The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 32 48 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.43% 0.89% 3.17%
As % of the System Software category 17.95% 4.44% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 5
Average salary £31,500 £65,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.53% +75.67%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
vSphere
Gloucestershire

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

System Software Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
39 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 19.12% 20.09% 20.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 34
Average salary £31,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,450 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 13 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Applications Support
4 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (28.57%) Support Specialist
4 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec