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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 42 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 1.92% 1.81% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 10.96% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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
48 73 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.54% 16.48% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38 45 30
Average salary £32,500 £51,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.58% +13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £42,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 December 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 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) XenApp
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) CCEE
5 6 (46.15%) CCAA
5 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
5 6 (46.15%) CCA
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (38.46%) ITIL
6 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) Office 365
7 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (7.69%) AppSense
9 1 (7.69%) Telecoms

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
1 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 4 (30.77%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
1 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CCA
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (46.15%) CCEE
1 6 (46.15%) CCAA
2 1 (7.69%) CCIA
2 1 (7.69%) VCP5
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.69%) VCAP
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (69.23%) XenApp
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense