Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 150 63
Rank change year-on-year +55 -87 +40
Permanent jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 46 38 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.26% 1.26% 4.06%
As % of the System Software category 12.14% 12.38% 28.09%
Number of salaries quoted 45 33 87
Oxfordshire median annual salary £37,400 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +30.77% -23.53%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £43,250 £72,500 £64,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -

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 379 307 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.63% 10.21% 14.45%
Number of salaries quoted 328 275 343
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +9.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £73,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 +35 25 £35,000 -12.50%
Banbury +10 8 £37,400 +36.00%
Abingdon +18 7 £37,500 +8.70% 1
VMware Infrastructure
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 42 (91.30%) Active Directory
3 37 (80.43%) Windows
4 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
5 28 (60.87%) SCCM
6 26 (56.52%) Citrix
7 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 22 (47.83%) Hyper-V
9 20 (43.48%) Office 365
10 16 (34.78%) DHCP
10 16 (34.78%) DNS
10 16 (34.78%) Cisco
11 13 (28.26%) HP
11 13 (28.26%) Dell
11 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 13 (28.26%) Server Management
12 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
13 11 (23.91%) LAN
13 11 (23.91%) WAN
13 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
14 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
14 10 (21.74%) Linux
14 10 (21.74%) Migration
15 9 (19.57%) ITIL
15 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (19.57%) Veeam
15 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
16 8 (17.39%) XenApp
16 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (43.48%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DHCP
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) LAN
2 11 (23.91%) WAN
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) VoIP
5 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.70%) VPN
5 4 (8.70%) Wireless
6 3 (6.52%) SAN
7 2 (4.35%) Skype
8 1 (2.17%) ADSL
8 1 (2.17%) BGP
8 1 (2.17%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.17%) MPLS
8 1 (2.17%) OSPF
8 1 (2.17%) SNMP
8 1 (2.17%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (17.39%) Banking
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (19.57%) Project Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Technician
2 8 (17.39%) IT Technician
3 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (15.22%) IT Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 4 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (80.43%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (26.09%) Windows XP
4 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.74%) Linux
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 10
5 10 (21.74%) Windows 8
6 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.70%) Android
8 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
8 4 (8.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.35%) CentOS
9 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 13 (28.26%) Server Management
2 10 (21.74%) Migration
3 9 (19.57%) ITIL
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.22%) Network Management
6 6 (13.04%) Email Migration
6 6 (13.04%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) Data Security
7 1 (2.17%) DevOps
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) DNA
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.17%) Presales
7 1 (2.17%) Storage Management
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) DBS Check
3 4 (8.70%) MCP
4 3 (6.52%) CCNA
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 42 (91.30%) Active Directory
2 22 (47.83%) Hyper-V
3 8 (17.39%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Docker
5 1 (2.17%) vCloud
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (60.87%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) Puppet
3 6 (13.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 6 (13.04%) vCenter Server
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.17%) cPanel
5 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 26 (56.52%) Citrix
4 16 (34.78%) Cisco
5 13 (28.26%) Dell
5 13 (28.26%) HP
6 9 (19.57%) Veeam
7 6 (13.04%) Sophos
8 3 (6.52%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (2.17%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
9 1 (2.17%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.17%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Synology