The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Devon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 51 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.87% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the System Software category 13.04% 5.00% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £39,000 £24,000 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -20.56%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.69% 7.12% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 30
Average salary £28,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,250 £22,050 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,000 £36,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
South West

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 3 £39,000 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) LAN
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) IIS
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) SSL
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) vCloud
6 1 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Lync
6 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (10.00%) MCITP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) LAN
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Technician
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) IBM