The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 62 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.42% 1.36% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 15.52% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
42 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.85% 8.76% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 42 55 38
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Staffordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
Burton-upon-Trent -11 2 £32,500 +0.77% 1
Tamworth - 1 £32,500 -
vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
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