The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 36 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 0.55% 3.73% 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 4.76% 31.58% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
vSphere
London

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

System Software Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 11.54% 11.80% 23.73%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) MCSE
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Avaya
3 4 (66.67%) DEFINITY
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) VBScript
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) HP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) IPv4
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) DEFINITY
4 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 1 (16.67%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Technician
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Avaya
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Brocade
5 1 (16.67%) SAP