The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 308 292 335
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +43
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 943 1086 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.02% 1.09% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 8.24% 9.04% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 838 899 875
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11444 12019 11794
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.40% 12.06% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9779 9998 10032
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in England

vSphere
Salary Trend in England

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

vSphere Salary Trend in England

vSphere
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in England

vSphere
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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
London -15 347 £52,500 +5.00% 27
South East -40 239 £47,500 +11.76% 30
East of England +18 82 £45,000 - 5
Yorkshire -1 77 £40,000 +8.84% 17
South West -16 72 £40,000 +14.28% 7
West Midlands -15 46 £45,000 +23.28% 5
North West +27 45 £41,250 +7.84% 4
East Midlands +10 27 £33,000 -8.33% 3
North East 0 6 £36,000 +10.76% 2
vSphere
UK

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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 England region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 1789 (90.86%) VMware
2 1457 (74.00%) Windows
3 1106 (56.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 978 (49.67%) Microsoft
5 959 (48.70%) Windows Server
6 904 (45.91%) Active Directory
7 837 (42.51%) Cisco
8 761 (38.65%) Linux
9 716 (36.36%) Firewall
10 667 (33.88%) SAN
11 657 (33.37%) ITIL
12 623 (31.64%) Citrix
13 576 (29.25%) MS Exchange
14 569 (28.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 512 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 475 (24.12%) HP
17 462 (23.46%) DNS
18 395 (20.06%) Data Centre
19 374 (18.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 368 (18.69%) SQL Server
20 368 (18.69%) XenApp
21 360 (18.28%) MS Excel
22 341 (17.32%) Hyper-V
23 340 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
24 334 (16.96%) LAN
25 330 (16.76%) WAN
26 318 (16.15%) NetApp
27 315 (16.00%) DHCP
28 304 (15.44%) SQL
28 304 (15.44%) SCCM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 576 (29.25%) MS Exchange
2 249 (12.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 177 (8.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 161 (8.18%) IIS
5 133 (6.75%) SharePoint
6 128 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 121 (6.15%) Skype for Business
8 112 (5.69%) OpenStack
9 86 (4.37%) Exchange Server 2003
10 85 (4.32%) CloudStack
11 83 (4.22%) JBoss
12 79 (4.01%) WebLogic
13 78 (3.96%) WebSphere
14 49 (2.49%) Apache
15 38 (1.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 23 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
17 19 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
18 16 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
19 14 (0.71%) Tomcat
20 13 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 360 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 154 (7.82%) MS Office
3 16 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.051%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.051%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (0.71%) assyst
2 11 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.30%) Bankmaster
6 3 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.10%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.051%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.051%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 213 (10.82%) Office 365
2 181 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
3 158 (8.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 55 (2.79%) IaaS
5 49 (2.49%) Mimecast
6 42 (2.13%) SaaS
7 41 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
8 36 (1.83%) PaaS
9 17 (0.86%) OpenShift
10 8 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.41%) OneDrive
11 6 (0.30%) IBM PureFlex
12 4 (0.20%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.15%) GitHub
13 3 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
14 2 (0.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.10%) Dropbox
14 2 (0.10%) Heroku
14 2 (0.10%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 716 (36.36%) Firewall
2 667 (33.88%) SAN
