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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 46 70 75
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.62% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 16.36% 3.06% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
55 98 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.99% 18.67% 33.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 82 98
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,550 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (97.83%) Cisco
3 44 (95.65%) Office 365
4 39 (84.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (82.61%) Finance
6 37 (80.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 33 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (63.04%) MCSE
9 28 (60.87%) Linux
10 27 (58.70%) Windows
10 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
11 26 (56.52%) MCSA
11 26 (56.52%) CCNA
11 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
12 25 (54.35%) MS Exchange
13 24 (52.17%) Firewall
14 23 (50.00%) Citrix
15 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
16 21 (45.65%) MCITP
16 21 (45.65%) XenApp
17 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
17 20 (43.48%) Wireless
17 20 (43.48%) Internet
17 20 (43.48%) LAN
17 20 (43.48%) WAN
18 19 (41.30%) IIS
18 19 (41.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 19 (41.30%) RHCA
18 19 (41.30%) Change Control

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 25 (54.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (41.30%) IIS
3 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (23.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 44 (95.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) Firewall
2 20 (43.48%) Internet
2 20 (43.48%) LAN
2 20 (43.48%) WAN
2 20 (43.48%) Wireless
3 12 (26.09%) Intranet
4 9 (19.57%) NAS
4 9 (19.57%) SAN
5 6 (13.04%) DHCP
5 6 (13.04%) DNS
5 6 (13.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
General
1 38 (82.61%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (69.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (32.61%) VMware Engineer
4 14 (30.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Administrator
5 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) LAN Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) PowerShell Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 9 (19.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (19.57%) WAN Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Citrix Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Office 365 Engineer
8 6 (13.04%) Senior Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (36.96%) PKI
3 12 (26.09%) Statistics
4 9 (19.57%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 28 (60.87%) Linux
2 27 (58.70%) Windows
3 19 (41.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Change Control
2 14 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (23.91%) Mentoring
4 10 (21.74%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 10 (21.74%) ITIL
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (17.39%) Network Design
6 8 (17.39%) OWASP
6 8 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (17.39%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (15.22%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 6 (13.04%) Fault Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) High Availability
8 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 8 (17.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (84.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (80.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 29 (63.04%) MCSE
4 26 (56.52%) CCNA
4 26 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (56.52%) MCSA
5 21 (45.65%) MCITP
6 19 (41.30%) RHCA
6 19 (41.30%) RHCSA
7 15 (32.61%) MCP
8 9 (19.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) PCI DSS
1 9 (19.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) XenApp
4 11 (23.91%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) vMotion
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 45 (97.83%) Cisco
3 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
4 23 (50.00%) Citrix
5 22 (47.83%) Red Hat
6 9 (19.57%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) Veeam