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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 104 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 23 41 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.13% 2.01% 2.43%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 15.24% 18.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 43
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £30,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
207 269 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.17% 13.21% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 166 217 218
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead +4 6 - - 2
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £40,500 -
Stevenage - 2 £21,000 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 38 (97.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (97.44%) Windows
3 29 (74.36%) Windows Server
4 20 (51.28%) ITIL
4 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
5 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
6 16 (41.03%) Linux
6 16 (41.03%) Citrix
6 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
8 14 (35.90%) Puppet
8 14 (35.90%) VBScript
8 14 (35.90%) vCloud
9 13 (33.33%) Change Management
10 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (28.21%) Office 365
11 11 (28.21%) vRealize
12 10 (25.64%) Migration
12 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
12 10 (25.64%) XenApp
12 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
14 8 (20.51%) LAMP
14 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
14 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
14 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001

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 8 (20.51%) OpenStack
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 6 (15.38%) Apache
3 6 (15.38%) Skype for Business
3 6 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
5 2 (5.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Office 365
2 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) DHCP
2 7 (17.95%) DNS
3 6 (15.38%) HTTP
3 6 (15.38%) Skype
4 5 (12.82%) Unified Communications
5 3 (7.69%) Firewall
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) SAN
7 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 6 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Principal Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (10.26%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) LAMP
2 6 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Fat Client
3 5 (12.82%) Private Cloud
3 5 (12.82%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (97.44%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Windows Server
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (2.56%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) Unix
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 13 (33.33%) Change Management
3 10 (25.64%) Migration
4 8 (20.51%) Configuration Management
4 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
4 8 (20.51%) Problem Management
4 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 5 (12.82%) Application Virtualisation
6 5 (12.82%) Presales
6 5 (12.82%) Virtual Environments
7 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) ERP
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) Release Management
8 2 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (2.56%) Boundary Protection
9 1 (2.56%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 14 (35.90%) VBScript
3 8 (20.51%) Perl
3 8 (20.51%) PHP
4 6 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.38%) RHCE
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) VCAP
3 6 (15.38%) VCDX
4 2 (5.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) EMCISA
5 1 (2.56%) EMCSA
5 1 (2.56%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (97.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
3 14 (35.90%) vCloud
4 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
5 10 (25.64%) XenApp
6 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
7 6 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (15.38%) XenServer
8 4 (10.26%) Terminal Services
9 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
10 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (35.90%) Puppet
2 11 (28.21%) vRealize
3 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Simpana
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
3 16 (41.03%) Citrix
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
4 8 (20.51%) Oracle
5 6 (15.38%) Computacenter
5 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.56%) CommVault
6 1 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Juniper
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam
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Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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