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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 143 146 126
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 28 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.81% 1.22% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 8.14% 10.92% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 28
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,000 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
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
344 403 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.94% 11.18% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 306 311 261
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +21 19 £41,250 -17.50%
Leicestershire -5 3 £27,500 -24.65% 3
Northamptonshire -15 3 £40,000 +29.03%
Derbyshire +13 2 £43,500 -0.57%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 53 (92.98%) VMware
2 44 (77.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (61.40%) Windows
4 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.11%) Citrix
6 20 (35.09%) SAN
7 19 (33.33%) Cisco
8 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
9 17 (29.82%) NetApp
10 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (26.32%) XenApp
11 14 (24.56%) DNS
12 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
13 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
13 11 (19.30%) Linux
13 11 (19.30%) ITIL
14 10 (17.54%) CCA
14 10 (17.54%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (17.54%) Finance
14 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
14 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (15.79%) NetScaler
15 9 (15.79%) CCEE
15 9 (15.79%) vCloud
15 9 (15.79%) XenDesktop
15 9 (15.79%) XenMobile
15 9 (15.79%) Firewall
15 9 (15.79%) HP
15 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.79%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 11 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.02%) Lync
2 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) SAN
2 14 (24.56%) DNS
3 9 (15.79%) DHCP
3 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
3 9 (15.79%) NetScaler
4 5 (8.77%) iSCSI
4 5 (8.77%) WAN
5 4 (7.02%) LAN
5 4 (7.02%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.26%) VoIP
6 3 (5.26%) VPN
6 3 (5.26%) DSL
6 3 (5.26%) NetScreen
7 2 (3.51%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (3.51%) Wireless
8 1 (1.75%) VLAN
8 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) DB2
2 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Support Engineer
1 13 (22.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (21.05%) Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Server Support
5 5 (8.77%) Citrix Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Server Support Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Replication
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (61.40%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (19.30%) Linux
4 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (12.28%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
8 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
9 3 (5.26%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.51%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
4 6 (10.53%) Change Management
5 5 (8.77%) CRM
6 4 (7.02%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.51%) Workflow
8 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.75%) Email Management
9 1 (1.75%) Line Management
9 1 (1.75%) ETL
9 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
1 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.51%) C#
2 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) CCA
1 10 (17.54%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCEE
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (10.53%) MCITP
5 5 (8.77%) Degree
5 5 (8.77%) CCIA
5 5 (8.77%) MCTS
5 5 (8.77%) MCSE
5 5 (8.77%) CCEA
6 2 (3.51%) VCP5
7 1 (1.75%) VCP4
7 1 (1.75%) VCAP
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (77.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 15 (26.32%) XenApp
4 13 (22.81%) Hyper-V
5 9 (15.79%) XenDesktop
5 9 (15.79%) vCloud
6 8 (14.04%) XenServer
7 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
8 5 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (7.02%) Firmware
10 2 (3.51%) KVM
11 1 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.75%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) XenMobile
2 4 (7.02%) EdgeSight
2 4 (7.02%) WSUS
3 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.51%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
5 1 (1.75%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 53 (92.98%) VMware
2 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.11%) Citrix
4 19 (33.33%) Cisco
5 17 (29.82%) NetApp
6 9 (15.79%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) EMC
8 4 (7.02%) CA
8 4 (7.02%) Oracle
8 4 (7.02%) AppSense
8 4 (7.02%) Symantec
9 2 (3.51%) Iron Mountain
9 2 (3.51%) Open-E
9 2 (3.51%) Dell
10 1 (1.75%) Cognizant
10 1 (1.75%) Veeam
10 1 (1.75%) Lotus
10 1 (1.75%) Apple
10 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
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