The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 53 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.98% 1.21% -
As % of the System Software category 8.45% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £32,250 £35,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
South Wales

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

System Software Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.54% 10.89% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 64 44 29
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,900 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £57,700 £51,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cardiff

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (66.67%) VMware
1 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) Welsh Language
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
1 3 (33.33%) Welsh Language
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Symmetrix
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) Line Management
1 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) ProxySG
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Mitel
3 3 (33.33%) Blue Coat
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Verint
Cardiff
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