Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Virtual Environments
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 240 246
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 +81
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Environments 24 19 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.30% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.34% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 41
Berkshire median annual salary £61,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% +5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £42,050 £46,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £69,000 £90,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% -10.53% +5.56%

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 5,625 5,600 7,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.52% 88.04% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4,386 4,381 6,004
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,125 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 November 2018.

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 21 November 2018. 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 +8 9 £62,500 +31.58% 2
Slough - 9 £62,500 - 2
Bracknell -17 2 £49,500 -13.91%
Virtual Environments
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 18 (75.00%) VMware
1 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) SAN
3 13 (54.17%) Degree
3 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (50.00%) Ansible
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) ITIL
5 11 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (45.83%) NAS
6 10 (41.67%) Finance
7 9 (37.50%) DHCP
7 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
7 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
7 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
8 8 (33.33%) Puppet
8 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Ruby
8 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Python
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) Perl
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 7 (29.17%) Terraform
9 7 (29.17%) Virtual Private 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 4 (16.67%) Confluence
1 4 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (54.17%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (45.83%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (29.17%) Amazon S3
3 7 (29.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) SAN
2 11 (45.83%) NAS
3 9 (37.50%) DHCP
3 9 (37.50%) DNS
3 9 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (37.50%) iSCSI
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 7 (29.17%) FCoE
4 7 (29.17%) LAN
4 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 6 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.67%) Intranet
7 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (8.33%) SNMP
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) JIRA
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Server Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Database Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) WCF
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Replication
2 6 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) CentOS
8 1 (4.17%) Debian
8 1 (4.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Artificial Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Coaching
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (29.17%) Deployment Automation
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Task Automation
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) High Availability
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) Perl
2 8 (33.33%) Python
2 8 (33.33%) Ruby
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (29.17%) Samba
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.67%) KVM
4 4 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 4 (16.67%) Xen
4 4 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
5 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (50.00%) Ansible
1 12 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (33.33%) Puppet
3 7 (29.17%) Terraform
3 7 (29.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
5 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 7 (29.17%) Centrify
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec