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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 21 32 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +40
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 41 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.78% 5.51% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 47.67% 42.55% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 3
Median salary £52,500 £38,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -35.83%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
86 47 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.71% 12.95% 27.00%
Number of salaries quoted 81 46 64
Median salary £45,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 August 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (87.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (87.72%) Cisco
2 50 (87.72%) Office 365
3 49 (85.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (85.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 46 (80.70%) Finance
5 39 (68.42%) Red Hat
6 38 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (66.67%) CCNA
6 38 (66.67%) Linux
7 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
7 35 (61.40%) RHCSA
8 33 (57.89%) XenApp
8 33 (57.89%) Citrix
8 33 (57.89%) MCSE
8 33 (57.89%) MCSA
9 31 (54.39%) MS Exchange
9 31 (54.39%) IIS
9 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
9 31 (54.39%) RHCA
9 31 (54.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (49.12%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (49.12%) LAN
10 28 (49.12%) WAN
11 27 (47.37%) Internet
11 27 (47.37%) Wireless
12 26 (45.61%) Change Control
13 25 (43.86%) PowerShell
13 25 (43.86%) MCITP

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 31 (54.39%) IIS
1 31 (54.39%) MS Exchange
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 50 (87.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) LAN
1 28 (49.12%) WAN
2 27 (47.37%) Internet
2 27 (47.37%) Wireless
3 21 (36.84%) Firewall
4 15 (26.32%) Intranet
5 14 (24.56%) NAS
5 14 (24.56%) SAN
6 6 (10.53%) DHCP
6 6 (10.53%) DNS
6 6 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (24.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 46 (80.70%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (89.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (54.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (43.86%) VMware Engineer
4 18 (31.58%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) LAN Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) PowerShell Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) WAN Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) Citrix Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 11 (19.30%) Administrator
7 11 (19.30%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 11 (19.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 11 (19.30%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (14.04%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (14.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (12.28%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (10.53%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (49.12%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (26.32%) Statistics
3 14 (24.56%) Cryptography
3 14 (24.56%) PKI
4 6 (10.53%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Linux
2 31 (54.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Windows
4 14 (24.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Change Control
2 17 (29.82%) ITIL
3 14 (24.56%) Mentoring
4 13 (22.81%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (22.81%) Project Management
5 12 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (19.30%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (19.30%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.53%) Server Building
8 1 (1.75%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) PowerShell
2 16 (28.07%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 6 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (85.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 49 (85.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 38 (66.67%) CCNA
2 38 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (61.40%) RHCSA
4 33 (57.89%) MCSA
4 33 (57.89%) MCSE
5 31 (54.39%) RHCA
6 25 (43.86%) MCITP
7 17 (29.82%) MCP
8 14 (24.56%) CCNP
9 6 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (10.53%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (24.56%) PCI DSS
1 14 (24.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (87.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (57.89%) XenApp
3 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
4 16 (28.07%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) Ansible
1 6 (10.53%) Puppet
1 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
1 6 (10.53%) vRealize
1 6 (10.53%) yum
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (87.72%) Cisco
3 39 (68.42%) Red Hat
4 35 (61.40%) Microsoft
5 33 (57.89%) Citrix
6 16 (28.07%) Oracle
7 1 (1.75%) Veeam