The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 120 118
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.33% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 2.40% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,650 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,550 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
152 167 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.67% 9.71% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 129 123 121
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cheshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -2 2 £32,500 +44.44%
Runcorn - 2 £37,500 -
vSphere
North West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) XenApp
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 2 (25.00%) Law
6 2 (25.00%) Replication
6 2 (25.00%) Ruby
6 2 (25.00%) VLAN
6 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) XenServer
6 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
1 2 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Ruby
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Sage
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
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