The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 84 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.33% 1.13% -
As % of the System Software category 3.57% 10.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £32,500 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
84 95 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 9.22% 10.71% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 59
Average salary £33,500 £33,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.51% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,200 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Surrey

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Guildford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (71.43%) DHCP
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) DNS
4 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 10 (71.43%) IPsec
4 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) SCCM
5 8 (57.14%) WSUS
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (57.14%) McAfee
5 8 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
5 8 (57.14%) SSL
5 8 (57.14%) SLA
6 6 (42.86%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Dell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
1 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
1 10 (71.43%) DNS
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) IPsec
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (57.14%) SSL
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
4 2 (14.29%) Junos
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
2 2 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (57.14%) Windows XP
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Procure-to-pay
1 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) VCAP
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vCloud
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
1 8 (57.14%) WSUS
1 8 (57.14%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (14.29%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (57.14%) McAfee
4 8 (57.14%) CheckPoint
5 6 (42.86%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) NetApp
8 2 (14.29%) Splunk
8 2 (14.29%) NETGEAR
8 2 (14.29%) IBM
8 2 (14.29%) Juniper