The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 25 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.81% 1.98% -
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £51,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

System Software Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
10 5 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.06% 4.95% 19.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 18
Average salary £30,000 £51,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.46% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £47,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Basildon

vSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) Storage Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware