The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 105 93 109
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 32 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.58% 2.60% 1.90%
As % of the System Software category 15.24% 14.72% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 35
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,700 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
vSphere
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
210 428 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.34% 17.66% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 168 288 297
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Welwyn Garden City +12 15 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Watford +3 6 £38,500 +37.50%
St Albans +18 2 £52,500 +26.50%
Hemel Hempstead +1 2 £53,750 -
Borehamwood +13 1 £22,000 -13.72%
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 79 (98.75%) VMware
2 74 (92.50%) Windows
3 67 (83.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 63 (78.75%) Cisco
5 56 (70.00%) MS Exchange
6 55 (68.75%) Windows Server
7 51 (63.75%) SAN
8 44 (55.00%) LAN
9 43 (53.75%) Firewall
10 42 (52.50%) WAN
11 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
12 35 (43.75%) Citrix
13 34 (42.50%) HP
14 33 (41.25%) DHCP
15 30 (37.50%) DNS
15 30 (37.50%) Active Directory
15 30 (37.50%) XenApp
16 26 (32.50%) VPN
17 23 (28.75%) Linux
17 23 (28.75%) Disaster Recovery
17 23 (28.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 22 (27.50%) Mentoring
18 22 (27.50%) Data Centre
19 20 (25.00%) Office 365
20 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
20 19 (23.75%) VMware ESX
20 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
21 18 (22.50%) SLA
21 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
22 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 56 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (16.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.50%) Skype for Business
7 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (5.00%) IIS
8 1 (1.25%) nginx
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.00%) Office 365
2 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.25%) IaaS
4 1 (1.25%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (63.75%) SAN
2 44 (55.00%) LAN
3 43 (53.75%) Firewall
4 42 (52.50%) WAN
5 33 (41.25%) DHCP
6 30 (37.50%) DNS
7 26 (32.50%) VPN
8 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
9 16 (20.00%) OSPF
10 14 (17.50%) NAS
11 13 (16.25%) NetScaler
11 13 (16.25%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (16.25%) SSL
12 11 (13.75%) Network Security
13 9 (11.25%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (11.25%) Spanning Tree
14 5 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (5.00%) iSCSI
16 3 (3.75%) BGP
16 3 (3.75%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (18.75%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Consultant
3 11 (13.75%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (13.75%) VMware Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 10 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Leader
6 7 (8.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.75%) Middleware
2 2 (2.50%) .NET
2 2 (2.50%) Web Services
3 1 (1.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.25%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 15 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 14 (17.50%) Replication
4 13 (16.25%) Fat Client
4 13 (16.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (16.25%) Thin Client
5 11 (13.75%) EqualLogic
6 8 (10.00%) Driving Licence
7 6 (7.50%) Public Cloud
8 5 (6.25%) Clustering
9 4 (5.00%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 74 (92.50%) Windows
2 55 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 23 (28.75%) Linux
4 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (16.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.50%) CentOS
8 2 (2.50%) Unix
8 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.25%) Debian
9 1 (1.25%) Fedora
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.25%) SUSE
9 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (27.50%) Mentoring
3 13 (16.25%) E-Commerce
3 13 (16.25%) Server Virtualisation
4 12 (15.00%) Server Building
5 10 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (11.25%) Business Transformation
6 9 (11.25%) Network Design
6 9 (11.25%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.75%) ITIL
8 5 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (6.25%) Data Security
8 5 (6.25%) Patch Management
9 4 (5.00%) Service Management
10 3 (3.75%) High Availability
10 3 (3.75%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.75%) Presales
10 3 (3.75%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (2.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 2 (2.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.75%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) Perl
3 2 (2.50%) VBScript
4 1 (1.25%) PHP
4 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (18.75%) MCSE
2 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.75%) MCSA
4 5 (6.25%) CCNA
4 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (83.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 30 (37.50%) XenApp
3 19 (23.75%) Hyper-V
3 19 (23.75%) VMware ESX
4 7 (8.75%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (7.50%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.50%) XenServer
8 1 (1.25%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.25%) Varnish
8 1 (1.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (1.25%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.25%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) Simpana
Vendors
1 79 (98.75%) VMware
2 63 (78.75%) Cisco
3 37 (46.25%) Microsoft
4 35 (43.75%) Citrix
5 34 (42.50%) HP
6 17 (21.25%) 3PAR
7 13 (16.25%) Apple
7 13 (16.25%) Fujitsu
7 13 (16.25%) SonicWALL
8 11 (13.75%) Dell
9 9 (11.25%) Avaya
9 9 (11.25%) CheckPoint
10 8 (10.00%) NetApp
11 7 (8.75%) EMC
12 3 (3.75%) SAP
13 2 (2.50%) Juniper
13 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.50%) Symantec
14 1 (1.25%) CommVault
14 1 (1.25%) Intel Security
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