The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 122 117 101
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 25 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 0.98% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 7.72% 7.75% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 21
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
324 258 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.71% 12.59% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 258 229 178
Median salary £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

vSphere
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Birmingham

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 51 (91.07%) VMware
2 40 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
4 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 33 (58.93%) MS Exchange
6 31 (55.36%) Windows
6 31 (55.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 31 (55.36%) Windows Server
7 29 (51.79%) WAN
8 28 (50.00%) DHCP
9 27 (48.21%) LAN
9 27 (48.21%) DNS
10 23 (41.07%) SLA
10 23 (41.07%) VPN
10 23 (41.07%) Firewall
10 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (33.93%) Validation
12 18 (32.14%) assyst
12 18 (32.14%) SCOM
12 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
12 18 (32.14%) Mimecast
13 16 (28.57%) C
13 16 (28.57%) Symantec
13 16 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
14 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (25.00%) SAN
15 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 12 (21.43%) Cisco
17 11 (19.64%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (58.93%) MS Exchange
2 31 (55.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (26.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (10.71%) IIS
6 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
7 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (5.36%) SAS
8 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (32.14%) assyst
2 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.79%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Mimecast
2 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.14%) Office 365
3 4 (7.14%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) WAN
2 28 (50.00%) DHCP
3 27 (48.21%) DNS
3 27 (48.21%) LAN
4 23 (41.07%) Firewall
4 23 (41.07%) VPN
5 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 14 (25.00%) SAN
7 8 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (12.50%) NetScaler
9 6 (10.71%) IPv4
9 6 (10.71%) VoIP
10 5 (8.93%) Network Security
10 5 (8.93%) Skype
11 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (7.14%) MPLS
11 4 (7.14%) NAS
11 4 (7.14%) Wireless
11 4 (7.14%) WLAN
11 4 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (5.36%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Legal
2 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Exchange Engineer
2 19 (33.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) VMware Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Exchange Support
8 3 (5.36%) Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Field Support Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Server Support
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) JSON
1 1 (1.79%) RESTful
1 1 (1.79%) SOAP
1 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
1 31 (55.36%) Windows Server
2 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.50%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Unix
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) CentOS
9 1 (1.79%) Android
9 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Validation
2 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (8.93%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (8.93%) Presales
4 5 (8.93%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 4 (7.14%) Web Filtering
6 3 (5.36%) BCP
6 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.36%) Change Control
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Use Case
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.79%) ERP
8 1 (1.79%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (1.79%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) C
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) CCNA
3 4 (7.14%) CCNP
3 4 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) VCAP
4 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (41.07%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (67.86%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.50%) XenApp
5 6 (10.71%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.14%) vCloud
6 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.14%) XenServer
7 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (32.14%) SCOM
2 16 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.14%) vRealize
4 3 (5.36%) EdgeSight
5 2 (3.57%) vMotion
6 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (91.07%) VMware
2 35 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Symantec
4 12 (21.43%) Cisco
5 11 (19.64%) Citrix
5 11 (19.64%) NetApp
6 8 (14.29%) HP
7 6 (10.71%) Dell
7 6 (10.71%) Juniper
7 6 (10.71%) SonicWALL
7 6 (10.71%) Veeam
8 4 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
8 4 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (3.57%) Altiris
9 2 (3.57%) AppSense
9 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) Sage
10 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
Birmingham
Ortolan Group
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