The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 31 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 1.33% 0.50% -
As % of the System Software category 12.50% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £22,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
16 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 10.67% 12.87% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 7
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

vSphere
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) CCA
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) VCAP
3 1 (33.33%) CCEE
3 1 (33.33%) CCIA
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VCAP
1 1 (33.33%) CCEE
1 1 (33.33%) CCIA
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) NetApp