The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 89 69 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.60% 1.27% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 7.61% 9.60% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 0
Average salary £33,250 £33,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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 Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 125 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.94% 13.19% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 64 107 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £27,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £46,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (78.57%) Citrix
4 10 (71.43%) Windows
5 8 (57.14%) HP
5 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (57.14%) XenApp
5 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
6 7 (50.00%) SAN
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Dell
7 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 5 (35.71%) VCAP
9 4 (28.57%) XenServer
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (28.57%) Firewall
9 4 (28.57%) NetApp
9 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 4 (28.57%) ITIL
10 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
10 3 (21.43%) MCSE
10 3 (21.43%) IBM
10 3 (21.43%) EMC
10 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (21.43%) MCITP
10 3 (21.43%) VCDX
10 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 2 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (35.71%) VCAP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) MCITP
4 3 (21.43%) VCDX
5 2 (14.29%) CCIA
5 2 (14.29%) VCP5
5 2 (14.29%) NCDA
5 2 (14.29%) CCEE
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (14.29%) CCEA
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) CCIE
5 2 (14.29%) MCTS
6 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 1 (7.14%) MCSA
6 1 (7.14%) CCNA
6 1 (7.14%) CCDA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
2 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) XenServer
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) NetApp
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
7 3 (21.43%) EMC
8 2 (14.29%) Veeam
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) Symantec
9 1 (7.14%) Intel
9 1 (7.14%) PlateSpin
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: c£25,000 + Car allowance dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago