The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 98 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 35 22 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.94% 0.97% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 13.16% 6.16% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 24
Median salary £63,750 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -31.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £34,000 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Reading region.

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
266 357 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.75% 15.75% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 221 254 239
Median salary £50,000 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.20% -17.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

vSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Reading

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Reading region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 52 (69.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (65.33%) Windows
4 44 (58.67%) Linux
5 42 (56.00%) Cisco
6 39 (52.00%) Hyper-V
7 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
9 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
10 28 (37.33%) PowerShell
11 25 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 23 (30.67%) Perl
12 23 (30.67%) Finance
13 22 (29.33%) Python
13 22 (29.33%) Citrix
13 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
14 21 (28.00%) ITIL
14 21 (28.00%) Firewall
14 21 (28.00%) VMware ESX
15 20 (26.67%) DNS
15 20 (26.67%) SCCM
16 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
18 16 (21.33%) Capacity Planning
18 16 (21.33%) Qualys
18 16 (21.33%) WSUS
18 16 (21.33%) EMC
18 16 (21.33%) SAN
18 16 (21.33%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (10.67%) IIS
2 6 (8.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.33%) Apache
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.33%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.33%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) OpenShift
1 13 (17.33%) SaaS
2 7 (9.33%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.33%) Office 365
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.00%) Firewall
2 20 (26.67%) DNS
3 16 (21.33%) SAN
4 11 (14.67%) NetScaler
4 11 (14.67%) TCP/IP
4 11 (14.67%) VPN
5 10 (13.33%) DHCP
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (10.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.67%) FTP
8 5 (6.67%) FWSM
8 5 (6.67%) Internet
8 5 (6.67%) IPsec
8 5 (6.67%) LDAP
8 5 (6.67%) SMTP
8 5 (6.67%) snoop
8 5 (6.67%) tcpdump
8 5 (6.67%) VLAN
8 5 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (21.33%) Architect
2 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (14.67%) Technical Architect
3 10 (13.33%) Consultant
3 10 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) PowerShell Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 8 (10.67%) Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (9.33%) VMware Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Citrix Consultant
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.67%) JSON
1 8 (10.67%) SOAP
1 8 (10.67%) Web Services
2 5 (6.67%) HTML
2 5 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.00%) Clustering
3 8 (10.67%) EMC VNX
4 5 (6.67%) Replication
5 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.00%) EqualLogic
7 2 (2.67%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 49 (65.33%) Windows
2 44 (58.67%) Linux
3 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (16.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.67%) Solaris
8 7 (9.33%) Unix
9 5 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
10 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (5.33%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 15 (20.00%) Presales
4 10 (13.33%) DevOps
5 9 (12.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 7 (9.33%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.67%) Change Management
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Web Development
8 4 (5.33%) Logistics
8 4 (5.33%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Management
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.33%) PowerShell
2 23 (30.67%) Perl
3 22 (29.33%) Python
4 13 (17.33%) Java
4 13 (17.33%) Ruby
5 8 (10.67%) Bash Shell
6 4 (5.33%) SQL
7 3 (4.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (14.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (9.33%) CCA
4 7 (9.33%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (8.00%) VCAP
6 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.33%) MCITP
7 4 (5.33%) MCSE
8 3 (4.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.67%) CCNA
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.67%) Degree
9 2 (2.67%) MCSA
9 2 (2.67%) VCP5
10 1 (1.33%) CCAA
10 1 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) VCP6
10 1 (1.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 8 (10.67%) HIPAA
2 8 (10.67%) QA
2 8 (10.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.33%) SAS 70
System Software
1 52 (69.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 39 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 29 (38.67%) Active Directory
4 21 (28.00%) VMware ESX
5 13 (17.33%) vCloud
6 12 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (13.33%) XenApp
8 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
9 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (6.67%) Firmware
10 5 (6.67%) iptables
11 4 (5.33%) DFS Replication
12 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
12 3 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 3 (4.00%) XenServer
13 1 (1.33%) KVM
13 1 (1.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) SCCM
2 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 16 (21.33%) WSUS
3 8 (10.67%) Kibana
3 8 (10.67%) WMI
4 6 (8.00%) SCVMM
5 5 (6.67%) vRealize
6 4 (5.33%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 4 (5.33%) SCDPM
6 4 (5.33%) SCOM
7 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
7 3 (4.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (56.00%) Cisco
3 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 25 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 22 (29.33%) Citrix
6 16 (21.33%) EMC
6 16 (21.33%) Qualys
7 15 (20.00%) HP
8 10 (13.33%) NetApp
9 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
10 5 (6.67%) Egenera
10 5 (6.67%) F5
10 5 (6.67%) Foundry
10 5 (6.67%) Juniper
10 5 (6.67%) Oracle
11 4 (5.33%) Intel Security
11 4 (5.33%) Sun
11 4 (5.33%) Veritas
12 3 (4.00%) Huawei
12 3 (4.00%) Veeam
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