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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 188 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 75 89 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.17% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 10.15% 8.07% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 63 57 92
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
739 1103 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.69% 14.50% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 607 847 895
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +23 52 £45,000 - 5
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Bedfordshire -13 8 £47,500 -2.06%
Essex -2 6 £32,500 -26.13%
Suffolk +11 3 £22,500 -35.71%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 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 East of England region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 152 (97.44%) VMware
2 133 (85.26%) Windows
3 123 (78.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (57.05%) Windows Server
5 88 (56.41%) MS Exchange
6 85 (54.49%) Microsoft
7 80 (51.28%) Cisco
8 75 (48.08%) Active Directory
8 75 (48.08%) SAN
9 67 (42.95%) Firewall
10 59 (37.82%) HP
11 53 (33.97%) DNS
12 52 (33.33%) VPN
12 52 (33.33%) LAN
12 52 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 50 (32.05%) DHCP
14 49 (31.41%) WAN
15 47 (30.13%) Citrix
16 46 (29.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 44 (28.21%) MCSE
18 43 (27.56%) Disaster Recovery
19 40 (25.64%) Linux
19 40 (25.64%) Data Centre
20 38 (24.36%) Hyper-V
21 37 (23.72%) XenApp
22 36 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
23 34 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2010
24 33 (21.15%) 3PAR
24 33 (21.15%) Thin Client
24 33 (21.15%) Fat Client

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 88 (56.41%) MS Exchange
2 34 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 18 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.77%) IIS
6 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.56%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.28%) Confluence
9 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
9 2 (1.28%) JBoss
9 2 (1.28%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.64%) Apache
10 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (17.31%) MS Excel
1 27 (17.31%) MS Office
2 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 28 (17.95%) Office 365
2 25 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.92%) IaaS
6 2 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.28%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (1.28%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.28%) PaaS
6 2 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (48.08%) SAN
2 67 (42.95%) Firewall
3 53 (33.97%) DNS
4 52 (33.33%) LAN
4 52 (33.33%) VPN
5 50 (32.05%) DHCP
6 49 (31.41%) WAN
7 30 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 26 (16.67%) NAS
9 21 (13.46%) OSPF
10 20 (12.82%) SSL
11 19 (12.18%) Network Security
12 17 (10.90%) Spanning Tree
13 16 (10.26%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (6.41%) iSCSI
15 7 (4.49%) NetScaler
16 6 (3.85%) VLAN
16 6 (3.85%) VoIP
17 5 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
18 4 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.64%) Big Data
5 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.64%) MS Access
5 1 (0.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.28%) JIRA
1 2 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 12 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.64%) Back Office
3 1 (0.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (31.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 27 (17.31%) VMware Engineer
3 22 (14.10%) Technical Engineer
4 20 (12.82%) Consultant
5 17 (10.90%) Support Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (9.62%) Infrastructure Support
7 15 (9.62%) Server Engineer
8 14 (8.97%) Technical Consultant
9 13 (8.33%) Administrator
9 13 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 13 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
11 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 10 (6.41%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (6.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 10 (6.41%) Senior Technical Consultant
12 10 (6.41%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (6.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) Middleware
2 2 (1.28%) LAMP
3 1 (0.64%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
3 1 (0.64%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.64%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 33 (21.15%) Fat Client
2 33 (21.15%) Thin Client
3 26 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 26 (16.67%) Replication
4 21 (13.46%) EqualLogic
5 18 (11.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 17 (10.90%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.85%) Clustering
7 6 (3.85%) Mobile Computing
7 6 (3.85%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.21%) EMC VNX
9 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.56%) Spread Betting
9 4 (2.56%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.64%) CMDB
11 1 (0.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 133 (85.26%) Windows
2 89 (57.05%) Windows Server
3 40 (25.64%) Linux
4 36 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.13%) Unix
7 8 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 7 (4.49%) Android
9 4 (2.56%) CentOS
9 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.56%) Solaris
10 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.28%) Debian
11 2 (1.28%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) Fedora
12 1 (0.64%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (27.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 29 (18.59%) ITIL
2 29 (18.59%) Mentoring
3 18 (11.54%) Network Design
3 18 (11.54%) Server Building
4 14 (8.97%) Patch Management
5 13 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.69%) Data Security
7 10 (6.41%) Business Transformation
7 10 (6.41%) Project Planning
8 9 (5.77%) Presales
9 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
10 7 (4.49%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (4.49%) ITSM
10 7 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 6 (3.85%) High Availability
12 5 (3.21%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.59%) SQL
2 15 (9.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.13%) Perl
4 4 (2.56%) Bourne shell
4 4 (2.56%) C-shell
4 4 (2.56%) Python
4 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.28%) Korn
5 2 (1.28%) Tcl
5 2 (1.28%) VBScript
6 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) PHP
6 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (29.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (28.21%) MCSE
3 31 (19.87%) MCSA
4 27 (17.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (8.33%) MCP
6 9 (5.77%) VCP5
7 8 (5.13%) CCNA
7 8 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.21%) Degree
9 3 (1.92%) MCTS
9 3 (1.92%) SANS
9 3 (1.92%) VCAP
10 2 (1.28%) CCA
10 2 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.28%) HNC
10 2 (1.28%) MCITP
10 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (16.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 123 (78.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (48.08%) Active Directory
3 38 (24.36%) Hyper-V
4 37 (23.72%) XenApp
5 26 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 16 (10.26%) Terminal Services
7 15 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (5.77%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (2.56%) vCloud
10 4 (2.56%) VMware Server
10 4 (2.56%) XenServer
11 2 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.28%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.64%) Docker
12 1 (0.64%) Firmware
12 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (4.49%) SCCM
3 4 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (2.56%) EMC VPLEX
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle ZFS
4 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.92%) Puppet
4 3 (1.92%) WSUS
5 2 (1.28%) Ansible
5 2 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.28%) Nagios
5 2 (1.28%) SCOM
5 2 (1.28%) Simpana
6 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.64%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.64%) Nessus
6 1 (0.64%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 152 (97.44%) VMware
2 85 (54.49%) Microsoft
3 80 (51.28%) Cisco
4 59 (37.82%) HP
5 47 (30.13%) Citrix
6 33 (21.15%) 3PAR
7 26 (16.67%) Dell
8 25 (16.03%) Apple
9 21 (13.46%) Avaya
9 21 (13.46%) EMC
10 20 (12.82%) CheckPoint
11 19 (12.18%) SonicWALL
12 18 (11.54%) Fujitsu
13 16 (10.26%) NetApp
14 10 (6.41%) Intel
14 10 (6.41%) Oracle
15 9 (5.77%) Red Hat
16 8 (5.13%) Veeam
17 6 (3.85%) AppSense
18 4 (2.56%) IBM
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