Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Virtual Environments skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Environments over the 6 months to 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Environments
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 217 234 240
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 +21
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Environments 9 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.39% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 11
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +8.70% +21.05%
10th Percentile £40,375 £44,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £65,750 £69,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.00% +17.65% -10.53%

Virtual Environments is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,785 5,523 5,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.40% 92.50% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 3,804 4,283 4,495
Berkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +8.25% -3.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,100
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Virtual Environments
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Virtual Environments as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Environments in Berkshire

Virtual Environments
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Environments in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Virtual Environments in Berkshire

Virtual Environments
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Environments in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Virtual Environments in Berkshire

Virtual Environments
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Environments within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -6 4 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £65,000 -
Virtual Environments
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, IT jobs citing Virtual Environments also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Environments.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Games
2 5 (55.56%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (55.56%) Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Security Patching
2 5 (55.56%) Decision-Making
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 3 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) WSUS
4 3 (33.33%) Clustering
4 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud

Virtual Environments
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Azure
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (22.22%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Power BI
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Games
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Database Architect
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Laravel
2 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (11.11%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Decision-Making
1 5 (55.56%) Security Patching
2 3 (33.33%) Break/Fix
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Server Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Acquisition
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Firmware
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (22.22%) Docker
5 1 (11.11%) NFS
5 1 (11.11%) Samba
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Arista
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Emulex
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Zend