Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 162 168
Rank change year-on-year +16 +6 +23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.40% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 2.83% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,050 £60,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.25% +71.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £48,558 £26,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £53,075 £63,500 £46,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% +13.95%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 340 353 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.61% 12.27% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 277 313 258
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +15.65% -2.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +2.50%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Buckinghamshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Buckinghamshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +20 10 £52,050 -13.25%
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 9 (90.00%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Dell
3 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) Time Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) CMDB
5 3 (30.00%) Huawei
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (30.00%) SAN
5 3 (30.00%) NetApp
5 3 (30.00%) Firmware
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) LDAP
5 3 (30.00%) VPN
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) IBM
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
5 3 (30.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (30.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
1 3 (30.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) CMDB
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (30.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) CCAA
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VCP6
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Firmware
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (30.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) EdgeSight
1 3 (30.00%) HP SIM
1 3 (30.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Huawei
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Unisys