The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 42 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.53% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 6.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £46,250 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
vSphere
Manchester

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

System Software Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
13 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 6.95% 11.45% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 9
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

vSphere
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Stockport

vSphere
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) ZABBIX
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sybase
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware