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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 35 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.05% 0.73% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 6.06% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
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
38 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.00% 12.09% 21.34%
Number of salaries quoted 32 32 39
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +21.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £23,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 10 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) e-Health
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) FCoE
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (33.33%) e-Health
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp