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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 88 98 114
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 44 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 2.36% 1.50%
As % of the System Software category 19.82% 12.27% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 42 24 28
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,650 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £59,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
222 432 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.66% 19.21% 13.67%
Number of salaries quoted 181 294 282
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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 27 May 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 27 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
Welwyn Garden City +14 13 £55,000 +18.91% 1
Watford +6 11 £45,000 +18.42%
Hemel Hempstead +12 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Borehamwood +7 5 £25,000 -5.66%
St Albans +27 2 £45,000 +8.43%
Hitchin - 2 £32,000 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 89 (98.89%) VMware
2 84 (93.33%) Windows
3 76 (84.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (73.33%) Cisco
5 64 (71.11%) MS Exchange
6 60 (66.67%) SAN
7 58 (64.44%) Windows Server
8 46 (51.11%) LAN
9 45 (50.00%) Firewall
10 44 (48.89%) WAN
11 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
11 41 (45.56%) HP
12 38 (42.22%) DHCP
13 35 (38.89%) DNS
13 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
14 33 (36.67%) VPN
15 32 (35.56%) Citrix
16 30 (33.33%) Linux
17 29 (32.22%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
18 26 (28.89%) XenApp
19 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
20 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
20 24 (26.67%) 3PAR
20 24 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
20 24 (26.67%) Office 365
21 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
21 23 (25.56%) SLA
22 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
22 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure

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 64 (71.11%) MS Exchange
2 24 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (17.78%) SharePoint
5 14 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) IIS
8 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.11%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.67%) Office 365
2 22 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.22%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.11%) IaaS
5 1 (1.11%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (66.67%) SAN
2 46 (51.11%) LAN
3 45 (50.00%) Firewall
4 44 (48.89%) WAN
5 38 (42.22%) DHCP
6 35 (38.89%) DNS
7 33 (36.67%) VPN
8 22 (24.44%) TCP/IP
9 21 (23.33%) OSPF
10 20 (22.22%) NAS
11 18 (20.00%) SSL
12 14 (15.56%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (14.44%) Network Security
14 11 (12.22%) Spanning Tree
15 10 (11.11%) NetScaler
16 5 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
17 4 (4.44%) iSCSI
18 3 (3.33%) BGP
18 3 (3.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (23.33%) Technical Engineer
3 16 (17.78%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (14.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.33%) Consultant
5 12 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 10 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (11.11%) Technical Leader
7 9 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Team Leader
8 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (7.78%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.11%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.11%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 21 (23.33%) Replication
3 20 (22.22%) Blackberry
4 19 (21.11%) Fat Client
4 19 (21.11%) Thin Client
5 18 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (15.56%) EqualLogic
7 12 (13.33%) Driving Licence
8 6 (6.67%) Public Cloud
9 5 (5.56%) Clustering
10 4 (4.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 84 (93.33%) Windows
2 58 (64.44%) Windows Server
3 30 (33.33%) Linux
4 20 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (18.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.22%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Unix
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.11%) Debian
9 1 (1.11%) Fedora
9 1 (1.11%) SUSE
9 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 13 (14.44%) Server Building
4 12 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 11 (12.22%) Network Design
6 10 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 10 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 10 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 9 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.00%) Data Security
7 9 (10.00%) ITIL
7 9 (10.00%) Patch Management
8 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.44%) Service Management
10 3 (3.33%) Change Management
10 3 (3.33%) Migration
10 3 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (3.33%) Presales
10 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.22%) Perl
3 2 (2.22%) VBScript
4 1 (1.11%) PHP
4 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 17 (18.89%) MCSE
2 17 (18.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.22%) MCSA
4 5 (5.56%) CCNA
4 5 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) SLA
2 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (84.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 26 (28.89%) XenApp
4 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
5 14 (15.56%) VMware ESX
6 11 (12.22%) Terminal Services
6 11 (12.22%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.44%) VMware Server
8 2 (2.22%) DFS Replication
8 2 (2.22%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.22%) XenServer
9 1 (1.11%) Varnish
9 1 (1.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.22%) SCOM
2 2 (2.22%) Simpana
2 2 (2.22%) WSUS
3 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.11%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 89 (98.89%) VMware
2 66 (73.33%) Cisco
3 41 (45.56%) HP
3 41 (45.56%) Microsoft
4 32 (35.56%) Citrix
5 24 (26.67%) 3PAR
6 18 (20.00%) Apple
6 18 (20.00%) Fujitsu
6 18 (20.00%) SonicWALL
7 13 (14.44%) Dell
7 13 (14.44%) NetApp
8 11 (12.22%) Avaya
8 11 (12.22%) CheckPoint
8 11 (12.22%) EMC
9 3 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.33%) SAP
10 2 (2.22%) Intel Security
10 2 (2.22%) Juniper
10 2 (2.22%) Oracle
10 2 (2.22%) Symantec
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 4 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago