The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 88 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.93% 2.70% 3.06%
As % of the System Software category 9.02% 29.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 28
Average salary £26,250 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,950 £25,526
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £56,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £41,250 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -4.06%
vSphere
Nottinghamshire

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

System Software Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
133 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.33% 9.32% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 107 81 75
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,215
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

vSphere
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Nottingham

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (73.08%) Windows
3 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
4 15 (57.69%) Finance
5 14 (53.85%) DNS
6 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (46.15%) DHCP
8 11 (42.31%) Cisco
9 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
10 9 (34.62%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) MS Office
11 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (26.92%) Citrix
13 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
14 5 (19.23%) Office 365
14 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
14 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
14 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
14 5 (19.23%) SQL
14 5 (19.23%) IIS
14 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) DNS
2 12 (46.15%) DHCP
3 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.85%) SAN
6 1 (3.85%) MPLS
6 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Support Technician
2 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) IT Support Technician
3 6 (23.08%) IT Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 9 (34.62%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Product Management
6 1 (3.85%) Line Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (7.69%) MCTS
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) CCA
1 2 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCEA
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) VCP4
2 1 (3.85%) VCAP
2 1 (3.85%) CCAA
2 1 (3.85%) VCP5
System Software
1 22 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (19.23%) VMware ESX
4 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
5 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (15.38%) XenServer
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (11.54%) vCloud
7 2 (7.69%) Firmware
8 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
1 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
1 3 (11.54%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 3 (11.54%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) EMC
6 2 (7.69%) Cognizant
7 1 (3.85%) Veritas