The table below looks at the statistics for vCloud skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vCloud over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 136 135 127
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 15 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.62% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 4.52% 2.54% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 9
Average salary £90,000 £35,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+157.14% -56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.11% -18.18%
vCloud
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 Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
332 315 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.79% 13.08% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 228 253 272
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vCloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vCloud Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

vCloud
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vCloud across the Reading region.

vCloud Salary Trend in Reading

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing vCloud 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 vCloud.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) vSphere
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) SAN
3 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 14 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
4 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
5 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 10 (62.50%) N-Tier
5 10 (62.50%) MS Visio
5 10 (62.50%) SOA
5 10 (62.50%) DHCP
5 10 (62.50%) IIS
5 10 (62.50%) ITIL
5 10 (62.50%) MCSE
5 10 (62.50%) Cisco
5 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing vCloud 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 vCloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 10 (62.50%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MS Excel
2 10 (62.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) TCP/IP
1 15 (93.75%) SAN
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) DHCP
3 10 (62.50%) NAS
4 4 (25.00%) LDAP
4 4 (25.00%) FTP
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle Database
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Legal
2 10 (62.50%) Retail
2 10 (62.50%) Billing
3 3 (18.75%) Advertising
4 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
1 10 (62.50%) Technical Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) N-Tier
1 10 (62.50%) Management Information System
1 10 (62.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) SOA
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
1 10 (62.50%) Validation
1 10 (62.50%) Migration
1 10 (62.50%) TOGAF
1 10 (62.50%) DoDAF
1 10 (62.50%) Project Planning
1 10 (62.50%) Business Development
1 10 (62.50%) Load Balancing
1 10 (62.50%) SABSA
2 4 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) MCSE
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (62.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (62.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) COBIT
2 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (93.75%) Hyper-V
2 15 (93.75%) vSphere
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Terminal Services
3 10 (62.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (93.75%) Oracle
2 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) HP
3 10 (62.50%) Juniper
3 10 (62.50%) Veritas
3 10 (62.50%) Red Hat