Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 88 97
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.25% 0.10% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 1.32% 0.77% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 12
Merseyside median annual salary £45,000 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.16% -11.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £43,500 £31,000 £31,325
90th Percentile £46,500 £31,000 £38,000
North West median annual salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 151 130 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 18.76% 13.33% 17.96%
Number of salaries quoted 111 91 152
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% -9.41% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%

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 12 November 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
Liverpool - 2 £45,000 -
vSphere
North West

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) FCoE
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FCoE
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas