The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 9 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 24.53% 4.76% -
As % of the System Software category 86.67% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.84% -4.11%
System Software Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
15 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 28.30% 19.05% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +130.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,850 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £21,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
Manchester

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 24 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Rochdale

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (94.12%) Internet
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) vCloud
4 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) SharePoint
4 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 10 (58.82%) Windows
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco
5 9 (52.94%) SAN
5 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (52.94%) NAS
5 9 (52.94%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) IPsec
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
6 6 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
6 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) Firewall
6 6 (35.29%) Office 365
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (29.41%) Change Management
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (58.82%) SharePoint
1 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 5 (29.41%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon S3
2 6 (35.29%) Office 365
3 4 (23.53%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) Internet
2 9 (52.94%) SAN
2 9 (52.94%) NAS
3 6 (35.29%) IPsec
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) iSCSI
5 4 (23.53%) SNMP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) SSL
6 2 (11.76%) PBX
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) DSL
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) DHCP
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Configuration Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) vCloud
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) SCCM
2 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 4 (23.53%) OpenNMS
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Dell
3 5 (29.41%) Veeam
4 4 (23.53%) Acronis
5 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Meraki
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago