The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 62 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.71% 1.16% 0.86%
As % of the System Software category 22.22% 27.03% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
54 37 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.71% 4.30% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 29 86
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £22,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 September 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +8 8 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Loughborough - 2 - -
Coalville - 1 £29,000 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) SAN
5 8 (53.33%) NetApp
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
5 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
5 8 (53.33%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) SAP
6 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
6 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (20.00%) Veeam
10 3 (20.00%) Retail
10 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 3 (20.00%) MS Office
11 2 (13.33%) MCP
11 2 (13.33%) Linux
11 2 (13.33%) LAN
11 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 2 (13.33%) DNS
11 2 (13.33%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Capacity Management
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (46.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCDP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) vCloud
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) NetApp
4 7 (46.67%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Veeam
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco
6 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) Citrix
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Sun
7 1 (6.67%) Trend Micro
7 1 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (6.67%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee
7 1 (6.67%) Kaspersky
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago