The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 42 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 18 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.26% 1.56% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 21.69% 8.33% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 1
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
83 120 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.04% 18.66% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 80 118 17
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (66.67%) Citrix
4 15 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (54.17%) XenApp
5 13 (54.17%) XenDesktop
6 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (50.00%) Cisco
7 11 (45.83%) Windows
7 11 (45.83%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (45.83%) HP
7 11 (45.83%) MCITP
7 11 (45.83%) XenServer
7 11 (45.83%) CCEE
7 11 (45.83%) CCIA
8 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
8 10 (41.67%) Dell
9 8 (33.33%) NetApp
9 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (33.33%) VCAP
10 7 (29.17%) NetScaler
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (29.17%) CCEA
10 7 (29.17%) Firewall
11 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (25.00%) IBM
11 6 (25.00%) NCDA
12 5 (20.83%) NCIE
12 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) NetScaler
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.17%) NAS
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Consultant
2 12 (50.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Head of IT
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 2 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 2 (8.33%) Celerra
3 2 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) PLM
4 1 (4.17%) PDM
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
1 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (45.83%) MCITP
3 11 (45.83%) CCEE
3 11 (45.83%) CCIA
4 8 (33.33%) VCAP
5 7 (29.17%) CCEA
6 6 (25.00%) NCDA
7 5 (20.83%) NCIE
7 5 (20.83%) CCAA
8 4 (16.67%) VCDX
9 3 (12.50%) MCSE
9 3 (12.50%) CCA
9 3 (12.50%) MCTS
10 2 (8.33%) HP AIS
10 2 (8.33%) HP ASE
10 2 (8.33%) HP MASE
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) XenApp
2 13 (54.17%) XenDesktop
3 11 (45.83%) XenServer
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (8.33%) vCloud
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
1 1 (4.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Citrix
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
4 11 (45.83%) HP
5 10 (41.67%) Dell
6 8 (33.33%) NetApp
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
8 5 (20.83%) Veeam
9 4 (16.67%) EMC
10 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
11 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin
11 1 (4.17%) DataCore
11 1 (4.17%) FalconStor
11 1 (4.17%) Juniper
11 1 (4.17%) AppSense
11 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago