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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 85 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 1.20% -
As % of the System Software category 5.81% 9.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £30,250 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
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
86 113 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.04% 12.38% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 59 96 98
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,500 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 15 September 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 8 (66.67%) Citrix
5 7 (58.33%) SAN
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) Dell
6 6 (50.00%) XenApp
6 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
7 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (33.33%) VCAP
8 4 (33.33%) NetApp
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (25.00%) Firewall
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
9 3 (25.00%) ITIL
9 3 (25.00%) Symantec
9 3 (25.00%) EMC
9 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
9 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (25.00%) VCDX
10 2 (16.67%) XenServer

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (16.67%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Graduate
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (33.33%) VCAP
3 3 (25.00%) VCDX
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) VCP5
5 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (8.33%) MCSA
5 1 (8.33%) NCDA
5 1 (8.33%) NCIE
5 1 (8.33%) MCTS
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (50.00%) XenApp
2 6 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 4 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (25.00%) Symantec
6 3 (25.00%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) IBM
8 1 (8.33%) Intel
8 1 (8.33%) PlateSpin
8 1 (8.33%) Veeam
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