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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank - 66 57
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.25% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category - 13.46% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Median salary - £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
30 52 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.43% 9.30% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 34
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,450 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) VCE vBlock
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) Check Point Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Brocade
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Hitachi
1 2 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 2 (100.00%) VMware