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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 91 82 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.52% 1.13% 2.75%
As % of the System Software category 7.32% 12.09% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 25
Average salary £26,000 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £36,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,550 £52,500 £45,300
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
82 91 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.08% 9.35% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 116
Average salary £28,500 £42,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 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%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) DHCP
4 10 (66.67%) DNS
5 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (33.33%) SQL
8 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 5 (33.33%) Change Management
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
9 4 (26.67%) Office 365
9 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (26.67%) Cisco
9 4 (26.67%) IIS
9 4 (26.67%) MS Office
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (20.00%) ETL
10 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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%) SharePoint
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) IP Telephony
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
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Support Technician
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
2 6 (40.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Support
5 1 (6.67%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) UNIX
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Product Management
5 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
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%) CCAA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Veeam
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas