The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 65 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.30% 1.22% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 12.66% 11.59% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 6
Average salary £62,000 £38,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.03% -23.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £33,050 £48,750
10% offered a salary of more than £71,050 £43,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
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
79 69 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.30% 10.52% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 67 62 39
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £29,646
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £45,254
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) EMC
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (50.00%) IaaS
4 5 (50.00%) F5
4 5 (50.00%) SaaS
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Windows

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) DHCP
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Network Security
3 6 (60.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) XenApp
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (10.00%) SCCM
4 1 (10.00%) SCOM
4 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) EMC
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) F5
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Symantec
6 3 (30.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) NetApp
7 2 (20.00%) Sophos
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £76000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago