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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank - 27 43
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 7.41% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category - 32.43% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £65,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
15 37 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 9.38% 22.84% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 19
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIA
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Celerra
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Celerra
1 1 (50.00%) EqualLogic
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) CCEE
1 2 (100.00%) CCIA
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) HP AIS
2 1 (50.00%) HP MASE
2 1 (50.00%) VCDX
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) CCEA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC