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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 72 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 18 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.70% 1.32% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 12.10% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 7
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £54,250 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
126 124 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 11.92% 10.92% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 103 89 86
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 29 December 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (55.17%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) Citrix
5 10 (34.48%) Finance
5 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
6 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco
7 8 (27.59%) Linux
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 8 (27.59%) XenApp
7 8 (27.59%) XenServer
8 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) Change Management
9 6 (20.69%) SAN
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (20.69%) DNS
9 6 (20.69%) CCA
9 6 (20.69%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (17.24%) CCEA
10 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.24%) CRM
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 5 (17.24%) Project Management
10 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
10 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
10 5 (17.24%) CCEE
10 5 (17.24%) CCIA
10 5 (17.24%) vCloud

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Lync
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
3 4 (13.79%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.90%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (55.17%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Incident Management
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.45%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) Email Management
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) CCA
1 6 (20.69%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (17.24%) CCEA
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) CCEE
2 5 (17.24%) CCIA
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.45%) MCTS
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.45%) VCP5
4 1 (3.45%) VCP4
4 1 (3.45%) VCAP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
System Software
1 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Hyper-V
3 8 (27.59%) XenApp
3 8 (27.59%) XenServer
4 5 (17.24%) XenDesktop
4 5 (17.24%) vCloud
5 4 (13.79%) Firmware
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
5 4 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
7 2 (6.90%) KVM
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) XenMobile
2 3 (10.34%) SCVMM
3 2 (6.90%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.90%) EdgeSight
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
4 1 (3.45%) WSUS
4 1 (3.45%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Citrix
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 4 (13.79%) CA
4 4 (13.79%) EMC
5 2 (6.90%) NetApp
5 2 (6.90%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Apple
6 1 (3.45%) Cognizant