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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 108 117 79
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 15 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% 0.77% 2.85%
As % of the System Software category 10.58% 6.10% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 41
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
312 246 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.47% 12.71% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 217 189 228
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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 2 December 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 59 (98.33%) VMware
2 54 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
4 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 28 (46.67%) SLA
4 28 (46.67%) Validation
5 26 (43.33%) MS Exchange
6 25 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (40.00%) LAN
7 24 (40.00%) WAN
8 21 (35.00%) DHCP
8 21 (35.00%) Citrix
9 20 (33.33%) DNS
10 19 (31.67%) Windows
11 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
11 18 (30.00%) VPN
11 18 (30.00%) assyst
11 18 (30.00%) SCOM
11 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
12 16 (26.67%) Mimecast
12 16 (26.67%) Firewall
13 15 (25.00%) Symantec
13 15 (25.00%) Cisco
13 15 (25.00%) XenApp
13 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (23.33%) EdgeSight
14 14 (23.33%) NetScaler
14 14 (23.33%) C
14 14 (23.33%) Norton AntiVirus
14 14 (23.33%) SAN

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 26 (43.33%) MS Exchange
2 25 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (30.00%) assyst
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) Mimecast
2 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) LAN
1 24 (40.00%) WAN
2 21 (35.00%) DHCP
3 20 (33.33%) DNS
4 18 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (30.00%) VPN
5 16 (26.67%) Firewall
6 14 (23.33%) NetScaler
6 14 (23.33%) SAN
7 13 (21.67%) IPv4
8 8 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.00%) Network Security
10 1 (1.67%) IPsec
10 1 (1.67%) IPv6
10 1 (1.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) DbUnit
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.67%) Jenkins
1 7 (11.67%) jMock
1 7 (11.67%) JUnit
1 7 (11.67%) Maven
1 7 (11.67%) Mockito
1 7 (11.67%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (3.33%) Legal
1 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (30.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 14 (23.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Installations Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Support
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) VMware Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Field Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Windows Server Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) RESTful
1 8 (13.33%) SOAP
2 7 (11.67%) J2EE
2 7 (11.67%) jBPM
2 7 (11.67%) PowerMock
2 7 (11.67%) REST
2 7 (11.67%) Spring
2 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) JSON
3 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) Windows
2 18 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.33%) Linux
8 1 (1.67%) Android
8 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Validation
2 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (11.67%) BDD
3 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (11.67%) Kanban
3 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.67%) OO
3 7 (11.67%) Scrum
3 7 (11.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (11.67%) TDD
3 7 (11.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.33%) Use Case
5 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.67%) DevOps
5 1 (1.67%) ERP
5 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) C
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 7 (11.67%) Java
4 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (10.00%) CCNP
6 5 (8.33%) MCSA
6 5 (8.33%) MCSE
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (5.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (46.67%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (48.33%) Active Directory
3 15 (25.00%) XenApp
4 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.33%) Terminal Services
5 7 (11.67%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.00%) vCloud
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (30.00%) SCOM
2 14 (23.33%) EdgeSight
2 14 (23.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 59 (98.33%) VMware
2 28 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.00%) Citrix
4 15 (25.00%) Cisco
4 15 (25.00%) Symantec
5 14 (23.33%) NetApp
6 8 (13.33%) Dell
6 8 (13.33%) HP
7 7 (11.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (11.67%) SonicWALL
8 6 (10.00%) Juniper
9 4 (6.67%) Altiris
9 4 (6.67%) AppSense
10 2 (3.33%) Veeam
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.67%) Sage
11 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.67%) SolidFire
Birmingham
TDA Group
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago