The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 80 78
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.29% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 1.90% 3.70% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £38,750 £47,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.55% +25.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,000 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £47,400 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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

System Software Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 105 81 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 15.09% 10.96% 14.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 68 107
Median salary £55,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.24% -1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £54,600 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Oxford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Oxford

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Oxford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft