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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 92 84 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.48% 0.80% 2.22%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 7.48% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 20
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £32,250 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £68,750 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
84 107 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.76% 10.75% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 86 92
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Nottingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) DHCP
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) ETL
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
8 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
8 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (16.67%) XenServer
8 2 (16.67%) Veeam
8 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (16.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Technician
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Support
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCA
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCEA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) CCAA
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec