The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 51 63 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.98% 0.90% 2.45%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 16.67% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £29,800 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £39,800 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
vSphere
Leicestershire

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

System Software Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.76% 5.40% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 47
Average salary £33,500 £39,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.18% +8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,830 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Leicester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Veeam
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (14.29%) vCloud
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (14.29%) MCDST
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCDP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) vCloud
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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