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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 82 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.50% 0.26% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 5.06% 1.87% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Median salary £44,250 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
79 107 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.89% 14.15% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66 94 64
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £46,423
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -11.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Oxford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VCAP
1 1 (16.67%) VCDX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper