The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.84% 1.75% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 21.21% 13.41% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 14
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,400 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
vSphere
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
33 82 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.97% 13.02% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 90
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,050 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) XenApp
4 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (40.00%) SAN
7 6 (40.00%) NetApp
8 5 (33.33%) MCSE
8 5 (33.33%) MCSA
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) ITIL
9 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) Project Management
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (20.00%) MCITP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) NAS
3 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) IPv4
4 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) Server Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Data ONTAP
4 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
2 5 (33.33%) MCSA
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 3 (20.00%) CCA
5 2 (13.33%) NCDA
5 2 (13.33%) NCIE
6 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (6.67%) CCNP
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) CCDP
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) XenApp
2 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 2 (13.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.67%) vCloud
6 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco
6 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 3 (20.00%) Sophos
6 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
7 2 (13.33%) HP
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) SAP
7 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (6.67%) EMC
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago