The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.29% 2.45% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 35.29% 12.50% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 1
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 72 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.49% 19.62% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 60 48
Average salary £25,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.94% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

vSphere
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Maidenhead

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
5 13 (65.00%) SQL
6 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (55.00%) ITIL
8 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (45.00%) Firewall
10 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (40.00%) Office 365
10 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
11 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (30.00%) Citrix
12 6 (30.00%) XenApp
13 5 (25.00%) Cisco
13 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
14 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 4 (20.00%) Linux
14 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
15 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 3 (15.00%) EMC
15 3 (15.00%) NetApp
15 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (15.00%) Symantec
15 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
15 3 (15.00%) Java
15 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 4 (20.00%) Server Technician
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (5.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) High Availability
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) VB
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) NCDA
2 1 (5.00%) NCIE
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) XenApp
5 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
7 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (10.00%) XenServer
7 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (15.00%) WSUS
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) EMC
5 3 (15.00%) NetApp
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) PlateSpin
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam
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