The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - 3.23% -
As % of the System Software category - 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
vSphere
Manchester

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

System Software Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 26.67% 16.13% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £32,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

vSphere
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Rochdale

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
1 6 (100.00%) Veeam
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (100.00%) Acronis
1 6 (100.00%) vCloud
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SNMP
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) Internet
1 6 (100.00%) IPsec
1 6 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 6 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
1 6 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Debian
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (100.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCOM
1 6 (100.00%) OpenNMS
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Dell
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Veeam
1 6 (100.00%) Acronis