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

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 122 111 87
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -24
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 28 14 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.12% 0.74% 2.18%
As % of the System Software category 9.33% 6.86% 21.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 32
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £78,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
300 204 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.04% 10.85% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 181 164 186
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £59,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 28 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Birmingham

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 56 (93.33%) VMware
2 47 (78.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
4 37 (61.67%) WAN
5 35 (58.33%) DHCP
5 35 (58.33%) LAN
6 34 (56.67%) DNS
7 33 (55.00%) MS Exchange
7 33 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 30 (50.00%) SLA
9 28 (46.67%) VPN
9 28 (46.67%) Validation
10 25 (41.67%) assyst
10 25 (41.67%) SCOM
10 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
11 23 (38.33%) Windows
11 23 (38.33%) Mimecast
12 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
13 21 (35.00%) C
13 21 (35.00%) Symantec
13 21 (35.00%) Norton AntiVirus
14 20 (33.33%) Firewall
15 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (30.00%) Citrix
17 14 (23.33%) SAN
17 14 (23.33%) NetApp
17 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
18 13 (21.67%) Cisco
19 12 (20.00%) MS Excel

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 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 33 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 3 (5.00%) SAS
5 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (41.67%) assyst
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.33%) Mimecast
2 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.67%) Office 365
4 4 (6.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (61.67%) WAN
2 35 (58.33%) DHCP
2 35 (58.33%) LAN
3 34 (56.67%) DNS
4 28 (46.67%) VPN
5 25 (41.67%) TCP/IP
6 20 (33.33%) Firewall
7 14 (23.33%) SAN
8 11 (18.33%) NetScaler
9 8 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (11.67%) IPv4
11 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (10.00%) Network Security
11 6 (10.00%) VoIP
12 4 (6.67%) MPLS
12 4 (6.67%) NAS
12 4 (6.67%) Skype
12 4 (6.67%) Wireless
12 4 (6.67%) WLAN
12 4 (6.67%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (5.00%) Law
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 22 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Network Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Citrix Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) VMware Consultant
6 6 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Support
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.33%) Field Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Server Support
9 2 (3.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) JSON
1 1 (1.67%) RESTful
1 1 (1.67%) SOAP
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (10.00%) Linux
8 4 (6.67%) Unix
9 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.67%) Android
10 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Validation
2 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.33%) Presales
3 5 (8.33%) Use Case
4 4 (6.67%) Migration
4 4 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 4 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 3 (5.00%) BCP
5 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (5.00%) Change Control
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL
5 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 2 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.33%) Web Filtering
7 1 (1.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.67%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.67%) DevOps
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) C
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (11.67%) CCNA
2 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.00%) CCNP
3 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) VCAP
4 5 (8.33%) MCSA
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
4 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (78.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (63.33%) Active Directory
3 11 (18.33%) XenApp
4 8 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (13.33%) XenDesktop
5 6 (10.00%) vCloud
6 4 (6.67%) XenServer
7 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.67%) Docker
8 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (41.67%) SCOM
2 21 (35.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (11.67%) EdgeSight
4 6 (10.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (93.33%) VMware
2 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (35.00%) Symantec
4 18 (30.00%) Citrix
5 14 (23.33%) NetApp
6 13 (21.67%) Cisco
7 8 (13.33%) HP
8 6 (10.00%) Dell
8 6 (10.00%) Juniper
9 5 (8.33%) SonicWALL
9 5 (8.33%) Veeam
10 4 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (6.67%) Altiris
10 4 (6.67%) AppSense
10 4 (6.67%) Ruckus Wireless
11 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.67%) Sage
11 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.67%) SolidFire
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago