The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 47 42 54
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.39% 4.08% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 17.86% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 3
Median salary £31,500 £40,176 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.59% +23.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £42,755 £35,700
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 75 112 75
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 17.40% 22.86% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 64 77 70
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,033 £25,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Derbyshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Chesterfield -2 5 £29,750 +16.66%
Derby -2 1 £37,500 -11.77%
vSphere
East Midlands

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 9 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (38.10%) CentOS
7 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Unix
7 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) Degree
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (33.33%) DNS
8 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (23.81%) SLA
10 5 (23.81%) HP
10 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (23.81%) High Availability
11 4 (19.05%) vCloud
11 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
11 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
11 4 (19.05%) Structured Programming

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) IPv4
2 4 (19.05%) SNMP
3 3 (14.29%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (4.76%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Network Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (19.05%) e-Health
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 3 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Linux
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (38.10%) CentOS
5 8 (38.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (38.10%) Unix
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) VyOS
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) High Availability
2 4 (19.05%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Structured Programming
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Escalation Management
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (9.52%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) MCSA
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (19.05%) vCloud
4 2 (9.52%) NFS
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) OpenView
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
4 1 (4.76%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) BMC
3 4 (19.05%) CA
3 4 (19.05%) Compuware
3 4 (19.05%) Dynatrace
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 4 (19.05%) Nimsoft
4 3 (14.29%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Vyatta
6 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp