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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.33% - -
As % of the System Software category 5.71% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
35 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.69% 9.10% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 38
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £19,776
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
Tamworth - 2 £41,500 -
vSphere
West Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Information Management
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Dell
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
4 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Dell KACE
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) QMS
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco

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 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (42.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Information Systems Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support
1 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Information Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (42.86%) QMS
2 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Dell KACE
3 3 (42.86%) Intel Security
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp