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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 326 371 285
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -86
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 322 317 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.83% 0.72% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 6.93% 6.78% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 286 264 413
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,438
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,650 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4649 4678 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.04% 10.64% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4064 4071 4353
Median salary £52,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 August 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 August 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 +60 42 £58,000 +28.88% 5
Croydon -1 8 £34,000 -38.18% 1
Docklands, London +23 5 £55,000 -18.51%
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £25,000 - 1
Uxbridge -1 3 £34,000 -9.33%
Wembley +2 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Canary Wharf +4 1 £61,000 +39.42%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Beckenham - 1 £42,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 630 (93.33%) VMware
2 503 (74.52%) Windows
3 357 (52.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 352 (52.15%) Active Directory
5 343 (50.81%) Microsoft
6 340 (50.37%) Windows Server
7 322 (47.70%) Cisco
8 261 (38.67%) Citrix
8 261 (38.67%) Linux
9 241 (35.70%) Firewall
10 237 (35.11%) SAN
11 219 (32.44%) Windows Server 2012
12 214 (31.70%) MS Exchange
13 203 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 183 (27.11%) DNS
15 154 (22.81%) Hyper-V
16 152 (22.52%) HP
17 149 (22.07%) ITIL
18 146 (21.63%) Finance
18 146 (21.63%) SCCM
19 144 (21.33%) PowerShell
20 140 (20.74%) XenApp
21 135 (20.00%) Data Centre
22 123 (18.22%) Puppet
23 120 (17.78%) Red Hat
23 120 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 119 (17.63%) SQL Server
25 117 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
26 113 (16.74%) DHCP
27 105 (15.56%) 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
1 214 (31.70%) MS Exchange
2 101 (14.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (7.11%) SharePoint
5 47 (6.96%) IIS
6 45 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 42 (6.22%) Skype for Business
8 40 (5.93%) Apache
9 29 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (3.70%) OpenStack
11 19 (2.81%) JBoss
11 19 (2.81%) Tomcat
12 18 (2.67%) CloudStack
13 17 (2.52%) WebLogic
13 17 (2.52%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (1.04%) nginx
17 6 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
18 4 (0.59%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 105 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 75 (11.11%) MS Office
3 19 (2.81%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) thinkFolio
2 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 105 (15.56%) Office 365
2 69 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (4.15%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (3.70%) SaaS
6 19 (2.81%) OpenShift
7 15 (2.22%) Mimecast
8 11 (1.63%) OneDrive
9 10 (1.48%) IaaS
9 10 (1.48%) PaaS
10 8 (1.19%) Dropbox
11 6 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.44%) Bluemix
12 3 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.15%) Engine Yard
14 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 241 (35.70%) Firewall
2 237 (35.11%) SAN
3 183 (27.11%) DNS
4 113 (16.74%) DHCP
5 98 (14.52%) WAN
6 96 (14.22%) LAN
7 92 (13.63%) TCP/IP
8 73 (10.81%) VLAN
9 72 (10.67%) iSCSI
10 60 (8.89%) VPN
11 59 (8.74%) Cisco ASA
12 57 (8.44%) Fibre Channel
13 51 (7.56%) NetScaler
14 46 (6.81%) VoIP
15 37 (5.48%) NAS
16 32 (4.74%) Cisco Nexus
17 23 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
17 23 (3.41%) Internet
17 23 (3.41%) Skype
18 22 (3.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (17.63%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.96%) MySQL
4 14 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 13 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.59%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.44%) DB2
7 3 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.15%) Big Data
9 1 (0.15%) DataStax
9 1 (0.15%) GIS
9 1 (0.15%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.15%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (4.30%) Git (software)
2 26 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 19 (2.81%) Subversion
4 18 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 12 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (1.63%) GitLab
7 8 (1.19%) Vagrant
8 5 (0.74%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.30%) DbUnit
9 2 (0.30%) JIRA
9 2 (0.30%) jMock
9 2 (0.30%) JUnit
9 2 (0.30%) Maven
9 2 (0.30%) Mockito
9 2 (0.30%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.15%) FishEye
10 1 (0.15%) Hudson
10 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 146 (21.63%) Finance
2 38 (5.63%) Banking
3 31 (4.59%) Law
4 24 (3.56%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.41%) Financial Institution
6 20 (2.96%) Back Office
6 20 (2.96%) Legal
7 19 (2.81%) Retail
8 11 (1.63%) Publishing
9 10 (1.48%) Games
9 10 (1.48%) Marketing
9 10 (1.48%) Online Betting
10 8 (1.19%) Advertising
11 7 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.59%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 150 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 128 (18.96%) Administrator
3 94 (13.93%) Systems Administrator
4 72 (10.67%) Support Engineer
5 71 (10.52%) Analyst
5 71 (10.52%) VMware Engineer
6 64 (9.48%) Windows Engineer
7 54 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 54 (8.00%) Server Engineer
8 48 (7.11%) Windows Administrator
9 45 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
10 37 (5.48%) 3rd Line Support
10 37 (5.48%) IT Engineer
11 36 (5.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 36 (5.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
