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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 119 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 30 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 1.10% 1.59%
As % of the System Software category 9.84% 10.58% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 30
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,450 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
305 189 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.83% 10.38% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 237 166 177
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 52 (92.86%) VMware
2 34 (60.71%) Windows
2 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 34 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
3 33 (58.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (51.79%) WAN
4 29 (51.79%) MS Exchange
5 28 (50.00%) LAN
6 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (41.07%) Firewall
9 22 (39.29%) SLA
10 21 (37.50%) DHCP
10 21 (37.50%) DNS
11 19 (33.93%) VPN
12 18 (32.14%) SAN
12 18 (32.14%) Validation
13 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
14 16 (28.57%) Cisco
14 16 (28.57%) Symantec
15 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
15 15 (26.79%) assyst
15 15 (26.79%) SCOM
16 14 (25.00%) C
16 14 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
16 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 14 (25.00%) Mimecast
17 13 (23.21%) Citrix
18 12 (21.43%) NetApp

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 29 (51.79%) MS Exchange
2 24 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
5 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.93%) IIS
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (26.79%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Mimecast
2 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.93%) Office 365
4 4 (7.14%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (51.79%) WAN
2 28 (50.00%) LAN
3 23 (41.07%) Firewall
4 21 (37.50%) DHCP
4 21 (37.50%) DNS
5 19 (33.93%) VPN
6 18 (32.14%) SAN
7 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
8 10 (17.86%) IPv4
9 8 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (14.29%) NetScaler
10 7 (12.50%) Network Security
10 7 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (10.71%) Skype
12 5 (8.93%) VoIP
13 4 (7.14%) MPLS
13 4 (7.14%) NAS
13 4 (7.14%) Wireless
13 4 (7.14%) WLAN
13 4 (7.14%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (5.36%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Network Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Consultant
5 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Implementation Consultant
8 2 (3.57%) Installations Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.14%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.57%) Handset
3 2 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (60.71%) Windows
1 34 (60.71%) Windows Server
2 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 6 (10.71%) Linux
7 4 (7.14%) Unix
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Validation
2 9 (16.07%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (10.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (10.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (8.93%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Presales
7 3 (5.36%) BCP
7 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.36%) Change Control
7 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Use Case
7 3 (5.36%) Web Filtering
8 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) C
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (14.29%) CCNP
2 8 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.93%) MCSA
4 5 (8.93%) MCSE
5 3 (5.36%) CCNA
5 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.36%) VCAP
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (39.29%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (58.93%) Active Directory
1 33 (58.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 10 (17.86%) XenApp
3 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
4 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.14%) XenServer
5 3 (5.36%) vCloud
6 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (3.57%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) SCOM
2 14 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.14%) EdgeSight
4 3 (5.36%) vRealize
5 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.57%) vMotion
5 2 (3.57%) WSUS
6 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (92.86%) VMware
2 34 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Cisco
3 16 (28.57%) Symantec
4 13 (23.21%) Citrix
5 12 (21.43%) NetApp
6 10 (17.86%) Juniper
7 8 (14.29%) HP
8 6 (10.71%) Dell
8 6 (10.71%) SonicWALL
9 5 (8.93%) Veeam
10 4 (7.14%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
11 3 (5.36%) IBM
12 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
12 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
12 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.79%) Altiris
13 1 (1.79%) AppSense
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