The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 73 68 82
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.29% 1.37% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 4.55% 13.43% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
West 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 Staffordshire region.

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 67 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.43% 10.18% 6.66%
Number of salaries quoted 36 59 47
Median salary £28,812 £31,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £44,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Staffordshire

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) VLAN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Network Security
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Information Management
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) NetApp
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago