The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 154 110 157
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +47
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.72% 1.73% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 9.75% 15.90% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16 42 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
277 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.39% 10.87% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 229 279 310
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
vSphere
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire -13 12 £43,750 +16.66%
Leicestershire -15 10 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Northamptonshire -20 6 £62,500 +30.89% 1
Derbyshire -20 3 £47,500 +7.95%
Lincolnshire +13 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (89.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (69.86%) Windows
4 50 (68.49%) Citrix
5 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
6 36 (49.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 33 (45.21%) Active Directory
7 33 (45.21%) XenApp
8 32 (43.84%) HP
9 31 (42.47%) SAN
10 29 (39.73%) NetApp
10 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (38.36%) Cisco
12 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
12 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (34.25%) Hyper-V
14 22 (30.14%) XenDesktop
14 22 (30.14%) PowerShell
14 22 (30.14%) Citrix Certification
15 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
17 19 (26.03%) DNS
17 19 (26.03%) VCAP
18 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2010
18 18 (24.66%) XenServer
18 18 (24.66%) MCTS
19 17 (23.29%) Incident Management
19 17 (23.29%) IIS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 26 (35.62%) MS Exchange
2 21 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (23.29%) IIS
5 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.11%) Lync
9 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (42.47%) SAN
2 19 (26.03%) DNS
3 16 (21.92%) NetScaler
4 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.07%) DHCP
6 10 (13.70%) Firewall
7 8 (10.96%) Internet
7 8 (10.96%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (9.59%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (6.85%) Wireless
10 4 (5.48%) NetScreen
11 3 (4.11%) iSCSI
11 3 (4.11%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (2.74%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.74%) VoIP
13 1 (1.37%) VPN
13 1 (1.37%) WAN
13 1 (1.37%) LAN
13 1 (1.37%) BGP
13 1 (1.37%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
1 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (34.25%) Consultant
2 14 (19.18%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.81%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (16.44%) Analyst
5 9 (12.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) VMware Consultant
5 9 (12.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) FlexPod Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Consultant
6 8 (10.96%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (9.59%) Storage Consultant
8 6 (8.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Support Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (4.11%) Architect
11 3 (4.11%) Technical Support
11 3 (4.11%) Technical Support Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.74%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Clustering
2 10 (13.70%) FlexPod
3 2 (2.74%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Celerra
3 2 (2.74%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (69.86%) Windows
2 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.07%) Windows 8
6 9 (12.33%) Windows XP
6 9 (12.33%) Linux
6 9 (12.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 8 (10.96%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.48%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Incident Management
2 12 (16.44%) ITIL
3 10 (13.70%) Problem Management
4 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
4 9 (12.33%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (9.59%) Change Management
6 7 (9.59%) Business Continuity
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.11%) Logistics
8 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.37%) Project Management
9 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.37%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.37%) Change Control
9 1 (1.37%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) PowerShell
2 17 (23.29%) SQL
3 8 (10.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (49.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (30.14%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (26.03%) VCAP
5 18 (24.66%) MCTS
6 16 (21.92%) CCEE
7 15 (20.55%) CCA
8 13 (17.81%) MCITP
8 13 (17.81%) NCDA
9 12 (16.44%) VCDX
9 12 (16.44%) NCIE
10 11 (15.07%) MCSE
11 7 (9.59%) VTSP
12 6 (8.22%) VCP5
12 6 (8.22%) CCIA
13 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (6.85%) VCP4
14 4 (5.48%) CCNA
15 3 (4.11%) MCSA
15 3 (4.11%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (89.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (45.21%) Active Directory
2 33 (45.21%) XenApp
3 25 (34.25%) Hyper-V
4 22 (30.14%) XenDesktop
5 18 (24.66%) XenServer
6 12 (16.44%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (16.44%) VMware ESX
7 10 (13.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (8.22%) vCloud
8 6 (8.22%) Terminal Services
9 2 (2.74%) UAG
9 2 (2.74%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (21.92%) SCCM
2 9 (12.33%) SCOM
3 6 (8.22%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.85%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.11%) WSUS
5 3 (4.11%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.37%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) VMware
2 50 (68.49%) Citrix
3 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
4 32 (43.84%) HP
5 29 (39.73%) NetApp
6 28 (38.36%) Cisco
7 15 (20.55%) Dell
8 11 (15.07%) EMC
9 9 (12.33%) AppSense
9 9 (12.33%) McAfee
10 8 (10.96%) Altiris
11 6 (8.22%) Computacenter
11 6 (8.22%) BMC
12 5 (6.85%) Symantec
13 3 (4.11%) IBM
13 3 (4.11%) Veeam
13 3 (4.11%) Open-E
14 2 (2.74%) Meraki
14 2 (2.74%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.74%) Sophos
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