The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bracknell region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 67 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.76% 3.14% 5.31%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 18.52% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 22
Average salary £46,250 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.53% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
System Software Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
88 81 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.83% 16.95% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 43
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £52,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) CMS
5 2 (22.22%) Replication
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 2 (22.22%) NCDA
5 2 (22.22%) NCIE
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) CommVault
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) ArcGIS
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Database Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Senior Database Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
1 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) NCDA
1 2 (22.22%) NCIE
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (22.22%) Data Guard
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) CommVault
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) ESRI
5 2 (22.22%) Sybase