The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 37 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 3.46% 0.40% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 34.78% 6.25% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £42,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.62%
vSphere
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

System Software Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
23 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.96% 6.43% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
3 8 (66.67%) Apache
3 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (50.00%) MySQL
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
6 4 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (33.33%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) PaaS
7 3 (25.00%) HP AIS
7 3 (25.00%) HP ASE
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
1 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) IPv4
5 1 (8.33%) DEFINITY
5 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MCITP
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (25.00%) HP AIS
2 3 (25.00%) HP ASE
2 3 (25.00%) VCP5
2 3 (25.00%) CCNP
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) F5
5 2 (16.67%) hybris
6 1 (8.33%) Symantec
6 1 (8.33%) Avaya