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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 62 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.07% 1.77% -
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 10.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
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
70 82 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.72% 16.14% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 58 68 34
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cardiff

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SAN
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Linux
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) CCNP
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) WAN
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Symmetrix
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Line Management
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCITP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) ProxySG
5 2 (15.38%) XenApp
5 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) DFS Replication
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
5 4 (30.77%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Mitel
6 3 (23.08%) Blue Coat
6 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
6 3 (23.08%) Juniper
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) IBM
8 1 (7.69%) Avaya
8 1 (7.69%) Dell
8 1 (7.69%) EMC
8 1 (7.69%) NetApp
8 1 (7.69%) Verint
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Linc Cymru
Salary: Good employment conditions
Posted: 6 days ago