The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.77% - 1.48%
As % of the System Software category 9.09% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £41,250 - £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
vSphere
Essex

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

System Software Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 8.46% 16.31% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 23
Median salary £39,375 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,600 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Colchester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Colchester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) JBoss
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (69.23%) NetApp
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Perl
5 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) NAS
5 7 (53.85%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
6 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (30.77%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Oracle
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) Marketing
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
10 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (7.69%) Data Centre

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 12 (92.31%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) NAS
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Server Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Storage Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) Ubuntu
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
1 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Perl
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Virtual Machines
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) NetApp
2 9 (69.23%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Hortonworks
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec