The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 83 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.08% 0.64% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 4.72% 4.90% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 10
Average salary £41,000 £47,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.68% +37.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -6.11%
vSphere
South West

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

System Software Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
254 143 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.82% 13.13% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 236 134 88
Average salary £34,000 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Wiltshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
Corsham - 8 £41,000 - 1
Chippenham - 2 £52,500 -
Swindon - 2 £41,250 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 17 (77.27%) Linux
4 16 (72.73%) SAN
5 14 (63.64%) vCloud
6 12 (54.55%) NAS
7 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
8 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
8 9 (40.91%) ITIL
8 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) IPsec
9 6 (27.27%) VPN
9 6 (27.27%) SSL
9 6 (27.27%) CentOS
9 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (22.73%) Time Management
10 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco
12 3 (13.64%) Symantec
12 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
12 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
12 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
12 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
12 3 (13.64%) Service Management
13 2 (9.09%) XenApp
13 2 (9.09%) Windows Server

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) NAS
3 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
4 6 (27.27%) IPsec
4 6 (27.27%) SSL
4 6 (27.27%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Technical Leader
2 7 (31.82%) Support Team Leader
2 7 (31.82%) Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Support Team Leader
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Server Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Server Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support
5 2 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) CentOS
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) High Availability
4 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.55%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
5 1 (4.55%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) vCloud
2 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) KVM
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
1 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
2 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Symantec
4 2 (9.09%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (9.09%) NetApp
4 2 (9.09%) Sophos
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com