The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 77 71
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.17% 0.90% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 1.45% 9.46% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 7
Median salary £48,000 £67,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.88% +84.93%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.25% -5.88%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 69 74 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.00% 9.48% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 60 53 57
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £69,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Coventry

vSphere
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Coventry region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware