The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 43 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.28% 1.32% -
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 8.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

System Software Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.31% 15.51% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 48
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

vSphere
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Peterborough

vSphere
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) CCNP
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) IPv6
4 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 1 (14.29%) XenApp
7 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) OSPF
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (57.14%) IPv6
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Consultant
2 5 (71.43%) Network Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 4 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft