The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 39 49 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 24 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 3.95% 2.03% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 28.57% 12.66% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 2
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% +3.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 79 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 13.84% 16.06% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 76 47
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

vSphere
Salary Trend in Slough

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Slough

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Slough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 32 (86.49%) VMware
2 29 (78.38%) ITIL
3 28 (75.68%) Windows
4 26 (70.27%) Cisco
5 22 (59.46%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (59.46%) Data Centre
6 21 (56.76%) Firewall
6 21 (56.76%) NetApp
6 21 (56.76%) SLA
6 21 (56.76%) Linux
7 20 (54.05%) Data ONTAP
7 20 (54.05%) FlexPod
7 20 (54.05%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (51.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (48.65%) SAN
10 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (43.24%) Risk Analysis
12 15 (40.54%) Problem Management
12 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
12 15 (40.54%) Coaching
12 15 (40.54%) Enterprise Cloud
13 14 (37.84%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (37.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (37.84%) IBM
14 11 (29.73%) CA
14 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
14 11 (29.73%) Capacity Management
14 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
14 11 (29.73%) FCoE
14 11 (29.73%) e-Health

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) Cisco Nexus
2 21 (56.76%) Firewall
3 20 (54.05%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (48.65%) SAN
5 14 (37.84%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (29.73%) FCoE
6 11 (29.73%) Ethernet
7 5 (13.51%) LAN
7 5 (13.51%) WAN
7 5 (13.51%) DNS
8 4 (10.81%) DHCP
8 4 (10.81%) FTP
9 3 (8.11%) SNMP
9 3 (8.11%) VPN
9 3 (8.11%) VLAN
9 3 (8.11%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (2.70%) Network Security
10 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Support Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (29.73%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Network Support
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) FlexPod Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Graduate
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (59.46%) Data Centre
2 20 (54.05%) FlexPod
3 15 (40.54%) Enterprise Cloud
4 11 (29.73%) e-Health
5 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.70%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) Linux
3 20 (54.05%) Data ONTAP
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (43.24%) Risk Analysis
4 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
4 15 (40.54%) Coaching
4 15 (40.54%) Problem Management
5 11 (29.73%) Capacity Management
6 9 (24.32%) Service Management
6 9 (24.32%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.81%) NCDA
5 3 (8.11%) CCNP
5 3 (8.11%) CCNA
6 2 (5.41%) MCSE
6 2 (5.41%) MCSA
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (56.76%) SLA
2 11 (29.73%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (29.73%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Samba
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
4 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) VMware
2 26 (70.27%) Cisco
3 21 (56.76%) NetApp
4 14 (37.84%) IBM
5 11 (29.73%) CA
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.22%) HP
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) Brocade
8 3 (8.11%) ProCurve
8 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.41%) Progress
9 2 (5.41%) Veritas
9 2 (5.41%) Symantec
10 1 (2.70%) Dell
10 1 (2.70%) EMC
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Excellence Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago