The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 9 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 9.68% - 7.69%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% - 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £37,500 - £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
vSphere
Kent

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

System Software Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 9.68% 13.16% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 16
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

vSphere
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

vSphere Salary Trend in West Malling

vSphere
Salary Histogram in West Malling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the West Malling region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in West Malling

vSphere
Top 23 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Malling 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Websense
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm