The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 70 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.10% 2.14% 3.70%
As % of the System Software category 12.33% 16.55% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 37
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 139 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.95% 12.93% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 63 108 122
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £34,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 6 £65,000 -
Dunstable - 2 £55,000 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) HP
4 12 (70.59%) VMware ESX
5 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
5 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
5 11 (64.71%) Oracle
5 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
5 11 (64.71%) High Availability
6 10 (58.82%) Oracle ZFS
6 10 (58.82%) Bourne shell
6 10 (58.82%) C-shell
6 10 (58.82%) SSH
6 10 (58.82%) Perl
6 10 (58.82%) Unix
6 10 (58.82%) Solaris
6 10 (58.82%) Python
6 10 (58.82%) LDAP
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 10 (58.82%) Sun
6 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
7 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (41.18%) Finance
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) Linux
9 6 (35.29%) EMC
9 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (29.41%) PKI
10 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (29.41%) Banking

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (29.41%) Apache
1 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) TCP/IP
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) LDAP
2 10 (58.82%) SSH
3 2 (11.76%) BGP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) EIGRP
3 2 (11.76%) IPv4
3 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
3 2 (11.76%) OSPF
3 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 10 (58.82%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Data Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Solaris
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) AIX
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Debian
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) High Availability
2 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (29.41%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.88%) Product Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Bourne shell
1 10 (58.82%) C-shell
1 10 (58.82%) Perl
1 10 (58.82%) Python
1 10 (58.82%) Shell Script
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) VMware ESX
2 11 (64.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (5.88%) Docker
6 1 (5.88%) LXC
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (29.41%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
3 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) HP
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) Red Hat
5 10 (58.82%) Sun
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) EMC
8 5 (29.41%) BMC
9 2 (11.76%) Citrix
10 1 (5.88%) Dell
10 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
North Herts / South Beds
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