Period
to 21 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 152 134
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18 +40
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 25 15 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.99% 0.59% 1.95%
As % of the System Software category 5.71% 3.73% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 70
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £36,328 £38,625 £43,125
90th Percentile £86,000 £61,500 £71,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - +17.02%

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

All System Software Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 438 402 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.29% 15.88% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 407 298 549
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +9.44% +9.76%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Reading

vSphere
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Reading

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Reading over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 Reading region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 21 (84.00%) Linux
1 21 (84.00%) Python
2 20 (80.00%) Ansible
2 20 (80.00%) Docker
3 17 (68.00%) Twisted
3 17 (68.00%) WiX
3 17 (68.00%) Redis
3 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (68.00%) Cybersecurity
3 17 (68.00%) HAProxy
3 17 (68.00%) Celery
3 17 (68.00%) C#
3 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (68.00%) Ruby
3 17 (68.00%) Ubuntu
3 17 (68.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (68.00%) nginx
3 17 (68.00%) SQLAlchemy
4 15 (60.00%) C
4 15 (60.00%) wxWidgets
5 14 (56.00%) Task Automation
6 8 (32.00%) VMware
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) CCIE
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (16.00%) DevOps

vSphere
Co-occurring 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 17 (68.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.00%) HSRP
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (68.00%) PostgreSQL
1 17 (68.00%) Redis
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Git (software)
1 17 (68.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (68.00%) WiX
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Python Developer
3 14 (56.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Principal Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Senior IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Python Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) Celery
1 17 (68.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 17 (68.00%) SQLAlchemy
1 17 (68.00%) Twisted
2 15 (60.00%) wxWidgets
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (56.00%) Task Automation
3 4 (16.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Psychology
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Python
2 17 (68.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) Ruby
3 15 (60.00%) C
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CCIE
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (12.00%) JNCIE
2 3 (12.00%) MCSA
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCIE Data Center
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Ansible
2 17 (68.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
4 1 (4.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Juniper
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft