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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 327 315 289
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -26
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 358 409 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.80% 0.83% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 7.69% 8.46% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 298 351 351
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,850 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
vSphere
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
4654 4837 4182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 10.44% 9.87% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4068 4203 3589
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in London

vSphere
Salary Trend in London

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

vSphere Salary Trend in London

vSphere
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

vSphere Salary Histogram in London

vSphere
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
City of London +6 79 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Sidcup +10 11 £50,500 -3.23% 1
Wembley - 3 £46,000 -
Finchley - 3 £42,500 -
Hounslow +14 2 - -
Croydon 0 1 £44,000 -2.22% 3
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £42,500 +32.81%
Uxbridge -8 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Twickenham -20 1 £45,000 -2.70%
Wimbledon - 1 £43,750 -
Barnet - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 795 (92.87%) VMware
2 696 (81.31%) Windows
3 559 (65.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 481 (56.19%) Active Directory
5 467 (54.56%) Microsoft
6 435 (50.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 411 (48.01%) MS Exchange
8 392 (45.79%) Cisco
9 374 (43.69%) Citrix
10 331 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 317 (37.03%) SAN
12 265 (30.96%) Exchange Server 2010
13 259 (30.26%) DNS
14 233 (27.22%) HP
15 227 (26.52%) SQL Server
16 224 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
17 217 (25.35%) XenApp
18 212 (24.77%) Finance
19 209 (24.42%) Linux
20 196 (22.90%) MS Excel
21 186 (21.73%) TCP/IP
22 182 (21.26%) Hyper-V
23 178 (20.79%) DHCP
24 177 (20.68%) Firewall
25 164 (19.16%) ITIL
25 164 (19.16%) Data Centre
26 158 (18.46%) EMC
27 153 (17.87%) Exchange Server 2007
28 146 (17.06%) VMware ESX
29 142 (16.59%) NetApp

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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
1 411 (48.01%) MS Exchange
2 265 (30.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 153 (17.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 94 (10.98%) Lync
5 85 (9.93%) SharePoint
6 72 (8.41%) IIS
7 70 (8.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 69 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 56 (6.54%) Apache
10 37 (4.32%) Tomcat
11 32 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
12 23 (2.69%) WorkSite
13 21 (2.45%) OpenStack
14 20 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 20 (2.34%) Office Communications Server
15 17 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
15 17 (1.99%) WebSphere
16 15 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (1.17%) JBoss
18 8 (0.93%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 196 (22.90%) MS Excel
2 123 (14.37%) MS Office
3 18 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (2.80%) Dynamics GP
2 6 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.23%) Line 500
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 70 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 70 (8.18%) Office 365
2 68 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (4.44%) Mimecast
4 15 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (1.64%) PaaS
6 13 (1.52%) IaaS
7 12 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.40%) SaaS
8 6 (0.70%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.70%) Route 53
9 4 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (0.35%) Heroku
11 2 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.12%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.12%) Engine Yard
12 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 317 (37.03%) SAN
2 259 (30.26%) DNS
3 186 (21.73%) TCP/IP
4 178 (20.79%) DHCP
5 177 (20.68%) Firewall
6 113 (13.20%) NetScaler
7 101 (11.80%) NAS
8 77 (9.00%) iSCSI
8 77 (9.00%) VPN
9 69 (8.06%) WAN
10 68 (7.94%) LAN
11 56 (6.54%) VLAN
12 53 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
13 49 (5.72%) VoIP
14 36 (4.21%) FTP
15 33 (3.86%) LDAP
15 33 (3.86%) Cisco Nexus
15 33 (3.86%) Network Security
16 30 (3.50%) SSH
16 30 (3.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 102 (11.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (6.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (3.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 18 (2.10%) MySQL
6 9 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (1.05%) MongoDB
6 9 (1.05%) NoSQL
7 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.82%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (0.82%) Big Data
7 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (0.58%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.47%) DB2
11 3 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 17 (1.99%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.82%) InstallShield
2 7 (0.82%) Subversion
2 7 (0.82%) Liquibase
2 7 (0.82%) Flyway
3 6 (0.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.47%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.35%) JIRA
6 2 (0.23%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.12%) Psake
7 1 (0.12%) Ant
7 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.12%) Hudson
7 1 (0.12%) FishEye
General
1 212 (24.77%) Finance
2 106 (12.38%) Banking
3 52 (6.07%) Law
4 45 (5.26%) Advertising
5 43 (5.02%) Legal
6 38 (4.44%) Back Office
7 26 (3.04%) Financial Institution
8 19 (2.22%) Retail
9 14 (1.64%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.40%) Marketing
10 12 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.05%) Publishing
12 5 (0.58%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
13 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 175 (20.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 136 (15.89%) Analyst
3 97 (11.33%) Administrator
4 81 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
5 75 (8.76%) Support Engineer
6 57 (6.66%) Wintel Engineer
7 56 (6.54%) Consultant
8 54 (6.31%) Architect
9 49 (5.72%) Systems Engineer
10 41 (4.79%) Support Analyst
11 33 (3.86%) Linux Administrator
12 32 (3.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 31 (3.62%) Network Engineer
14 29 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
15 27 (3.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 27 (3.15%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (3.04%) IT Support
17 25 (2.92%) 3rd Line Support
18 24 (2.80%) Server Support
19 23 (2.69%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.15%) Web Services
2 17 (1.99%) .NET
3 14 (1.64%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (1.17%) Application Packaging
4 10 (1.17%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (1.05%) Middleware
6 8 (0.93%) ZeroMQ
7 7 (0.82%) Grails
8 5 (0.58%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.35%) J2EE
9 3 (0.35%) XML
10 2 (0.23%) XSLT
10 2 (0.23%) SAML
10 2 (0.23%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.23%) X-Windows
10 2 (0.23%) FIX Protocol
10 2 (0.23%) HTML
10 2 (0.23%) CSS
10 2 (0.23%) jQuery
10 2 (0.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 164 (19.16%) Data Centre
2 82 (9.58%) Blackberry
3 81 (9.46%) Clustering
4 75 (8.76%) EMC VNX
5 63 (7.36%) Replication
6 61 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (5.49%) Private Cloud
8 41 (4.79%) CLARiiON
9 39 (4.56%) Computer Science
10 37 (4.32%) EqualLogic
11 30 (3.50%) Hedge funds
12 24 (2.80%) Public Cloud
13 23 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (1.99%) Management Information System
15 14 (1.64%) Thin Client
15 14 (1.64%) Fat Client
15 14 (1.64%) Digital Media
15 14 (1.64%) HP StoreVirtual
16 13 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
17 12 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 696 (81.31%) Windows
2 435 (50.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 331 (38.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 224 (26.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 209 (24.42%) Linux
6 89 (10.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 79 (9.23%) Windows 7
8 67 (7.83%) Windows 8
9 52 (6.07%) UNIX
10 49 (5.72%) Solaris
11 38 (4.44%) CentOS
12 33 (3.86%) Windows XP
13 21 (2.45%) Ubuntu
14 17 (1.99%) Data ONTAP
15 10 (1.17%) Android
16 7 (0.82%) Windows Vista
17 6 (0.70%) Debian
17 6 (0.70%) VMS
18 4 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
19 3 (0.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (19.16%) ITIL
2 70 (8.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 60 (7.01%) Configuration Management
4 45 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 38 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
5 38 (4.44%) Project Management
5 38 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 37 (4.32%) Migration
6 37 (4.32%) Patch Management
7 35 (4.09%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (3.97%) Change Management
8 34 (3.97%) Load Balancing
9 33 (3.86%) ITIL V3
10 31 (3.62%) Wealth Management
11 28 (3.27%) Change Control
11 28 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
12 27 (3.15%) Problem Management
13 26 (3.04%) Software Deployment
14 25 (2.92%) Server Building
15 22 (2.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 133 (15.54%) PowerShell
2 130 (15.19%) SQL
3 45 (5.26%) Perl
4 44 (5.14%) Python
5 42 (4.91%) Bash Shell
6 38 (4.44%) VB
7 34 (3.97%) Ruby
8 24 (2.80%) PHP
9 19 (2.22%) Java
10 17 (1.99%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.29%) JavaScript
11 11 (1.29%) C
12 9 (1.05%) Bourne shell
12 9 (1.05%) Groovy
13 8 (0.93%) VBScript
13 8 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 7 (0.82%) AWK
14 7 (0.82%) OCaml
14 7 (0.82%) sed
14 7 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 135 (15.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 119 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (12.38%) Degree
4 105 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
5 82 (9.58%) MCSE
6 81 (9.46%) CCNA
7 52 (6.07%) MCITP
8 36 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
9 32 (3.74%) CCNP
10 31 (3.62%) CCA
11 28 (3.27%) MCP
12 25 (2.92%) MCSA
13 24 (2.80%) VCP5
14 14 (1.64%) Security Cleared
14 14 (1.64%) PhD
15 13 (1.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 11 (1.29%) VCAP
17 10 (1.17%) VCDX
18 7 (0.82%) HP ASE
19 6 (0.70%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.84%) SLA
2 14 (1.64%) QA
3 9 (1.05%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.58%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 559 (65.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 481 (56.19%) Active Directory
3 217 (25.35%) XenApp
4 182 (21.26%) Hyper-V
5 146 (17.06%) VMware ESX
6 94 (10.98%) XenDesktop
7 84 (9.81%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (7.24%) XenServer
9 55 (6.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 52 (6.07%) vCloud
11 43 (5.02%) UAG
12 39 (4.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 25 (2.92%) NFS
14 23 (2.69%) Xen
15 17 (1.99%) Firmware
16 15 (1.75%) VMware Server
17 14 (1.64%) BitLocker
18 13 (1.52%) Docker
18 13 (1.52%) Terminal Services
19 11 (1.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 121 (14.14%) SCCM
2 70 (8.18%) SCOM
3 58 (6.78%) Backup Exec
4 50 (5.84%) Puppet
5 45 (5.26%) Nagios
6 42 (4.91%) EMC NetWorker
7 31 (3.62%) AirWatch
8 27 (3.15%) WSUS
9 24 (2.80%) NetBackup
10 22 (2.57%) Cacti
11 18 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (1.75%) SCVMM
12 15 (1.75%) Tivoli
12 15 (1.75%) Opsview
13 14 (1.64%) BMC Marimba
13 14 (1.64%) Cisco UCCX
14 13 (1.52%) Legato
15 12 (1.40%) EdgeSight
16 11 (1.29%) Check_MK
16 11 (1.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 795 (92.87%) VMware
2 467 (54.56%) Microsoft
3 392 (45.79%) Cisco
4 374 (43.69%) Citrix
5 233 (27.22%) HP
6 158 (18.46%) EMC
7 142 (16.59%) NetApp
8 117 (13.67%) Dell
9 105 (12.27%) Red Hat
10 98 (11.45%) Veeam
11 82 (9.58%) Oracle
12 63 (7.36%) Symantec
13 46 (5.37%) AppSense
14 38 (4.44%) IBM
14 38 (4.44%) Juniper
15 37 (4.32%) CheckPoint
16 33 (3.86%) Polycom
17 32 (3.74%) Veritas
17 32 (3.74%) F5
17 32 (3.74%) Dell Compellent
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Dental, Season ti
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Tuckers Solicitors
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Evermore Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £58,000 per annum Neg. depending on experience + packa
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum, Benefits £4,000 on call, Overtime, Expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £475000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum EXcellent salary + variable + excel
Posted: 6 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
TRG
Salary: 40000-50000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago