Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 165 167
Rank change year-on-year +18 +2 +31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.51% 0.14% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 3.64% 1.27% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,050 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.36% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £40,825 £51,700 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,075 £65,500 £49,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +17.65%

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 385 314 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.03% 11.20% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 273 275 255
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,800 £21,700 £20,000
90th Percentile £61,850 £60,000 £52,200
South East median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram 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 20 August 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 +16 14 £52,050 -5.36% 4
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 10 (71.43%) Change Management
1 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (42.86%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Dell
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) IBM
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
5 5 (35.71%) vCenter Server
6 4 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (28.57%) PuTTY
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
6 4 (28.57%) SSL
6 4 (28.57%) LDAP
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
6 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management

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 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 4 (28.57%) PuTTY
2 4 (28.57%) SSL
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 4 (28.57%) Wireshark
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) FTP
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) CMDB
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (14.29%) FlexPod
3 2 (14.29%) IBM XIV
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 4 (28.57%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 4 (28.57%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 3 (21.43%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Storage Management
5 2 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) CCAA
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) VCP5
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) VCP6
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (28.57%) XenApp
3 4 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 3 (21.43%) Firmware
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) vCenter Server
2 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
3 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
4 2 (14.29%) SnapMirror
4 2 (14.29%) SnapVault
4 2 (14.29%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Dell
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) Huawei
6 2 (14.29%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) Isilon
6 2 (14.29%) Sun
7 1 (7.14%) Unisys