The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 29 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 5.26% 4.00% 4.40%
As % of the System Software category 25.64% 33.33% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 22
Median salary £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £43,400
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
78 75 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 20.53% 12.00% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 81
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £50,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of job ads across the Slough region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Slough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
3 20 (48.78%) Windows
3 20 (48.78%) DNS
4 18 (43.90%) Python
4 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
5 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (39.02%) Puppet
6 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
7 15 (36.59%) Perl
8 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
9 13 (31.71%) DevOps
9 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
9 13 (31.71%) Linux
10 12 (29.27%) Cisco
10 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
10 12 (29.27%) vCloud
10 12 (29.27%) FlexPod
10 12 (29.27%) Docker
10 12 (29.27%) Hybrid Cloud
10 12 (29.27%) Converged Infrastructure
11 11 (26.83%) Ansible
11 11 (26.83%) IBM Cloud
11 11 (26.83%) SoftLayer
11 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
11 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (26.83%) Demand Management
11 11 (26.83%) Nimsoft

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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 10 (24.39%) OpenStack
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (21.95%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.83%) IBM Cloud
2 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (26.83%) SoftLayer
3 4 (9.76%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) Firewall
3 7 (17.07%) SAN
4 6 (14.63%) DHCP
5 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
6 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
6 3 (7.32%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (7.32%) Wireless
7 1 (2.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (2.44%) Electronics
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
1 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 9 (21.95%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Server Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Automation Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) VMWare Administrator
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Data Centre Team Leader
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps Architect
6 4 (9.76%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) FlexPod
1 12 (29.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 10 (24.39%) VCE vBlock
3 6 (14.63%) Clustering
4 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server
2 14 (34.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) DevOps
2 12 (29.27%) Converged Infrastructure
3 11 (26.83%) Demand Management
4 6 (14.63%) Presales
4 6 (14.63%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (14.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.76%) High Availability
6 4 (9.76%) Incident Management
7 3 (7.32%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
8 1 (2.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
1 18 (43.90%) Python
2 15 (36.59%) Perl
3 11 (26.83%) Ruby
4 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) VCDX
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) RHCE
3 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
3 1 (2.44%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (29.27%) PCI DSS
2 7 (17.07%) SLA
3 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
4 12 (29.27%) Docker
4 12 (29.27%) vCloud
5 10 (24.39%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.32%) Firmware
6 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (7.32%) XenApp
6 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (39.02%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Ansible
3 10 (24.39%) WSUS
4 9 (21.95%) HP Data Protector
4 9 (21.95%) SCCM
4 9 (21.95%) Tivoli
5 6 (14.63%) Backup Exec
5 6 (14.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (7.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) Cisco
3 11 (26.83%) Nimsoft
4 9 (21.95%) HP
4 9 (21.95%) IBM
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 6 (14.63%) Symantec
7 4 (9.76%) NetApp
8 3 (7.32%) Citrix
8 3 (7.32%) Veeam
8 3 (7.32%) Veritas
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.44%) SAP
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Remote Working + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago