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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.49% 0.22% 0.69%
As % of the System Software category 12.05% 2.20% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Average salary £32,000 £47,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.63% +16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £57,500 £50,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
83 91 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 12.33% 10.00% 11.47%
Number of salaries quoted 75 88 84
Average salary £32,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.88% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,600 £72,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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 29 May 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Guildford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 27 (90.00%) Windows
3 20 (66.67%) Linux
4 19 (63.33%) SAN
5 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 17 (56.67%) SQL
6 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 14 (46.67%) Cisco
9 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (33.33%) vCloud
10 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 9 (30.00%) DHCP
11 9 (30.00%) DNS
11 9 (30.00%) CCNA
11 9 (30.00%) HP
11 9 (30.00%) Citrix
11 9 (30.00%) UNIX
11 9 (30.00%) MCSE
11 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 8 (26.67%) Backup Exec
12 8 (26.67%) Change Management
12 8 (26.67%) Firewall
12 8 (26.67%) NetApp
12 8 (26.67%) CommVault
12 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (26.67%) Symantec

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) SAS
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) SAN
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (30.00%) DHCP
3 9 (30.00%) DNS
4 8 (26.67%) Firewall
4 8 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 7 (23.33%) NAS
6 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 3 (10.00%) VPN
8 2 (6.67%) SSL
8 2 (6.67%) HTTP
8 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JMeter
1 2 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (6.67%) LoadRunner
1 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (30.00%) UNIX
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.67%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Change Management
1 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 7 (23.33%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Analytics
3 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) CCNA
1 9 (30.00%) MCSE
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (26.67%) MCSA
2 8 (26.67%) CCA
2 8 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (26.67%) NCDA
3 5 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (33.33%) vCloud
3 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) XenServer
5 1 (3.33%) iptables
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Cisco
4 9 (30.00%) HP
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 8 (26.67%) NetApp
5 8 (26.67%) CommVault
5 8 (26.67%) Symantec
5 8 (26.67%) EMC
6 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
Guildford, Surrey
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