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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 93 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +5
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 54 42 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.39% 1.83% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 20.53% 8.96% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 48 23 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average 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
263 469 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.63% 20.45% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 210 343 251
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Watford +16 12 £45,000 -10.00%
Hemel Hempstead +8 11 £47,500 -13.63% 2
Borehamwood +1 11 £25,000 -30.55%
Welwyn Garden City +22 9 £35,000 -3.44% 1
Hitchin - 4 £32,000 -
St Albans +22 2 £45,000 +8.43%
Potters Bar - 2 - -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 95 (98.96%) VMware
2 90 (93.75%) Windows
3 85 (88.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 69 (71.88%) MS Exchange
5 66 (68.75%) SAN
6 64 (66.67%) Cisco
7 57 (59.38%) Windows Server
8 50 (52.08%) Firewall
9 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
9 49 (51.04%) LAN
10 47 (48.96%) WAN
10 47 (48.96%) HP
11 44 (45.83%) DHCP
12 41 (42.71%) VPN
12 41 (42.71%) DNS
12 41 (42.71%) Active Directory
13 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
14 34 (35.42%) Disaster Recovery
15 33 (34.38%) Linux
15 33 (34.38%) 3PAR
16 32 (33.33%) Data Centre
17 28 (29.17%) Citrix
18 26 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
18 26 (27.08%) Hyper-V
19 24 (25.00%) Office 365
19 24 (25.00%) Mentoring
20 23 (23.96%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (23.96%) SLA
20 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
21 21 (21.88%) SharePoint

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 69 (71.88%) MS Exchange
2 26 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (21.88%) SharePoint
4 18 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 17 (17.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.17%) Skype for Business
7 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.08%) IIS
8 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.04%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (25.00%) Office 365
2 23 (23.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.08%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.04%) IaaS
6 1 (1.04%) PaaS
6 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (68.75%) SAN
2 50 (52.08%) Firewall
3 49 (51.04%) LAN
4 47 (48.96%) WAN
5 44 (45.83%) DHCP
6 41 (42.71%) DNS
6 41 (42.71%) VPN
7 23 (23.96%) TCP/IP
8 21 (21.88%) OSPF
9 20 (20.83%) NAS
10 19 (19.79%) Network Security
11 18 (18.75%) SSL
12 17 (17.71%) Spanning Tree
13 14 (14.58%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (6.25%) NetScaler
15 4 (4.17%) iSCSI
15 4 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (3.13%) BGP
16 3 (3.13%) EIGRP
16 3 (3.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.08%) Big Data
4 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) MySQL
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (7.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (21.88%) Technical Engineer
3 19 (19.79%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Consultant
5 11 (11.46%) Technical Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
6 10 (10.42%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Technical Leader
7 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (9.38%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.04%) PHP-FPM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 21 (21.88%) EqualLogic
2 21 (21.88%) Fat Client
2 21 (21.88%) Replication
2 21 (21.88%) Thin Client
3 20 (20.83%) Blackberry
4 18 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 15 (15.63%) Driving Licence
6 6 (6.25%) Clustering
7 5 (5.21%) Public Cloud
8 4 (4.17%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 90 (93.75%) Windows
2 57 (59.38%) Windows Server
3 33 (34.38%) Linux
4 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (17.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.08%) CentOS
8 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.08%) Unix
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.04%) Debian
9 1 (1.04%) Fedora
9 1 (1.04%) SUSE
9 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (35.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 24 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 17 (17.71%) Network Design
4 13 (13.54%) Patch Management
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.50%) Data Security
5 12 (12.50%) Server Building
6 11 (11.46%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (10.42%) Business Transformation
7 10 (10.42%) ITIL
7 10 (10.42%) Project Planning
8 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.17%) Change Management
10 4 (4.17%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.17%) Service Management
11 3 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 3 (3.13%) Presales
11 3 (3.13%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.75%) SQL
2 7 (7.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.08%) Perl
3 2 (2.08%) VBScript
4 1 (1.04%) PHP
4 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) MCSE
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (13.54%) MCSA
3 11 (11.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.13%) CCNA
4 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.13%) Degree
4 3 (3.13%) SANS
5 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.04%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.04%) CISM
6 1 (1.04%) CISMP
6 1 (1.04%) CISSP
6 1 (1.04%) CLAS
6 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.96%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 85 (88.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (42.71%) Active Directory
3 26 (27.08%) Hyper-V
4 20 (20.83%) XenApp
5 14 (14.58%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (11.46%) Terminal Services
7 9 (9.38%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.17%) VMware Server
9 3 (3.13%) XenServer
10 2 (2.08%) DFS Replication
10 2 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
11 1 (1.04%) Varnish
11 1 (1.04%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.13%) SCCM
2 2 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.08%) SCOM
2 2 (2.08%) Simpana
2 2 (2.08%) WSUS
3 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.04%) Nagios
3 1 (1.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 95 (98.96%) VMware
2 64 (66.67%) Cisco
3 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
4 47 (48.96%) HP
5 33 (34.38%) 3PAR
6 28 (29.17%) Citrix
7 18 (18.75%) Apple
7 18 (18.75%) CheckPoint
7 18 (18.75%) Dell
7 18 (18.75%) Fujitsu
7 18 (18.75%) SonicWALL
8 17 (17.71%) Avaya
9 16 (16.67%) NetApp
10 14 (14.58%) EMC
11 4 (4.17%) Oracle
12 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.13%) SAP
13 2 (2.08%) CommVault
13 2 (2.08%) Intel Security
13 2 (2.08%) WatchGuard
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago