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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 49 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.93% 3.43% 1.86%
As % of the System Software category 23.08% 30.43% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 23 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 4.02% 11.27% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 43
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% -8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £23,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £82,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 30 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Derby

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (94.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (89.47%) Citrix
4 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 13 (68.42%) NCDA
5 12 (63.16%) NCIE
5 12 (63.16%) NetApp
5 12 (63.16%) VCAP
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (57.89%) Windows
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (52.63%) VCDX
8 9 (47.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (47.37%) HP
8 9 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
8 9 (47.37%) CCEE
8 9 (47.37%) FlexPod
9 8 (42.11%) CCIA
9 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (42.11%) XenApp
9 8 (42.11%) XenServer
9 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
9 8 (42.11%) MCITP
10 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (36.84%) SQL
10 7 (36.84%) IIS
10 7 (36.84%) VTSP
10 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (31.58%) Dell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (36.84%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 4 (21.05%) NetScaler
4 3 (15.79%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Consultant
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Consultant
3 8 (42.11%) FlexPod Consultant
3 8 (42.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 7 (36.84%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) FlexPod
2 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
2 3 (15.79%) CLARiiON
2 3 (15.79%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
1 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
2 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (68.42%) NCDA
3 12 (63.16%) NCIE
3 12 (63.16%) VCAP
4 10 (52.63%) VCDX
5 9 (47.37%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (47.37%) CCEE
6 8 (42.11%) CCIA
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (42.11%) MCITP
7 7 (36.84%) VTSP
8 4 (21.05%) MCTS
8 4 (21.05%) CCEA
8 4 (21.05%) CCAA
9 3 (15.79%) CCA
9 3 (15.79%) HP AIS
9 3 (15.79%) HP ASE
9 3 (15.79%) HP MASE
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (10.53%) CCIE
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 8 (42.11%) XenServer
2 8 (42.11%) XenDesktop
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.53%) vCloud
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Citrix
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) NetApp
5 9 (47.37%) HP
6 6 (31.58%) Dell
7 4 (21.05%) EMC
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
8 3 (15.79%) Veeam
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft