The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 35 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.98% - 2.08%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% - 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £31,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
South Wales

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

System Software Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.41% 2.27% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,792 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

vSphere
Salary Trend in Newport

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Newport

vSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell