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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 113 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 39 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.48% 2.08% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 5.81% 16.74% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 37
Average salary £31,000 £31,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £22,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,375 £49,250 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
172 233 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.25% 12.41% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 125 185 206
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% -13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,725 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Milton Keynes -5 9 £31,000 -3.12% 1
High Wycombe -8 1 £31,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 35 (89.74%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (71.79%) SAN
5 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 26 (66.67%) Citrix
6 23 (58.97%) XenApp
7 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
8 20 (51.28%) SQL
9 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
10 18 (46.15%) Symantec
11 17 (43.59%) Dell
11 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (35.90%) HP
12 14 (35.90%) Cisco
12 14 (35.90%) NetApp
13 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
13 13 (33.33%) Backup Exec
13 13 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
14 12 (30.77%) XenDesktop
14 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
15 11 (28.21%) ITIL
15 11 (28.21%) MS Office
16 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
16 10 (25.64%) EMC
16 10 (25.64%) XenServer
16 10 (25.64%) EqualLogic

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (43.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
4 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 11 (28.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) SAN
2 9 (23.08%) IP Telephony
2 9 (23.08%) Cisco IPT
3 6 (15.38%) iSCSI
4 4 (10.26%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) VLAN
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.56%) Network Security
7 1 (2.56%) DNS
7 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.56%) SMS
7 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Consultant
2 12 (30.77%) Senior Consultant
3 11 (28.21%) Technical Consultant
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 8 (20.51%) Technical Support
6 6 (15.38%) Server Support
6 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Storage Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.13%) Junior
9 1 (2.56%) Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.56%) Graduate
9 1 (2.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.56%) 1st Line Support
9 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) COM
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) EqualLogic
1 10 (25.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) FlexPod
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.13%) Data Management
4 1 (2.56%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
4 1 (2.56%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (23.08%) VCAP
3 8 (20.51%) MCSE
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (17.95%) NCDA
4 7 (17.95%) NCIE
5 5 (12.82%) MCTS
5 5 (12.82%) MCITP
6 4 (10.26%) VCDX
7 3 (7.69%) MCSA
8 2 (5.13%) Degree
8 2 (5.13%) VTSP
8 2 (5.13%) VCP5
9 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (58.97%) XenApp
3 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
4 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 12 (30.77%) VMware ESX
5 12 (30.77%) XenDesktop
6 10 (25.64%) XenServer
7 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (20.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (10.26%) ISA Server
10 2 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.13%) Legato
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 26 (66.67%) Citrix
3 18 (46.15%) Symantec
4 17 (43.59%) Dell
5 14 (35.90%) HP
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco
5 14 (35.90%) NetApp
6 10 (25.64%) EMC
7 9 (23.08%) NetIQ
7 9 (23.08%) Veeam
8 8 (20.51%) PlateSpin
9 2 (5.13%) CommVault
9 2 (5.13%) Intel
9 2 (5.13%) IBM
10 1 (2.56%) Genesys
10 1 (2.56%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.56%) Kaseya
Milton Keynes
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £62500 per annum + bonus and corporate benefits.
Posted: 14 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago