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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank - 43 32
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - 2.18% 2.94%
As % of the System Software category - 16.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
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 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.49% 13.10% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 11
Average salary £38,066 £37,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.87% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,452 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 July 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 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Apache
3 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (57.14%) Digital Media
3 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) HP AIS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon S3
2 4 (57.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) BIG-IP
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Media
2 2 (28.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (28.57%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HP AIS
1 2 (28.57%) HP ASE
1 2 (28.57%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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