The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 69 71 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.17% 0.27% 1.79%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% 3.39% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 10
Median salary £65,000 £36,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.31% -5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £35,250 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £37,250 £39,550
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 59 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 12.11% 7.98% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 86 48 90
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Coventry

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 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 Coventry region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 11 (84.62%) XenApp
3 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 10 (76.92%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
4 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 9 (69.23%) DNS
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco
4 9 (69.23%) DHCP
4 9 (69.23%) MPLS
4 9 (69.23%) BGP
4 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
4 9 (69.23%) EMC
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
4 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
4 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (61.54%) IaaS
5 8 (61.54%) SaaS
5 8 (61.54%) F5
5 8 (61.54%) CCIE
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) SLA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) IaaS
1 8 (61.54%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) SAN
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) BGP
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (69.23%) DHCP
3 9 (69.23%) DNS
3 9 (69.23%) EIGRP
3 9 (69.23%) MPLS
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) NetBackup Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) XenApp
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Hyper-V
3 9 (69.23%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) EMC
3 8 (61.54%) F5
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Sophos
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam