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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 162 144 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.92% 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 5.12% 9.91% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 33
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,950 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
293 343 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 8.02% 9.24% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 243 289 257
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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
Northamptonshire -2 5 £46,750 -25.20%
Leicestershire +8 4 £33,500 -14.10%
Nottinghamshire -13 4 £20,000 -50.00%
Derbyshire -8 2 £39,000 -29.09% 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 42 (95.45%) VMware
2 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
4 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (50.00%) Cisco
6 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (45.45%) DNS
8 18 (40.91%) DHCP
9 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
9 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (36.36%) Firewall
11 14 (31.82%) ITIL
11 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
12 13 (29.55%) MS Office
12 13 (29.55%) Office 365
13 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
13 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (25.00%) SAN
14 10 (22.73%) SQL
14 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
15 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
15 9 (20.45%) Linux
15 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (18.18%) MCSE
16 8 (18.18%) LAN
16 8 (18.18%) Finance
16 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (18.18%) SCCM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.64%) IIS
3 6 (13.64%) Lync
3 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.36%) Apache
4 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
5 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Office 365
2 5 (11.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) DNS
2 18 (40.91%) DHCP
3 16 (36.36%) Firewall
4 11 (25.00%) SAN
5 8 (18.18%) LAN
6 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.64%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) VLAN
6 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
7 5 (11.36%) NAS
8 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.55%) Wireless
9 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.55%) VPN
9 2 (4.55%) VoIP
9 2 (4.55%) OSPF
9 2 (4.55%) BGP
9 2 (4.55%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.27%) MPLS
10 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) French Language
3 3 (6.82%) German Language
3 3 (6.82%) Italian Language
3 3 (6.82%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.55%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 7 (15.91%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (15.91%) IT Support
3 5 (11.36%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (6.82%) Server Support
5 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.55%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Handset
4 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (6.82%) ETL
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.27%) Logistics
8 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.27%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (2.27%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.27%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (18.18%) MCSE
3 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (15.91%) CCNP
5 4 (9.09%) CCNA
5 4 (9.09%) VCP5
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
7 1 (2.27%) CCAA
7 1 (2.27%) CCDP
7 1 (2.27%) CCA
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.27%) CCEA
7 1 (2.27%) MCDST
7 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (56.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (47.73%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (9.09%) XenApp
7 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.27%) vCloud
8 1 (2.27%) XenServer
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 5 (11.36%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
3 4 (9.09%) WSUS
4 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.27%) SCSM
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (95.45%) VMware
2 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
3 22 (50.00%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Dell
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix
6 5 (11.36%) IBM
6 5 (11.36%) Google
6 5 (11.36%) Veeam
7 4 (9.09%) Sun
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
8 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.55%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) Lotus
9 1 (2.27%) McAfee
9 1 (2.27%) Mitel
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
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