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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 25 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.93% 2.42% 2.84%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 31.65% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 27
Average salary £30,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £35,000 £24,868
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.49%
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
143 79 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.03% 7.64% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 110 66 84
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,118
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £57,500
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 31 March 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (85.19%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) Windows
5 14 (51.85%) DNS
5 14 (51.85%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) Cisco
6 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 11 (40.74%) DHCP
8 10 (37.04%) ITIL
8 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
9 9 (33.33%) Linux
10 8 (29.63%) MS Office
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (25.93%) Citrix
12 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
12 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (18.52%) Office 365
13 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
13 5 (18.52%) Change Management
13 5 (18.52%) IIS
13 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (18.52%) IIS
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 11 (40.74%) DHCP
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 3 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (7.41%) VLAN
6 1 (3.70%) LAN
6 1 (3.70%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.70%) SAN
6 1 (3.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Support Technician
3 6 (22.22%) IT Support Technician
3 6 (22.22%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) AIX
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Incident Management
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 3 (11.11%) Capacity Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.70%) Product Management
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCA
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) CCEA
3 1 (3.70%) VCP4
3 1 (3.70%) VCAP
3 1 (3.70%) CCAA
3 1 (3.70%) VCP5
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 21 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (14.81%) XenApp
5 4 (14.81%) XenServer
5 4 (14.81%) vCloud
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (11.11%) Firmware
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
1 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
1 3 (11.11%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Cognizant
6 2 (7.41%) CA
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle