The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Worcestershire / Worcester
Rank 31 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 0.64% 9.78% 4.76%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 56.25% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Median salary £28,500 £33,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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

System Software Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 8.92% 17.39% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 9
Median salary £31,500 £33,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Worcester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Worcester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Adviser
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Help Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 1 (33.33%) HP