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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 114 119 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 11 22 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.53% 0.89% 1.93%
As % of the System Software category 6.01% 8.70% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 27
Average salary £37,400 £42,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £37,200 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
183 253 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.76% 10.23% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 152 212 186
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
- -3.53%

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 3 September 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 +6 8 £37,400 -10.95% 1
Peterborough - 2 £42,000 -
St Neots - 1 £35,000 - 1
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
4 13 (48.15%) UNIX
4 13 (48.15%) Windows
4 13 (48.15%) Firewall
5 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) DNS
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 8 (29.63%) DHCP
8 8 (29.63%) LDAP
8 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (25.93%) Debian
9 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (25.93%) 3PAR
9 7 (25.93%) HP
9 7 (25.93%) Cisco
9 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (22.22%) Migration
11 5 (18.52%) Degree
11 5 (18.52%) RESTful
11 5 (18.52%) Puppet
11 5 (18.52%) vCloud
11 5 (18.52%) Citrix
11 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (18.52%) Ansible

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.81%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Firewall
2 10 (37.04%) DNS
3 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 8 (29.63%) LDAP
3 8 (29.63%) DHCP
4 4 (14.81%) NAS
5 2 (7.41%) HTTP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) SMTP
5 2 (7.41%) SSH
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) UNIX Administrator
3 6 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) UNIX Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) e-Health
1 2 (7.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) UNIX
1 13 (48.15%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Debian
3 7 (25.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) CentOS
5 3 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.11%) CCNA
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 19 (70.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 5 (18.52%) vCloud
4 4 (14.81%) Dovecot
4 4 (14.81%) NFS
5 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
6 2 (7.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Exec
3 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) HP
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) 3PAR
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) F5
6 1 (3.70%) Veeam
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday