The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Uxbridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 24 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.10% 1.53% 3.38%
As % of the System Software category 36.84% 5.88% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +7.50%
System Software Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
19 51 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.41% 26.02% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 15
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
vSphere
London

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

vSphere
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Uxbridge

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) IBM Certification
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) MCSA
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (30.77%) WorkSite
5 1 (7.69%) nginx
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Server Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Server Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Server Support
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) Field Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Blackberry
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 4 (30.77%) PDA
3 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
3 4 (30.77%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Mac OS X
5 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSA
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) IBM Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCDST
1 4 (30.77%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenServer
3 3 (23.08%) Xen
4 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) DataCore
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
4 4 (30.77%) Clearswift
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Websense
6 1 (7.69%) Compaq
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) Intel
6 1 (7.69%) MobileIron