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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 77 63 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.56% 1.42% 2.35%
As % of the System Software category 5.71% 28.21% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Median salary £49,000 £36,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.24% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £33,500 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £80,000 £50,000
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 Coventry region.

System Software Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
70 39 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 9.85% 5.03% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 79
Median salary £42,578 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.65% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

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 29 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Coventry

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 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 Coventry region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) XenApp
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) MPLS
4 8 (57.14%) BGP
4 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 7 (50.00%) SLA
6 6 (42.86%) Symantec
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (42.86%) Windows
6 6 (42.86%) Network Design
6 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
6 6 (42.86%) SaaS

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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) IaaS
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (64.29%) DHCP
2 9 (64.29%) MPLS
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (57.14%) BGP
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (57.14%) EIGRP
3 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Network Security
3 8 (57.14%) VPN
4 7 (50.00%) DNS
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (7.14%) IPsec
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
6 1 (7.14%) NAS
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Network Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Server Support
2 1 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (14.29%) MCITP
4 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 2 (14.29%) MCSE
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) XenDesktop
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
3 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
5 1 (7.14%) SCCM
5 1 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
5 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) F5
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Symantec
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) Sophos
7 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Veeam