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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 54 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.11% 0.38% -
As % of the System Software category 8.62% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
58 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 12.86% 4.55% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 53 11 12
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Websense
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Law
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) NAS
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (28.57%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Straight-Through Processing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCTS
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) CCA
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Websense
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) F5
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) McAfee
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago