Period
to 15 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 15 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 181 216
Rank change year-on-year +8 +35 -35
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.70% 0.81% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 4.01% 4.68% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 13
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +10.00% -17.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,900 £27,700
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,000 £64,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% -

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 674 748 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.45% 17.24% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 568 545 520
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,800 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in the East Midlands

vSphere
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for vSphere in the East Midlands

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 December 2019.

Salary histogram for vSphere in the East Midlands

vSphere
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +9 20 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Leicestershire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Derbyshire 0 2 £50,000 +62.60%
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2019, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 25 (92.59%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (55.56%) Firewall
5 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
6 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
7 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
8 11 (40.74%) Linux
8 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
8 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
9 8 (29.63%) Office 365
9 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (29.63%) Ansible
9 8 (29.63%) Docker
9 8 (29.63%) DevOps
9 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
9 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
9 8 (29.63%) Azure
9 8 (29.63%) Puppet
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
11 6 (22.22%) LAN
11 6 (22.22%) WAN
11 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (22.22%) Python
11 6 (22.22%) C#
11 6 (22.22%) Java
11 6 (22.22%) JavaScript

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) nginx
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Azure
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365
2 6 (22.22%) AWS
2 6 (22.22%) GCP
2 6 (22.22%) GitHub
3 2 (7.41%) IaaS
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
3 6 (22.22%) WAN
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) Broadband
6 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.41%) FTP
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (7.41%) IPsec
6 2 (7.41%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (7.41%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) SMTP
6 2 (7.41%) SSH
6 2 (7.41%) SSL
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) Bitbucket
2 6 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 6 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) IT Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) IT Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Nagios Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (22.22%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 6 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
7 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (29.63%) DevOps
1 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Scrum
2 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) IT Strategy
4 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Automation
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (3.70%) Coaching
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 6 (22.22%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) AWS Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) Docker
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (18.52%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (7.41%) vCloud
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Ansible
1 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (29.63%) Puppet
2 6 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 6 (22.22%) SCOM
2 6 (22.22%) SCVMM
3 5 (18.52%) SCCM
4 2 (7.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 6 (22.22%) AppDynamics
4 6 (22.22%) New Relic
4 6 (22.22%) Splunk
5 5 (18.52%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) Veeam