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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 42 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.75% 3.30% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 7.41% 23.81% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
27 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 10.11% 13.86% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 42
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +19.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Back Office
4 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) EPiServer CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (33.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic
2 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) NCDA
1 1 (16.67%) NCIE
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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