The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.29% - -
As % of the System Software category 8.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.48% 4.47% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 12 14
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cheltenham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Law
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) MCP
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) DHCP
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) DNS
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) SAN
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Internet

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (33.33%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCTS
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) McAfee
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) F5