The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 35 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.81% 1.96% -
As % of the System Software category 21.54% 17.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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 Solihull region.

System Software Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 22.34% 11.44% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 11
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £18,800 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

vSphere
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Solihull

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Solihull

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
6 11 (52.38%) CCNA
6 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (42.86%) SAN
7 9 (42.86%) DNS
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
7 9 (42.86%) IIS
7 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) ITIL
9 7 (33.33%) Citrix
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (28.57%) SCDPM
10 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (28.57%) NAS
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (28.57%) Lync
10 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (28.57%) Change Control
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (28.57%) Internet
10 6 (28.57%) MS Office

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) IIS
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (28.57%) Lync
4 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (14.29%) EPiServer CMS
5 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (19.05%) iSCSI
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Team Leader
1 6 (28.57%) Technical Team Leader
1 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Analyst
1 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 6 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 6 (28.57%) Change Control
2 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
5 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (23.81%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
1 6 (28.57%) SCDPM
2 5 (23.81%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) Dell
5 5 (23.81%) Symantec
6 3 (14.29%) EPiServer
6 3 (14.29%) EMC
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