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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vCloud
Rank 140 123 135
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs citing vCloud 2 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.090% 0.63% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 3.96% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £71,250 £52,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £48,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -12.72%
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
343 379 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.38% 15.81% 19.30%
Number of salaries quoted 242 233 372
Average salary £39,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 3 August 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
2 16 (94.12%) SAN
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
3 15 (88.24%) DNS
3 15 (88.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (82.35%) Oracle Database
4 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
5 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
5 12 (70.59%) HP
6 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (64.71%) Juniper
6 11 (64.71%) Cisco
6 11 (64.71%) N-Tier
6 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
6 11 (64.71%) SOA
6 11 (64.71%) MCSE
6 11 (64.71%) Project Management
6 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
6 11 (64.71%) Migration
6 11 (64.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (64.71%) Finance
6 11 (64.71%) NAS

vCloud
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (58.82%) IIS
1 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 12 (70.59%) MS Excel
2 11 (64.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Nimbula
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) SAN
2 15 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
3 11 (64.71%) NAS
4 10 (58.82%) DHCP
5 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 4 (23.53%) SMTP
6 4 (23.53%) FTP
6 4 (23.53%) LDAP
7 1 (5.88%) ATM
7 1 (5.88%) LAN
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) SSL
7 1 (5.88%) Firewall
7 1 (5.88%) Frame Relay
7 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle Database
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 10g
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Legal
2 10 (58.82%) Retail
2 10 (58.82%) Billing
3 3 (17.65%) Advertising
4 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
2 10 (58.82%) Technical Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Pre Sales Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) N-Tier
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Management Information System
2 10 (58.82%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 15 (88.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SOA
1 11 (64.71%) Project Management
1 11 (64.71%) Migration
2 10 (58.82%) TOGAF
2 10 (58.82%) SABSA
2 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 10 (58.82%) Validation
2 10 (58.82%) DoDAF
2 10 (58.82%) Project Planning
2 10 (58.82%) Business Development
2 10 (58.82%) Load Balancing
3 4 (23.53%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) MCSE
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (58.82%) MCITP
2 10 (58.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (58.82%) COBIT
2 4 (23.53%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Hyper-V
2 16 (94.12%) vSphere
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
4 10 (58.82%) Terminal Services
4 10 (58.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) HP
5 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 11 (64.71%) Juniper
6 10 (58.82%) Veritas
6 10 (58.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (11.76%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) EMC
8 1 (5.88%) Novell
8 1 (5.88%) CA
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.88%) Google
8 1 (5.88%) Brocade
8 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.88%) F5