Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 74 68
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.53% 2.22% 1.72%
As % of the System Software category 3.61% 30.00% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 18
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.35% +11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,200 £41,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,000 £71,125
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,250 £44,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year -17.61% +13.55% +19.23%

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 Leicester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 83 60 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.56% 7.40% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 50 80
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +44.74% -31.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,575 £21,500
90th Percentile £58,000 £46,058 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +17.86% -6.67%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Leicester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere in Leicester.

Salary trend for vSphere in Leicester

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Leicester over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leicester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (100.00%) Server Specialist
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper