The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 83 97 102
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.60% 0.62% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 10.92% 7.56% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 17
Median salary £37,500 £37,400 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.26% -8.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £34,350 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,250 £45,200
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
vSphere
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
174 119 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.65% 8.17% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 152 102 202
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cambridge

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 19 (67.86%) Firewall
5 17 (60.71%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
6 16 (57.14%) DNS
7 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
8 11 (39.29%) Windows
8 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
9 10 (35.71%) SAN
9 10 (35.71%) LAN
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (32.14%) DHCP
11 8 (28.57%) Cisco
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
12 7 (25.00%) VPN
12 7 (25.00%) SQL
12 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 7 (25.00%) Veeam
13 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
13 6 (21.43%) NetApp
13 6 (21.43%) Replication
13 6 (21.43%) VLAN
14 5 (17.86%) Time Management
14 5 (17.86%) Migration

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 16 (57.14%) DNS
3 11 (39.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (35.71%) LAN
4 10 (35.71%) SAN
5 9 (32.14%) DHCP
6 7 (25.00%) VPN
7 6 (21.43%) VLAN
8 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Driving Licence
1 6 (21.43%) Replication
2 5 (17.86%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.57%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.57%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Time Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Presales
4 1 (3.57%) Use Case
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) CCA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 7 (25.00%) Veeam
5 6 (21.43%) NetApp
6 5 (17.86%) EMC
7 4 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 2 (7.14%) HP
9 1 (3.57%) IBM
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