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

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 170 214
Rank change year-on-year -40 +44 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 74 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.39% 1.21% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 3.21% 10.68% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 52 47
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £31,200 £28,750 £29,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £46,200
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,438
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +3.34%

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 624 693 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.03% 11.36% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 528 522 542
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £19,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 January 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 January 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 -8 6 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Northamptonshire - 6 £51,250 -
Leicestershire +5 4 £36,250 -17.61%
Derbyshire -26 1 £34,000 -32.00%
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (50.00%) Retail
4 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Ansible
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Citrix
7 7 (35.00%) Python
7 7 (35.00%) Ruby
7 7 (35.00%) DevOps
8 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
8 6 (30.00%) Puppet
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (25.00%) MySQL
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) Apache
9 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell

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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (15.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) SAN
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.00%) SNMP
5 2 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Server Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Server Specialist
2 3 (15.00%) Server Support
2 3 (15.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Server Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Support
2 3 (15.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (5.00%) Flash
3 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Unix
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps
2 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) DSDM
5 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) Multichannel Retail
5 3 (15.00%) OWASP
5 3 (15.00%) RUP
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Python
1 7 (35.00%) Ruby
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) Go
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) CCNA
1 4 (20.00%) CCNP
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (15.00%) Xen
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 3 (15.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (30.00%) Puppet
3 4 (20.00%) Cobbler
3 4 (20.00%) vCenter Server
4 3 (15.00%) Terraform
4 3 (15.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (10.00%) EdgeSight
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM
6 1 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (20.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) AppDynamics
8 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.00%) Apple
8 1 (5.00%) Cisco
8 1 (5.00%) Dell
8 1 (5.00%) EMC
8 1 (5.00%) FalconStor
8 1 (5.00%) Iron Mountain
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) Symantec
8 1 (5.00%) Veeam