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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.94% 1.51% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 12.28% 13.33% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 9
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,350 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
57 75 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.69% 11.31% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 45 54 41
Median salary £38,500 £29,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.75% -5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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 25 September 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 -10 4 £34,000 -24.44%
Lutterworth - 2 £42,500 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 21 (87.50%) ITIL
4 17 (70.83%) Line Management
5 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 15 (62.50%) Oracle
6 15 (62.50%) SLA
6 15 (62.50%) Service Delivery
6 15 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (62.50%) ITIL V3
6 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
7 11 (45.83%) Degree
8 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
9 9 (37.50%) Adobe
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (37.50%) IBM
9 9 (37.50%) Retail
9 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
9 9 (37.50%) Supplier Management
9 9 (37.50%) MCDST
9 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
9 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
9 9 (37.50%) Software Asset Management
10 8 (33.33%) MS Office
10 8 (33.33%) Windows
11 6 (25.00%) HP
12 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
12 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Broadband
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) VoIP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (62.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 15 (62.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 15 (62.50%) Infrastructure Support Manager
2 15 (62.50%) Support Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) IT Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) CentOS
5 1 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) ITIL
2 17 (70.83%) Line Management
3 15 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (62.50%) ITIL V3
3 15 (62.50%) Service Delivery
4 9 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 9 (37.50%) Business Continuity
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
4 9 (37.50%) Software Asset Management
4 9 (37.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 9 (37.50%) MCDST
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (62.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) vMotion
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (95.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (62.50%) Oracle
4 9 (37.50%) Adobe
4 9 (37.50%) IBM
5 6 (25.00%) HP
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam