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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
England / London
Rank 353 357 238
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -119
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 239 323 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.71% 0.80% 1.31%
As % of the System Software category 5.83% 6.84% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 206 290 476
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
4097 4724 5174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.24% 11.66% 12.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3483 4080 4518
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +19 54 £55,000 +4.76% 9
Wembley +7 4 £47,000 +67.85% 1
Kingston Upon Thames +11 3 £42,500 -
Bromley - 2 £47,000 -
Sidcup +14 1 £47,500 -4.76%
Docklands, London -1 1 £62,000 +125.45%
Hammersmith - 1 £29,500 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 455 (92.11%) VMware
2 397 (80.36%) Windows
3 302 (61.13%) Active Directory
4 278 (56.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 269 (54.45%) Windows Server
6 264 (53.44%) Microsoft
7 201 (40.69%) Citrix
8 197 (39.88%) MS Exchange
8 197 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 192 (38.87%) Windows Server 2012
10 189 (38.26%) Cisco
11 181 (36.64%) Linux
12 161 (32.59%) Firewall
13 158 (31.98%) SAN
14 152 (30.77%) SQL Server
15 139 (28.14%) PowerShell
16 138 (27.94%) DNS
17 137 (27.73%) Exchange Server 2010
18 125 (25.30%) XenApp
19 123 (24.90%) ITIL
20 122 (24.70%) DHCP
21 121 (24.49%) Hyper-V
22 117 (23.68%) Finance
23 114 (23.08%) Data Centre
24 111 (22.47%) SCCM
25 100 (20.24%) SQL
26 96 (19.43%) Windows Server 2003
27 91 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
28 88 (17.81%) HP
29 86 (17.41%) 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
1 197 (39.88%) MS Exchange
2 137 (27.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 81 (16.40%) IIS
5 59 (11.94%) SharePoint
6 48 (9.72%) Skype for Business
7 44 (8.91%) Apache
8 24 (4.86%) OpenStack
9 23 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (4.66%) Tomcat
10 18 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 16 (3.24%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (2.83%) WebLogic
12 14 (2.83%) WebSphere
13 13 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 12 (2.43%) Alfresco
14 12 (2.43%) CloudStack
15 10 (2.02%) JBoss
16 9 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (17.41%) MS Excel
2 49 (9.92%) MS Office
3 13 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Eikon
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.99%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (14.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (14.17%) Office 365
3 30 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (4.66%) Mimecast
5 19 (3.85%) IaaS
6 14 (2.83%) SaaS
7 12 (2.43%) G Suite
8 10 (2.02%) PaaS
9 6 (1.21%) OpenShift
10 4 (0.81%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.61%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.61%) Heroku
11 3 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.20%) Engine Yard
13 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 161 (32.59%) Firewall
2 158 (31.98%) SAN
3 138 (27.94%) DNS
4 122 (24.70%) DHCP
5 64 (12.96%) TCP/IP
6 51 (10.32%) VLAN
7 48 (9.72%) iSCSI
7 48 (9.72%) LAN
7 48 (9.72%) WAN
8 47 (9.51%) Skype
9 46 (9.31%) NetScaler
10 40 (8.10%) VPN
11 35 (7.09%) VoIP
12 31 (6.28%) Fibre Channel
13 29 (5.87%) NAS
14 22 (4.45%) Remote Desktop
15 21 (4.25%) Cisco ASA
16 20 (4.05%) Network Security
16 20 (4.05%) Wireless
17 16 (3.24%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.64%) MySQL
5 14 (2.83%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.01%) GIS
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.40%) Redis
11 1 (0.20%) Big Data
11 1 (0.20%) DataStax
11 1 (0.20%) DB2
11 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.06%) Jenkins
2 22 (4.45%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.04%) Hudson
3 15 (3.04%) Subversion
4 11 (2.23%) JIRA
4 11 (2.23%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.21%) JUnit
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.81%) Ant
7 4 (0.81%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.81%) Automake
7 4 (0.81%) CMake
7 4 (0.81%) Grunt
7 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.40%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.40%) jMock
8 2 (0.40%) Maven
8 2 (0.40%) Mockito
8 2 (0.40%) SonarQube
General
1 117 (23.68%) Finance
2 43 (8.70%) Banking
3 40 (8.10%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.85%) Legal
5 18 (3.64%) Law
6 16 (3.24%) Back Office
7 12 (2.43%) Marketing
8 11 (2.23%) Publishing
9 10 (2.02%) Games
10 9 (1.82%) Billing
10 9 (1.82%) Online Betting
11 7 (1.42%) Retail
12 5 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.81%) Advertising
13 4 (0.81%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.20%) French Language
15 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 87 (17.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 68 (13.77%) Analyst
3 55 (11.13%) Administrator
4 51 (10.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 51 (10.32%) Support Engineer
5 42 (8.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 39 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 39 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
7 36 (7.29%) VMware Engineer
8 35 (7.09%) IT Engineer
8 35 (7.09%) Windows Engineer
9 30 (6.07%) Server Engineer
10 26 (5.26%) IT Support
10 26 (5.26%) Support Analyst
11 25 (5.06%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (4.86%) IT Support Engineer
12 24 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (4.45%) Linux Administrator
14 21 (4.25%) 2nd Line Support
15 20 (4.05%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.28%) .NET
2 20 (4.05%) LAMP
3 10 (2.02%) Web Services
4 7 (1.42%) JSON
4 7 (1.42%) WSH
5 6 (1.21%) Flash
6 5 (1.01%) SOAP
7 4 (0.81%) Velocity
8 3 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (0.61%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.40%) J2EE
9 2 (0.40%) PowerMock
9 2 (0.40%) REST
9 2 (0.40%) RESTful
9 2 (0.40%) Spring
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 2 (0.40%) XML
10 1 (0.20%) jQuery
10 1 (0.20%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 114 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 49 (9.92%) Clustering
3 26 (5.26%) EMC VNX
4 25 (5.06%) Replication
5 23 (4.66%) PKI
6 21 (4.25%) Computer Science
7 17 (3.44%) Blackberry
8 14 (2.83%) VCE vBlock
9 13 (2.63%) Management Information System
10 12 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (2.43%) Fintech
10 12 (2.43%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.02%) Driving Licence
11 10 (2.02%) iPhone
12 9 (1.82%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.62%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.62%) Thin Client
14 7 (1.42%) User Experience
15 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Cloud
15 6 (1.21%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 397 (80.36%) Windows
2 269 (54.45%) Windows Server
3 197 (39.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 192 (38.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 181 (36.64%) Linux
6 96 (19.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 52 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 42 (8.50%) Unix
10 35 (7.09%) Ubuntu
11 23 (4.66%) Debian
12 20 (4.05%) Windows 10
13 19 (3.85%) CentOS
13 19 (3.85%) Mac OS X
14 16 (3.24%) Windows 8
15 12 (2.43%) NetWare
15 12 (2.43%) SUSE
15 12 (2.43%) Windows XP
16 10 (2.02%) Windows 2000
16 10 (2.02%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (24.90%) ITIL
2 55 (11.13%) Configuration Management
3 49 (9.92%) DevOps
3 49 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 47 (9.51%) Change Control
5 46 (9.31%) Migration
6 31 (6.28%) Mentoring
7 28 (5.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 26 (5.26%) Load Balancing
9 25 (5.06%) Project Management
10 24 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (4.66%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (4.25%) High Availability
13 18 (3.64%) Network Load Balancing
13 18 (3.64%) Service Delivery
14 17 (3.44%) Business Continuity
14 17 (3.44%) Presales
14 17 (3.44%) Strategic Planning
15 16 (3.24%) ITIL V3
15 16 (3.24%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (28.14%) PowerShell
2 100 (20.24%) SQL
3 49 (9.92%) Python
4 32 (6.48%) Bash Shell
5 31 (6.28%) Ruby
6 20 (4.05%) Shell Script
7 19 (3.85%) Perl
8 17 (3.44%) Java
9 13 (2.63%) VB
10 11 (2.23%) VBScript
11 9 (1.82%) C
12 5 (1.01%) C#
12 5 (1.01%) PHP
13 2 (0.40%) Go
13 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.20%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.20%) C++
14 1 (0.20%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 91 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (16.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 70 (14.17%) Cisco Certification
3 70 (14.17%) MCSE
4 62 (12.55%) CCNA
5 46 (9.31%) Degree
6 45 (9.11%) MCSA
7 32 (6.48%) MCP
8 30 (6.07%) MCITP
9 18 (3.64%) CCNP
10 13 (2.63%) CCA
10 13 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (2.23%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.23%) VCAP
12 10 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (2.02%) VCP5
12 10 (2.02%) VCP6
13 9 (1.82%) CCSA
14 5 (1.01%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.50%) SLA
2 24 (4.86%) QA
3 9 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.61%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 302 (61.13%) Active Directory
2 278 (56.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (25.30%) XenApp
4 121 (24.49%) Hyper-V
5 71 (14.37%) XenDesktop
6 61 (12.35%) vCloud
7 41 (8.30%) VMware ESX
8 39 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
9 33 (6.68%) Virtual Servers
10 27 (5.47%) Docker
11 26 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
12 25 (5.06%) XenServer
13 22 (4.45%) Xen
14 21 (4.25%) NFS
15 18 (3.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 12 (2.43%) Terminal Services
16 12 (2.43%) VMware Workstation
17 11 (2.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 8 (1.62%) ISA Server
19 7 (1.42%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 111 (22.47%) SCCM
2 79 (15.99%) Puppet
3 56 (11.34%) WSUS
4 48 (9.72%) SCOM
5 41 (8.30%) Ansible
6 36 (7.29%) Nagios
7 35 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (3.24%) Backup Exec
8 16 (3.24%) vMotion
9 14 (2.83%) Tivoli
10 13 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
10 13 (2.63%) EMC VPLEX
10 13 (2.63%) NetBackup
11 12 (2.43%) Cobbler
11 12 (2.43%) Microsoft Clustering
11 12 (2.43%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 12 (2.43%) Simpana
12 11 (2.23%) Cacti
13 10 (2.02%) Terraform
13 10 (2.02%) WMI
Vendors
1 455 (92.11%) VMware
2 264 (53.44%) Microsoft
3 201 (40.69%) Citrix
4 189 (38.26%) Cisco
5 88 (17.81%) HP
6 76 (15.38%) NetApp
6 76 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 66 (13.36%) Dell
8 63 (12.75%) EMC
9 53 (10.73%) Oracle
10 44 (8.91%) Veeam
11 40 (8.10%) CommVault
12 28 (5.67%) CheckPoint
13 26 (5.26%) Veritas
14 24 (4.86%) Juniper
15 22 (4.45%) Dell Compellent
16 17 (3.44%) Brocade
17 16 (3.24%) Symantec
17 16 (3.24%) Zerto
18 15 (3.04%) EqualLogic
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: £70000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
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