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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 13 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 13.51% - 5.26%
As % of the System Software category 35.71% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
28 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 37.84% 60.98% 16.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 13
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Telford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Telford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 27 (87.10%) Windows
3 26 (83.87%) DNS
4 21 (67.74%) MS Office
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) MS Visio
6 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
6 18 (58.06%) SSH
7 15 (48.39%) VMware
8 14 (45.16%) Backup Exec
8 14 (45.16%) Publishing
8 14 (45.16%) Altiris
8 14 (45.16%) VLAN
8 14 (45.16%) WSUS
8 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
8 14 (45.16%) PowerShell
8 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
8 14 (45.16%) Forefront TMG
8 14 (45.16%) HTTP
8 14 (45.16%) IIS
8 14 (45.16%) SSL
8 14 (45.16%) Perl
8 14 (45.16%) SQL
9 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
9 13 (41.94%) Citrix
9 13 (41.94%) XenApp
9 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (38.71%) Change Control

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 14 (45.16%) IIS
2 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (29.03%) Moodle
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (25.81%) Apache
4 8 (25.81%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) MS Office
2 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (58.06%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 26 (83.87%) DNS
2 18 (58.06%) SSH
3 14 (45.16%) VLAN
3 14 (45.16%) HTTP
3 14 (45.16%) SSL
4 12 (38.71%) DHCP
5 10 (32.26%) SAN
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) MySQL
General
1 14 (45.16%) Publishing
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Support Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 27 (87.10%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Load Balancing
2 12 (38.71%) Change Control
3 8 (25.81%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (22.58%) Time Management
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
6 4 (12.90%) Content Management
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Perl
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
1 14 (45.16%) PowerShell
1 14 (45.16%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (41.94%) XenApp
4 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (32.26%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (25.81%) Shibboleth
7 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
8 4 (12.90%) Squid
9 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
10 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Backup Exec
1 14 (45.16%) WSUS
2 4 (12.90%) Plesk
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Altiris
4 13 (41.94%) Citrix
5 10 (32.26%) NetApp
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco
6 6 (19.35%) Dell
7 4 (12.90%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.23%) Barracuda Networks