The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 29 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 0.49% 13.51% -
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 35.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £20,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
vSphere
Shropshire

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

System Software Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.31% 37.84% 60.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 20
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Telford

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Telford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR