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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.58% 1.66% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 21.67% 17.65% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +32.20%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%
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
60 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.53% 9.42% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 32 21
Average salary £34,500 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.21% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £19,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 27 March 2015. 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
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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 +15 12 £35,000 -10.25% 1
Plymouth - 1 £32,500 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) LAN
2 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (90.00%) WLAN
3 18 (90.00%) Migration
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (90.00%) MCITP
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (90.00%) Avaya
3 18 (90.00%) SCCM
3 18 (90.00%) Lync
4 16 (80.00%) Project Management
4 16 (80.00%) IBM
4 16 (80.00%) SSL
4 16 (80.00%) HP
4 16 (80.00%) Dell
4 16 (80.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) MS Exchange
2 18 (90.00%) Lync
3 16 (80.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) LAN
1 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 18 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (90.00%) WLAN
3 16 (80.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
4 1 (5.00%) Firewall
4 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.00%) ADSL
4 1 (5.00%) ISDN
Job Titles
1 2 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (5.00%) Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Project Consultant
2 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Migration
2 16 (80.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 18 (90.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (90.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) Cisco
3 18 (90.00%) Avaya
4 16 (80.00%) IBM
4 16 (80.00%) HP
4 16 (80.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
Exeter
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago