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

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 109 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 31 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.33% 1.28% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 10.13% 10.20% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 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 £28,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £55,000
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
306 255 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.10% 12.56% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 245 229 183
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 26 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 39 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
4 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 32 (59.26%) MS Exchange
5 30 (55.56%) Windows
5 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 29 (53.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (50.00%) WAN
8 26 (48.15%) DHCP
8 26 (48.15%) DNS
9 25 (46.30%) LAN
10 23 (42.59%) SLA
10 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (40.74%) VPN
12 21 (38.89%) Firewall
13 19 (35.19%) Validation
14 17 (31.48%) assyst
14 17 (31.48%) SCOM
14 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
14 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (29.63%) Mimecast
15 16 (29.63%) C
15 16 (29.63%) SAN
15 16 (29.63%) Symantec
15 16 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
16 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
17 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
18 11 (20.37%) Cisco

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 32 (59.26%) MS Exchange
2 29 (53.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (31.48%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.11%) IIS
4 6 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (5.56%) SAS
7 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (31.48%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (29.63%) Mimecast
2 7 (12.96%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Office 365
4 4 (7.41%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) WAN
2 26 (48.15%) DHCP
2 26 (48.15%) DNS
3 25 (46.30%) LAN
4 22 (40.74%) VPN
5 21 (38.89%) Firewall
6 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
7 16 (29.63%) SAN
8 8 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
9 7 (12.96%) NetScaler
10 6 (11.11%) Skype
10 6 (11.11%) VoIP
11 5 (9.26%) IPv4
11 5 (9.26%) Network Security
12 4 (7.41%) IPsec
12 4 (7.41%) MPLS
12 4 (7.41%) NAS
12 4 (7.41%) Wireless
12 4 (7.41%) WLAN
12 4 (7.41%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (5.56%) Law
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Consultant
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Network Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.70%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Server Support
7 2 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Handset
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (55.56%) Windows
1 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 23 (42.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 8
6 6 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Unix
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) Validation
2 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 6 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (9.26%) Migration
5 5 (9.26%) Presales
6 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.41%) Web Filtering
7 3 (5.56%) BCP
7 3 (5.56%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.56%) Change Control
7 3 (5.56%) Project Management
7 3 (5.56%) Use Case
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) C
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (7.41%) VCAP
3 3 (5.56%) CCNP
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.56%) MCSA
3 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (42.59%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (72.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (70.37%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.96%) XenApp
5 5 (9.26%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.41%) vCloud
6 4 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.41%) XenServer
7 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) SCOM
2 16 (29.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (7.41%) vRealize
4 3 (5.56%) EdgeSight
5 2 (3.70%) vMotion
5 2 (3.70%) WSUS
6 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 50 (92.59%) VMware
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.63%) Symantec
4 11 (20.37%) Cisco
5 10 (18.52%) Citrix
5 10 (18.52%) NetApp
6 8 (14.81%) HP
6 8 (14.81%) Veeam
7 6 (11.11%) Dell
7 6 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 5 (9.26%) Juniper
9 4 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (7.41%) Ruckus Wireless
10 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
10 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.85%) Altiris
11 1 (1.85%) AppSense
11 1 (1.85%) IBM
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