Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 159 193
Rank change year-on-year -23 +34 +36
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 46 71 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 1.27% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 6.54% 11.47% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 65 62
East Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £42,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.82% +7.59% +8.97%
10th Percentile £29,150 £28,700 £24,100
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +2.27%

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 703 619 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.76% 11.09% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 608 533 707
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +1.45%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,570 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 +2 31 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Derbyshire -14 5 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Lincolnshire +5 4 £37,500 -
Leicestershire -4 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Northamptonshire -27 2 £37,500 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 42 (91.30%) VMware
2 36 (78.26%) Windows
3 35 (76.09%) Windows Server
4 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
5 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 24 (52.17%) MS Exchange
7 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
8 19 (41.30%) ITIL
9 18 (39.13%) SAN
10 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (36.96%) SCCM
10 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (36.96%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (34.78%) Veeam
11 16 (34.78%) MCSE
11 16 (34.78%) DNS
12 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
13 14 (30.43%) DHCP
14 13 (28.26%) Linux
15 12 (26.09%) Firewall
16 11 (23.91%) NetApp
16 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
17 10 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
17 10 (21.74%) HP
17 10 (21.74%) MCSA
17 10 (21.74%) SQL Server

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 24 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 15 (32.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.35%) CloudStack
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) SAN
2 16 (34.78%) DNS
3 14 (30.43%) DHCP
4 12 (26.09%) Firewall
5 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.22%) VLAN
6 7 (15.22%) VoIP
7 6 (13.04%) VPN
8 4 (8.70%) Wireless
9 3 (6.52%) LAN
9 3 (6.52%) WAN
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) NAS
10 2 (4.35%) WLAN
11 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.17%) Skype
11 1 (2.17%) SMS
11 1 (2.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) GitLab
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
1 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.87%) Back Office
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Legal
4 3 (6.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Technical Engineer
3 13 (28.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (23.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 9 (19.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Network Engineer
6 8 (17.39%) Network Support
6 8 (17.39%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 7 (15.22%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (15.22%) Technical Support
7 7 (15.22%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) WSH
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) COM
3 1 (2.17%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.39%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (8.70%) PKI
4 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.17%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Windows Server
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (28.26%) Linux
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) ITIL
2 17 (36.96%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (21.74%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
5 7 (15.22%) Data Security
5 7 (15.22%) DevOps
5 7 (15.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (15.22%) Time Management
6 4 (8.70%) BCP
6 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) CRM
7 3 (6.52%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) VBScript
3 6 (13.04%) Python
3 6 (13.04%) Ruby
4 5 (10.87%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) Go
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) C
8 1 (2.17%) Korn
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (34.78%) MCSE
3 10 (21.74%) MCITP
3 10 (21.74%) MCSA
4 5 (10.87%) CCNA
4 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
5 4 (8.70%) CCNP
5 4 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.17%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (71.74%) Active Directory
2 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.17%) Docker
5 1 (2.17%) KVM
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) Xen
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
5 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (36.96%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (13.04%) SCOM
3 6 (13.04%) SCSM
4 5 (10.87%) Ansible
5 4 (8.70%) Puppet
5 4 (8.70%) WSUS
6 3 (6.52%) Cobbler
7 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
8 1 (2.17%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (2.17%) Nagios
8 1 (2.17%) PowerCLI
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (2.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) VMware
2 30 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.78%) Veeam
4 11 (23.91%) NetApp
5 10 (21.74%) HP
6 8 (17.39%) Citrix
7 7 (15.22%) McAfee
7 7 (15.22%) Mitel
8 6 (13.04%) ProCurve
8 6 (13.04%) SonicWALL
9 5 (10.87%) Cisco
10 4 (8.70%) Avaya
11 3 (6.52%) Juniper
11 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
12 2 (4.35%) Apple
12 2 (4.35%) Dell
12 2 (4.35%) EMC
12 2 (4.35%) SaltStack
12 2 (4.35%) Sophos
13 1 (2.17%) Dell Compellent