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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 107 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.21% 0.77% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 2.44% 8.40% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 6
Average salary £29,000 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.51% -11.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,630 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
123 119 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.70% 9.22% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 90 83 123
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
8 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
9 10 (41.67%) Intel
9 10 (41.67%) Citrix
9 10 (41.67%) XenApp
10 9 (37.50%) SAN
11 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (29.17%) Symantec
13 5 (20.83%) Xen
13 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (20.83%) SQL
13 5 (20.83%) MCSE
13 5 (20.83%) MCSA
13 5 (20.83%) SLA
13 5 (20.83%) ITIL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (54.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) iSCSI
3 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (8.33%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) SSL
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) SMS
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Consultant
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Deskside Support
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Genesys Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Genesys Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
1 5 (20.83%) People Management
2 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.17%) WFM
3 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) MCSE
1 5 (20.83%) MCSA
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (20.83%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
3 10 (41.67%) XenApp
4 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 5 (20.83%) Xen
6 3 (12.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Intel
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) Symantec
5 4 (16.67%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) Genesys
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum plus car allowance + commission + bens
Posted: 4 days ago