The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 Derby region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 39 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 17 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.30% 1.23% 1.44%
As % of the System Software category 42.50% 13.04% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 12.46% 9.43% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 48
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £25,250 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Derbyshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

vSphere
Salary Trend in Derby

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Derby

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Derby region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Derby

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 26 (100.00%) VMware
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (96.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 22 (84.62%) Citrix
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (61.54%) MCITP
5 15 (57.69%) HP
6 14 (53.85%) Cisco
6 14 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (53.85%) NetApp
6 14 (53.85%) XenApp
6 14 (53.85%) XenServer
6 14 (53.85%) XenDesktop
6 14 (53.85%) VCAP
6 14 (53.85%) CCEE
6 14 (53.85%) CCIA
7 12 (46.15%) NCDA
7 12 (46.15%) Windows
8 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (42.31%) NCIE
9 10 (38.46%) NetScaler
9 10 (38.46%) IBM
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (34.62%) Dell
10 9 (34.62%) CCEA
11 8 (30.77%) EMC
11 8 (30.77%) VCDX
11 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
11 8 (30.77%) FlexPod
12 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (19.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Consultant
2 14 (53.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Consultant
4 6 (23.08%) FlexPod Consultant
5 5 (19.23%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) VMware Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) FlexPod
2 5 (19.23%) EqualLogic
3 3 (11.54%) CLARiiON
3 3 (11.54%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (61.54%) MCITP
3 14 (53.85%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (53.85%) VCAP
3 14 (53.85%) CCEE
3 14 (53.85%) CCIA
4 12 (46.15%) NCDA
5 11 (42.31%) NCIE
6 9 (34.62%) CCEA
7 8 (30.77%) VCDX
8 7 (26.92%) CCAA
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
10 5 (19.23%) VTSP
10 5 (19.23%) CCA
11 4 (15.38%) MCTS
11 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (11.54%) CCNA
12 3 (11.54%) HP AIS
12 3 (11.54%) HP ASE
System Software
1 26 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (53.85%) XenApp
2 14 (53.85%) XenServer
2 14 (53.85%) XenDesktop
3 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (23.08%) vCloud
5 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) Citrix
3 15 (57.69%) HP
4 14 (53.85%) Cisco
4 14 (53.85%) NetApp
5 10 (38.46%) IBM
6 9 (34.62%) Dell
7 8 (30.77%) EMC
8 7 (26.92%) Veeam
9 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.85%) Juniper
9 1 (3.85%) PlateSpin
9 1 (3.85%) AppSense
9 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.85%) DataCore
9 1 (3.85%) FalconStor