The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 155 174 173
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 88 106 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.35% 1.37% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 12.85% 10.20% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 80 53 94
Median salary £50,000 £41,250 £36,375
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,050 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
England

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

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
685 1039 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.53% 13.40% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 558 760 886
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

vSphere
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

vSphere Salary Trend in the East of England

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the East of England

vSphere
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +3 34 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Suffolk - 17 £30,000 - 1
Essex +19 16 £55,000 +37.50%
Bedfordshire +8 14 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire -3 9 £40,000 +6.66% 2
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 157 (96.32%) VMware
2 122 (74.85%) Windows
3 120 (73.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (54.60%) Cisco
5 87 (53.37%) Windows Server
6 79 (48.47%) Microsoft
7 73 (44.79%) Active Directory
8 72 (44.17%) MS Exchange
9 67 (41.10%) SAN
9 67 (41.10%) Firewall
10 60 (36.81%) HP
11 57 (34.97%) LAN
12 54 (33.13%) DNS
12 54 (33.13%) Linux
13 52 (31.90%) Hyper-V
14 50 (30.67%) WAN
15 45 (27.61%) Citrix
16 44 (26.99%) VPN
17 38 (23.31%) DHCP
18 37 (22.70%) XenApp
19 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (20.25%) TCP/IP
20 33 (20.25%) SQL
21 32 (19.63%) Office 365
22 31 (19.02%) MCSE
23 30 (18.40%) MS Excel
24 29 (17.79%) SQL Server
24 29 (17.79%) VMware ESX
24 29 (17.79%) Data Centre
25 27 (16.56%) EMC

