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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 116 108 138
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 13 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.57% 1.02% 0.50%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 10.34% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 8
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £38,150
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,250 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
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
247 203 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.76% 9.82% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 191 150 168
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -3 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Peterborough +3 2 £37,500 +11.11%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (88.89%) VMware
2 22 (61.11%) Cisco
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (30.56%) Migration
5 11 (30.56%) EMC
5 11 (30.56%) Citrix
5 11 (30.56%) Windows
6 10 (27.78%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) SCCM
7 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.00%) HP
7 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (22.22%) NetApp
8 8 (22.22%) Oracle
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) WAN
9 7 (19.44%) DHCP
9 7 (19.44%) DNS
9 7 (19.44%) CCNP
9 7 (19.44%) BGP
9 7 (19.44%) PKI
9 7 (19.44%) XenApp
10 6 (16.67%) XenDesktop
10 6 (16.67%) FortiGate
10 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
10 6 (16.67%) Management Information System

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.89%) Documentum
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) LiveCycle
3 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.78%) Lync
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 7 (19.44%) DHCP
2 7 (19.44%) DNS
2 7 (19.44%) BGP
3 6 (16.67%) OSPF
4 5 (13.89%) iSCSI
5 4 (11.11%) IPv6
6 3 (8.33%) SAN
6 3 (8.33%) Firewall
7 2 (5.56%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.78%) Network Security
8 1 (2.78%) NAS
8 1 (2.78%) DMVPN
8 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Ant
1 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Network Consultant
2 5 (13.89%) Technical Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Documentum Support
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix Technical Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Citrix Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Documentum Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Support Consultant
3 4 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) J2EE
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) PKI
2 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 5 (13.89%) User Experience
4 4 (11.11%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Open Source
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 5 (13.89%) UNIX
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.89%) Data Security
5 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (11.11%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.78%) DRM
7 1 (2.78%) Validation
7 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.78%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.78%) Information Management
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (19.44%) CCNP
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) OCP
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (5.56%) RHCE
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (19.44%) XenApp
4 6 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 4 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) SCCM
2 6 (16.67%) FortiGate
3 5 (13.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (88.89%) VMware
2 22 (61.11%) Cisco
3 11 (30.56%) EMC
3 11 (30.56%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (25.00%) HP
5 8 (22.22%) NetApp
5 8 (22.22%) Oracle
6 5 (13.89%) Adobe
7 4 (11.11%) AppSense
7 4 (11.11%) IBM
8 3 (8.33%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.56%) SAP
10 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.78%) Google
10 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.78%) Marketo
10 1 (2.78%) Rackspace