The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 51 53
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury - 1.43% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category - 14.89% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 2
Average salary - £44,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.62%
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 Newbury region.

System Software Category
Newbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 11.41% 9.63% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 40 45
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

vSphere
Salary Trend in Newbury

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Newbury

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) NAS
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Veeam
4 5 (50.00%) Lync
5 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
5 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
5 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
5 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (40.00%) ARCserve
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) NAS
3 4 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (20.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) ARCserve
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Veeam
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) 3PAR
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) Brocade
6 1 (10.00%) Kaseya