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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 12 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 13.46% 28.00% 5.88%
As % of the System Software category 63.64% 53.85% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
11 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sidcup 21.15% 52.00% 64.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 11
Average salary £51,000 £47,500 £39,491
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.36% +20.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sidcup

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) NAS
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 7 (58.33%) Advertising
3 7 (58.33%) XenApp
3 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (25.00%) IIS
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) SLA
5 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 3 (25.00%) Websense

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Sidcup by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) SAN
1 12 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 12 (100.00%) NAS
2 10 (83.33%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
General
1 7 (58.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 6 (50.00%) Senior Citrix Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
1 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (41.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (100.00%) DFS Replication
2 7 (58.33%) XenApp
2 7 (58.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) HP
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Websense
3 3 (25.00%) Radware
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft