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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 123 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 47 21 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.48% 0.66% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 12.40% 4.71% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 47
Average salary £37,846 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
379 446 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.95% 13.97% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 284 399 268
Average salary £37,846 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.68% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
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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
Derbyshire +20 24 £37,846 +35.16% 2
Leicestershire +7 9 £70,000 +43.58%
Lincolnshire - 8 £30,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £32,250 -26.28%
Northamptonshire -2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 49 (92.45%) Windows
3 45 (84.91%) Active Directory
4 36 (67.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (60.38%) Cisco
5 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
5 32 (60.38%) Linux
6 30 (56.60%) Data Centre
7 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (52.83%) Windows Server
7 28 (52.83%) NetApp
8 27 (50.94%) ITIL
9 26 (49.06%) Red Hat
9 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (43.40%) CCNA
11 21 (39.62%) Cisco Nexus
12 19 (35.85%) HP
12 19 (35.85%) Business Continuity
13 18 (33.96%) SolarWinds
13 18 (33.96%) Citrix
13 18 (33.96%) Data ONTAP
14 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
15 14 (26.42%) SAN
16 13 (24.53%) Firewall
17 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (18.87%) IBM
18 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
18 9 (16.98%) F5
19 8 (15.09%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (32.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (11.32%) Skype for Business
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) IBM PureFlex
2 4 (7.55%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (39.62%) Cisco Nexus
2 14 (26.42%) SAN
3 13 (24.53%) Firewall
4 6 (11.32%) DHCP
4 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 6 (11.32%) LAN
4 6 (11.32%) WAN
5 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.66%) VPN
6 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.77%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (3.77%) VLAN
7 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.89%) FCoE
7 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.89%) LDAP
7 1 (1.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.77%) Local Government
1 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Storage Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) VMware Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Administrator
4 9 (16.98%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (13.21%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Server Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) IBM Storage Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Storage Architect
7 4 (7.55%) VMware Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) IVR
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Replication
4 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.77%) FMCG
4 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 32 (60.38%) Linux
3 28 (52.83%) Windows Server
3 28 (52.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (49.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (33.96%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.66%) CentOS
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.89%) Unix
8 1 (1.89%) VyOS
8 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) ITIL
2 19 (35.85%) Business Continuity
3 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
3 7 (13.21%) Presales
4 6 (11.32%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (11.32%) Web Filtering
5 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.55%) High Availability
6 4 (7.55%) Logistics
7 2 (3.77%) BCP
7 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.77%) Data Security
7 2 (3.77%) People Management
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) CCNA
1 23 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (15.09%) MCSA
4 7 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (11.32%) MCSE
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.66%) MCITP
6 3 (5.66%) MCP
6 3 (5.66%) VCP5
7 2 (3.77%) CCA
7 2 (3.77%) CCNP
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.77%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (84.91%) Active Directory
2 36 (67.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (7.55%) XenApp
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 3 (5.66%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (60.38%) Cisco
2 32 (60.38%) Microsoft
3 28 (52.83%) NetApp
4 26 (49.06%) Red Hat
5 19 (35.85%) HP
6 18 (33.96%) Citrix
6 18 (33.96%) SolarWinds
7 10 (18.87%) IBM
8 9 (16.98%) F5
9 6 (11.32%) Fortinet
9 6 (11.32%) MobileIron
10 4 (7.55%) Symantec
11 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
11 3 (5.66%) Veeam
12 2 (3.77%) Dell
12 2 (3.77%) Juniper
12 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
13 1 (1.89%) EMC
13 1 (1.89%) Intel
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