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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 11 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 8.70% - 2.56%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% - 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £26,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
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
18 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 26.09% 27.87% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 16
Average salary £26,500 £33,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.69% +23.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,050 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
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 20 October 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Telford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) XenApp
3 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
3 13 (81.25%) DNS
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
3 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (75.00%) DHCP
4 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (37.50%) Migration
8 6 (37.50%) MS Office
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) SAN
9 5 (31.25%) NetApp
10 4 (25.00%) HP
10 4 (25.00%) Linux
10 4 (25.00%) MCSE
10 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
11 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
11 3 (18.75%) ITIL
11 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 3 (18.75%) Legal
11 3 (18.75%) SSH
11 3 (18.75%) Moodle

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
1 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (81.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (18.75%) Moodle
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 12 (75.00%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) SAN
4 3 (18.75%) SSH
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Content Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) XenApp
3 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (12.50%) Squid
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (6.25%) Shibboleth
6 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Plesk
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 13 (81.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Altiris
6 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (6.25%) Dell