Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 113 159 180
Rank change year-on-year +46 +21 +28
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 26 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.71% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 2.80% 3.90% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 28
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% -9.41%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £30,450
90th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £58,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.88% +1.11% -

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 321 667 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.66% 18.10% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 281 552 560
Median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -3.61% +12.47%
10th Percentile £23,375 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

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 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 +35 4 £48,750 +14.71% 2
Northamptonshire +26 3 £45,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire +26 2 £33,750 +8.87%
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
5 3 (33.33%) Server Management
5 3 (33.33%) Preventative Maintenance
5 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
5 3 (33.33%) Zerto
5 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 3 (33.33%) Replication
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
5 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis

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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) AWS
3 1 (11.11%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Server Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (33.33%) Preventative Maintenance
1 3 (33.33%) Server Management
1 3 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) vCloud
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (33.33%) Zerto
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Becrypt
4 1 (11.11%) CrowdStrike
4 1 (11.11%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) HP