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 22 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 Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 77 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.77% 0.45% -
As % of the System Software category 10.34% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £39,375 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
System Software Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
58 80 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 7.42% 9.07% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 52 72 42
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,300 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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 22 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Guildford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) SQL
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) Symantec
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) HP
6 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (44.44%) NAS
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) Veeam
6 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
6 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) Lync
7 3 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (33.33%) Network Security
7 3 (33.33%) Dell
7 3 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) Firmware
7 3 (33.33%) Migration

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (22.22%) Junos
6 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (11.11%) NCDA
2 1 (11.11%) NCIE
2 1 (11.11%) VCAP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) XenServer
5 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OSSEC
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Veeam
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) NETGEAR
6 2 (22.22%) Splunk
7 1 (11.11%) PlateSpin
7 1 (11.11%) NetApp
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (11.11%) EMC
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle