Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 68 61
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +27
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.46% 1.05% 2.89%
As % of the System Software category 2.97% 10.14% 20.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 20
Leicester median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -44.00% +25.00%
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,250 £32,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +11.54% -48.00% +73.61%

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 101 69 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 15.63% 10.34% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 96 55 68
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £35,571 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.51% -3.21% +2.08%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,375 £47,500 £63,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.94%

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
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%) Juniper
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%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco

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
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support
1 1 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos