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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 76 62 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.29% 1.11% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 3.57% 9.30% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Median salary £37,000 £71,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.07% +18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
56 86 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.12% 11.91% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 72 72
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -24 1 £37,500 -47.36%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) HP
3 16 (76.19%) ITIL
4 11 (52.38%) LAN
4 11 (52.38%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 10 (47.62%) Back Office
5 10 (47.62%) CommVault
5 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
5 10 (47.62%) Windows
5 10 (47.62%) SonicWALL
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL V3
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
7 8 (38.10%) Capacity Management
7 8 (38.10%) Supplier Management
8 7 (33.33%) Retail
8 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
8 7 (33.33%) Wireless
9 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (28.57%) MPLS
9 6 (28.57%) Motorola
9 6 (28.57%) Dell
9 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software

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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
3 3 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
1 11 (52.38%) LAN
1 11 (52.38%) WAN
2 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) Wireless
3 6 (28.57%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Back Office
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Infrastructure Support
2 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
5 5 (23.81%) Support Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall Support
6 4 (19.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) Network Support
6 4 (19.05%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.76%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL V3
3 8 (38.10%) Capacity Management
3 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 8 (38.10%) Supplier Management
4 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Business Continuity
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 1 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) HP
3 11 (52.38%) Cisco
4 10 (47.62%) CheckPoint
4 10 (47.62%) CommVault
4 10 (47.62%) SonicWALL
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 6 (28.57%) Dell
7 6 (28.57%) Motorola
8 4 (19.05%) Symantec
9 1 (4.76%) EMC
9 1 (4.76%) Veeam