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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 99 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.67% 0.67% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 5.10% 5.15% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 11
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -56.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
157 194 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.19% 13.01% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 132 124 174
Median salary £40,000 £35,088 £38,564
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -9.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Cambridge

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) Linux
3 14 (73.68%) DNS
4 13 (68.42%) Firewall
5 12 (63.16%) SAN
5 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
5 12 (63.16%) LAN
6 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (57.89%) DHCP
6 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
11 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
11 3 (15.79%) Unix
11 3 (15.79%) VPN
11 3 (15.79%) Solaris
11 3 (15.79%) Python
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
11 3 (15.79%) Veeam
12 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
12 2 (10.53%) NAS

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 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) DNS
2 13 (68.42%) Firewall
3 12 (63.16%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) SAN
4 11 (57.89%) DHCP
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (10.53%) NAS
7 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (10.53%) VLAN
8 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
8 1 (5.26%) VoIP
8 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Support
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) Support Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
1 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) EMC VNX
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Solaris
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.79%) Veeam
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
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