The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 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 Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 32 47
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester - 2.26% 0.61%
As % of the System Software category - 12.50% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £27,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.66% 18.08% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 44
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
Gloucestershire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucester

vSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) AppSense
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Apple