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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 96 91 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.63% 0.61% 1.28%
As % of the System Software category 7.26% 5.56% 9.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £48,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
124 126 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.64% 10.96% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 94 81 117
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,300 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) iPad
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) vMotion
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) Back Office
5 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Firewall
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) Google
6 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Wintel Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Deskside Support
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (16.67%) Google