The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 56 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 21 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.22% 2.99% -
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 30.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 0
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
63 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.65% 9.70% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 58 26 6
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £63,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Bedfordshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Bedford

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bedford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (95.24%) Lotus Domino
2 20 (95.24%) MCSE
2 20 (95.24%) LAN
2 20 (95.24%) DHCP
2 20 (95.24%) VPN
2 20 (95.24%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (95.24%) SAN
2 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 20 (95.24%) Lotus
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 20 (95.24%) McAfee
3 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
3 19 (90.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 19 (90.48%) Symantec
3 19 (90.48%) VMS
3 19 (90.48%) Clearswift
3 19 (90.48%) Android
3 19 (90.48%) SecurID
3 19 (90.48%) McAfee ePO
3 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 19 (90.48%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (90.48%) Backup Exec
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Phone 8
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Phone

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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.

Application Platforms
1 20 (95.24%) Lotus Domino
2 19 (90.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) LAN
1 20 (95.24%) DHCP
1 20 (95.24%) VPN
1 20 (95.24%) DNS
1 20 (95.24%) SAN
1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
2 19 (90.48%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Network Engineer
1 19 (90.48%) PC Engineer
1 19 (90.48%) 3rd Line Support
1 19 (90.48%) Network Support
1 19 (90.48%) PC Support
2 12 (57.14%) PC Support Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Analyst
3 9 (42.86%) Support Analyst
4 8 (38.10%) Network Support Analyst
4 8 (38.10%) Network Analyst
4 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (33.33%) Server Analyst
5 7 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
5 7 (33.33%) Server Engineer
5 7 (33.33%) Server Support
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (90.48%) Blackberry
1 19 (90.48%) SecurID
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (95.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (90.48%) VMS
3 19 (90.48%) Android
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Phone 8
3 19 (90.48%) Windows Phone
4 11 (52.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) ITIL
1 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
1 1 (4.76%) Project Management
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) MCSE
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) HP AIS
2 1 (4.76%) HP ASE
2 1 (4.76%) NCDA
2 1 (4.76%) VCAP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 9 (42.86%) XenApp
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (90.48%) McAfee ePO
1 19 (90.48%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Citrix
2 20 (95.24%) Lotus
2 20 (95.24%) McAfee
3 19 (90.48%) Symantec
3 19 (90.48%) Clearswift
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
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