The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 42 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.59% 1.60% 2.32%
As % of the System Software category 8.00% 7.14% 20.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +14.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £40,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £58,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
50 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 19.92% 22.46% 11.20%
Number of salaries quoted 46 41 29
Median salary £36,500 £25,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.00% -44.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,800 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

vSphere
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Croydon

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Dell
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (72.73%) Replication
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
5 7 (63.64%) SQL
5 7 (63.64%) MySQL
5 7 (63.64%) Apache
5 7 (63.64%) SMTP
5 7 (63.64%) HP
5 7 (63.64%) DNS
5 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
5 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
5 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
5 7 (63.64%) EqualLogic
5 7 (63.64%) vCloud
5 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
5 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
5 7 (63.64%) Vyatta
5 7 (63.64%) Zerto
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 8 (72.73%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) iSCSI
3 7 (63.64%) SMTP
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Replication
2 7 (63.64%) EqualLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) FreeBSD
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) CRM
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
2 1 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) vCloud
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
5 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) FortiGate
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Dell
4 7 (63.64%) HP
4 7 (63.64%) Vyatta
4 7 (63.64%) Zerto
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) Apple
7 1 (9.09%) F5
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard