The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 52 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -25
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.66% 0.62% 3.85%
As % of the System Software category 3.70% 5.71% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 6
Average salary - £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
Derbyshire

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

System Software Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
54 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 17.70% 10.80% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 31 20
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat