The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 355 392 303
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -89
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 291 286 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.76% 0.66% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 6.64% 6.20% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 260 251 384
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.62% -
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
4382 4610 4997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.48% 10.57% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3781 3984 4334
Median salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in London

vSphere
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +46 35 £51,500 +8.42% 4
Docklands, London +23 10 £55,000 -18.51%
Kingston Upon Thames +2 5 £25,000 -61.53%
Uxbridge +3 3 £34,000 -15.00%
Croydon -2 2 £39,000 -29.09%
Canary Wharf +4 1 £61,000 +39.42%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £42,500 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
Wembley - 1 £28,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 580 (93.55%) VMware
2 451 (72.74%) Windows
3 334 (53.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 316 (50.97%) Active Directory
5 312 (50.32%) Microsoft
6 296 (47.74%) Windows Server
7 286 (46.13%) Cisco
8 252 (40.65%) Linux
9 220 (35.48%) Citrix
10 212 (34.19%) Firewall
11 209 (33.71%) SAN
12 197 (31.77%) Windows Server 2012
13 183 (29.52%) MS Exchange
14 180 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 164 (26.45%) DNS
16 153 (24.68%) SCCM
17 145 (23.39%) PowerShell
18 143 (23.06%) Hyper-V
19 140 (22.58%) ITIL
20 137 (22.10%) Finance
21 132 (21.29%) Data Centre
22 126 (20.32%) HP
23 124 (20.00%) Red Hat
24 118 (19.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 117 (18.87%) XenApp
26 116 (18.71%) Puppet
27 111 (17.90%) Office 365
28 107 (17.26%) DHCP
28 107 (17.26%) SQL Server
29 106 (17.10%) MS Excel

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 183 (29.52%) MS Exchange
2 105 (16.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (11.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (7.74%) SharePoint
5 44 (7.10%) IIS
6 41 (6.61%) Skype for Business
7 35 (5.65%) Apache
8 29 (4.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 27 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 26 (4.19%) OpenStack
11 17 (2.74%) JBoss
12 16 (2.58%) Tomcat
13 15 (2.42%) CloudStack
13 15 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (2.42%) WebLogic
13 15 (2.42%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
15 9 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
16 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 106 (17.10%) MS Excel
2 59 (9.52%) MS Office
3 15 (2.42%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) Bankmaster
3 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 111 (17.90%) Office 365
2 73 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (4.84%) SaaS
5 23 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
6 19 (3.06%) OpenShift
7 14 (2.26%) IaaS
8 13 (2.10%) PaaS
9 12 (1.94%) Mimecast
9 12 (1.94%) OneDrive
10 8 (1.29%) Dropbox
11 6 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
12 5 (0.81%) Bluemix
12 5 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.32%) Heroku
14 1 (0.16%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 212 (34.19%) Firewall
2 209 (33.71%) SAN
3 164 (26.45%) DNS
4 107 (17.26%) DHCP
5 89 (14.35%) TCP/IP
5 89 (14.35%) WAN
6 87 (14.03%) LAN
7 71 (11.45%) VLAN
8 66 (10.65%) iSCSI
9 55 (8.87%) Fibre Channel
10 54 (8.71%) VPN
11 50 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
12 40 (6.45%) VoIP
13 39 (6.29%) NetScaler
14 35 (5.65%) NAS
15 29 (4.68%) Cisco Nexus
16 27 (4.35%) Skype
17 22 (3.55%) IP Telephony
18 21 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
18 21 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (17.26%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.74%) MySQL
4 13 (2.10%) Oracle Database
4 13 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.48%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.48%) DB2
6 3 (0.48%) GIS
6 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.16%) Big Data
8 1 (0.16%) DataStax
8 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.16%) Redis
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.71%) Jenkins
3 17 (2.74%) Subversion
4 16 (2.58%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (1.13%) GitLab
6 7 (1.13%) Vagrant
7 5 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.32%) DbUnit
9 2 (0.32%) JIRA
9 2 (0.32%) jMock
9 2 (0.32%) JUnit
9 2 (0.32%) Maven
9 2 (0.32%) Mockito
9 2 (0.32%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.16%) FishEye
10 1 (0.16%) Mercurial
General
1 137 (22.10%) Finance
2 45 (7.26%) Banking
3 27 (4.35%) Law
3 27 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 24 (3.87%) Back Office
5 20 (3.23%) Legal
6 19 (3.06%) Retail
7 13 (2.10%) Financial Institution
8 12 (1.94%) Marketing
9 11 (1.77%) Publishing
10 10 (1.61%) Games
10 10 (1.61%) Online Betting
11 8 (1.29%) Advertising
12 6 (0.97%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.65%) Billing
13 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (21.13%) Administrator
2 120 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 98 (15.81%) Systems Administrator
4 66 (10.65%) VMware Engineer
5 65 (10.48%) Analyst
6 60 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
7 51 (8.23%) Server Engineer
7 51 (8.23%) Support Engineer
8 44 (7.10%) Linux Administrator
8 44 (7.10%) Windows Administrator
9 42 (6.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 35 (5.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
11 32 (5.16%) Architect
11 32 (5.16%) Consultant
12 30 (4.84%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 29 (4.68%) Linux Engineer
14 28 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support
