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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 66 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.79% 1.75% 2.11%
As % of the System Software category 4.82% 16.67% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £31,750 £36,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.01% +32.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
83 36 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 16.37% 10.50% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 66 21 68
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 27 August 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 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Cisco
4 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (55.56%) LAN
5 5 (55.56%) WAN
5 5 (55.56%) MCSE
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 4 (44.44%) DNS
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (44.44%) MCTS
6 4 (44.44%) XenApp
6 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (44.44%) Citrix
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) MCSA
7 3 (33.33%) MS Office
7 3 (33.33%) XenServer
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 8

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) SMTP
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) NAS
5 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Celerra
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (44.44%) MCTS
4 3 (33.33%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) HP AIS
5 1 (11.11%) HP MASE
5 1 (11.11%) VCDX
5 1 (11.11%) NCDA
5 1 (11.11%) NCIE
5 1 (11.11%) VCAP
5 1 (11.11%) CCEE
5 1 (11.11%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenServer
4 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
Warrington, Cheshire
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