The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 57 58 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% 0.85% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 17.86% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £40,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 28 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.84% 4.77% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 60
Average salary £40,500 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.61% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £19,836 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

vSphere
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Somerset

vSphere
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 4 £40,500 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) FTP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) CCA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware