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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 156 130 150
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 26 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.69% 1.25% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 9.59% 12.62% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 22
Average salary £38,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
271 325 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.18% 9.95% 11.02%
Number of salaries quoted 222 275 341
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,700 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 August 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 August 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
Leicestershire +5 10 £35,000 -24.32% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 8 £36,500 -2.66% 3
Northamptonshire -16 7 £62,500 +25.00%
Lincolnshire +13 2 - -
Derbyshire -21 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 70 (100.00%) VMware
2 61 (87.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (71.43%) Windows
4 46 (65.71%) Citrix
5 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
6 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
6 32 (45.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 29 (41.43%) SAN
8 28 (40.00%) HP
8 28 (40.00%) XenApp
9 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (38.57%) NetApp
10 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
11 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
12 24 (34.29%) Cisco
13 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (27.14%) Citrix Certification
15 19 (27.14%) SQL
15 19 (27.14%) PowerShell
15 19 (27.14%) XenDesktop
16 18 (25.71%) VCAP
16 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
17 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
17 17 (24.29%) DNS
18 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
18 16 (22.86%) MCTS
18 16 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (21.43%) XenServer

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (20.00%) IIS
5 10 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (7.14%) Lync
8 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.43%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) SAN
2 17 (24.29%) DNS
3 14 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (17.14%) NetScaler
4 12 (17.14%) DHCP
5 11 (15.71%) Firewall
6 8 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (8.57%) Internet
9 5 (7.14%) NetScreen
9 5 (7.14%) Wireless
10 4 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.86%) NAS
12 2 (2.86%) VoIP
13 1 (1.43%) WAN
13 1 (1.43%) LAN
13 1 (1.43%) VPN
13 1 (1.43%) MPLS
13 1 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (1.43%) German Language
1 1 (1.43%) Back Office
1 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Consultant
2 16 (22.86%) Support Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.86%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (12.86%) VMware Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) FlexPod Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Clustering
2 7 (10.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.43%) Celerra
3 1 (1.43%) Replication
3 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 50 (71.43%) Windows
2 27 (38.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (31.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (24.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.71%) Windows 8
6 10 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 9 (12.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 7 (10.00%) Linux
10 5 (7.14%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 14 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (11.43%) Problem Management
3 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (10.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (4.29%) Logistics
6 3 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.43%) Project Management
7 1 (1.43%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.43%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.43%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.43%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.43%) Change Control
7 1 (1.43%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) SQL
1 19 (27.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (45.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 23 (32.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (27.14%) Citrix Certification
4 18 (25.71%) VCAP
5 16 (22.86%) MCTS
6 14 (20.00%) CCA
7 13 (18.57%) CCEE
8 12 (17.14%) MCITP
8 12 (17.14%) MCSE
9 11 (15.71%) VCDX
10 9 (12.86%) NCDA
11 8 (11.43%) NCIE
12 7 (10.00%) VTSP
12 7 (10.00%) VCP5
13 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (7.14%) VCP4
14 4 (5.71%) CCIA
14 4 (5.71%) MCSA
14 4 (5.71%) CCNA
15 2 (2.86%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (87.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 28 (40.00%) XenApp
4 25 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 19 (27.14%) XenDesktop
6 15 (21.43%) XenServer
7 11 (15.71%) VMware ESX
7 11 (15.71%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (12.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (7.14%) Terminal Services
9 5 (7.14%) vCloud
10 2 (2.86%) UAG
11 1 (1.43%) ISA Server
11 1 (1.43%) Terminal Server
11 1 (1.43%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.43%) KVM
11 1 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (18.57%) SCCM
2 7 (10.00%) SCOM
3 6 (8.57%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
5 3 (4.29%) XenMobile
6 2 (2.86%) WSUS
7 1 (1.43%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) VMware
2 46 (65.71%) Citrix
3 41 (58.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (40.00%) HP
5 27 (38.57%) NetApp
6 24 (34.29%) Cisco
7 9 (12.86%) Dell
7 9 (12.86%) EMC
8 8 (11.43%) AppSense
8 8 (11.43%) McAfee
9 6 (8.57%) Altiris
9 6 (8.57%) Computacenter
10 5 (7.14%) BMC
10 5 (7.14%) Symantec
11 4 (5.71%) Open-E
12 3 (4.29%) Veeam
13 2 (2.86%) Meraki
13 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.43%) Oracle
14 1 (1.43%) Intel
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