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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 106 96 105
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 1.65% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 8.09% 13.78% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 24
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
173 225 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.67% 11.96% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 128 183 215
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -11 5 £31,000 -3.12% 1
Marlow +1 3 £21,500 -2.27%
High Wycombe - 3 £50,000 -
Amersham - 2 £50,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 36 (92.31%) Windows
3 35 (89.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (79.49%) Citrix
5 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
6 28 (71.79%) SAN
6 28 (71.79%) XenApp
7 24 (61.54%) SQL
8 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
9 20 (51.28%) MS Exchange
9 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (43.59%) Cisco
12 15 (38.46%) Dell
12 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
12 15 (38.46%) ITIL
13 14 (35.90%) MS Office
13 14 (35.90%) NetApp
13 14 (35.90%) Symantec
13 14 (35.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
14 13 (33.33%) XenDesktop
14 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
14 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
14 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
14 13 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
14 13 (33.33%) NetIQ
14 13 (33.33%) IP Telephony

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (51.28%) MS Exchange
1 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (51.28%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.26%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) SAN
2 13 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
2 13 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.13%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) WAN
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
5 1 (2.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
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 5 (12.82%) Junior
7 5 (12.82%) Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Technical Services Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (10.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Server Engineer
9 3 (7.69%) Junior Help Desk Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (25.64%) EqualLogic
3 2 (5.13%) FlexPod
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (33.33%) 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 15 (38.46%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.13%) Data Management
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (25.64%) VCAP
3 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (20.51%) MCSE
4 7 (17.95%) NCDA
4 7 (17.95%) NCIE
5 5 (12.82%) VCDX
5 5 (12.82%) MCTS
5 5 (12.82%) MCITP
6 3 (7.69%) MCSA
7 2 (5.13%) VTSP
7 2 (5.13%) Degree
7 2 (5.13%) VCP5
8 1 (2.56%) MCP
System Software
1 35 (89.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (71.79%) XenApp
3 22 (56.41%) Active Directory
4 13 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 13 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 13 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (28.21%) VMware ESX
6 10 (25.64%) XenServer
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (7.69%) ISA Server
9 2 (5.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Backup Exec
2 8 (20.51%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.13%) Legato
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 31 (79.49%) Citrix
3 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
4 17 (43.59%) Cisco
5 15 (38.46%) Dell
6 14 (35.90%) NetApp
6 14 (35.90%) Symantec
7 13 (33.33%) NetIQ
7 13 (33.33%) HP
8 10 (25.64%) EMC
9 8 (20.51%) Veeam
9 8 (20.51%) PlateSpin
10 2 (5.13%) CommVault
10 2 (5.13%) Intel
10 2 (5.13%) IBM
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