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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 38 21 41
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.08% 3.96% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 37.50% 12.12% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £41,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
8 33 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 5.56% 32.67% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 12
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,800 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VCP4
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) HPUX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VCP4
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) RHCE
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago