The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 104 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.46% 1.07% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 4.64% 8.49% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
151 212 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.94% 12.56% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 129 178 141
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 5 £50,000 +21.95%
Banbury - 2 - -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) SAN
4 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (57.14%) Citrix
6 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (52.38%) XenApp
6 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
7 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
7 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
7 10 (47.62%) HP
7 10 (47.62%) SQL
8 9 (42.86%) Dell
8 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
10 7 (33.33%) MCTS
10 7 (33.33%) MCITP
10 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
10 7 (33.33%) EMC
10 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (33.33%) MCSE
11 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
11 6 (28.57%) Cisco
11 6 (28.57%) NetApp
11 6 (28.57%) Symantec
11 6 (28.57%) Project Management
11 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (28.57%) Veeam

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (14.29%) Lync
1 3 (14.29%) SAS
1 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) iSCSI
3 5 (23.81%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
6 2 (9.52%) NAS
6 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Field Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) EqualLogic
2 2 (9.52%) Online Games
3 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Time Management
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (33.33%) MCTS
2 7 (33.33%) MCITP
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 6 (28.57%) NCDA
3 6 (28.57%) NCIE
4 5 (23.81%) VCAP
5 3 (14.29%) CEH
6 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 1 (4.76%) CCA
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (52.38%) XenApp
2 11 (52.38%) XenDesktop
3 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (28.57%) XenServer
6 4 (19.05%) GPFS
7 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
7 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (14.29%) WSUS
4 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) Citrix
4 10 (47.62%) HP
5 9 (42.86%) Dell
6 7 (33.33%) EMC
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco
7 6 (28.57%) NetApp
7 6 (28.57%) Symantec
7 6 (28.57%) Veeam
8 5 (23.81%) PlateSpin
9 4 (19.05%) IBM
10 3 (14.29%) Fujitsu
10 3 (14.29%) Apple
11 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
Oxfordshire, South West
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire, South West
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago