The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 107 125 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 19 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.88% 0.61% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% 6.91% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 12
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
209 217 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.69% 8.80% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 167 187 211
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £26,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 13 £37,400 -10.95% 1
Peterborough - 5 £41,000 - 1
Huntingdon - 2 £39,250 -
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 1
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
4 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
4 15 (48.39%) Firewall
5 14 (45.16%) Cisco
6 13 (41.94%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) HP
8 10 (32.26%) UNIX
8 10 (32.26%) 3PAR
9 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (29.03%) SAN
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.81%) Citrix
11 7 (22.58%) DHCP
11 7 (22.58%) DNS
11 7 (22.58%) Debian
11 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
12 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (16.13%) LDAP
13 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
13 5 (16.13%) Degree
13 5 (16.13%) RESTful
13 5 (16.13%) Puppet
13 5 (16.13%) vCloud

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) Firewall
2 9 (29.03%) SAN
3 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
4 5 (16.13%) LDAP
5 4 (12.90%) NAS
6 3 (9.68%) DMVPN
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (9.68%) WAN
6 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 3 (9.68%) BGP
6 3 (9.68%) EIGRP
6 3 (9.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (9.68%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) SSH
7 1 (3.23%) HTTP
7 1 (3.23%) SMTP
7 1 (3.23%) LAN
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) UNIX Specialist
2 5 (16.13%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) UNIX
4 7 (22.58%) Debian
4 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) CentOS
6 3 (9.68%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.13%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
3 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
3 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) SIEM
3 3 (9.68%) Cyber Security
3 3 (9.68%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Perl
1 4 (12.90%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.13%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (12.90%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) CISSP
4 3 (9.68%) MCSA
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (64.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (48.39%) Active Directory
3 5 (16.13%) vCloud
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) XenServer
6 1 (3.23%) Dovecot
6 1 (3.23%) NFS
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
1 5 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
3 3 (9.68%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 11 (35.48%) HP
4 10 (32.26%) 3PAR
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.81%) Citrix
7 5 (16.13%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
8 4 (12.90%) Oracle
8 4 (12.90%) F5
9 3 (9.68%) Fortinet
9 3 (9.68%) IBM
9 3 (9.68%) NetApp
10 1 (3.23%) Veeam
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago