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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 70 60
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.14% 3.46% 3.30%
As % of the System Software category 1.41% 32.58% 27.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 14
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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
71 89 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.17% 10.63% 12.03%
Number of salaries quoted 66 85 71
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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
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 29 January 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 +1 1 £37,500 -1.31% 1
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 4 (57.14%) LAN
4 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Replication
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) HP
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 1 (14.29%) WSUS
7 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
7 1 (14.29%) Wireless
7 1 (14.29%) Back Office
7 1 (14.29%) Citrix
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) Linux

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) NetScreen
4 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Server Support
3 4 (57.14%) Server Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 4 (57.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) HP
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Lotus
6 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 1 (14.29%) Open-E
Loughborough, Leicestershire
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