The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sidcup region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 11 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 14.89% 6.67% 10.00%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% 100.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +30.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
London

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

System Software Category
Sidcup
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 40.43% 6.67% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 3 4
Average salary £51,750 £49,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.61% +30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £37,500 £50,875
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Sidcup

vSphere
Salary Trend in Sidcup

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Sidcup

vSphere
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) NAS
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sidcup 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix Specialist
1 7 (100.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 7 (100.00%) XenApp
1 7 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 7 (100.00%) DFS Replication
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) VMware