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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 21 10 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 5.38% 18.18% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 21.21% 51.61% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 1
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -2.94%
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
33 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 25.38% 35.23% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 18
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Telford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (81.82%) XenApp
3 9 (81.82%) DNS
3 9 (81.82%) DHCP
4 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
5 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
6 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 4 (36.36%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (36.36%) SAN
7 4 (36.36%) NetApp
8 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
9 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
9 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
9 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
9 2 (18.18%) Replication
9 2 (18.18%) Finance

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 2 (18.18%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) 3PAR
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks