Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 - 108
Rank change year-on-year - +108 -24
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.40% - 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 2.17% - 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 - £36,000
10th Percentile £42,500 - £34,000
90th Percentile £47,500 - £38,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -6.98% +1.18% +13.33%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 138 130 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 18.62% 14.29% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 111 101 133
Merseyside median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -12.50% +29.41%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £57,250
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +17.33% - +10.29%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Merseyside

vSphere
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Merseyside

vSphere
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Liverpool - 3 £45,000 -
vSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) FCoE
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) vRealize
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) FCoE
1 3 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) NFS
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) VMware