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 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 35 35 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.00% 2.17% 0.83%
As % of the System Software category 4.00% 9.52% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £39,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.09% -4.34%
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 24.88% 22.83% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 39
Median salary £44,000 £31,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.68% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £23,513 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 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 Croydon region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Dell
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) Office 365
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) MS Office
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) DNS
4 6 (54.55%) Apple
4 6 (54.55%) Retail
4 6 (54.55%) Veeam
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (45.45%) MobileIron
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) EqualLogic
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
5 5 (45.45%) CCENT
5 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
5 5 (45.45%) iPhone

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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 5 (45.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (9.09%) IaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) DNS
3 5 (45.45%) iSCSI
3 5 (45.45%) LAN
3 5 (45.45%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
4 1 (9.09%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) DbUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) jMock
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
1 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) IT Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) IT Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) PowerMock
2 1 (9.09%) RESTful
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 5 (45.45%) iPad
2 5 (45.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) CentOS
6 1 (9.09%) Debian
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Device Management
1 5 (45.45%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Online Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCENT
1 5 (45.45%) Dell Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Dell
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Apple
3 6 (54.55%) Veeam
4 5 (45.45%) Adobe
4 5 (45.45%) EqualLogic
4 5 (45.45%) HP
4 5 (45.45%) Mitel
4 5 (45.45%) MobileIron
4 5 (45.45%) Oracle
4 5 (45.45%) Sophos
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Dell Compellent