The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 78 62 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.14% 2.32% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 0.68% 16.50% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 3
Average salary - £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Surrey

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

System Software Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
148 103 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 20.39% 14.05% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 93 95 95
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Guildford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) VCP5
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 5 (71.43%) Presales
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) Fortinet
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) CCDA
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) BGP
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CCDA
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) VCP5
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) DICOM
1 2 (28.57%) HL7
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
1 5 (71.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Fortinet
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco