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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 155 153 121
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 27 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.72% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category 6.71% 8.65% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 33
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £27,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
283 312 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.31% 8.35% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 225 255 272
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,256
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Leicestershire +11 12 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 6 £37,500 -1.96% 1
Derbyshire -9 5 £30,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (93.18%) VMware
2 40 (90.91%) Windows
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 20 (45.45%) SharePoint
6 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (36.36%) ITIL
8 16 (36.36%) SAN
9 14 (31.82%) DNS
9 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (31.82%) Firewall
10 13 (29.55%) Cisco
10 13 (29.55%) HP
11 12 (27.27%) DHCP
12 11 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
12 11 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
13 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (20.45%) SQL
14 9 (20.45%) Linux
14 9 (20.45%) LAN
14 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
15 8 (18.18%) NetApp
15 8 (18.18%) Finance
16 7 (15.91%) Retail
16 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (15.91%) SAP
16 7 (15.91%) Veeam

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 20 (45.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.36%) Lync
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
5 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) SAS
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) SaaS
3 2 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) SAN
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 14 (31.82%) DNS
3 12 (27.27%) DHCP
4 9 (20.45%) LAN
5 6 (13.64%) WAN
5 6 (13.64%) VLAN
6 5 (11.36%) VPN
7 4 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.82%) NAS
9 2 (4.55%) Wireless
9 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
9 2 (4.55%) OSPF
9 2 (4.55%) BGP
9 2 (4.55%) EIGRP
10 1 (2.27%) VoIP
10 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Retail
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%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Support Technician
3 5 (11.36%) Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Server Support
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Server Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support
5 2 (4.55%) IT Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Head of Operations
5 2 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LAMP
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 40 (90.91%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (20.45%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) CentOS
6 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (6.82%) VyOS
7 3 (6.82%) AIX
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Capacity Management
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (15.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (11.36%) Change Management
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) ETL
6 2 (4.55%) ERP
6 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.27%) Network Management
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) People Management
7 1 (2.27%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (13.64%) MCSE
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.36%) CCNP
5 3 (6.82%) VCP5
6 2 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCNA
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%) CCAA
7 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.55%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) XenServer
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.27%) vCloud
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
1 6 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.27%) SCSM
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (93.18%) VMware
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco
3 13 (29.55%) HP
4 8 (18.18%) NetApp
5 7 (15.91%) Veeam
5 7 (15.91%) SAP
6 6 (13.64%) Dell
7 5 (11.36%) Citrix
7 5 (11.36%) IBM
8 4 (9.09%) Sun
9 3 (6.82%) Google
9 3 (6.82%) Acronis
9 3 (6.82%) Vyatta
10 2 (4.55%) Juniper
11 1 (2.27%) Kaspersky
11 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro
11 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.27%) Apple
11 1 (2.27%) Symantec
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Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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