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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 91 114
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.43% 1.37% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 16.00% 13.82% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 9
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,050 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,250 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
125 152 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.94% 9.92% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 101 131 161
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 -7 12 £73,750 +63.88% 2
Bicester - 1 £55,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (84.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (32.00%) Cisco
5 8 (32.00%) HP
5 8 (32.00%) CentOS
6 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (28.00%) NetApp
7 6 (24.00%) SAN
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) IBM
7 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (24.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.00%) Apache
9 4 (16.00%) Solaris
9 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
9 4 (16.00%) vCloud
9 4 (16.00%) OpenLDAP
9 4 (16.00%) Zenoss
9 4 (16.00%) NAS
10 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (12.00%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) Apache
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.00%) OpenLDAP
3 4 (16.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) SSL
6 1 (4.00%) Firewall
6 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.00%) WPA
6 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Data Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Data Centre Architect
3 5 (20.00%) IT Support
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Head of IT
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) CentOS
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 3 (12.00%) UNIX
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Time Management
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) People Management
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Line Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) Security Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) Java
1 3 (12.00%) Perl
1 3 (12.00%) Python
1 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) vCloud
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenServer
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
5 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 8 (32.00%) HP
3 7 (28.00%) NetApp
4 6 (24.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 1 (4.00%) CommVault
8 1 (4.00%) Sophos
8 1 (4.00%) Google
8 1 (4.00%) Veeam
8 1 (4.00%) SAP
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago