The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 97 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% 0.28% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 2.92% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 19
Average salary £75,000 £70,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +77.21%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.62%
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
198 171 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.32% 9.53% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 145 139 142
Average salary £38,564 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.59% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cambridge

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 11 (61.11%) SCCM
5 8 (44.44%) HP
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) IBM
6 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (38.89%) 3PAR
7 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) NetApp
7 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) DNS
7 6 (33.33%) UNIX
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) IIS
8 5 (27.78%) SLA
8 5 (27.78%) Clustering
8 5 (27.78%) Data Security
8 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
8 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
8 5 (27.78%) PKI
8 5 (27.78%) User Experience
8 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (22.22%) Firewall
10 3 (16.67%) Citrix

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (27.78%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Rackspace Cloud
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
1 6 (33.33%) DHCP
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (27.78%) iSCSI
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) MPLS
4 2 (11.11%) BGP
4 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (11.11%) DMVPN
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
1 7 (38.89%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Data Centre Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Technical Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Network Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Support Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) LAMP
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (27.78%) Clustering
2 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 5 (27.78%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Data Security
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) SIEM
2 2 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 1 (5.56%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.56%) ERP
3 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) DRM
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
3 1 (5.56%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNP
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.56%) XenServer
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 8 (44.44%) HP
4 7 (38.89%) IBM
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) 3PAR
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.56%) Rackspace
8 1 (5.56%) Marketo
8 1 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (5.56%) Oracle
8 1 (5.56%) SAP
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago