Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 169 184
Rank change year-on-year +52 +15 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 22 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.36% 0.55% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 2.12% 2.82% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 41
Median annual salary £38,817 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.28% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £37,283 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £52,550 £53,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,056
% change year-on-year +15.79% +3.14% +2.35%

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 283 779 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.83% 19.50% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 236 629 600
Median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,375 £24,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing vSphere as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vSphere in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for vSphere in the East Midlands

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing vSphere in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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
Leicestershire +40 2 £47,000 +10.59%
Nottinghamshire +35 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £38,633 -
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
4 3 (50.00%) GCP
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) AWS
5 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (33.33%) Puppet
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) Node.js
5 2 (33.33%) Splunk
5 2 (33.33%) GitHub
5 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
5 2 (33.33%) Network Security
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Azure
2 3 (50.00%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) GCP
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 2 (33.33%) New Relic
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Google