Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 87 98
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.43% 1.69% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 3.42% 21.10% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 19
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,250 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.61% +17.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,550 £40,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £44,750 £50,000 £70,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -9.09%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 117 109 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.55% 8.03% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 128
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £20,875
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £45,837
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% -

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Leicestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Leicestershire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Leicestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Leicestershire 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
Leicester +14 3 £35,000 -21.35%
vSphere
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (75.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft