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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 57 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 6 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.17% 2.46% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 9.38% 17.00% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 4
Median salary £30,000 £62,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -52.00% +79.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £62,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £62,500 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

System Software Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 64 100 74
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 12.52% 14.45% 10.12%
Number of salaries quoted 57 81 48
Median salary £35,571 £37,500 £33,762
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% +11.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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
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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 5 £30,000 -52.00%
Loughborough - 1 £20,000 -
vSphere
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) CRM
4 5 (55.56%) WAN
4 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
5 3 (33.33%) Statistics
5 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (11.11%) MCITP
7 1 (11.11%) SCOM
7 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
7 1 (11.11%) Escalation Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Supervisor
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
3 3 (33.33%) Customer-Centric Approach
3 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (33.33%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Escalation Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
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