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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 129 160
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 36 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.13% 1.13% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 10.06% 8.43% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 17
Median salary £42,500 £40,176 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% -15.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,100 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,250 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 328 427 467
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.20% 13.42% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 270 309 396
Median salary £37,500 £37,846 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.91% +8.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,480 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
Nottinghamshire +20 18 £42,500 +10.38% 4
Northamptonshire - 9 £37,500 - 1
Derbyshire -6 6 £31,500 -21.59%
Leicestershire -10 2 £37,500 -48.27%
Lincolnshire -5 1 £37,500 +7.14%
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 72 (88.89%) VMware
2 59 (72.84%) Windows
3 49 (60.49%) Microsoft
4 44 (54.32%) Windows Server
5 40 (49.38%) Active Directory
6 37 (45.68%) SAN
7 36 (44.44%) NetApp
8 32 (39.51%) Firewall
9 31 (38.27%) SQL
10 30 (37.04%) Linux
11 29 (35.80%) HP
12 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
12 28 (34.57%) ITIL
13 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2010
13 25 (30.86%) SCCM
14 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
16 22 (27.16%) SonicWALL
17 21 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
18 20 (24.69%) Hyper-V
18 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (23.46%) SCOM
19 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Certification
20 17 (20.99%) Degree
20 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
21 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
21 16 (19.75%) LAN
21 16 (19.75%) WAN
21 16 (19.75%) MCSE
22 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005

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 28 (34.57%) MS Exchange
2 25 (30.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 8 (9.88%) Apache
4 8 (9.88%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.17%) CloudStack
6 5 (6.17%) JBoss
6 5 (6.17%) WebLogic
6 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.11%) Office 365
4 8 (9.88%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.17%) IaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (2.47%) CloudFront
6 2 (2.47%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.68%) SAN
2 32 (39.51%) Firewall
3 16 (19.75%) LAN
3 16 (19.75%) WAN
4 10 (12.35%) DNS
5 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
6 7 (8.64%) DHCP
7 6 (7.41%) Wireless
8 5 (6.17%) MPLS
9 4 (4.94%) Internet
9 4 (4.94%) IPv4
9 4 (4.94%) SNMP
9 4 (4.94%) VPN
10 3 (3.70%) VLAN
11 2 (2.47%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.23%) VoIP
12 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.88%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.58%) Retail
2 9 (11.11%) Back Office
2 9 (11.11%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (25.93%) Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 12 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 11 (13.58%) Infrastructure Support
6 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Exchange Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (9.88%) Server Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) Server Support
7 8 (9.88%) Server Support Analyst
7 8 (9.88%) VMware Architect
8 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Administrator
9 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Computer Science
2 9 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (4.94%) e-Health
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Clustering
6 3 (3.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (72.84%) Windows
2 44 (54.32%) Windows Server
3 30 (37.04%) Linux
4 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (16.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
7 9 (11.11%) Unix
8 8 (9.88%) CentOS
8 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (2.47%) VyOS
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) ITIL
2 21 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (14.81%) Capacity Management
4 10 (12.35%) ITIL V3
5 8 (9.88%) Document Management
5 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
5 8 (9.88%) Server Virtualisation
5 8 (9.88%) Supplier Management
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (8.64%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.17%) DevOps
8 5 (6.17%) DSDM
8 5 (6.17%) High Availability
8 5 (6.17%) Scrum
8 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.94%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
3 9 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.17%) Python
4 5 (6.17%) Ruby
4 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.94%) C#
5 4 (4.94%) C++
5 4 (4.94%) Java
5 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.94%) VB
6 3 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.99%) Degree
3 16 (19.75%) MCSE
4 15 (18.52%) MCITP
5 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.17%) MCSA
8 4 (4.94%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (4.94%) CCNA
8 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.47%) MCP
11 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (49.38%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (24.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.17%) Xen
4 5 (6.17%) XenServer
5 4 (4.94%) vCloud
6 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.47%) NFS
7 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) SCCM
2 19 (23.46%) SCOM
3 14 (17.28%) SCSM
4 11 (13.58%) Ansible
5 6 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (6.17%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.17%) Puppet
6 5 (6.17%) Tivoli
7 4 (4.94%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (4.94%) Nagios
7 4 (4.94%) OpenView
7 4 (4.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.23%) Cobbler
9 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 72 (88.89%) VMware
2 49 (60.49%) Microsoft
3 36 (44.44%) NetApp
4 29 (35.80%) HP
5 22 (27.16%) SonicWALL
6 13 (16.05%) Citrix
7 11 (13.58%) Cisco
8 10 (12.35%) CheckPoint
9 9 (11.11%) CommVault
10 7 (8.64%) Dell
11 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
11 6 (7.41%) Symantec
12 5 (6.17%) EnterpriseDB
12 5 (6.17%) IBM
12 5 (6.17%) Motorola
12 5 (6.17%) Oracle
12 5 (6.17%) ProCurve
13 4 (4.94%) Compuware
13 4 (4.94%) Dynatrace
13 4 (4.94%) Nimsoft
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