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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 39 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.06% 1.90% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 20.00% 23.53% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
10 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.32% 8.06% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,946
% change year-on-year
- -3.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Apache
2 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (50.00%) MySQL
4 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
5 4 (33.33%) Apache Solr
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (25.00%) F5
6 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (25.00%) Data Centre

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
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%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (66.67%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 3 (25.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) VCP5
1 3 (25.00%) CCNP
1 3 (25.00%) CCNA
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (25.00%) HP AIS
1 3 (25.00%) HP ASE
1 3 (25.00%) MCITP
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Riverbed
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) hybris
6 1 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (8.33%) Remedy