The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 192 214 198
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 40 50 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.75% 0.72% 1.22%
As % of the System Software category 6.40% 6.50% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40 45 112
Median salary £49,750 £45,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
vSphere
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
625 769 1389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 11.76% 11.13% 12.48%
Number of salaries quoted 561 678 1238
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

vSphere
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

vSphere Salary Trend in the City of London

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the City of London

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 72 (88.89%) Windows
2 64 (79.01%) VMware
3 47 (58.02%) Windows Server
4 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
5 44 (54.32%) Active Directory
6 42 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 39 (48.15%) Citrix
8 35 (43.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (37.04%) Finance
10 30 (37.04%) ITIL
11 29 (35.80%) Linux
12 28 (34.57%) Cisco
13 27 (33.33%) XenApp
14 26 (32.10%) MS Exchange
14 26 (32.10%) SQL
15 24 (29.63%) Firewall
16 22 (27.16%) PowerShell
17 21 (25.93%) SCCM
17 21 (25.93%) SAN
18 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (23.46%) Red Hat
20 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
20 18 (22.22%) DNS
20 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
21 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2013
21 17 (20.99%) Oracle
21 17 (20.99%) Unix
22 16 (19.75%) HP

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 26 (32.10%) MS Exchange
2 18 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (20.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (17.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (12.35%) CloudStack
5 10 (12.35%) JBoss
5 10 (12.35%) OpenStack
5 10 (12.35%) WebLogic
5 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
5 10 (12.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (7.41%) Apache
6 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.17%) IIS
8 3 (3.70%) Alfresco
8 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
8 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.81%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) thinkFolio
2 1 (1.23%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (9.88%) Office 365
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.41%) Mimecast
3 6 (7.41%) SaaS
4 4 (4.94%) OpenShift
5 3 (3.70%) G Suite
6 2 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.47%) Dropbox
6 2 (2.47%) IaaS
6 2 (2.47%) OneDrive
6 2 (2.47%) PaaS
7 1 (1.23%) Bluemix
7 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) Firewall
2 21 (25.93%) SAN
3 18 (22.22%) DNS
4 15 (18.52%) DHCP
4 15 (18.52%) LAN
5 11 (13.58%) WAN
6 9 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 7 (8.64%) LDAP
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
8 6 (7.41%) VLAN
8 6 (7.41%) VoIP
9 4 (4.94%) NetScaler
9 4 (4.94%) WLAN
10 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.47%) NAS
10 2 (2.47%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.47%) Skype
10 2 (2.47%) Spanning Tree
10 2 (2.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) MySQL
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
1 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
1 10 (12.35%) Subversion
1 10 (12.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (37.04%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Publishing
3 5 (6.17%) Law
4 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (24.69%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (16.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Server Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Administrator
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support
8 6 (7.41%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.35%) .NET
1 10 (12.35%) LAMP
2 4 (4.94%) JSON
2 4 (4.94%) SOAP
2 4 (4.94%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) WSH
4 1 (1.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.17%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.70%) iPhone
4 3 (3.70%) Replication
4 3 (3.70%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (2.47%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) iSeries
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.23%) Fintech
6 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (88.89%) Windows
2 47 (58.02%) Windows Server
3 35 (43.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (38.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (35.80%) Linux
6 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (20.99%) Unix
8 15 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (17.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (7.41%) Mac OS X
10 6 (7.41%) Windows 10
11 5 (6.17%) Android
11 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
11 5 (6.17%) Windows 8
12 4 (4.94%) Debian
13 3 (3.70%) NetWare
13 3 (3.70%) SUSE
14 2 (2.47%) VMS
14 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
14 2 (2.47%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) ITIL
2 15 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
4 12 (14.81%) Project Management
5 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) Auto-Scaling
6 10 (12.35%) Build Automation
6 10 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (12.35%) DSDM
6 10 (12.35%) OWASP
6 10 (12.35%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (12.35%) RUP
6 10 (12.35%) Scrum
7 9 (11.11%) DevOps
8 7 (8.64%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (6.17%) Document Management
11 4 (4.94%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.94%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) SQL
2 22 (27.16%) PowerShell
3 15 (18.52%) Python
4 14 (17.28%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.58%) Ruby
6 10 (12.35%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.17%) Perl
8 4 (4.94%) C
9 3 (3.70%) VBScript
10 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.11%) MCSE
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 6 (7.41%) MCSA
5 4 (4.94%) CCNA
5 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.70%) MCITP
6 3 (3.70%) VCAP
7 2 (2.47%) CCNP
7 2 (2.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.23%) MCTS
8 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.23%) PMP
8 1 (1.23%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) HIPAA
2 4 (4.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (54.32%) Active Directory
2 42 (51.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (33.33%) XenApp
4 16 (19.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (13.58%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (13.58%) XenServer
6 10 (12.35%) Xen
6 10 (12.35%) XenDesktop
7 8 (9.88%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (8.64%) VMware ESX
9 5 (6.17%) vCloud
10 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (4.94%) NFS
11 3 (3.70%) Terminal Services
12 2 (2.47%) ISA Server
12 2 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (1.23%) Docker
13 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (25.93%) SCCM
2 14 (17.28%) Puppet
3 11 (13.58%) WSUS
4 10 (12.35%) Ansible
4 10 (12.35%) Cobbler
4 10 (12.35%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (12.35%) Salt
4 10 (12.35%) SCOM
4 10 (12.35%) Terraform
4 10 (12.35%) Tivoli
5 7 (8.64%) NetBackup
6 5 (6.17%) Nagios
7 4 (4.94%) Kibana
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (4.94%) WMI
8 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
8 3 (3.70%) EMC VPLEX
8 3 (3.70%) Simpana
8 3 (3.70%) vMotion
8 3 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 64 (79.01%) VMware
2 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
3 39 (48.15%) Citrix
4 28 (34.57%) Cisco
5 19 (23.46%) Red Hat
6 17 (20.99%) Oracle
7 16 (19.75%) HP
8 14 (17.28%) EMC
9 10 (12.35%) EnterpriseDB
9 10 (12.35%) NetApp
10 7 (8.64%) CommVault
11 5 (6.17%) Dell
11 5 (6.17%) Sophos
11 5 (6.17%) Symantec
12 4 (4.94%) Apple
12 4 (4.94%) Bloomberg
12 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
12 4 (4.94%) IBM
12 4 (4.94%) Qualys
12 4 (4.94%) ServiceNow
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 10 days ago