The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 43 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.36% 0.98% -
As % of the System Software category 2.94% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £19,000 £35,486 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-46.45% -
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
vSphere
Suffolk

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

System Software Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.10% 6.89% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 27
Median salary £26,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.46% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £20,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £55,000 £35,486
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of job ads across the Ipswich region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

vSphere
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Ipswich

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Ipswich region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (33.33%) CCNP
4 2 (33.33%) CCNA
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) NEC