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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.60% 2.37% 4.30%
As % of the System Software category 7.29% 24.00% 38.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 38
Average salary £20,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,718 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £48,250 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
96 100 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.18% 9.88% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 83 80 91
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (50.00%) ITIL
7 7 (43.75%) MS Office
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (31.25%) Office 365
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) IIS
9 5 (31.25%) SQL
9 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
9 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
9 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (18.75%) VLAN
11 3 (18.75%) ETL
11 3 (18.75%) Linux
11 3 (18.75%) Citrix
11 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (31.25%) IIS
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) DHCP
1 12 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Support Technician
2 7 (43.75%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (43.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) UNIX
7 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) ETL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Product Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCAA
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CCEA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
1 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Cognizant
6 1 (6.25%) Veritas