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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 43 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 0.33% 0.75% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 6.82% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.72% -2.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
23 44 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newbury 7.67% 11.00% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 51
Average salary £44,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) HP
4 7 (63.64%) NAS
5 6 (54.55%) Veeam
5 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
5 6 (54.55%) Firewall
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) Lync
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
7 4 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
7 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
7 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
7 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
7 4 (36.36%) ARCserve
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) Dell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (45.45%) Lync
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (36.36%) iSCSI
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) EqualLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) VCP5
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) RHCE
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 2 (18.18%) XenServer
4 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 1 (9.09%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Backup Exec
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Veeam
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) 3PAR
4 4 (36.36%) CheckPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) Brocade
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (9.09%) Kaseya