The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 94 67 87
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.91% 2.40% 0.090%
As % of the System Software category 8.39% 15.95% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 1
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.12%
vSphere
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

System Software Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
143 163 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.80% 15.06% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 118 145 73
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £47,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wales

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wales

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Wales

vSphere
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -19 12 £35,000 +14.75% 1
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (81.25%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) MS Exchange
3 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (37.50%) XenApp
8 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
8 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco
8 5 (31.25%) Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) CCNA
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (25.00%) Lync
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (18.75%) Product Management
10 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (18.75%) Office 365
10 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (68.75%) MS Exchange
1 11 (68.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (25.00%) Lync
5 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (18.75%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) NetScaler
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (18.75%) MPLS
3 3 (18.75%) Wireless
3 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) VoIP
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
4 1 (6.25%) FTP
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
1 3 (18.75%) Welsh Language
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Symmetrix
3 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
1 3 (18.75%) Product Management
1 3 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (18.75%) Line Management
1 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) XenApp
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
6 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Mitel
5 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Avaya
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) Dell
7 1 (6.25%) EMC
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Verint
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago