The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 95 105 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 46 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.12% 2.17% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 16.08% 15.17% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 34 21
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,450 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,800 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
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
286 290 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 13.19% 14.29% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 238 222 197
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,750 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Borehamwood -2 11 £31,000 -31.11%
Hemel Hempstead -13 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Hitchin - 7 £30,000 -
Watford +6 6 £51,250 -6.81%
Potters Bar - 4 £40,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 2 - -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 65 (91.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (90.14%) Windows
4 48 (67.61%) SAN
5 44 (61.97%) MS Exchange
6 41 (57.75%) Cisco
7 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
8 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
8 37 (52.11%) Windows Server
9 35 (49.30%) Firewall
10 32 (45.07%) HP
11 31 (43.66%) LAN
11 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
12 29 (40.85%) WAN
13 28 (39.44%) VPN
14 26 (36.62%) Data Centre
15 25 (35.21%) Linux
15 25 (35.21%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (32.39%) DNS
16 23 (32.39%) DHCP
17 22 (30.99%) Hyper-V
18 21 (29.58%) Citrix
19 19 (26.76%) 3PAR
20 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2010
20 18 (25.35%) Office 365
20 18 (25.35%) Mentoring
20 18 (25.35%) SharePoint
20 18 (25.35%) SQL
21 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
21 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (61.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (25.35%) SharePoint
3 12 (16.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.23%) IIS
5 3 (4.23%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.35%) Office 365
2 17 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.82%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (67.61%) SAN
2 35 (49.30%) Firewall
3 31 (43.66%) LAN
4 29 (40.85%) WAN
5 28 (39.44%) VPN
6 23 (32.39%) DHCP
6 23 (32.39%) DNS
7 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
8 14 (19.72%) NAS
9 13 (18.31%) OSPF
9 13 (18.31%) SSL
10 12 (16.90%) Network Security
11 8 (11.27%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (11.27%) Spanning Tree
12 4 (5.63%) MPLS
13 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
14 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
14 2 (2.82%) Structured Cabling
15 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.63%) Big Data
3 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (7.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (26.76%) Technical Engineer
3 15 (21.13%) Consultant
3 15 (21.13%) Technical Consultant
4 14 (19.72%) VMware Engineer
5 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (16.90%) Senior Consultant
5 12 (16.90%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 12 (16.90%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 12 (16.90%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (14.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Support Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Technical Leader
7 8 (11.27%) Active Directory Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) EMC Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Operations Engineer
7 8 (11.27%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.62%) Data Centre
2 16 (22.54%) Fat Client
2 16 (22.54%) Thin Client
3 15 (21.13%) Replication
4 12 (16.90%) Blackberry
4 12 (16.90%) EqualLogic
4 12 (16.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (11.27%) Driving Licence
6 7 (9.86%) Public Cloud
7 4 (5.63%) Clustering
8 2 (2.82%) HP Storage
9 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (90.14%) Windows
2 37 (52.11%) Windows Server
3 25 (35.21%) Linux
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (22.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.82%) Unix
7 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (25.35%) Mentoring
3 11 (15.49%) Network Design
3 11 (15.49%) Server Building
4 10 (14.08%) Business Transformation
4 10 (14.08%) Project Planning
5 9 (12.68%) ITIL
5 9 (12.68%) Patch Management
6 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.27%) Data Security
7 5 (7.04%) Change Management
7 5 (7.04%) Load Balancing
7 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.04%) Project Management
8 4 (5.63%) Analytics
8 4 (5.63%) Data Analytics
8 4 (5.63%) Migration
8 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.63%) Process Management
8 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.35%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) MCSE
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.49%) MCSA
3 7 (9.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (8.45%) Degree
5 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (5.63%) SANS
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.82%) CCNP
8 1 (1.41%) CCIE
8 1 (1.41%) CCSP
8 1 (1.41%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.41%) CISM
8 1 (1.41%) CISMP
8 1 (1.41%) CISSP
8 1 (1.41%) CLAS
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 65 (91.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (52.11%) Active Directory
3 22 (30.99%) Hyper-V
4 11 (15.49%) XenApp
5 9 (12.68%) Terminal Services
5 9 (12.68%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.63%) XenServer
7 3 (4.23%) vCloud
7 3 (4.23%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.23%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.82%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.82%) SCCM
1 2 (2.82%) SCOM
1 2 (2.82%) Simpana
2 1 (1.41%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) Nessus
2 1 (1.41%) vRealize
Vendors
1 71 (100.00%) VMware
2 41 (57.75%) Cisco
3 40 (56.34%) Microsoft
4 32 (45.07%) HP
5 21 (29.58%) Citrix
6 19 (26.76%) 3PAR
7 15 (21.13%) NetApp
8 12 (16.90%) Apple
8 12 (16.90%) EMC
8 12 (16.90%) Fujitsu
8 12 (16.90%) SonicWALL
9 10 (14.08%) CheckPoint
10 8 (11.27%) Avaya
10 8 (11.27%) Dell
11 5 (7.04%) Oracle
12 4 (5.63%) iManage
13 3 (4.23%) SAP
14 2 (2.82%) CommVault
14 2 (2.82%) Intel Security
14 2 (2.82%) Juniper
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago