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

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 45 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.86% 2.47% 3.20%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 15.15% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £52,500 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
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
77 66 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 21.21% 16.30% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 70 57 55
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 23 (100.00%) VMware
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (78.26%) Hybrid Cloud
3 17 (73.91%) Hyper-V
3 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (73.91%) Firewall
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
4 16 (69.57%) LAN
4 16 (69.57%) WAN
4 16 (69.57%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) Linux
4 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
4 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (69.57%) RightScale
4 16 (69.57%) Puppet
4 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
4 16 (69.57%) Ruby
4 16 (69.57%) SCCM
4 16 (69.57%) SCOM
4 16 (69.57%) SCVMM
4 16 (69.57%) Windows Intune
4 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
5 15 (65.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (65.22%) Migration
5 15 (65.22%) Middleware
5 15 (65.22%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Oracle
5 15 (65.22%) ITIL
6 14 (60.87%) Microsoft

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) LAN
2 16 (69.57%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.35%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Cloud Engineer
1 10 (43.48%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Administrator
2 6 (26.09%) Azure Administrator
3 5 (21.74%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (39.13%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
4 2 (8.70%) Mainframe
4 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) FlexPod
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
1 16 (69.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 15 (65.22%) ITIL
1 15 (65.22%) Migration
2 10 (43.48%) Information Security
2 10 (43.48%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Integration Testing
4 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
5 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (8.70%) Demand Management
8 1 (4.35%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) PowerShell
1 16 (69.57%) Ruby
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) MCSA
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCA
2 5 (21.74%) CCAA
2 5 (21.74%) CCEE
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (73.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (21.74%) XenApp
3 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (69.57%) Puppet
1 16 (69.57%) SCCM
1 16 (69.57%) SCOM
1 16 (69.57%) SCVMM
1 16 (69.57%) Windows Intune
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (69.57%) Red Hat
2 16 (69.57%) RightScale
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) CA
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco
8 1 (4.35%) NetApp