The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 44 41
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 0.37% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category - 6.25% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
vSphere
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.01% 5.93% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 26
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £28,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Worcestershire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Hudson
2 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
1 3 (75.00%) Hudson
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) VBScript
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix