The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 81 101 114
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 37 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.07% 1.05% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 17.54% 9.41% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 23
Average salary £50,000 £22,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+127.27% -53.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £22,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,500 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

System Software Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
211 202 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.81% 11.14% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 144 157 253
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,408 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Milton Keynes +14 20 £50,000 -16.66% 5
Marlow 0 8 £55,000 +150.00%
High Wycombe +2 4 £57,500 +4.54%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 40 (86.96%) Windows
3 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (67.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
5 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
6 25 (54.35%) Citrix
6 25 (54.35%) XenApp
7 24 (52.17%) MS Exchange
8 21 (45.65%) MS Excel
9 20 (43.48%) XenDesktop
10 19 (41.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 19 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (39.13%) VCP5
12 17 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2007
12 17 (36.96%) SAN
13 14 (30.43%) CCA
13 14 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
13 14 (30.43%) Symantec
13 14 (30.43%) ITIL
13 14 (30.43%) NetScaler
13 14 (30.43%) CCEE
13 14 (30.43%) CCAA
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (28.26%) iSCSI
15 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
15 12 (26.09%) HP
15 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
16 10 (21.74%) Dell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 19 (41.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (36.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (45.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (36.96%) SAN
2 14 (30.43%) NetScaler
3 13 (28.26%) iSCSI
4 4 (8.70%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
6 2 (4.35%) SSL
6 2 (4.35%) SMS
6 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.35%) VLAN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.17%) Network Security
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.17%) Wireless
7 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (26.09%) Consultant
3 7 (15.22%) Server Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.70%) Wintel Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Support
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Wintel Administrator
8 2 (4.35%) Genesys Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Genesys Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL V3
3 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.87%) People Management
3 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 2 (4.35%) Change Management
4 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.35%) WFM
5 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) C#
2 2 (4.35%) Java
2 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (41.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 18 (39.13%) VCP5
3 14 (30.43%) CCA
3 14 (30.43%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (30.43%) CCEE
3 14 (30.43%) CCAA
4 9 (19.57%) CCIA
5 8 (17.39%) VCAP
6 6 (13.04%) MCSE
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (10.87%) MCSA
7 5 (10.87%) MCP
8 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.22%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
3 25 (54.35%) XenApp
4 20 (43.48%) XenDesktop
5 12 (26.09%) VMware ESX
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (15.22%) ISA Server
8 5 (10.87%) Xen
9 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
3 25 (54.35%) Citrix
4 14 (30.43%) Symantec
5 12 (26.09%) HP
6 10 (21.74%) Dell
6 10 (21.74%) Intel
7 8 (17.39%) AppSense
8 4 (8.70%) Cisco
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
9 2 (4.35%) Genesys
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam
10 1 (2.17%) Kaseya
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.17%) EMC
Buckinghamshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Roc Search
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, 26 Days Holiday etc.
Posted: 7 days ago
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HMGCC
Salary: From £29,088 to £32,986 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
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HMGCC
Salary: £26,500 to £30,567 + excellent benefits
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