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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 81 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.34% 1.69% 2.77%
As % of the System Software category 5.63% 16.83% 20.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 24
Average salary £20,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
71 101 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.09% 10.03% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 66 82 107
Average salary £31,500 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 2 July 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) DHCP
2 12 (80.00%) DNS
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) ITIL
4 7 (46.67%) MS Office
4 7 (46.67%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (33.33%) Office 365
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (26.67%) Change Management
7 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) XenApp
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (20.00%) VLAN

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) DHCP
1 12 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 7 (46.67%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (46.67%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX
6 1 (6.67%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) CCEA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) CCAA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Cognizant
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam