The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 35 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.77% 2.46% 14.78%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% 10.42% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
31 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.99% 23.65% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27 43 36
Median salary £37,500 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £18,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Shropshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -15 3 £45,000 +23.28%
vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) IronPort
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) MobileIron

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) MobileIron