Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 171 243
Rank change year-on-year -28 +72 -36
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 88 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.53% 1.35% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 4.58% 11.35% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 68 23
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +27.14% -39.13%
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,750 £22,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 590 775 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.48% 11.85% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 487 591 515
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% -4.90%
10th Percentile £21,150 £22,000 £19,100
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £50,000
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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +4 12 £45,000 - 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £47,500 -
Leicestershire +2 5 £29,000 -35.56% 2
vSphere
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) ITIL
5 14 (51.85%) SAN
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Ansible
8 10 (37.04%) Citrix
9 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 8 (29.63%) Ruby
10 8 (29.63%) NetApp
10 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
10 8 (29.63%) Python
10 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (29.63%) DevOps
10 8 (29.63%) Puppet
10 8 (29.63%) OpenStack
10 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
10 8 (29.63%) Auto-Scaling
11 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (25.93%) Oracle
11 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (25.93%) Firewall

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 8 (29.63%) OpenStack
2 6 (22.22%) CloudStack
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (14.81%) JBoss
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
5 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (3.70%) Confluence
7 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) Firewall
3 6 (22.22%) Internet
4 5 (18.52%) LAN
5 4 (14.81%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) DNS
6 2 (7.41%) SNMP
6 2 (7.41%) SSH
6 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
1 8 (29.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
2 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Server Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Server Support
3 3 (11.11%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support
3 3 (11.11%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) LAMP
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) Velocity
4 1 (3.70%) Flash
4 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (22.22%) Unix
6 4 (14.81%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Auto-Scaling
2 8 (29.63%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (22.22%) DSDM
4 6 (22.22%) OWASP
4 6 (22.22%) RUP
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Customer-Centric Approach
6 4 (14.81%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (14.81%) Service Desk Management
6 4 (14.81%) Statistics
7 3 (11.11%) Multichannel Retail
7 3 (11.11%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) Ruby
3 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
4 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 2 (7.41%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) C
7 1 (3.70%) VB
7 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) MCITP
1 6 (22.22%) MCSE
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) PCI DSS
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (22.22%) Xen
2 6 (22.22%) XenServer
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) Ansible
2 8 (29.63%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (29.63%) Puppet
3 6 (22.22%) Cobbler
3 6 (22.22%) Terraform
3 6 (22.22%) Tivoli
4 3 (11.11%) SCCM
4 3 (11.11%) vCenter Server
5 1 (3.70%) EdgeSight
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.70%) Salt
5 1 (3.70%) SCOM
5 1 (3.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Citrix
4 8 (29.63%) NetApp
4 8 (29.63%) Red Hat
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 6 (22.22%) EnterpriseDB
7 4 (14.81%) HP
7 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
9 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.70%) Dell
9 1 (3.70%) EMC
9 1 (3.70%) FalconStor
9 1 (3.70%) IBM
9 1 (3.70%) iManage
9 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
9 1 (3.70%) Sun