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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 124 111 123
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.54% 0.38% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.46% 2.94% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Median salary £47,000 £38,861 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.94% -22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £37,250 £41,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
South East

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
202 204 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.23% 12.77% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 175 184 137
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
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 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 6 - -
Oxford -2 3 £47,000 +25.33%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) NetApp
5 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (54.55%) CommVault
5 6 (54.55%) MCSE
5 6 (54.55%) MS Office
5 6 (54.55%) Perl
5 6 (54.55%) WSUS
5 6 (54.55%) SCCM
5 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
5 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
5 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
5 6 (54.55%) Server Building
5 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
5 6 (54.55%) Simpana
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) Sophos
7 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL

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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 10
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
1 6 (54.55%) Patch Management
1 6 (54.55%) Server Building
1 6 (54.55%) Software Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Perl
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) MCSE
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
1 6 (54.55%) Simpana
1 6 (54.55%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) CommVault
5 3 (27.27%) Sophos
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) Apple
7 1 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec