The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 50 55 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.45% 0.23% 1.95%
As % of the System Software category 35.14% 2.50% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £28,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.93%
vSphere
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

System Software Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
37 40 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.97% 9.09% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 29
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Lancashire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Lancashire

vSphere
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 12 £39,250 -
Blackpool - 1 £36,000 -
vSphere
North West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) OpenView
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) BMC
5 5 (38.46%) IBM
5 5 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (38.46%) VB
5 5 (38.46%) Compuware
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
5 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
5 5 (38.46%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (38.46%) Nagios
5 5 (38.46%) SNMP
5 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) RESTful
6 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
6 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) SNMP
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) e-Health
5 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Structured Programming
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) vCloud
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.69%) NDS
5 1 (7.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (38.46%) Nagios
1 5 (38.46%) OpenView
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) BMC
2 5 (38.46%) Compuware
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) CA
3 4 (30.77%) Dynatrace
3 4 (30.77%) Nimsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft