The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.26% 0.49% 1.69%
As % of the System Software category 21.74% 7.69% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Bedfordshire

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

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 26 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.81% 6.40% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 45
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.06%

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 29 April 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Luton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) IPv4
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (40.00%) IPv4
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Scripting Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) High Availability
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (20.00%) C-shell
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Sun