The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 68 97 81
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.15% 0.11% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 1.10% 1.04% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £55,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
vSphere
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

System Software Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 96 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.83% 10.61% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 86 87 67
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +36.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of job ads across the Oxford region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Oxford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Design
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Network Design
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) VCAP
1 1 (25.00%) VCDX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper