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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 47 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 1.63% 0.66% -
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 5.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £31,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
28 53 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 6.53% 11.57% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 23
Average salary £31,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 September 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
5 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) XenServer
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
7 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
7 3 (27.27%) KVM
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (18.18%) CCNP
8 2 (18.18%) HP
8 2 (18.18%) Dell
8 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Juniper
8 2 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (18.18%) NetApp
8 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 2 (18.18%) ARCserve

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 2 (18.18%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) NCDA
1 2 (18.18%) NCIE
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 6 (54.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 4 (36.36%) XenServer
6 3 (27.27%) KVM
7 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) ARCserve
1 2 (18.18%) Backup Exec
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) Veeam
4 2 (18.18%) Kaseya