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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 85 71 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 20 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.62% 1.97% 4.04%
As % of the System Software category 6.74% 16.26% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 45
Average salary £45,000 £46,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% -11.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
89 123 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.18% 12.09% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 110 148
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 18 December 2014. 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 +3 2 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Luton -2 2 £45,000 -10.00%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) SAN
4 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (60.00%) MCSE
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (56.00%) DHCP
5 14 (56.00%) DNS
5 14 (56.00%) Citrix
5 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (44.00%) VPN
7 11 (44.00%) Symantec
8 10 (40.00%) McAfee
8 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
8 10 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (40.00%) Clearswift
8 10 (40.00%) Firewall
8 10 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (40.00%) Lotus
8 10 (40.00%) LAN
8 10 (40.00%) WAN
8 10 (40.00%) VMS
8 10 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
8 10 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 10 (40.00%) SecurID
8 10 (40.00%) Backup Exec
8 10 (40.00%) Android

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
1 10 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) SAN
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 14 (56.00%) DHCP
3 11 (44.00%) VPN
4 10 (40.00%) LAN
4 10 (40.00%) WAN
4 10 (40.00%) Firewall
4 10 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) DMZ
6 2 (8.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Network Support
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Network Support Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Network Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (40.00%) SecurID
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) HACMP
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (40.00%) Android
4 10 (40.00%) VMS
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone 8
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Phone
5 6 (24.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.00%) AIX
7 1 (4.00%) HPUX
7 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (8.00%) Change Control
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) MCSE
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (48.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (40.00%) VCP5
4 4 (16.00%) MCP
4 4 (16.00%) MCSA
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (48.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 9 (36.00%) XenApp
4 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.00%) VMFS
7 1 (4.00%) PowerHA
7 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.00%) Xen
7 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 10 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.00%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Citrix
3 11 (44.00%) Symantec
4 10 (40.00%) McAfee
4 10 (40.00%) Clearswift
4 10 (40.00%) Lotus
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.00%) HP
7 5 (20.00%) Dell
7 5 (20.00%) NetApp
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Intel
9 3 (12.00%) Lumesse
10 2 (8.00%) IBM
11 1 (4.00%) Sun
11 1 (4.00%) CommVault
11 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
11 1 (4.00%) Wyse
Bedfordshire
Harris Global
Salary: £45,000 per annum £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Advancing People Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago