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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 59 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.78% 0.30% 0.65%
As % of the System Software category 32.20% 2.70% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 5
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
59 74 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.63% 11.20% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 58
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,250 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +8 15 £42,500 +25.92%
Loughborough - 1 £50,000 -
Lutterworth - 1 £42,500 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (82.76%) ITIL
3 22 (75.86%) HP
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
5 15 (51.72%) Windows
6 13 (44.83%) ITIL V3
7 12 (41.38%) Firewall
8 11 (37.93%) LAN
8 11 (37.93%) WAN
8 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
9 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
9 10 (34.48%) Supplier Management
9 10 (34.48%) SonicWALL
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco
9 10 (34.48%) SAN
9 10 (34.48%) CommVault
9 10 (34.48%) NetApp
9 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
9 10 (34.48%) Back Office
10 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
10 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (27.59%) Retail
11 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
11 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
11 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
11 8 (27.59%) Wireless

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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (24.14%) IaaS
3 6 (20.69%) Office 365
4 3 (10.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Firewall
2 11 (37.93%) LAN
2 11 (37.93%) WAN
3 10 (34.48%) SAN
4 8 (27.59%) Wireless
5 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.69%) MPLS
7 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) DNS
8 1 (3.45%) Broadband
8 1 (3.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (34.48%) Back Office
2 8 (27.59%) Retail
3 4 (13.79%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Infrastructure Support
2 11 (37.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Analyst
4 6 (20.69%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) IT Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) VMware Support Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Firewall Support
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (20.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) ITIL
2 13 (44.83%) ITIL V3
3 10 (34.48%) Capacity Management
3 10 (34.48%) Supplier Management
4 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
5 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) Business Continuity
7 5 (17.24%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (13.79%) Service Management
9 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team Management
10 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.90%) Coaching
10 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.90%) Software Asset Management
10 2 (6.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.90%) MCDST
3 2 (6.90%) MCP
3 2 (6.90%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCITP
4 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 4 (13.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) HP
3 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) CheckPoint
4 10 (34.48%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) CommVault
4 10 (34.48%) NetApp
4 10 (34.48%) SonicWALL
5 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 6 (20.69%) Motorola
6 4 (13.79%) Symantec
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
8 2 (6.90%) Adobe
8 2 (6.90%) EMC
8 2 (6.90%) IBM
8 2 (6.90%) Veeam