The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vCloud
Rank 124 132 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 0.22% -
As % of the System Software category 4.14% 1.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £52,500 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +22.22%
System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
362 424 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.12% 18.65% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 232 355 188
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
vCloud
Berkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vCloud across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

vCloud Salary Histogram in Reading

vCloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 21 (91.30%) VMware
1 21 (91.30%) Hyper-V
1 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) 3PAR
4 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (47.83%) iSCSI
4 11 (47.83%) Degree
4 11 (47.83%) SCVMM
4 11 (47.83%) FTP
4 11 (47.83%) DNS
4 11 (47.83%) HP
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) NetApp
5 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 9 (39.13%) EMC
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix
5 9 (39.13%) CCA
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
5 9 (39.13%) VTSP
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (39.13%) NCDA
5 9 (39.13%) NCIE
5 9 (39.13%) WAAS

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) PaaS
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) iSCSI
1 11 (47.83%) FTP
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (39.13%) WAAS
3 2 (8.70%) Network Security
3 2 (8.70%) IPv6
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Administrator
1 11 (47.83%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (30.43%) Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Virtualisation Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Storage Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Storage Solutions Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Technology Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 4 (17.39%) FlexPod Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (8.70%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (21.74%) CLARiiON
2 5 (21.74%) Celerra
3 4 (17.39%) FlexPod
4 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (39.13%) CCA
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (39.13%) VTSP
2 9 (39.13%) NCDA
2 9 (39.13%) NCIE
3 5 (21.74%) MCTS
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) CCEA
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) VCAP
3 5 (21.74%) CCIA
4 4 (17.39%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (91.30%) Hyper-V
1 21 (91.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 9 (39.13%) XenDesktop
3 5 (21.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.35%) SCSM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) 3PAR
4 11 (47.83%) HP
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco
5 9 (39.13%) NetApp
5 9 (39.13%) EMC
5 9 (39.13%) Citrix