The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 35 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.07% 1.17% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 11.54% 6.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.12%
vSphere
Buckinghamshire

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

System Software Category
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
26 50 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 9.25% 19.53% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 36 27
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

vSphere
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

vSphere Salary Trend in High Wycombe

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) CCA
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) CCEE
3 2 (50.00%) CCAA
3 2 (50.00%) VCP5
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Foundation
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) CCEE
1 2 (50.00%) CCAA
1 2 (50.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco