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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 36 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.04% 0.58% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 8.70% 7.14% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £32,500 £22,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -47.05%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.98% 8.09% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 11
Median salary £32,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,100 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,700 £43,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Chester

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Chester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Law
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Sage
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) BCP
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sage
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam