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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 3.85% - -
As % of the System Software category 15.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
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
20 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 25.64% 16.67% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 18
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -32.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%

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 28 November 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) DHCP
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (38.46%) MS Office
7 5 (38.46%) Migration
8 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) HP
8 4 (30.77%) SAN
8 4 (30.77%) NetApp
9 3 (23.08%) Legal
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
10 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (15.38%) SSH
10 2 (15.38%) Squid

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Moodle
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) SSH
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
General
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) XenApp
2 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Squid
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
3 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks