The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 43 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.87% 3.62% -
As % of the System Software category 6.45% 17.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £57,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
London

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

System Software Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 13.42% 20.36% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 28
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Croydon

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (50.00%) WSUS
4 3 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (50.00%) CCEE
4 3 (50.00%) CCAA
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) XenServer
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Veeam
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 3 (50.00%) Clustering
4 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 3 (50.00%) Lync
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Account Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (50.00%) IT Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Account Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Account Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) CCNA
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CCEE
2 3 (50.00%) CCAA
3 1 (16.67%) NCDA
3 1 (16.67%) NCIE
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenServer
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
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