The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 52 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.87% 2.00% 0.85%
As % of the System Software category 30.23% 20.00% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% +33.33%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
43 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 9.49% 9.98% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 16
Median salary £36,000 £33,500 £36,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -7.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leicester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Leicester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (85.00%) ITIL
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (75.00%) ITIL V3
5 15 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (75.00%) Relational Database
5 15 (75.00%) Line Management
5 15 (75.00%) Oracle
5 15 (75.00%) SLA
5 15 (75.00%) Service Delivery
5 15 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (50.00%) Degree
7 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
7 9 (45.00%) MCDST
7 9 (45.00%) Retail
7 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
7 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
7 9 (45.00%) Performance Management
7 9 (45.00%) IBM
7 9 (45.00%) Adobe
7 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Software Asset Management
8 8 (40.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) SAN
10 3 (15.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (5.00%) Broadband
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LDAP
3 1 (5.00%) PBX
3 1 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 15 (75.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 15 (75.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 15 (75.00%) Support Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Asterisk Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.00%) PBX Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (75.00%) ITIL V3
2 15 (75.00%) Line Management
2 15 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (45.00%) Asset Management
3 9 (45.00%) Business Continuity
3 9 (45.00%) Performance Management
3 9 (45.00%) Software Asset Management
3 9 (45.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Degree
2 9 (45.00%) MCDST
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) iptables
3 1 (5.00%) Openswan
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) Fail2ban
2 1 (5.00%) Linux-HA
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) vMotion
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Oracle
4 9 (45.00%) Adobe
4 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp