The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 107 102 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 28 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 1.18% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 12.33% 11.06% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 13
Average salary £47,500 £37,250 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.51% -13.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
227 208 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.86% 10.67% 11.13%
Number of salaries quoted 157 174 169
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Marlow +9 7 £21,500 -33.84%
Milton Keynes -13 7 £43,750 +25.00% 3
High Wycombe - 6 £50,000 -
Amersham - 4 £50,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £40,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 47 (92.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (90.20%) Citrix
4 44 (86.27%) Windows
5 40 (78.43%) XenApp
6 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
7 34 (66.67%) SAN
8 31 (60.78%) SQL
9 28 (54.90%) Cisco
9 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
11 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
11 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
11 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (45.10%) ITIL
13 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
14 21 (41.18%) MS Office
14 21 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 21 (41.18%) Windows 7
15 20 (39.22%) VMware ESXi
15 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
15 20 (39.22%) Cisco IPT
15 20 (39.22%) IP Telephony
15 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
15 20 (39.22%) NetIQ
16 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
16 18 (35.29%) XenDesktop
17 16 (31.37%) XenServer
18 15 (29.41%) NetApp
18 15 (29.41%) HP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
1 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 24 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (39.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (43.14%) MS Excel
2 21 (41.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (66.67%) SAN
2 20 (39.22%) Cisco IPT
2 20 (39.22%) IP Telephony
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) VPN
5 1 (1.96%) DNS
5 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.96%) NAS
5 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Consultant
2 14 (27.45%) Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) Senior Consultant
4 12 (23.53%) Junior
5 11 (21.57%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Technical Services Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Help Desk Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Technical Consultant
5 11 (21.57%) Service Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Junior Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Desktop Analyst
6 10 (19.61%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
7 9 (17.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 8 (15.69%) Technical Support
8 8 (15.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
9 6 (11.76%) Server Support
9 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.92%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) EqualLogic
2 3 (5.88%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) PMI
4 1 (1.96%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.96%) Celerra
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 44 (86.27%) Windows
2 28 (54.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (3.92%) Data Management
3 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
3 2 (3.92%) Project Management
4 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Time Management
4 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) SQL
2 20 (39.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (23.53%) VCAP
4 10 (19.61%) NCDA
5 9 (17.65%) NCIE
5 9 (17.65%) MCTS
5 9 (17.65%) MCITP
5 9 (17.65%) MCSE
6 6 (11.76%) VCDX
6 6 (11.76%) CCEE
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (7.84%) CCIA
8 3 (5.88%) MCSA
8 3 (5.88%) CCA
8 3 (5.88%) CCEA
8 3 (5.88%) VCP5
9 2 (3.92%) CCAA
9 2 (3.92%) VTSP
9 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.92%) CCIE
System Software
1 47 (92.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (78.43%) XenApp
3 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
4 20 (39.22%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (35.29%) Hyper-V
5 18 (35.29%) XenDesktop
6 16 (31.37%) XenServer
7 12 (23.53%) VMware ESX
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Backup Exec
2 8 (15.69%) NetBackup
3 3 (5.88%) SCCM
4 2 (3.92%) Legato
Vendors
1 50 (98.04%) VMware
2 46 (90.20%) Citrix
3 38 (74.51%) Microsoft
4 28 (54.90%) Cisco
5 20 (39.22%) NetIQ
6 15 (29.41%) NetApp
6 15 (29.41%) HP
7 14 (27.45%) Dell
8 11 (21.57%) Symantec
9 10 (19.61%) EMC
9 10 (19.61%) Veeam
10 8 (15.69%) PlateSpin
11 4 (7.84%) IBM
12 2 (3.92%) AppSense
12 2 (3.92%) CommVault
12 2 (3.92%) Intel
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