12 35 (5.19%) IT Support
13 33 (4.89%) Consultant
14 31 (4.59%) Infrastructure Support
14 31 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
15 30 (4.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.74%) .NET
2 29 (4.30%) LAMP
3 22 (3.26%) Web Services
4 16 (2.37%) JSON
5 12 (1.78%) SOAP
6 8 (1.19%) WSH
7 7 (1.04%) ELK Stack
8 5 (0.74%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.44%) HTML
9 3 (0.44%) OpenVZ
10 2 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Camel
10 2 (0.30%) Apache CXF
10 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.30%) CSS
10 2 (0.30%) J2EE
10 2 (0.30%) jQuery
10 2 (0.30%) PowerMock
10 2 (0.30%) RESTful
10 2 (0.30%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 135 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 63 (9.33%) Replication
3 53 (7.85%) Clustering
4 49 (7.26%) EMC VNX
5 47 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (4.15%) Fat Client
6 28 (4.15%) Thin Client
7 27 (4.00%) EqualLogic
8 24 (3.56%) PKI
9 23 (3.41%) Blackberry
10 22 (3.26%) Management Information System
11 18 (2.67%) VCE vBlock
12 16 (2.37%) Public Cloud
13 14 (2.07%) Computer Science
14 12 (1.78%) iPhone
15 10 (1.48%) Hedge funds
16 8 (1.19%) Driving Licence
16 8 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 7 (1.04%) HP Storage
17 7 (1.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 503 (74.52%) Windows
2 340 (50.37%) Windows Server
3 261 (38.67%) Linux
4 219 (32.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 203 (30.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 117 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 80 (11.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 77 (11.41%) Windows 7
9 72 (10.67%) Unix
10 41 (6.07%) Windows 10
11 32 (4.74%) CentOS
11 32 (4.74%) Ubuntu
11 32 (4.74%) Windows 8
12 29 (4.30%) SUSE
13 25 (3.70%) AIX
14 22 (3.26%) Oracle Linux
15 18 (2.67%) Android
15 18 (2.67%) Windows NT
16 14 (2.07%) Debian
17 13 (1.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (22.07%) ITIL
2 91 (13.48%) Configuration Management
3 60 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 58 (8.59%) DevOps
5 47 (6.96%) Migration
6 41 (6.07%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (6.07%) Load Balancing
7 39 (5.78%) Service Management
8 36 (5.33%) Change Control
8 36 (5.33%) Mentoring
9 34 (5.04%) High Availability
10 33 (4.89%) Project Management
11 28 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (3.85%) PRINCE2
13 26 (3.85%) Service Delivery
14 25 (3.70%) Change Management
14 25 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 25 (3.70%) Presales
15 22 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 144 (21.33%) PowerShell
2 87 (12.89%) Python
3 70 (10.37%) Bash Shell
4 66 (9.78%) SQL
5 52 (7.70%) Ruby
6 45 (6.67%) Perl
7 35 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 19 (2.81%) Java
9 18 (2.67%) VBScript
10 12 (1.78%) Korn
11 8 (1.19%) PHP
12 7 (1.04%) C#
13 6 (0.89%) VB
14 4 (0.59%) C
15 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
16 1 (0.15%) AWK
16 1 (0.15%) Bourne shell
16 1 (0.15%) sed
16 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 120 (17.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 98 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 87 (12.89%) Cisco Certification
4 78 (11.56%) MCSE
5 72 (10.67%) CCNA
6 38 (5.63%) MCSA
7 36 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
8 35 (5.19%) Degree
9 34 (5.04%) MCITP
10 25 (3.70%) MCP
11 16 (2.37%) VCAP
12 14 (2.07%) CCNP
13 9 (1.33%) CCA
13 9 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (1.33%) VCP5
14 7 (1.04%) PhD
14 7 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.89%) CCIE
15 6 (0.89%) Security Cleared
16 5 (0.74%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.26%) SLA
2 17 (2.52%) QA
3 15 (2.22%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.33%) HIPAA
4 9 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 357 (52.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 352 (52.15%) Active Directory
3 154 (22.81%) Hyper-V
4 140 (20.74%) XenApp
5 93 (13.78%) VMware ESXi
6 86 (12.74%) VMware ESX
7 82 (12.15%) XenDesktop
8 77 (11.41%) vCloud
9 57 (8.44%) XenServer
10 37 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
11 33 (4.89%) NFS
12 25 (3.70%) Terminal Services
13 24 (3.56%) Xen
14 19 (2.81%) Virtual Servers
15 18 (2.67%) Docker
16 15 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
17 13 (1.93%) KVM
18 8 (1.19%) BitLocker
19 7 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
20 6 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 146 (21.63%) SCCM
2 123 (18.22%) Puppet
3 75 (11.11%) SCOM
4 63 (9.33%) Ansible
5 51 (7.56%) WSUS
6 41 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (5.19%) NetBackup
8 34 (5.04%) Backup Exec
9 33 (4.89%) Nagios
10 29 (4.30%) vRealize
11 24 (3.56%) vMotion
12 20 (2.96%) Cisco UCCX
12 20 (2.96%) Tivoli
13 19 (2.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 18 (2.67%) Cobbler
15 17 (2.52%) Terraform
16 15 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
17 14 (2.07%) Cacti
17 14 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
17 14 (2.07%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 630 (93.33%) VMware
2 343 (50.81%) Microsoft
3 322 (47.70%) Cisco
4 261 (38.67%) Citrix
5 152 (22.52%) HP
6 120 (17.78%) Red Hat
7 104 (15.41%) Dell
8 96 (14.22%) EMC
9 79 (11.70%) Oracle
9 79 (11.70%) Veeam
10 70 (10.37%) NetApp
11 53 (7.85%) CheckPoint
11 53 (7.85%) Symantec
12 33 (4.89%) Dell Compellent
12 33 (4.89%) IBM
13 24 (3.56%) Apple
13 24 (3.56%) Juniper
14 19 (2.81%) Hitachi
14 19 (2.81%) Qualys
15 17 (2.52%) EnterpriseDB
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £21000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30 - £35 Per Hour
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c £45,000 plus 10% bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum, Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Modis International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago