The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 48 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.30% - 2.06%
As % of the System Software category 1.54% - 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 9
Median salary £32,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

System Software Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
65 37 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.40% 9.05% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 56
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -28.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Liverpool region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Liverpool

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DSL
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) VPLS
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Cacti
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec