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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 183 169 183
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 63 106 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.43% 1.18%
As % of the System Software category 9.03% 12.17% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 67 76
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,750
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
698 871 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.95% 11.74% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 578 668 819
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Cambridgeshire +13 19 £37,500 +0.26% 2
Hertfordshire -21 19 £55,000 +18.91%
Suffolk +9 11 £30,000 -15.45%
Essex +8 9 £55,000 +41.93%
Bedfordshire +5 5 £45,000 -30.76%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 140 (96.55%) VMware
2 105 (72.41%) Windows
3 103 (71.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 80 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 76 (52.41%) Windows Server
6 73 (50.34%) Active Directory
7 71 (48.97%) Cisco
8 66 (45.52%) MS Exchange
9 59 (40.69%) Firewall
10 53 (36.55%) LAN
11 52 (35.86%) SAN
12 51 (35.17%) HP
13 50 (34.48%) Linux
14 48 (33.10%) DNS
15 45 (31.03%) Citrix
16 43 (29.66%) WAN
16 43 (29.66%) Hyper-V
17 42 (28.97%) XenApp
18 41 (28.28%) VMware ESX
19 32 (22.07%) TCP/IP
20 28 (19.31%) VPN
20 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
21 26 (17.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
22 25 (17.24%) DHCP
22 25 (17.24%) High Availability
23 24 (16.55%) Office 365
23 24 (16.55%) Perl
23 24 (16.55%) SQL
23 24 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification

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 66 (45.52%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.72%) JBoss
3 14 (9.66%) IIS
4 10 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.52%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.45%) Apache
8 5 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.45%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.76%) Tomcat
10 3 (2.07%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.38%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.38%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.38%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.69%) nginx
12 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (17.93%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.03%) MS Office
3 3 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.07%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.55%) Office 365
2 22 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (15.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.38%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (1.38%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (40.69%) Firewall
2 53 (36.55%) LAN
3 52 (35.86%) SAN
4 48 (33.10%) DNS
5 43 (29.66%) WAN
6 32 (22.07%) TCP/IP
7 28 (19.31%) VPN
8 25 (17.24%) DHCP
9 19 (13.10%) NetScaler
10 14 (9.66%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (8.28%) NAS
11 12 (8.28%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (7.59%) LDAP
13 10 (6.90%) SSH
14 8 (5.52%) HTTP
14 8 (5.52%) OSPF
14 8 (5.52%) VLAN
15 5 (3.45%) Internet
15 5 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) MySQL
2 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.38%) Subversion
2 1 (0.69%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (7.59%) Finance
2 8 (5.52%) Publishing
3 7 (4.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.45%) Banking
5 4 (2.76%) Retail
6 2 (1.38%) Automotive
6 2 (1.38%) Back Office
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (35.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (19.31%) VMware Engineer
3 21 (14.48%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (8.97%) Technical Engineer
5 12 (8.28%) Server Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (6.90%) Analyst
6 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 10 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 10 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 10 (6.90%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.21%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) Consultant
8 8 (5.52%) Infrastructure Support
8 8 (5.52%) Storage Engineer
8 8 (5.52%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.66%) Web Services
2 7 (4.83%) Middleware
3 4 (2.76%) .NET
4 3 (2.07%) JSON
5 1 (0.69%) JMS
5 1 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (0.69%) PHP-FPM
5 1 (0.69%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.69%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) SOAP
5 1 (0.69%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.69%) XML
5 1 (0.69%) XSD
5 1 (0.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.03%) Driving Licence
2 13 (8.97%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.97%) EMC VNX
2 13 (8.97%) Fat Client
2 13 (8.97%) Replication
2 13 (8.97%) Thin Client
3 11 (7.59%) Blackberry
4 7 (4.83%) EqualLogic
5 6 (4.14%) Clustering
6 5 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.45%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (3.45%) PKI
7 4 (2.76%) iPad
7 4 (2.76%) iPhone
8 3 (2.07%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.07%) Spread Betting
9 2 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
10 1 (0.69%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 105 (72.41%) Windows
2 76 (52.41%) Windows Server
3 50 (34.48%) Linux
4 28 (19.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (11.72%) Unix
7 14 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (8.28%) Solaris
9 6 (4.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (4.14%) Windows 7
9 6 (4.14%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.45%) AIX
10 5 (3.45%) Android
11 4 (2.76%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.38%) CentOS
12 2 (1.38%) Debian
12 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.69%) Fedora
13 1 (0.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (17.24%) High Availability
2 23 (15.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 22 (15.17%) E-Commerce
4 17 (11.72%) Server Virtualisation
5 13 (8.97%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.97%) Service Delivery
6 10 (6.90%) ITIL
6 10 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (6.21%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 9 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (6.21%) Server Building
8 7 (4.83%) Email Filtering
8 7 (4.83%) ITSM
8 7 (4.83%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (4.83%) Migration
9 6 (4.14%) Business Transformation
9 6 (4.14%) Change Management
9 6 (4.14%) Project Management
9 6 (4.14%) Project Planning
10 5 (3.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 24 (16.55%) Perl
1 24 (16.55%) SQL
2 19 (13.10%) PowerShell
3 15 (10.34%) Java
4 12 (8.28%) Python
5 10 (6.90%) Bourne shell
5 10 (6.90%) C-shell
5 10 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 4 (2.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.38%) Korn
7 2 (1.38%) Ruby
7 2 (1.38%) VBScript
8 1 (0.69%) PHP
8 1 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (17.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (16.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.41%) MCSE
4 11 (7.59%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.90%) CCNA
6 5 (3.45%) MCSA
7 2 (1.38%) CCNP
7 2 (1.38%) MCP
8 1 (0.69%) CCA
8 1 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.69%) Degree
8 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) SLA
System Software
1 103 (71.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (50.34%) Active Directory
3 43 (29.66%) Hyper-V
4 42 (28.97%) XenApp
5 41 (28.28%) VMware ESX
6 17 (11.72%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (6.90%) XenDesktop
8 8 (5.52%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (4.14%) Terminal Services
10 5 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (2.76%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (2.07%) Firmware
12 3 (2.07%) vCloud
12 3 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (1.38%) XenServer
14 1 (0.69%) Docker
14 1 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.69%) iptables
14 1 (0.69%) LXC
14 1 (0.69%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (3.45%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (3.45%) Puppet
2 5 (3.45%) SCCM
3 4 (2.76%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.38%) Ansible
4 2 (1.38%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.38%) WSUS
5 1 (0.69%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.69%) Nagios
5 1 (0.69%) Simpana
5 1 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 140 (96.55%) VMware
2 80 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 71 (48.97%) Cisco
4 51 (35.17%) HP
5 45 (31.03%) Citrix
6 24 (16.55%) Red Hat
7 23 (15.86%) Dell
8 21 (14.48%) EMC
9 18 (12.41%) NetApp
9 18 (12.41%) Oracle
10 12 (8.28%) 3PAR
11 10 (6.90%) Apple
11 10 (6.90%) Sun
12 9 (6.21%) Veeam
13 7 (4.83%) Avaya
13 7 (4.83%) CheckPoint
13 7 (4.83%) Symantec
14 5 (3.45%) AppSense
14 5 (3.45%) BMC
14 5 (3.45%) IBM
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