14 28 (4.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 27 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
15 27 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.68%) LAMP
2 23 (3.71%) .NET
3 22 (3.55%) Web Services
4 16 (2.58%) JSON
5 12 (1.94%) SOAP
6 8 (1.29%) WSH
7 5 (0.81%) 802.1X
7 5 (0.81%) ELK Stack
8 3 (0.48%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.32%) Apache CXF
9 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.32%) CSS
9 2 (0.32%) HTML
9 2 (0.32%) J2EE
9 2 (0.32%) jQuery
9 2 (0.32%) OpenVZ
9 2 (0.32%) RESTful
9 2 (0.32%) Spring
9 2 (0.32%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 132 (21.29%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.06%) Replication
3 45 (7.26%) Clustering
4 38 (6.13%) EMC VNX
5 36 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (3.71%) Blackberry
6 23 (3.71%) Fat Client
6 23 (3.71%) Management Information System
6 23 (3.71%) Thin Client
7 19 (3.06%) Public Cloud
7 19 (3.06%) VCE vBlock
8 15 (2.42%) PKI
9 14 (2.26%) Computer Science
10 12 (1.94%) Hedge funds
10 12 (1.94%) iPhone
11 11 (1.77%) Fintech
12 9 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.29%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.29%) Statistics
14 7 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 451 (72.74%) Windows
2 296 (47.74%) Windows Server
3 252 (40.65%) Linux
4 197 (31.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 180 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (15.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (13.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 75 (12.10%) Windows 7
9 66 (10.65%) Unix
10 36 (5.81%) Ubuntu
10 36 (5.81%) Windows 10
11 35 (5.65%) CentOS
12 29 (4.68%) Windows 8
13 19 (3.06%) SUSE
14 18 (2.90%) Windows NT
15 17 (2.74%) AIX
15 17 (2.74%) Android
15 17 (2.74%) Debian
16 15 (2.42%) Oracle Linux
17 13 (2.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (22.58%) ITIL
2 87 (14.03%) Configuration Management
3 58 (9.35%) DevOps
4 52 (8.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 52 (8.39%) Migration
5 37 (5.97%) Service Management
6 35 (5.65%) Load Balancing
7 34 (5.48%) Change Control
7 34 (5.48%) Mentoring
8 33 (5.32%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (4.68%) Presales
10 28 (4.52%) High Availability
11 24 (3.87%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (3.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 23 (3.71%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 23 (3.71%) Project Management
13 22 (3.55%) Capacity Planning
14 20 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 20 (3.23%) PRINCE2
14 20 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 145 (23.39%) PowerShell
2 82 (13.23%) Python
3 66 (10.65%) SQL
4 65 (10.48%) Bash Shell
5 49 (7.90%) Ruby
6 41 (6.61%) Perl
7 37 (5.97%) Shell Script
8 19 (3.06%) Java
9 14 (2.26%) VBScript
10 12 (1.94%) Korn
11 8 (1.29%) C
11 8 (1.29%) PHP
12 5 (0.81%) C#
12 5 (0.81%) VB
13 2 (0.32%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.16%) AWK
14 1 (0.16%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.16%) Go
14 1 (0.16%) sed
14 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 118 (19.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 85 (13.71%) Cisco Certification
3 81 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 74 (11.94%) CCNA
5 63 (10.16%) MCSE
6 36 (5.81%) ITIL Certification
7 34 (5.48%) Degree
8 32 (5.16%) MCSA
9 29 (4.68%) MCITP
10 27 (4.35%) MCP
11 15 (2.42%) VCAP
12 11 (1.77%) CCA
12 11 (1.77%) CCNP
12 11 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
12 11 (1.77%) VCP5
13 6 (0.97%) CCIE
13 6 (0.97%) LPIC
13 6 (0.97%) Security Cleared
13 6 (0.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.81%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.10%) SLA
2 16 (2.58%) QA
3 12 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.45%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 334 (53.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 316 (50.97%) Active Directory
3 143 (23.06%) Hyper-V
4 117 (18.87%) XenApp
5 83 (13.39%) VMware ESX
6 79 (12.74%) vCloud
6 79 (12.74%) VMware ESXi
7 66 (10.65%) XenDesktop
8 37 (5.97%) XenServer
9 32 (5.16%) NFS
10 28 (4.52%) Virtual Machines
11 23 (3.71%) Virtual Servers
12 20 (3.23%) Docker
12 20 (3.23%) Terminal Services
12 20 (3.23%) Xen
13 11 (1.77%) KVM
13 11 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 5 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 153 (24.68%) SCCM
2 116 (18.71%) Puppet
3 69 (11.13%) SCOM
4 56 (9.03%) Ansible
5 47 (7.58%) WSUS
6 40 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
7 34 (5.48%) Nagios
8 29 (4.68%) NetBackup
8 29 (4.68%) vRealize
9 28 (4.52%) Backup Exec
10 25 (4.03%) vMotion
11 19 (3.06%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 19 (3.06%) Tivoli
12 18 (2.90%) Cisco UCCX
13 15 (2.42%) Cobbler
13 15 (2.42%) Terraform
14 14 (2.26%) Cacti
15 13 (2.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 11 (1.77%) BMC Marimba
16 11 (1.77%) Salt
Vendors
1 580 (93.55%) VMware
2 312 (50.32%) Microsoft
3 286 (46.13%) Cisco
4 220 (35.48%) Citrix
5 126 (20.32%) HP
6 124 (20.00%) Red Hat
7 88 (14.19%) Dell
8 77 (12.42%) EMC
9 72 (11.61%) Oracle
10 68 (10.97%) NetApp
11 67 (10.81%) Veeam
12 49 (7.90%) CheckPoint
13 39 (6.29%) Symantec
14 30 (4.84%) Dell Compellent
15 28 (4.52%) IBM
16 27 (4.35%) EqualLogic
17 22 (3.55%) Apple
18 19 (3.06%) Qualys
19 17 (2.74%) CommVault
19 17 (2.74%) Juniper
South East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ipreo
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £90,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 5 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
Barnet, London
The SmartList
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £58000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South West London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago