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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 98 111 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.34% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 12.82% 3.53% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Median salary £32,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-45.83% +20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
156 170 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.49% 10.78% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 126 144 147
Median salary £41,500 £39,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.41% +32.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 - 11 £32,500 - 1
Banbury - 6 £23,750 -
Oxford +10 3 £41,500 +3.75%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
5 17 (58.62%) NetApp
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
6 15 (51.72%) CommVault
7 14 (48.28%) MS Office
7 14 (48.28%) Windows 10
7 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
7 14 (48.28%) Windows 8
8 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (41.38%) MCSE
9 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (37.93%) SAN
10 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
11 10 (34.48%) Perl
11 10 (34.48%) Degree
11 10 (34.48%) WSUS
11 10 (34.48%) SCCM
11 10 (34.48%) Asset Management
11 10 (34.48%) Server Building
11 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
11 10 (34.48%) Patch Management
11 10 (34.48%) Simpana
12 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008

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 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) Network Security
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 2 (6.90%) VoIP
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (17.24%) MySQL
4 5 (17.24%) OLAP
4 5 (17.24%) OLTP
4 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
4 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 10 (34.48%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
1 10 (34.48%) Windows Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
3 5 (17.24%) DBA
3 5 (17.24%) SQL DBA
4 4 (13.79%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Server Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Licensing
2 4 (13.79%) EMC VNX
2 4 (13.79%) iPad
2 4 (13.79%) iPhone
3 2 (6.90%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
1 24 (82.76%) Windows Server
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 10
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 14 (48.28%) Windows 8
4 6 (20.69%) Apple iOS
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Asset Management
1 10 (34.48%) Patch Management
1 10 (34.48%) Server Building
1 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.24%) Change Control
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (17.24%) Software Licensing
5 4 (13.79%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (10.34%) Presales
7 2 (6.90%) CRM
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design
7 2 (6.90%) Server Patching
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.45%) Change Management
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) PowerShell
2 10 (34.48%) Perl
3 7 (24.14%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) MCSE
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) VCAP
4 1 (3.45%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (17.24%) VMware ESX
4 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
5 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) SCCM
1 10 (34.48%) Simpana
1 10 (34.48%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) NetApp
4 15 (51.72%) CommVault
5 8 (27.59%) IBM
5 8 (27.59%) Sophos
6 6 (20.69%) EMC
7 5 (17.24%) Atlassian
7 5 (17.24%) Cognos
7 5 (17.24%) HP
7 5 (17.24%) RedGate
7 5 (17.24%) SolarWinds
7 5 (17.24%) Tableau
8 4 (13.79%) Veeam
9 2 (6.90%) Apple
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco
10 1 (3.45%) Citrix
10 1 (3.45%) F5
10 1 (3.45%) Juniper
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago