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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 43 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.26% 0.70% 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 14.00% 6.00% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Median salary £62,500 £36,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.61% -7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
50 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 16.13% 11.68% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 42
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £48,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leicester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) NetApp
4 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 9 (56.25%) Windows
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
5 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (37.50%) Fortinet
7 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (37.50%) IVR
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco
7 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
7 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (37.50%) Firewall
7 6 (37.50%) Web Filtering
7 6 (37.50%) IBM PureFlex
7 6 (37.50%) Presales
7 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
7 6 (37.50%) F5
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3

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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (6.25%) PBX
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Architect
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 6 (37.50%) Support Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IBM Storage Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Asterisk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) PBX Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
1 6 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (37.50%) Line Management
1 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (37.50%) Presales
1 6 (37.50%) Service Delivery
1 6 (37.50%) Web Filtering
2 4 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) MCDST
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) iptables
4 1 (6.25%) Openswan
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.25%) Cacti
2 1 (6.25%) Fail2ban
2 1 (6.25%) Linux-HA
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) vMotion
2 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) IBM
4 9 (56.25%) NetApp
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
6 6 (37.50%) F5
6 6 (37.50%) Fortinet
6 6 (37.50%) MobileIron
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe
8 2 (12.50%) Symantec
9 1 (6.25%) HP