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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.57% 0.67% -
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
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
30 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 8.57% 14.05% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 39
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) OSPF
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) HP
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) IPv6
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) Lync
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) OSPF
1 6 (75.00%) BGP
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (50.00%) IPv6
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
2 5 (62.50%) Network Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft