The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 84 52 87
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +35
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.83% 3.27% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 4.12% 21.43% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 28 12
Average salary £32,000 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.80% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
243 168 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.07% 15.26% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 215 143 160
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

vSphere
Salary Trend in Essex

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Essex

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Essex

vSphere
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Brentwood +2 4 £32,000 -
Basildon +6 2 - -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
6 15 (62.50%) Linux
6 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
8 12 (50.00%) Citrix
9 10 (41.67%) SAN
9 10 (41.67%) Cisco
9 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
10 9 (37.50%) MS Office
10 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
11 8 (33.33%) ITIL
11 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (29.17%) NAS
12 7 (29.17%) Veeam
12 7 (29.17%) WatchGuard
12 7 (29.17%) Firewall
12 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
12 7 (29.17%) ARCserve
12 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
12 7 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (29.17%) Juniper
13 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
13 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (25.00%) VLAN

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 17 (70.83%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
4 3 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 6 (25.00%) VLAN
3 6 (25.00%) Network Security
3 6 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Law
1 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 6 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (25.00%) Network Support
3 6 (25.00%) Communications Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 6 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) FlexPod
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (62.50%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Change Management
2 2 (8.33%) Data Management
2 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Perl
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Korn
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) VCDX
4 2 (8.33%) NCDA
4 2 (8.33%) NCIE
4 2 (8.33%) VCAP
4 2 (8.33%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) XenServer
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
4 2 (8.33%) NFS
5 1 (4.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) ARCserve
1 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.50%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) Legato
3 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Citrix
4 10 (41.67%) Cisco
5 7 (29.17%) Juniper
5 7 (29.17%) WatchGuard
5 7 (29.17%) Veeam
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat
7 4 (16.67%) Symantec
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle
7 4 (16.67%) JBoss
8 2 (8.33%) CommVault
9 1 (4.17%) IBM
9 1 (4.17%) F5
9 1 (4.17%) SaltStack
Essex
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago