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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 17 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.22% 1.47% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 35.42% 10.17% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
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
48 59 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.91% 14.50% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42 52 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
6 10 (47.62%) SQL
6 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (42.86%) Citrix
8 8 (38.10%) Symantec
8 8 (38.10%) Firewall
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
8 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
8 8 (38.10%) SCCM
9 7 (33.33%) SCOM
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
9 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
9 7 (33.33%) XenApp
9 7 (33.33%) SMTP
9 7 (33.33%) DHCP
9 7 (33.33%) Apache
9 7 (33.33%) DNS
9 7 (33.33%) MySQL
9 7 (33.33%) SAN
9 7 (33.33%) NetApp
10 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Apache
3 6 (28.57%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) Firewall
1 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
2 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) SMTP
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Support
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) LAMP
2 2 (9.52%) COM
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) SIEM
3 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) RUP
4 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) System Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 4 (19.05%) VBScript
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (28.57%) MCITP
1 6 (28.57%) MCSA
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCIE
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (14.29%) Postfix
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 7 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 7 (33.33%) SCOM
3 6 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (19.05%) WSUS
5 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
6 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Citrix
4 8 (38.10%) Symantec
5 7 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (28.57%) Sophos
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Palo Alto
9 2 (9.52%) Remedy
9 2 (9.52%) Sybase
10 1 (4.76%) AppSense
10 1 (4.76%) EMC
10 1 (4.76%) F5
10 1 (4.76%) HP
10 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
Cheltenham
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