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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.59% 0.41% 1.46%
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 3.66% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +28.20%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
East Midlands

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

System Software Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 82 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.67% 11.29% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 72 64 66
Median salary £35,000 £37,300 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.16% +14.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,800 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicestershire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Leicestershire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +11 2 £47,500 -5.00%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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

1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) NetApp
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
3 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) IVR
4 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
4 6 (46.15%) Web Filtering
4 6 (46.15%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (46.15%) MobileIron
4 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (46.15%) IBM PureFlex
4 6 (46.15%) Presales
5 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) VoIP
6 3 (23.08%) CentOS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) IBM Storage Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Storage Architect
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Asterisk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) PBX Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) CentOS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (46.15%) Presales
1 6 (46.15%) Web Filtering
2 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
2 1 (7.69%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PHP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCDST
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) iptables
4 1 (7.69%) Openswan
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) vMotion
2 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) Fail2ban
3 1 (7.69%) Linux-HA
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) NetApp
3 8 (61.54%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) F5
4 6 (46.15%) Fortinet
4 6 (46.15%) MobileIron
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 2 (15.38%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle