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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 87 95 114
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.20% 0.93% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 9.72% 8.50% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 11
Median salary £36,000 £37,400 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.74% -10.95%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
144 153 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.37% 10.94% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 115 120 151
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cambridge

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
3 18 (81.82%) Firewall
4 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
5 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (45.45%) VPN
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 10 (45.45%) Windows
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 9 (40.91%) DNS
7 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
8 8 (36.36%) MCSE
9 7 (31.82%) Cisco
9 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 7 (31.82%) VLAN
10 6 (27.27%) Veeam
10 6 (27.27%) LAN
11 5 (22.73%) Driving Licence
11 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
11 5 (22.73%) DHCP
11 5 (22.73%) CCNA
11 5 (22.73%) Replication
12 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (81.82%) Firewall
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
4 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
4 7 (31.82%) VLAN
5 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
7 4 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 2 (9.09%) VoIP
8 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) IT Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.55%) Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Driving Licence
1 5 (22.73%) Replication
2 4 (18.18%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (4.55%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.55%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) CentOS
4 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (4.55%) Analytics
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Presales
4 1 (4.55%) Use Case
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCSE
3 5 (22.73%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) CCA
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.55%) MCSA
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Terminal Services
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
4 2 (9.09%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Veeam
5 4 (18.18%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) NetApp
7 2 (9.09%) 3PAR
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) HP
8 1 (4.55%) IBM
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