Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 68 89
Rank change year-on-year -73 +21 -12
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 36 108 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.18% 4.10% 3.17%
As % of the System Software category 10.03% 29.75% 29.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 75 89
Oxfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% -3.41% +33.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,800
90th Percentile £43,750 £70,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,375
% change year-on-year -5.88% -4.23% +4.41%

VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 359 363 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.78% 13.77% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 283 313 294
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,600 £23,000 £20,825
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VMware Infrastructure
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing VMware Infrastructure as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for VMware Infrastructure in Oxfordshire

VMware Infrastructure
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
Oxford -38 10 £42,500 -4.49% 2
Witney - 8 £30,000 -
Abingdon -29 2 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Eynsham - 1 £35,000 -
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 16 (44.44%) Windows
5 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 13 (36.11%) HP
8 13 (36.11%) DNS
8 13 (36.11%) VLAN
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
9 12 (33.33%) DHCP
9 12 (33.33%) VPN
10 11 (30.56%) Office 365
11 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
11 10 (27.78%) Linux
11 10 (27.78%) SQL
11 10 (27.78%) Firewall
11 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
11 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (25.00%) Network Security
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (25.00%) WAN
12 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (25.00%) Citrix
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
13 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
13 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007

VMware Infrastructure
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) DNS
1 13 (36.11%) VLAN
2 12 (33.33%) DHCP
2 12 (33.33%) VPN
3 10 (27.78%) Firewall
3 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 9 (25.00%) Network Security
4 9 (25.00%) WAN
5 7 (19.44%) LAN
5 7 (19.44%) SAN
5 7 (19.44%) VoIP
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (8.33%) IPv4
7 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.78%) BGP
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) IPsec
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) TestLink
1 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Administrator
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Clustering
2 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.78%) PACS
4 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.78%) Debian
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Network Load Balancing
1 7 (19.44%) Patch Management
2 6 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.89%) Information Security
3 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Network Design
4 4 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
6 2 (5.56%) SIEM
6 2 (5.56%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Change Control
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) Network Management
7 1 (2.78%) Open Source
7 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 6 (16.67%) VB
4 5 (13.89%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) C++
7 1 (2.78%) Ruby
7 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) CCIE
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) DICOM
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 20 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (8.33%) vCloud
4 3 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) vCenter Server
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (8.33%) Cacti
3 3 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 13 (36.11%) HP
5 9 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
6 3 (8.33%) Acronis
6 3 (8.33%) Apple
6 3 (8.33%) Aruba
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
6 3 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) NetApp
7 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.78%) Riverbed