The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Oldham region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 17 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.77% 4.17% 1.61%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 28.57% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,373 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.61% -11.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 8.77% 14.58% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 24
Average salary £32,500 £33,373 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.61% +39.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Manchester

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

vSphere
Salary Trend in Oldham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Oldham region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Oldham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) Cacti
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) Nagios
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Apache
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 4 (80.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Network Administrator
1 4 (80.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (20.00%) MOF
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) NCIE
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Nagios
1 4 (80.00%) Cacti
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Juniper
2 4 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR