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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Essex / Colchester
Rank 36 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 4.23% 0.40% -
As % of the System Software category 44.44% 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.72% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%

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
18 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 9.52% 12.90% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 25
Median salary £50,000 £34,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

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 21 February 2017, 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 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 10 (83.33%) SCCM
3 10 (83.33%) SCOM
4 9 (75.00%) NetBackup
4 9 (75.00%) Symantec
4 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) JBoss
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (8.33%) Perl
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp

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 2 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) NAS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Administrator
1 9 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Administrator
1 9 (75.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (75.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 9 (75.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) SCCM
1 10 (83.33%) SCOM
2 9 (75.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Red Hat
3 9 (75.00%) Citrix
3 9 (75.00%) Symantec
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle