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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 175 185 192
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 83 103 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.27% 1.35% 1.21%
As % of the System Software category 11.82% 9.92% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 90
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
702 1038 1052
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 10.78% 13.58% 12.26%
Number of salaries quoted 575 762 884
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 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 29 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 +12 43 £45,000 - 1
Essex +19 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +2 12 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 12 £30,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £32,500 -13.33%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 159 (96.36%) VMware
2 131 (79.39%) Windows
3 124 (75.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (55.15%) Cisco
5 87 (52.73%) Windows Server
6 81 (49.09%) Microsoft
7 79 (47.88%) MS Exchange
8 76 (46.06%) Active Directory
9 72 (43.64%) SAN
9 72 (43.64%) Firewall
10 64 (38.79%) HP
11 58 (35.15%) LAN
12 56 (33.94%) DNS
13 53 (32.12%) Linux
14 52 (31.52%) WAN
15 50 (30.30%) VPN
16 47 (28.48%) Hyper-V
17 45 (27.27%) DHCP
17 45 (27.27%) Citrix
18 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
19 38 (23.03%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (22.42%) XenApp
21 36 (21.82%) Office 365
21 36 (21.82%) SQL
22 35 (21.21%) MCSE
22 35 (21.21%) TCP/IP
23 34 (20.61%) Disaster Recovery
24 33 (20.00%) MS Excel
25 31 (18.79%) Thin Client
25 31 (18.79%) 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 79 (47.88%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 18 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 15 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (6.06%) JBoss
7 8 (4.85%) IIS
8 7 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.64%) Skype for Business
9 6 (3.64%) WebLogic
10 4 (2.42%) Apache
10 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.21%) Confluence
11 2 (1.21%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.21%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 29 (17.58%) MS Office
3 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.82%) Office 365
2 27 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (11.52%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.82%) IaaS
6 2 (1.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.21%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (1.21%) Mimecast
6 2 (1.21%) PaaS
6 2 (1.21%) SaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 72 (43.64%) Firewall
1 72 (43.64%) SAN
2 58 (35.15%) LAN
3 56 (33.94%) DNS
4 52 (31.52%) WAN
5 50 (30.30%) VPN
6 45 (27.27%) DHCP
7 35 (21.21%) TCP/IP
8 29 (17.58%) NAS
9 21 (12.73%) OSPF
10 20 (12.12%) SSL
11 16 (9.70%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (7.88%) NetScaler
12 13 (7.88%) Network Security
13 11 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
14 10 (6.06%) iSCSI
15 9 (5.45%) LDAP
15 9 (5.45%) SSH
16 7 (4.24%) VLAN
16 7 (4.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.21%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) MS Access
4 1 (0.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.21%) JIRA
1 2 (1.21%) Subversion
General
1 13 (7.88%) Finance
2 4 (2.42%) Banking
3 3 (1.82%) Publishing
3 3 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.21%) Automotive
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.21%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (30.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (16.97%) VMware Engineer
3 25 (15.15%) Technical Engineer
4 18 (10.91%) Server Engineer
5 16 (9.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (8.48%) Consultant
7 14 (8.48%) Support Engineer
8 12 (7.27%) Team Leader
8 12 (7.27%) Technical Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 11 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (6.67%) Unix Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (6.06%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 10 (6.06%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
10 10 (6.06%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) Web Services
2 7 (4.24%) Middleware
3 2 (1.21%) JSON
3 2 (1.21%) LAMP
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 31 (18.79%) Data Centre
1 31 (18.79%) Fat Client
1 31 (18.79%) Thin Client
2 29 (17.58%) Replication
3 26 (15.76%) Blackberry
4 18 (10.91%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (8.48%) Driving Licence
5 14 (8.48%) EqualLogic
6 9 (5.45%) EMC VNX
7 6 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
7 6 (3.64%) Public Cloud
8 5 (3.03%) Clustering
9 4 (2.42%) PKI
9 4 (2.42%) Spread Betting
9 4 (2.42%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (1.21%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.21%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.21%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (1.21%) iPad
10 2 (1.21%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 131 (79.39%) Windows
2 87 (52.73%) Windows Server
3 53 (32.12%) Linux
4 29 (17.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (13.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.09%) Unix
7 10 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.45%) Solaris
9 8 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (4.85%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.85%) Windows 8
10 7 (4.24%) Android
11 4 (2.42%) AIX
11 4 (2.42%) CentOS
11 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.42%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.21%) Debian
12 2 (1.21%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.61%) Fedora
13 1 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (20.61%) Disaster Recovery
2 27 (16.36%) ITIL
2 27 (16.36%) Mentoring
3 17 (10.30%) Server Building
4 15 (9.09%) High Availability
5 14 (8.48%) Server Virtualisation
6 12 (7.27%) E-Commerce
6 12 (7.27%) Network Design
7 10 (6.06%) Business Transformation
7 10 (6.06%) Patch Management
7 10 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (6.06%) Project Planning
8 9 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (5.45%) Data Security
9 8 (4.85%) ITSM
9 8 (4.85%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (4.24%) Migration
11 6 (3.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 6 (3.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.82%) SQL
2 19 (11.52%) PowerShell
3 18 (10.91%) Perl
4 11 (6.67%) Python
5 9 (5.45%) Bourne shell
5 9 (5.45%) C-shell
5 9 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 8 (4.85%) Java
7 4 (2.42%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.21%) Korn
8 2 (1.21%) Ruby
8 2 (1.21%) Tcl
8 2 (1.21%) VBScript
9 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (23.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (21.21%) MCSE
3 27 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (12.73%) MCSA
5 13 (7.88%) CCNA
5 13 (7.88%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (3.64%) MCP
8 3 (1.82%) Degree
8 3 (1.82%) VCP5
9 2 (1.21%) CCNP
9 2 (1.21%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.61%) MCTS
10 1 (0.61%) SANS
10 1 (0.61%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (75.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (46.06%) Active Directory
3 47 (28.48%) Hyper-V
4 37 (22.42%) XenApp
5 29 (17.58%) VMware ESX
6 17 (10.30%) Terminal Services
7 12 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (6.06%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.42%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (2.42%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (2.42%) vCloud
10 4 (2.42%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.82%) Firmware
12 2 (1.21%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (1.21%) XenServer
13 1 (0.61%) Docker
13 1 (0.61%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) Backup Exec
1 9 (5.45%) Oracle ZFS
2 6 (3.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (3.64%) SCCM
3 5 (3.03%) Puppet
4 4 (2.42%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (2.42%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (2.42%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.82%) WSUS
6 2 (1.21%) Ansible
6 2 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.21%) SCOM
6 2 (1.21%) Simpana
7 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.61%) Nagios
7 1 (0.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 159 (96.36%) VMware
2 91 (55.15%) Cisco
3 81 (49.09%) Microsoft
4 64 (38.79%) HP
5 45 (27.27%) Citrix
6 26 (15.76%) 3PAR
7 25 (15.15%) Apple
7 25 (15.15%) EMC
8 24 (14.55%) Dell
9 19 (11.52%) SonicWALL
10 18 (10.91%) Fujitsu
10 18 (10.91%) Red Hat
11 17 (10.30%) NetApp
11 17 (10.30%) Oracle
12 15 (9.09%) Avaya
13 14 (8.48%) CheckPoint
14 11 (6.67%) Veeam
15 9 (5.45%) Sun
16 6 (3.64%) AppSense
17 4 (2.42%) IBM
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