The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 25 38 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.37% 3.29% 5.32%
As % of the System Software category 18.66% 27.34% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 32 54
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £44,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -21.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
East of England

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

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
134 139 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.71% 12.05% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102 116 134
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -14.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -1 18 £55,000 +109.52%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 43 (97.73%) VMware
2 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 42 (95.45%) Active Directory
3 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
4 33 (75.00%) Citrix
5 32 (72.73%) VMware ESX
5 32 (72.73%) MS Exchange
6 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (70.45%) XenApp
7 30 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (65.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 27 (61.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (59.09%) MCSE
11 26 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
11 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (56.82%) ITIL
13 24 (54.55%) MCSA
13 24 (54.55%) Intel
13 24 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (50.00%) VCP5
14 22 (50.00%) MCP
14 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
15 21 (47.73%) Server Building
16 11 (25.00%) Network Security
16 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
16 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 32 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 30 (68.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Project
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) Network Security
2 10 (22.73%) SAN
3 8 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
7 2 (4.55%) SMTP
7 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.55%) VLAN
7 2 (4.55%) Internet
7 2 (4.55%) MPLS
8 1 (2.27%) DNS
8 1 (2.27%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (79.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Consultant
2 12 (27.27%) Team Leader
3 10 (22.73%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Server Support
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Server Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Server Support Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Server Support Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
7 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) J2EE
3 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (13.64%) Replication
3 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.27%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (68.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX
6 2 (4.55%) Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 25 (56.82%) ITIL
3 21 (47.73%) Server Building
4 11 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 6 (13.64%) People Management
7 2 (4.55%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.55%) Time Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.27%) Change Management
8 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (59.09%) MCSE
2 26 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (54.55%) MCSA
4 22 (50.00%) MCP
4 22 (50.00%) VCP5
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) CCNP
7 2 (4.55%) VCP4
7 2 (4.55%) MCTS
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (2.27%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) CCA
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (95.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (72.73%) VMware ESX
3 31 (70.45%) XenApp
4 29 (65.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.55%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) VMware
2 42 (95.45%) Microsoft
3 33 (75.00%) Citrix
4 24 (54.55%) Intel
5 9 (20.45%) Oracle
6 8 (18.18%) CommVault
6 8 (18.18%) FalconStor
7 7 (15.91%) Cisco
8 3 (6.82%) HP
9 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.27%) EMC
10 1 (2.27%) CA
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