The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 64 40
Rank change year-on-year +34 -24  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.30% 0.48% 3.62%
As % of the System Software category 17.74% 6.12% 23.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 21
Median salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% +13.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £26,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £49,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  

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 Slough with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 62 49 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 18.62% 7.79% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 77
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

vSphere
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Slough

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Slough over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Slough region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
5 9 (52.94%) VMware ESX
5 9 (52.94%) High Availability
5 9 (52.94%) Puppet
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (47.06%) DevOps
7 6 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (35.29%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
7 6 (35.29%) WSUS
7 6 (35.29%) Demand Management
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 5 (29.41%) SLA
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) Java
8 5 (29.41%) Perl
8 5 (29.41%) Python
8 5 (29.41%) Ruby

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (29.41%) SaaS
3 5 (29.41%) SoftLayer
4 3 (17.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) VSAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Automation Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Operations Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Operations Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
5 1 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
5 1 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (29.41%) FlexPod
2 5 (29.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) High Availability
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
3 6 (35.29%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (35.29%) Demand Management
4 5 (29.41%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 5 (29.41%) Presales
5 4 (23.53%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) VCDX
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
2 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware ESX
3 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 5 (29.41%) Docker
4 5 (29.41%) vCloud
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (52.94%) Puppet
3 6 (35.29%) WSUS
4 5 (29.41%) Ansible
4 5 (29.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Nimsoft
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp