The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 120 107
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.31% 0.26% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 9.18% 2.08% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 12
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -45.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,200 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £44,800 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 207 192 178
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 14.30% 12.64% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 185 176 149
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Oxfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Oxfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +36 7 £32,500 - 1
Witney - 4 £35,000 -
Oxford -8 2 £45,000 +32.35% 2
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 28 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
1 28 (96.55%) Windows Server
2 21 (72.41%) SAN
3 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) HP
5 17 (58.62%) Veeam
5 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (51.72%) Replication
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
7 14 (48.28%) EMC
7 14 (48.28%) MCSE
7 14 (48.28%) Terminal Services
7 14 (48.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (48.28%) Server Patching
7 14 (48.28%) EMC VNX
8 10 (34.48%) Presales
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
9 7 (24.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (24.14%) Clustering
9 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
9 7 (24.14%) DHCP
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
10 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange

vSphere
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 17 (58.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) SAS
4 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) SAN
2 7 (24.14%) DHCP
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) iSCSI
4 3 (10.34%) LAN
4 3 (10.34%) Skype
4 3 (10.34%) VoIP
4 3 (10.34%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 18 (62.07%) Support Engineer
2 16 (55.17%) Infrastructure Support
2 16 (55.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Cloud Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Support
4 4 (13.79%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Replication
2 14 (48.28%) EMC VNX
3 7 (24.14%) Clustering
3 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (24.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
1 28 (96.55%) Windows Server
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Server Patching
2 10 (34.48%) Presales
3 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Web Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) MCSE
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (96.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) Terminal Services
3 7 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
5 4 (13.79%) XenApp
5 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.34%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) Backup Exec
2 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (13.79%) WSUS
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM
3 3 (10.34%) SmoothWall
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.45%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 28 (96.55%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) HP
3 17 (58.62%) Veeam
4 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
5 14 (48.28%) EMC
6 5 (17.24%) Dell
7 4 (13.79%) Apple
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix
7 4 (13.79%) Sophos
7 4 (13.79%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.45%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago