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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 110 128 127
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 18 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.38% 0.67%
As % of the System Software category 8.22% 4.92% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 8
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -9.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,400 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,100 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
219 183 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.18% 7.70% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 169 152 219
Average salary £37,775 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.73% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £24,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,300 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram 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 6 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 +22 14 £37,400 -10.95% 1
Peterborough - 4 £39,250 - 1
Huntingdon - 3 £41,000 -
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 1
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (54.55%) Windows
4 17 (51.52%) Cisco
5 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
5 14 (42.42%) Linux
5 14 (42.42%) Firewall
6 12 (36.36%) HP
7 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) 3PAR
7 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
9 9 (27.27%) Citrix
9 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (27.27%) SCCM
10 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (24.24%) SAN
10 8 (24.24%) UNIX
11 7 (21.21%) NetApp
11 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (21.21%) DHCP
11 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (18.18%) IBM
13 5 (15.15%) CCNP
13 5 (15.15%) Puppet
13 5 (15.15%) RESTful
13 5 (15.15%) vCloud
13 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.06%) Lync
4 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 8 (24.24%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (15.15%) NAS
6 4 (12.12%) DMVPN
6 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security
6 4 (12.12%) WAN
6 4 (12.12%) MPLS
6 4 (12.12%) BGP
6 4 (12.12%) EIGRP
7 3 (9.09%) VPN
8 2 (6.06%) LDAP
9 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Architect
1 6 (18.18%) Analyst
1 6 (18.18%) Data Architect
1 6 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
1 6 (18.18%) Administrator
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre Architect
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) PKI
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (24.24%) UNIX
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (15.15%) Debian
6 3 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
1 4 (12.12%) SIEM
1 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
1 4 (12.12%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Migration
3 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) Data Security
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Perl
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
1 2 (6.06%) Python
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (15.15%) CCNP
2 5 (15.15%) Degree
3 4 (12.12%) CISSP
4 3 (9.09%) MCSA
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.03%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (42.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.15%) XenApp
3 5 (15.15%) vCloud
4 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (15.15%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (15.15%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (51.52%) Cisco
3 12 (36.36%) HP
4 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 11 (33.33%) 3PAR
5 9 (27.27%) Citrix
6 7 (21.21%) NetApp
7 6 (18.18%) IBM
8 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
9 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
10 2 (6.06%) F5
10 2 (6.06%) Oracle
10 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
11 1 (3.03%) Veeam
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago