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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 46 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 15 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.73% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 48.39% 2.08% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
31 48 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 7.71% 11.37% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 27 45 32
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -31.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 3 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 Leicester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) ITIL
3 17 (68.00%) HP
4 16 (64.00%) ITIL V3
5 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (48.00%) Supplier Management
7 11 (44.00%) Firewall
8 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
8 10 (40.00%) Back Office
8 10 (40.00%) Retail
8 10 (40.00%) Cisco
8 10 (40.00%) CommVault
8 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
8 10 (40.00%) LAN
8 10 (40.00%) WAN
8 10 (40.00%) SonicWALL
9 9 (36.00%) Windows
10 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
10 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
11 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
11 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (28.00%) SAN
11 7 (28.00%) NetApp
11 7 (28.00%) Wireless
12 6 (24.00%) Motorola
12 6 (24.00%) MPLS

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 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (20.00%) IaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 10 (40.00%) LAN
2 10 (40.00%) WAN
3 7 (28.00%) SAN
3 7 (28.00%) Wireless
4 6 (24.00%) MPLS
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
5 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (40.00%) Back Office
1 10 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 9 (36.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Support Manager
4 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Network Support
5 4 (16.00%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) ITIL
2 16 (64.00%) ITIL V3
3 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (48.00%) Supplier Management
4 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (32.00%) Business Continuity
5 8 (32.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (28.00%) Capacity Management
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (24.00%) Line Management
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (16.00%) Asset Management
9 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
9 4 (16.00%) Software Asset Management
10 2 (8.00%) Coaching
10 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
10 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 1 (4.00%) Change Management
11 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.00%) MCDST
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) HP
3 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (40.00%) Cisco
4 10 (40.00%) CommVault
4 10 (40.00%) SonicWALL
5 7 (28.00%) NetApp
6 6 (24.00%) Dell
6 6 (24.00%) Motorola
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 4 (16.00%) Adobe
7 4 (16.00%) IBM
7 4 (16.00%) Symantec