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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 147 130 148
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 42 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.73% 1.30% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 9.51% 12.65% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 25
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
284 332 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.65% 10.24% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 229 283 350
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Leicestershire +8 10 £35,000 -24.32% 2
Nottinghamshire -9 9 £38,250 +5.51% 1
Northamptonshire -18 7 £62,500 +37.36%
Lincolnshire +14 2 - -
Derbyshire -18 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 58 (86.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (70.15%) Windows
4 43 (64.18%) Citrix
5 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
6 31 (46.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
8 28 (41.79%) SAN
9 27 (40.30%) HP
10 26 (38.81%) NetApp
10 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (38.81%) XenApp
11 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
12 23 (34.33%) Cisco
12 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
13 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
15 18 (26.87%) VCAP
15 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2013
15 18 (26.87%) SQL
16 17 (25.37%) Citrix Certification
16 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (25.37%) XenDesktop
17 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
18 15 (22.39%) MCTS
18 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
18 15 (22.39%) DNS
18 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
19 14 (20.90%) XenServer

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 25 (37.31%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (22.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (20.90%) IIS
5 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.46%) Lync
6 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (22.39%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (41.79%) SAN
2 15 (22.39%) DNS
3 13 (19.40%) TCP/IP
4 12 (17.91%) NetScaler
5 10 (14.93%) Firewall
5 10 (14.93%) DHCP
6 8 (11.94%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (10.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.96%) Internet
9 5 (7.46%) NetScreen
9 5 (7.46%) Wireless
10 4 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (4.48%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.99%) NAS
12 2 (2.99%) VoIP
13 1 (1.49%) WAN
13 1 (1.49%) LAN
13 1 (1.49%) MPLS
13 1 (1.49%) OSPF
13 1 (1.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (1.49%) Back Office
1 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.49%) Finance
1 1 (1.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Consultant
2 16 (23.88%) Support Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Analyst
4 9 (13.43%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (13.43%) VMware Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) FlexPod Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Storage Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Support Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.99%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Clustering
2 7 (10.45%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.49%) Replication
3 1 (1.49%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.49%) Celerra
3 1 (1.49%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (70.15%) Windows
2 26 (38.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (31.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (16.42%) Windows 8
6 10 (14.93%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.43%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
9 6 (8.96%) Linux
10 5 (7.46%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Incident Management
2 10 (14.93%) ITIL
3 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
4 7 (10.45%) Data Protection
4 7 (10.45%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (10.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.99%) Logistics
8 1 (1.49%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.49%) Email Management
8 1 (1.49%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.49%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.49%) CRM
8 1 (1.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) PowerShell
2 18 (26.87%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (46.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (26.87%) VCAP
4 17 (25.37%) Citrix Certification
5 15 (22.39%) MCTS
6 13 (19.40%) CCA
7 12 (17.91%) CCEE
8 11 (16.42%) VCDX
8 11 (16.42%) MCITP
9 10 (14.93%) MCSE
10 9 (13.43%) NCDA
11 8 (11.94%) NCIE
12 7 (10.45%) VTSP
12 7 (10.45%) VCP5
13 5 (7.46%) VCP4
14 4 (5.97%) CCIA
15 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (4.48%) CCNA
16 2 (2.99%) CCEA
16 2 (2.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (86.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
3 26 (38.81%) XenApp
4 23 (34.33%) Hyper-V
5 17 (25.37%) XenDesktop
6 14 (20.90%) XenServer
7 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (16.42%) VMware ESX
8 7 (10.45%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (7.46%) vCloud
10 4 (5.97%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.49%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.49%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.49%) KVM
11 1 (1.49%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.49%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (17.91%) SCCM
2 7 (10.45%) SCOM
3 6 (8.96%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.97%) XenMobile
5 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.49%) WSUS
6 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) VMware
2 43 (64.18%) Citrix
3 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
4 27 (40.30%) HP
5 26 (38.81%) NetApp
6 23 (34.33%) Cisco
7 9 (13.43%) Dell
7 9 (13.43%) EMC
8 8 (11.94%) McAfee
9 7 (10.45%) AppSense
10 6 (8.96%) Computacenter
11 5 (7.46%) Symantec
11 5 (7.46%) Altiris
12 4 (5.97%) BMC
12 4 (5.97%) Open-E
13 3 (4.48%) Veeam
14 2 (2.99%) Meraki
14 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
15 1 (1.49%) Oracle
15 1 (1.49%) Lotus
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