3 462 (23.46%) DNS
4 334 (16.96%) LAN
5 330 (16.76%) WAN
6 315 (16.00%) DHCP
7 284 (14.42%) TCP/IP
8 217 (11.02%) VPN
9 159 (8.08%) NAS
10 137 (6.96%) Cisco Nexus
11 114 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
12 113 (5.74%) iSCSI
13 112 (5.69%) Network Security
14 111 (5.64%) Fibre Channel
15 108 (5.49%) NetScaler
16 97 (4.93%) VoIP
17 95 (4.82%) VLAN
18 66 (3.35%) Internet
19 57 (2.89%) Wireless
20 52 (2.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 85 (4.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 80 (4.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (1.83%) MySQL
5 32 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (0.86%) Hadoop
7 15 (0.76%) Oracle Database
7 15 (0.76%) Relational Database
8 13 (0.66%) MongoDB
9 12 (0.61%) Big Data
10 8 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.30%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (0.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 72 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 68 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 42 (2.13%) Subversion
4 33 (1.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 31 (1.57%) TeamCity
6 24 (1.22%) JIRA
7 15 (0.76%) Selenium
8 14 (0.71%) GitLab
9 13 (0.66%) Vagrant
10 11 (0.56%) Maven
10 11 (0.56%) SonarQube
11 10 (0.51%) Appium
11 10 (0.51%) Mocha
12 5 (0.25%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.20%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.20%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.15%) TestDirector
15 2 (0.10%) MSI
16 1 (0.051%) InstallShield
16 1 (0.051%) JUnit
General
1 284 (14.42%) Finance
2 81 (4.11%) Telecoms
3 42 (2.13%) Law
4 35 (1.78%) Banking
4 35 (1.78%) Financial Institution
5 31 (1.57%) Back Office
6 29 (1.47%) Legal
7 24 (1.22%) Retail
8 20 (1.02%) Advertising
9 18 (0.91%) Marketing
10 15 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.51%) Billing
12 8 (0.41%) Electronics
13 7 (0.36%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.36%) Publishing
14 3 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.10%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.10%) Games
16 1 (0.051%) Automotive
16 1 (0.051%) Military
Job Titles
1 373 (18.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 253 (12.85%) VMware Engineer
3 218 (11.07%) Administrator
4 194 (9.85%) Support Engineer
5 188 (9.55%) Analyst
6 170 (8.63%) Consultant
7 165 (8.38%) Systems Administrator
8 148 (7.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 142 (7.21%) Systems Engineer
10 134 (6.81%) 3rd Line Support
11 131 (6.65%) Server Engineer
12 104 (5.28%) DevOps Engineer
13 102 (5.18%) Support Analyst
14 99 (5.03%) Infrastructure Support
15 97 (4.93%) Linux Engineer
15 97 (4.93%) Windows Engineer
16 89 (4.52%) Network Engineer
17 88 (4.47%) IT Engineer
18 81 (4.11%) Architect
19 80 (4.06%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (5.08%) .NET
2 53 (2.69%) LAMP
3 48 (2.44%) Web Services
4 37 (1.88%) Middleware
5 20 (1.02%) HTML
6 14 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
7 13 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
8 10 (0.51%) Chai
8 10 (0.51%) XMPP
9 9 (0.46%) COM
10 8 (0.41%) ELK Stack
11 7 (0.36%) 802.1X
11 7 (0.36%) WSH
12 6 (0.30%) JSON
12 6 (0.30%) XML
13 5 (0.25%) SOAP
13 5 (0.25%) VXML
14 4 (0.20%) CSS
14 4 (0.20%) Sass
14 4 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 395 (20.06%) Data Centre
2 164 (8.33%) Replication
3 150 (7.62%) EMC VNX
4 135 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
5 116 (5.89%) Clustering
6 77 (3.91%) Driving Licence
7 67 (3.40%) Fat Client
7 67 (3.40%) Thin Client
8 50 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 47 (2.39%) Blackberry
10 45 (2.29%) HP Storage
11 44 (2.23%) VCE vBlock
12 40 (2.03%) PKI
12 40 (2.03%) Private Cloud
13 37 (1.88%) Management Information System
14 33 (1.68%) EqualLogic
14 33 (1.68%) Public Cloud
15 30 (1.52%) FlexPod
16 29 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
17 28 (1.42%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1457 (74.00%) Windows
2 959 (48.70%) Windows Server
3 761 (38.65%) Linux
4 569 (28.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 512 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 286 (14.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 242 (12.29%) Unix
8 226 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 134 (6.81%) Windows 7
10 112 (5.69%) CentOS
11 101 (5.13%) Windows 8
12 91 (4.62%) Windows 10
