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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 9 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 22.64% 4.17% -
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 0
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
12 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 22.64% 20.83% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 15
Average salary £46,500 £45,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.19% +111.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,850 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £32,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Rochdale

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Internet
3 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (70.00%) Web Services
4 14 (70.00%) vCloud
5 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (55.00%) SCCM
6 11 (55.00%) NAS
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco
6 11 (55.00%) SAN
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (40.00%) IPsec
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (40.00%) Amazon S3
9 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (35.00%) Firewall
9 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
9 7 (35.00%) Veeam
9 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 7 (35.00%) Dell
10 6 (30.00%) Active Directory

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (10.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 6 (30.00%) Office 365
3 6 (30.00%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) Internet
2 11 (55.00%) SAN
2 11 (55.00%) NAS
3 8 (40.00%) IPsec
4 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (30.00%) SNMP
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) PBX
6 2 (10.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) DSL
6 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.00%) SSL
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Architect
2 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
1 12 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (25.00%) Change Management
2 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (70.00%) vCloud
3 7 (35.00%) VMware ESX
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) SCOM
2 6 (30.00%) OpenNMS
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Dell
4 7 (35.00%) Veeam
5 6 (30.00%) Acronis
6 2 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) Meraki
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago