The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 45 59 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 1.81% 0.40% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 13.33% 2.06% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £52,500 £44,550 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.84% -10.90%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 45 97 71
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 13.60% 19.40% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 40 87 39
Median salary £43,500 £43,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.16% -14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,600
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Bracknell

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Bracknell

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Network Design
2 13 (92.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 13 (92.86%) VB
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) PKI
2 13 (92.86%) PowerShell
2 13 (92.86%) OWASP
2 13 (92.86%) Office 365
2 13 (92.86%) vMotion
3 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
3 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (64.29%) High Availability
3 9 (64.29%) Fault Analysis
3 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (21.43%) MCITP
6 3 (21.43%) Statistics
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Network Design
1 13 (92.86%) OWASP
1 13 (92.86%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 9 (64.29%) Business Continuity
2 9 (64.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (64.29%) Fault Analysis
2 9 (64.29%) High Availability
2 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) Statistics
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) PowerShell
1 13 (92.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCITP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft