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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 55 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.71% 1.76% 0.26%
As % of the System Software category 19.44% 15.56% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Median salary £42,500 £70,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +86.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
36 45 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.78% 11.34% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 42
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,150 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 23 January 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leicester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) HP
3 16 (88.89%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) CommVault
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 10 (55.56%) Cisco
4 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 10 (55.56%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) Back Office
4 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
4 10 (55.56%) ITIL V3
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 8 (44.44%) Supplier Management
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Capacity Management
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (38.89%) Retail
6 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 7 (38.89%) NetApp
7 6 (33.33%) MPLS
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) Motorola
7 6 (33.33%) Dell
7 6 (33.33%) Wireless
7 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

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 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) IaaS
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Firewall
1 10 (55.56%) LAN
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
3 6 (33.33%) MPLS
3 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 10 (55.56%) Back Office
2 7 (38.89%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 9 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Firewall Support
4 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Network Support
4 4 (22.22%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) ITIL V3
3 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Supplier Management
4 7 (38.89%) Capacity Management
5 6 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Business Continuity
7 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.11%) Coaching
8 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) CommVault
3 10 (55.56%) SonicWALL
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (38.89%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) Dell
6 6 (33.33%) Motorola
7 4 (22.22%) Symantec