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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 147 138 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -41
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 44 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.76% 1.19% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 6.96% 11.80% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 55
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £44,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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
388 373 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.95% 10.07% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 315 322 263
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +10 13 £47,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire -11 8 £21,000 -50.58%
Leicestershire +10 3 £36,000 -7.69%
Derbyshire 0 2 £39,000 -25.71%
Lincolnshire -9 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 37 (88.10%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
4 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 19 (45.24%) Cisco
7 18 (42.86%) DNS
8 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
8 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (38.10%) DHCP
10 15 (35.71%) Firewall
11 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (28.57%) Office 365
12 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
12 12 (28.57%) MS Office
12 12 (28.57%) ITIL
13 11 (26.19%) Linux
13 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (26.19%) SAN
14 9 (21.43%) Finance
14 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (19.05%) SQL
15 8 (19.05%) MCSE
15 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 8 (19.05%) SCCM
15 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
16 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
16 7 (16.67%) Migration
16 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
16 7 (16.67%) CCNP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.29%) IIS
3 6 (14.29%) Lync
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.90%) Apache
5 4 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.38%) nginx
6 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.38%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Office 365
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon S3
2 5 (11.90%) SaaS
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (42.86%) DNS
2 16 (38.10%) DHCP
3 15 (35.71%) Firewall
4 11 (26.19%) SAN
5 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.90%) NAS
6 5 (11.90%) VLAN
6 5 (11.90%) LAN
7 4 (9.52%) WAN
7 4 (9.52%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.76%) VoIP
8 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
9 1 (2.38%) Wireless
9 1 (2.38%) MPLS
9 1 (2.38%) OSPF
9 1 (2.38%) BGP
9 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (2.38%) Local Government
5 1 (2.38%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.19%) Support Technician
2 7 (16.67%) IT Support
2 7 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 5 (11.90%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Consultant
4 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Head of Operations
6 2 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Applications Support Technician
7 1 (2.38%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) LAMP
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) iSeries
2 1 (2.38%) Handset
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (26.19%) Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.76%) UNIX
7 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.38%) AIX
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.38%) Line Management
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) Product Management
7 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.38%) Change Control
7 1 (2.38%) Logistics
7 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (19.05%) MCSE
3 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (16.67%) CCNP
5 4 (9.52%) CCNA
5 4 (9.52%) VCP5
6 2 (4.76%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) MCITP
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
7 1 (2.38%) CCAA
7 1 (2.38%) MCDST
7 1 (2.38%) MCTS
7 1 (2.38%) CCDP
7 1 (2.38%) CCA
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.38%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 7 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (9.52%) XenApp
7 2 (4.76%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.38%) vCloud
8 1 (2.38%) XenServer
8 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) WSUS
3 3 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.38%) SCSM
5 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) Cisco
4 7 (16.67%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) Google
5 5 (11.90%) HP
6 4 (9.52%) Dell
7 3 (7.14%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.76%) Symantec
8 2 (4.76%) Sun
8 2 (4.76%) NetApp
8 2 (4.76%) Veritas
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) Mitel
9 1 (2.38%) Lotus
9 1 (2.38%) Cognizant
9 1 (2.38%) McAfee
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