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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 53 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.54% - 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% - 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% -7.22%
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
48 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 13.08% 11.96% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 26
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

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 11 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) VoIP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) DMZ
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 2 (33.33%) CCA
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Axway
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) DMZ
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) CCA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) VCAP
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 2 (33.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) Axway
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos