The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 141 139 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 31 51 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.85% 1.31% 2.17%
As % of the System Software category 7.43% 13.49% 21.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24 44 51
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £33,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -2.94%
vSphere
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
417 378 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.46% 9.72% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 351 320 261
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

vSphere
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

vSphere Salary Trend in the East Midlands

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

vSphere
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +9 12 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Nottinghamshire -22 11 £26,250 -41.66%
Derbyshire +3 5 £34,500 -31.00% 1
Leicestershire +8 3 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Lincolnshire -3 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 48 (94.12%) VMware
2 39 (76.47%) Windows
3 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
4 33 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (47.06%) Cisco
6 21 (41.18%) DNS
6 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) Linux
8 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (31.37%) DHCP
10 15 (29.41%) Firewall
10 15 (29.41%) Finance
11 13 (25.49%) MS Office
11 13 (25.49%) Citrix
11 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (23.53%) Office 365
12 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
13 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
14 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
14 10 (19.61%) SAN
14 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
15 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
15 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
15 9 (17.65%) SQL
15 9 (17.65%) SCCM
16 8 (15.69%) WSUS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.73%) Lync
4 6 (11.76%) IIS
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.84%) Apache
7 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.96%) nginx
8 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.53%) Office 365
2 4 (7.84%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon S3
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (41.18%) DNS
2 16 (31.37%) DHCP
3 15 (29.41%) Firewall
4 10 (19.61%) SAN
5 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.80%) VLAN
7 4 (7.84%) NAS
8 3 (5.88%) WAN
8 3 (5.88%) LAN
9 2 (3.92%) VoIP
9 2 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (3.92%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.96%) Wireless
10 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.96%) VPN
10 1 (1.96%) MPLS
10 1 (1.96%) OSPF
10 1 (1.96%) BGP
10 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Support Technician
2 8 (15.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
3 6 (11.76%) IT Support
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (5.88%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) LAMP
2 1 (1.96%) COM
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Clustering
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Replication
3 1 (1.96%) Handset
3 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Linux
3 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.92%) UNIX
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.73%) Migration
4 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) ETL
7 2 (3.92%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.92%) Line Management
7 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.96%) Logistics
8 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
8 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (15.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (13.73%) MCSE
4 7 (13.73%) CCNP
5 5 (9.80%) VCP5
6 4 (7.84%) CCNA
7 3 (5.88%) Degree
8 2 (3.92%) MCTS
8 2 (3.92%) MCITP
8 2 (3.92%) MCSA
8 2 (3.92%) CCA
8 2 (3.92%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.96%) CCEA
9 1 (1.96%) MCDST
9 1 (1.96%) CCDP
9 1 (1.96%) VCP4
9 1 (1.96%) VCAP
9 1 (1.96%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
4 9 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (15.69%) VMware ESX
6 5 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (9.80%) XenApp
7 4 (7.84%) XenServer
7 4 (7.84%) vCloud
8 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.92%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.92%) Firmware
8 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.96%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 8 (15.69%) WSUS
3 3 (5.88%) SCOM
3 3 (5.88%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.88%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.96%) SCSM
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 48 (94.12%) VMware
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 24 (47.06%) Cisco
4 13 (25.49%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) Google
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.92%) Symantec
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) Cognizant
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle
9 1 (1.96%) McAfee
9 1 (1.96%) Lotus
9 1 (1.96%) Mitel
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