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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 80 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.42% 1.16% 2.58%
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 14.67% 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £36,463
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £40,500 £45,000
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
69 75 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.65% 7.92% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 55 65 58
Average salary £31,250 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.08% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +14 3 £36,000 -7.69%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) CCNP
4 1 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (25.00%) CCDP
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) SAS
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) CCDP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (25.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) HP