The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 96 134 112
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -22
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.81% 0.18% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 5.32% 1.68% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 11
Median salary £32,500 £46,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.34% +53.33%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

System Software Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 179 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.15% 10.61% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 166 144 119
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £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 Oxfordshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 7 £32,500 - 1
Oxford +25 1 - -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
3 20 (66.67%) SAN
4 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 17 (56.67%) EMC
5 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
6 16 (53.33%) HP
6 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (50.00%) EMC VNX
8 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
10 12 (40.00%) MCSE
10 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (40.00%) Veeam
11 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (33.33%) Server Patching
12 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (33.33%) Terminal Services
12 10 (33.33%) NetApp
12 10 (33.33%) Replication
13 9 (30.00%) IBM
14 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 8 (26.67%) Presales
15 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
16 6 (20.00%) MS Office
16 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
16 6 (20.00%) Windows 10

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) OLAP
3 3 (10.00%) OLTP
3 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 10 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) IT Support
3 4 (13.33%) Server Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server Support
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Flash
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) EMC VNX
2 10 (33.33%) Replication
3 5 (16.67%) Clustering
3 5 (16.67%) HP Storage
4 4 (13.33%) iPad
4 4 (13.33%) iPhone
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
1 23 (76.67%) Windows Server
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 8 (26.67%) Presales
3 5 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (10.00%) Change Control
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (10.00%) Software Licensing
6 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Network Design
6 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.67%) Server Building
6 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.33%) High Availability
7 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) MCSE
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) VCAP
4 1 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (13.33%) Terminal Server
6 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (3.33%) KVM
7 1 (3.33%) XenApp
7 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
1 2 (6.67%) Simpana
1 2 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) EMC
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 16 (53.33%) HP
4 12 (40.00%) Veeam
5 10 (33.33%) NetApp
6 9 (30.00%) IBM
7 5 (16.67%) CommVault
8 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (10.00%) Cognos
8 3 (10.00%) RedGate
8 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.00%) Sophos
8 3 (10.00%) Tableau
9 2 (6.67%) Apple
10 1 (3.33%) Cisco
10 1 (3.33%) Citrix
10 1 (3.33%) F5
10 1 (3.33%) Juniper
Abingdon
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
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