The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.22% 0.21% -
As % of the System Software category 1.45% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -7.77%
vSphere
Cheshire

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

System Software Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
69 45 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 15.40% 9.57% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 61 28 42
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £18,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

vSphere
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Warrington

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) XenServer
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) Fortinet