13 56 (2.84%) AIX
14 50 (2.54%) Data ONTAP
15 46 (2.34%) Windows XP
16 43 (2.18%) Ubuntu
17 41 (2.08%) Solaris
18 38 (1.93%) SUSE
19 37 (1.88%) Oracle Linux
20 28 (1.42%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (33.37%) ITIL
2 219 (11.12%) Disaster Recovery
3 147 (7.47%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (7.31%) Configuration Management
5 140 (7.11%) DevOps
6 130 (6.60%) Mentoring
7 127 (6.45%) Migration
8 115 (5.84%) Service Management
9 106 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
10 98 (4.98%) High Availability
11 96 (4.88%) Presales
12 93 (4.72%) Change Management
13 92 (4.67%) Service Delivery
14 89 (4.52%) Performance Tuning
15 88 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
16 85 (4.32%) Server Virtualisation
17 84 (4.27%) Scrum
18 75 (3.81%) RUP
19 74 (3.76%) Project Management
20 73 (3.71%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 304 (15.44%) SQL
2 267 (13.56%) PowerShell
3 192 (9.75%) Python
4 161 (8.18%) Ruby
5 144 (7.31%) Bash Shell
6 112 (5.69%) Perl
6 112 (5.69%) Shell Script
7 51 (2.59%) Java
8 37 (1.88%) C
9 22 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 21 (1.07%) VBScript
11 16 (0.81%) PHP
12 12 (0.61%) Bourne shell
13 10 (0.51%) VB
14 9 (0.46%) C-shell
15 7 (0.36%) Korn
16 5 (0.25%) C#
17 4 (0.20%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.15%) Groovy
19 2 (0.10%) Go
Qualifications
1 374 (18.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 340 (17.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 273 (13.86%) Cisco Certification
4 257 (13.05%) MCSE
5 219 (11.12%) CCNA
6 193 (9.80%) Security Cleared
7 166 (8.43%) MCSA
8 145 (7.36%) SC Cleared
9 101 (5.13%) Degree
10 100 (5.08%) CCNP
11 99 (5.03%) MCITP
12 60 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
13 57 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
14 54 (2.74%) VCP5
15 51 (2.59%) MCP
16 43 (2.18%) VCAP
17 42 (2.13%) CCA
18 35 (1.78%) RHCSA
19 33 (1.68%) RHCE
20 22 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (9.65%) SLA
2 58 (2.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (2.18%) PCI DSS
3 43 (2.18%) QA
4 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.10%) DICOM
6 2 (0.10%) HL7
6 2 (0.10%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.051%) BS7799
7 1 (0.051%) RMADS
7 1 (0.051%) SAS 70
System Software
1 1106 (56.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 904 (45.91%) Active Directory
3 368 (18.69%) XenApp
4 341 (17.32%) Hyper-V
5 260 (13.20%) VMware ESXi
6 203 (10.31%) VMware ESX
7 188 (9.55%) XenDesktop
8 181 (9.19%) vCloud
9 160 (8.13%) XenServer
10 94 (4.77%) Xen
11 45 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 45 (2.29%) Terminal Services
12 44 (2.23%) NFS
13 39 (1.98%) Docker
14 22 (1.12%) KVM
15 18 (0.91%) DFS Replication
16 17 (0.86%) VMware Server
17 16 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 13 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
19 12 (0.61%) UAG
Systems Management
1 304 (15.44%) SCCM
2 220 (11.17%) Puppet
3 182 (9.24%) SCOM
4 153 (7.77%) Backup Exec
5 141 (7.16%) Opscode Chef
6 110 (5.59%) WSUS
7 109 (5.54%) NetBackup
8 108 (5.49%) Ansible
9 86 (4.37%) Tivoli
10 74 (3.76%) Cobbler
11 67 (3.40%) vRealize
12 61 (3.10%) Nagios
13 54 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
14 52 (2.64%) Norton AntiVirus
15 50 (2.54%) vMotion
16 49 (2.49%) HP SIM
17 44 (2.23%) Salt
18 39 (1.98%) SCVMM
19 36 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
20 30 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1789 (90.86%) VMware
2 978 (49.67%) Microsoft
3 837 (42.51%) Cisco
4 623 (31.64%) Citrix
5 475 (24.12%) HP
6 318 (16.15%) NetApp
7 298 (15.13%) EMC
7 298 (15.13%) Red Hat
8 205 (10.41%) Oracle
9 179 (9.09%) Symantec
10 166 (8.43%) Dell
11 128 (6.50%) Veeam
12 118 (5.99%) IBM
13 84 (4.27%) CheckPoint
14 83 (4.22%) SolarWinds
15 82 (4.16%) 3PAR
16 72 (3.66%) EnterpriseDB
17 69 (3.50%) F5
18 65 (3.30%) Intel Security
19 59 (3.00%) Avaya
Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Blue Chip Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Logix Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Car £5.700, 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Private Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £31000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Car Allowance / Car
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + On Call
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago