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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.15% 1.14% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 21.43% 7.84% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
42 102 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.37% 14.49% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 100 62
Average salary £30,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +3 3 £33,750 -25.00%
Lutterworth - 2 £26,500 -
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (80.95%) SAN
3 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
6 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
7 11 (52.38%) DNS
7 11 (52.38%) HP
8 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
9 9 (42.86%) Citrix
9 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (42.86%) XenApp
9 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
10 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
10 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
11 6 (28.57%) VBScript
11 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 6 (28.57%) DHCP
11 6 (28.57%) Dell
11 6 (28.57%) Firewall
11 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (28.57%) SCCM
11 6 (28.57%) SCOM
11 6 (28.57%) Data Protection

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (23.81%) IIS
4 4 (19.05%) Lync
5 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) SAN
2 11 (52.38%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) DNS
3 7 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 6 (28.57%) DHCP
4 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 5 (23.81%) Internet
5 5 (23.81%) NetScreen
6 4 (19.05%) Wireless
6 4 (19.05%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.76%) Back Office
1 1 (4.76%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Network Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Vista
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 6 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 6 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) CCEE
4 1 (4.76%) CCAA
4 1 (4.76%) CCIA
4 1 (4.76%) VCAP
4 1 (4.76%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) XenApp
4 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.76%) XenServer
7 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) HP
4 9 (42.86%) Citrix
5 6 (28.57%) Dell
6 5 (23.81%) Altiris
7 4 (19.05%) NetApp
7 4 (19.05%) Open-E
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco
8 1 (4.76%) Lotus
8 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.76%) DataCore
8 1 (4.76%) Cognizant
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