%) RHCE
1 6 (75.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (75.00%) vRealize
1 6 (75.00%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp