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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 101 97 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.29% 2.01% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 1.79% 14.10% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 44 22
Median salary £57,500 £61,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +82.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
223 312 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.41% 14.25% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 164 260 222
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 21 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Reading

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 48 (94.12%) Linux
3 47 (92.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (88.24%) Windows
5 41 (80.39%) Hyper-V
6 38 (74.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (66.67%) vCloud
8 31 (60.78%) Cisco
8 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
8 31 (60.78%) Red Hat
9 30 (58.82%) TCP/IP
9 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
10 29 (56.86%) Presales
11 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
12 27 (52.94%) DNS
13 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
13 22 (43.14%) Cloud Computing
14 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 21 (41.18%) IIS
15 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
16 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
16 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
17 18 (35.29%) MCITP
17 18 (35.29%) HP
17 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (35.29%) MCSE
18 17 (33.33%) SAN
18 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 17 (33.33%) Clustering

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 21 (41.18%) IIS
2 15 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (39.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (43.14%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (17.65%) OpenShift
2 9 (17.65%) SaaS
3 5 (9.80%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 27 (52.94%) DNS
3 17 (33.33%) SAN
4 14 (27.45%) DHCP
4 14 (27.45%) SMTP
4 14 (27.45%) VPN
5 13 (25.49%) FTP
5 13 (25.49%) LDAP
6 9 (17.65%) Firewall
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (9.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.88%) FWSM
8 3 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (5.88%) snoop
8 3 (5.88%) tcpdump
8 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (5.88%) Wireshark
9 2 (3.92%) NetScaler
9 2 (3.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) Oracle Database
2 13 (25.49%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
2 13 (25.49%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 16 (31.37%) Architect
3 15 (29.41%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 14 (27.45%) Cloud Architect
4 14 (27.45%) Technical Architect
5 11 (21.57%) Virtualisation Architect
5 11 (21.57%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (19.61%) Senior Architect
7 8 (15.69%) Senior Technical Architect
8 7 (13.73%) Administrator
9 5 (9.80%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (9.80%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) VMware Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) PowerShell Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Windows Systems Engineer
11 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 4 (7.84%) JSON
2 4 (7.84%) SOAP
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
3 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Data Centre
2 17 (33.33%) Clustering
3 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.69%) N-Tier
5 5 (9.80%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 48 (94.12%) Linux
2 45 (88.24%) Windows
3 38 (74.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (37.25%) Windows Server
6 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (27.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.88%) Solaris
8 3 (5.88%) Unix
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.96%) CentOS
10 1 (1.96%) Debian
10 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Presales
2 16 (31.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 15 (29.41%) Load Balancing
4 14 (27.45%) Project Management
4 14 (27.45%) Project Planning
4 14 (27.45%) Server Monitoring
4 14 (27.45%) Validation
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
6 9 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (15.69%) Migration
7 8 (15.69%) SOA
8 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.88%) Change Management
9 3 (5.88%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
10 1 (1.96%) Patch Management
10 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Perl
1 12 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.61%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) Bash Shell
4 5 (9.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (35.29%) MCITP
2 18 (35.29%) MCSE
3 17 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (27.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.88%) CCNA
6 3 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.88%) MCSA
7 2 (3.92%) CCA
7 2 (3.92%) CCAA
7 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
7 2 (3.92%) MCTS
7 2 (3.92%) VCP5
7 2 (3.92%) VCP6
7 2 (3.92%) VTSP
8 1 (1.96%) RHCA
8 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (29.41%) SLA
2 5 (9.80%) QA
3 4 (7.84%) HIPAA
3 4 (7.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (92.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (80.39%) Hyper-V
3 34 (66.67%) vCloud
4 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
5 14 (27.45%) Terminal Services
5 14 (27.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (13.73%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (13.73%) XenApp
7 4 (7.84%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.88%) Firmware
8 3 (5.88%) iptables
9 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
9 2 (3.92%) XenServer
10 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 10 (19.61%) WSUS
3 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 9 (17.65%) SCCM
4 4 (7.84%) Kibana
4 4 (7.84%) WMI
5 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.92%) PowerCLI
6 2 (3.92%) vRealize
7 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 31 (60.78%) Cisco
2 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
2 31 (60.78%) Red Hat
3 18 (35.29%) HP
4 14 (27.45%) Veritas
5 13 (25.49%) Oracle
6 11 (21.57%) Huawei
7 9 (17.65%) Qualys
8 7 (13.73%) Citrix
9 6 (11.76%) EMC
10 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
11 3 (5.88%) Egenera
11 3 (5.88%) F5
11 3 (5.88%) Foundry
11 3 (5.88%) Sun
11 3 (5.88%) Symantec
11 3 (5.88%) Veeam
12 2 (3.92%) NetApp
13 1 (1.96%) Dell
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