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 72 (44.17%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.82%) JBoss
4 14 (8.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (8.59%) SharePoint
5 13 (7.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (6.13%) IIS
7 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
8 6 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.68%) Skype for Business
9 5 (3.07%) Apache
10 3 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.23%) Confluence
11 2 (1.23%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (18.40%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.72%) MS Office
3 3 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 32 (19.63%) Office 365
2 24 (14.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (13.50%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.23%) IaaS
5 2 (1.23%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (1.23%) PaaS
5 2 (1.23%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 67 (41.10%) Firewall
1 67 (41.10%) SAN
2 57 (34.97%) LAN
3 54 (33.13%) DNS
4 50 (30.67%) WAN
5 44 (26.99%) VPN
6 38 (23.31%) DHCP
7 33 (20.25%) TCP/IP
8 26 (15.95%) NAS
9 19 (11.66%) Remote Desktop
10 16 (9.82%) OSPF
11 15 (9.20%) NetScaler
12 14 (8.59%) SSL
13 11 (6.75%) iSCSI
13 11 (6.75%) Network Security
14 10 (6.13%) LDAP
14 10 (6.13%) SSH
15 9 (5.52%) Spanning Tree
16 8 (4.91%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (4.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.23%) MySQL
3 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.23%) JIRA
1 2 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (6.75%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Publishing
2 6 (3.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.07%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Automotive
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (31.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 29 (17.79%) VMware Engineer
3 22 (13.50%) Technical Engineer
4 18 (11.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (10.43%) Support Engineer
6 16 (9.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (9.82%) Server Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Consultant
8 12 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Support
8 12 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) Technical Consultant
8 12 (7.36%) Unix Engineer
9 11 (6.75%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 10 (6.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (6.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.13%) Senior Unix Engineer
10 10 (6.13%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (6.13%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.13%) Web Services
2 9 (5.52%) Middleware
3 2 (1.23%) JSON
3 2 (1.23%) LAMP
4 1 (0.61%) .NET
4 1 (0.61%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
4 1 (0.61%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.61%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.79%) Data Centre
2 24 (14.72%) Fat Client
2 24 (14.72%) Thin Client
3 23 (14.11%) Replication
4 21 (12.88%) Blackberry
5 17 (10.43%) Driving Licence
6 13 (7.98%) EMC VNX
6 13 (7.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 11 (6.75%) EqualLogic
8 6 (3.68%) Mobile Computing
8 6 (3.68%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.07%) Clustering
9 5 (3.07%) PKI
10 4 (2.45%) iPad
10 4 (2.45%) iPhone
10 4 (2.45%) Spread Betting
10 4 (2.45%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (1.84%) HP Storage
12 2 (1.23%) HP StoreVirtual
13 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 122 (74.85%) Windows
2 87 (53.37%) Windows Server
3 54 (33.13%) Linux
4 26 (15.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (12.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (9.82%) Unix
7 11 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (6.13%) Solaris
8 10 (6.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (4.91%) Ubuntu
10 7 (4.29%) Android
10 7 (4.29%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.68%) Windows 7
12 5 (3.07%) AIX
13 4 (2.45%) CentOS
14 3 (1.84%) Debian
14 3 (1.84%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.61%) Fedora
16 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.95%) Disaster Recovery
1 26 (15.95%) Mentoring
2 21 (12.88%) ITIL
3 20 (12.27%) High Availability
4 15 (9.20%) Server Building
4 15 (9.20%) Server Virtualisation
5 14 (8.59%) E-Commerce
6 10 (6.13%) Business Transformation
6 10 (6.13%) Project Planning
6 10 (6.13%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.52%) Network Design
7 9 (5.52%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (4.91%) ITSM
8 8 (4.91%) Patch Management
9 7 (4.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 7 (4.29%) Migration
10 6 (3.68%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (3.68%) Data Security
10 6 (3.68%) Email Filtering
10 6 (3.68%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.25%) SQL
2 24 (14.72%) Perl
3 18 (11.04%) PowerShell
4 14 (8.59%) Java
5 12 (7.36%) Python
6 10 (6.13%) Bourne shell
6 10 (6.13%) C-shell
6 10 (6.13%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.23%) Korn
8 2 (1.23%) Ruby
8 2 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) Tcl
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (21.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (19.02%) MCSE
3 26 (15.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (9.20%) MCSA
5 14 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (7.98%) CCNA
7 4 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.45%) MCP
8 2 (1.23%) CCNP
8 2 (1.23%) Degree
8 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.61%) CCA
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 120 (73.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (44.79%) Active Directory
3 52 (31.90%) Hyper-V
4 37 (22.70%) XenApp
5 29 (17.79%) VMware ESX
6 16 (9.82%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (7.36%) Terminal Services
8 10 (6.13%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.13%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (3.07%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (3.07%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (2.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (2.45%) vCloud
10 4 (2.45%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.84%) Firmware
12 2 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (1.23%) XenServer
13 1 (0.61%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (3.68%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.07%) BMC PATROL
3 5 (3.07%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 5 (3.07%) Puppet
4 4 (2.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (2.45%) EMC VPLEX
4 4 (2.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.84%) SCCM
5 3 (1.84%) WSUS
6 2 (1.23%) Ansible
6 2 (1.23%) Nagios
7 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.61%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.61%) SCOM
7 1 (0.61%) Simpana
7 1 (0.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 157 (96.32%) VMware
2 89 (54.60%) Cisco
3 79 (48.47%) Microsoft
4 60 (36.81%) HP
5 45 (27.61%) Citrix
6 27 (16.56%) EMC
7 23 (14.11%) Dell
7 23 (14.11%) Red Hat
8 22 (13.50%) 3PAR
9 20 (12.27%) Apple
10 19 (11.66%) NetApp
11 17 (10.43%) Oracle
12 13 (7.98%) Fujitsu
12 13 (7.98%) SonicWALL
13 12 (7.36%) Veeam
14 10 (6.13%) Avaya
14 10 (6.13%) CheckPoint
14 10 (6.13%) Sun
15 6 (3.68%) AppSense
15 6 (3.68%) Symantec
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