The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 83 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 16 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.27% 0.73% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 8.29% 4.46% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Average salary £53,750 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.59% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
East of England

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

System Software Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
193 157 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.38% 16.30% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 145 130 146
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
(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
Colchester +1 1 £72,500 +52.63%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (89.66%) Windows
3 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (58.62%) DNS
4 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
5 16 (55.17%) IIS
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (41.38%) UNIX
8 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
8 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
9 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
9 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
9 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
9 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
9 11 (37.93%) GlassFish
9 11 (37.93%) Subversion
9 11 (37.93%) BIG-IP
9 11 (37.93%) Korn
9 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
9 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
9 11 (37.93%) Perl
9 11 (37.93%) Oracle
9 11 (37.93%) JBoss
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
9 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
9 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
9 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
9 11 (37.93%) IBM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (55.17%) IIS
2 11 (37.93%) JBoss
2 11 (37.93%) Tomcat
2 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 11 (37.93%) GlassFish
2 11 (37.93%) WebLogic
2 11 (37.93%) OpenStack
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) DNS
2 11 (37.93%) BIG-IP
3 10 (34.48%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Subversion
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (27.59%) Banking
2 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Linux
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (41.38%) UNIX
5 11 (37.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
1 11 (37.93%) Load Balancing
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
3 6 (20.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Perl
1 11 (37.93%) Korn
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
1 11 (37.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (82.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 11 (37.93%) vCloud
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Puppet
1 11 (37.93%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (37.93%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 11 (37.93%) F5
2 11 (37.93%) SaltStack
2 11 (37.93%) IBM
2 11 (37.93%) Oracle
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 7 (24.14%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) Veeam
6 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.45%) EMC
7 1 (3.45%) Websense
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