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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 43 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.36% 2.10% 2.15%
As % of the System Software category 17.31% 35.48% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 8
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
52 31 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.61% 5.90% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 37 22 58
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,100 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £70,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 28 August 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (47.06%) XenDesktop
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (41.18%) CCEE
5 7 (41.18%) CCAA
5 7 (41.18%) XenApp
5 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix
5 7 (41.18%) CCA
5 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 6 (35.29%) DNS
6 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
8 4 (23.53%) DHCP
8 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (17.65%) Cisco
9 3 (17.65%) Sun
9 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 3 (17.65%) WebEx
10 2 (11.76%) Clustering

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) WebEx
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.76%) Network Security
4 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
1 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) SIEM
3 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCA
1 7 (41.18%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (41.18%) CCEE
1 7 (41.18%) CCAA
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) VCAP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) CCIA
4 1 (5.88%) VCP5
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (47.06%) XenDesktop
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.76%) vCloud
7 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Sun
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) AppSense
5 1 (5.88%) Brocade
5 1 (5.88%) ProCurve
5 1 (5.88%) 3PAR