The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Luton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 46 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.44% 5.44% 4.12%
As % of the System Software category 10.91% 40.68% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 17
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,357 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
55 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 13.16% 13.38% 9.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 37
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,614 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
vSphere
Bedfordshire

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Luton

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Luton

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Luton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
5 4 (40.00%) NetApp
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (30.00%) VCP5
6 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (20.00%) FlexPod
7 2 (20.00%) SaaS
7 2 (20.00%) vCloud
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
1 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Server Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) VCP5
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) NCDA
3 2 (20.00%) NCIE
4 1 (10.00%) VCAP
4 1 (10.00%) CCEE
4 1 (10.00%) CCAA
4 1 (10.00%) CCIA
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) VCP4
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) CCNP
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) CCEA
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (20.00%) vCloud
5 1 (10.00%) VMFS
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
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