The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 46 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.44% 0.39% 1.74%
As % of the System Software category 15.79% 5.88% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
38 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 9.11% 6.69% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 26
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% +0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £19,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £40,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Devon

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Devon

vSphere
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -8 6 £34,750 -0.71%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (80.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) SCCM
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Avaya
4 6 (60.00%) HP
4 6 (60.00%) Dell
4 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
1 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (80.00%) MCITP
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Avaya
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Dell
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday