The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Peterborough region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 - 48
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.96% - 0.51%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% - 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £70,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
30 46 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.62% 13.07% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
Cambridgeshire

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
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Peterborough

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) Sophos
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Websense
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (28.57%) NCDA
2 1 (14.29%) NCIE
2 1 (14.29%) VCAP
2 1 (14.29%) HP AIS
2 1 (14.29%) HP ASE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Sophos
4 2 (28.57%) Websense
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) 3PAR