The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 58 53
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.94% 2.02%
As % of the System Software category - 7.81% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £53,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
vSphere
Merseyside

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

System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
35 64 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.73% 11.99% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 24 58 19
Average salary £33,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.60% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) FTP
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) MCITP
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) CCNA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) CCA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (80.00%) IIS
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) FTP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSE
1 4 (80.00%) CCNA
1 4 (80.00%) CCA
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (80.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP