The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 18 42
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans - 1.45% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category - 4.17% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.03% 34.78% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 13
Average salary £55,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.32% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £28,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

vSphere
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

vSphere Salary Trend in St Albans

vSphere
Top 21 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware