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 11 July 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 148 115 147
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 29 46 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.78% 1.44% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 10.14% 13.29% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 20
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
286 346 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.73% 10.86% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 243 259 251
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,650 £25,998
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -10 14 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire -18 8 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Northamptonshire -14 6 £62,500 - 1
Derbyshire -8 4 £55,000 +52.77% 2
Lincolnshire +14 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 67 (82.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (77.78%) Citrix
4 58 (71.60%) Windows
5 48 (59.26%) Microsoft
6 44 (54.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 42 (51.85%) XenApp
8 38 (46.91%) HP
9 36 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
10 35 (43.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (41.98%) Cisco
12 33 (40.74%) SAN
13 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (37.04%) MS Exchange
14 29 (35.80%) XenDesktop
15 27 (33.33%) Hyper-V
15 27 (33.33%) PowerShell
15 27 (33.33%) NetApp
16 26 (32.10%) Citrix Certification
17 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2013
17 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
18 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
19 23 (28.40%) SCCM
19 23 (28.40%) NetScaler
20 22 (27.16%) VCAP
20 22 (27.16%) Exchange Server 2010
20 22 (27.16%) XenServer
21 21 (25.93%) IIS
21 21 (25.93%) Dell

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 30 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (27.16%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (25.93%) IIS
5 20 (24.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.47%) Lync
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.74%) SAN
2 23 (28.40%) NetScaler
3 19 (23.46%) TCP/IP
3 19 (23.46%) DNS
4 14 (17.28%) Firewall
5 9 (11.11%) Internet
5 9 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (9.88%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (8.64%) Wireless
7 7 (8.64%) DHCP
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.70%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.70%) WAN
9 3 (3.70%) LAN
9 3 (3.70%) MPLS
9 3 (3.70%) OSPF
9 3 (3.70%) BGP
9 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.47%) BIG-IP
10 2 (2.47%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (19.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Consultant
2 17 (20.99%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (16.05%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 10 (12.35%) VMware Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (9.88%) FlexPod Consultant
7 7 (8.64%) Storage Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.23%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Clustering
2 10 (12.35%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.70%) Celerra
3 3 (3.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 36 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (37.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.05%) Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.64%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Incident Management
2 15 (18.52%) ITIL
3 14 (17.28%) Problem Management
4 10 (12.35%) Data Protection
4 10 (12.35%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (11.11%) Change Management
5 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.64%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.94%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.70%) Logistics
9 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.47%) Project Management
10 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.23%) Change Control
10 1 (1.23%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 17 (20.99%) SQL
3 11 (13.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (54.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 35 (43.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (32.10%) Citrix Certification
4 22 (27.16%) VCAP
5 20 (24.69%) CCEE
5 20 (24.69%) MCTS
6 17 (20.99%) MCITP
7 16 (19.75%) CCA
8 15 (18.52%) NCDA
8 15 (18.52%) MCSE
9 14 (17.28%) VCDX
10 13 (16.05%) NCIE
11 10 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (11.11%) CCIA
12 9 (11.11%) CCNA
13 7 (8.64%) VTSP
14 6 (7.41%) VCP5
14 6 (7.41%) MCSA
15 5 (6.17%) CCEA
15 5 (6.17%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (82.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (51.85%) XenApp
3 35 (43.21%) Active Directory
4 29 (35.80%) XenDesktop
5 27 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 22 (27.16%) XenServer
7 14 (17.28%) VMware ESX
8 11 (13.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (13.58%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (8.64%) vCloud
9 7 (8.64%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.47%) KVM
10 2 (2.47%) Terminal Server
10 2 (2.47%) UAG
11 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.23%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.23%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 23 (28.40%) SCCM
2 15 (18.52%) SCOM
3 7 (8.64%) Backup Exec
4 6 (7.41%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (3.70%) WSUS
5 3 (3.70%) XenMobile
6 2 (2.47%) Foglight
7 1 (1.23%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 81 (100.00%) VMware
2 63 (77.78%) Citrix
3 48 (59.26%) Microsoft
4 38 (46.91%) HP
5 34 (41.98%) Cisco
6 27 (33.33%) NetApp
7 21 (25.93%) Dell
8 14 (17.28%) EMC
9 10 (12.35%) AppSense
9 10 (12.35%) Altiris
10 9 (11.11%) McAfee
11 8 (9.88%) Veeam
12 7 (8.64%) SolarWinds
12 7 (8.64%) BMC
13 6 (7.41%) Computacenter
14 5 (6.17%) Symantec
14 5 (6.17%) IBM
15 4 (4.94%) Fortinet
16 3 (3.70%) F5
16 3 (3.70%) CheckPoint
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 9 days ago