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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 128 168 153
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -15
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 41 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.24% 0.46% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 9.23% 5.18% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 37 14 15
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,300 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £41,750 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
444 328 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.43% 8.95% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 368 250 271
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,177 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the East Midlands region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +14 22 £62,500 +86.56% 2
Nottinghamshire +17 13 £32,250 +24.03% 2
Derbyshire +24 2 £22,250 -
Northamptonshire +12 1 £41,500 -12.63%
Lincolnshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 52 (75.36%) Active Directory
4 48 (69.57%) Windows
5 44 (63.77%) ITIL
6 41 (59.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (52.17%) Windows Server
8 34 (49.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (44.93%) SAN
10 28 (40.58%) MS Exchange
10 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (34.78%) Cisco
12 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 23 (33.33%) Business Continuity
13 22 (31.88%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (30.43%) Service Delivery
14 21 (30.43%) MS Office
14 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (28.99%) Citrix
16 19 (27.54%) Degree
17 18 (26.09%) Office 365
17 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
18 17 (24.64%) Line Management
18 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
18 17 (24.64%) MCSE
19 16 (23.19%) DNS
19 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (23.19%) HP
19 16 (23.19%) CCNA
19 16 (23.19%) NetApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 28 (40.58%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.25%) IIS
6 4 (5.80%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.45%) Apache
9 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (30.43%) MS Office
2 17 (24.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.09%) Office 365
2 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.80%) IaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 31 (44.93%) SAN
2 16 (23.19%) DNS
3 13 (18.84%) DHCP
4 12 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 10 (14.49%) LAN
6 9 (13.04%) WAN
7 8 (11.59%) Firewall
8 6 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.70%) Internet
8 6 (8.70%) VoIP
9 5 (7.25%) VLAN
10 3 (4.35%) Wireless
11 2 (2.90%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.45%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (1.45%) Broadband
12 1 (1.45%) FCoE
12 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.45%) PBX
12 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.04%) Retail
2 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Infrastructure Support
2 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
2 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 15 (21.74%) Support Manager
3 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) Server Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) VMware Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Exchange Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (10.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Active Directory Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Active Directory Support
6 7 (10.14%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Exchange Support
6 7 (10.14%) Field Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Windows Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) .NET
1 1 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.80%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.80%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.35%) FMCG
6 2 (2.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.45%) Clustering
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.45%) IVR
7 1 (1.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.45%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 48 (69.57%) Windows
2 36 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 28 (40.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (18.84%) Linux
6 6 (8.70%) AIX
6 6 (8.70%) Data ONTAP
6 6 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.70%) Unix
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.80%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.35%) CentOS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) ITIL
2 23 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 22 (31.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (30.43%) Service Delivery
5 17 (24.64%) Line Management
6 16 (23.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (21.74%) ITIL V3
8 10 (14.49%) Asset Management
9 9 (13.04%) Performance Management
9 9 (13.04%) Software Asset Management
9 9 (13.04%) Supplier Management
10 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
11 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.25%) High Availability
12 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity Planning
12 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
12 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
12 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) Perl
3 1 (1.45%) PHP
3 1 (1.45%) VB
3 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (49.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (27.54%) Degree
3 17 (24.64%) MCSE
4 16 (23.19%) CCNA
4 16 (23.19%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (21.74%) MCSA
6 12 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (13.04%) MCDST
8 8 (11.59%) MCP
9 7 (10.14%) CCA
9 7 (10.14%) Citrix Certification
9 7 (10.14%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (10.14%) MCITP
10 6 (8.70%) CCAA
10 6 (8.70%) CCEA
11 4 (5.80%) RHCSA
11 4 (5.80%) VCP5
12 1 (1.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (75.36%) Active Directory
2 41 (59.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.94%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (15.94%) XenApp
4 8 (11.59%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.59%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (11.59%) XenServer
5 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.25%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (7.25%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.90%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.45%) iptables
8 1 (1.45%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.35%) SCOM
2 3 (4.35%) vMotion
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) Cacti
3 1 (1.45%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.45%) Fail2ban
3 1 (1.45%) Linux-HA
3 1 (1.45%) Nagios
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.45%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) VMware
2 57 (82.61%) Microsoft
3 24 (34.78%) Cisco
4 20 (28.99%) Citrix
5 16 (23.19%) HP
5 16 (23.19%) NetApp
6 15 (21.74%) Oracle
7 14 (20.29%) IBM
8 10 (14.49%) Red Hat
9 9 (13.04%) Adobe
10 5 (7.25%) CheckPoint
10 5 (7.25%) SolarWinds
11 4 (5.80%) Riverbed
12 3 (4.35%) EMC
13 2 (2.90%) F5
14 1 (1.45%) Dell
14 1 (1.45%) Fortinet
14 1 (1.45%) MobileIron
14 1 (1.45%) Symantec
14 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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