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

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 340 346 357
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 344 365 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.85% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 6.87% 7.20% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 323 323 344
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,688 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
5008 5070 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.43% 11.58% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4425 4485
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +41 73 £57,500 +15.00% 3
Croydon -5 3 £45,000 +10.42%
Wembley +2 2 £45,000 -2.17%
Uxbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Sidcup -8 1 £47,500 +4.97%
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -
Bromley - 1 £42,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 613 (93.02%) VMware
2 486 (73.75%) Windows
3 369 (55.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 333 (50.53%) Windows Server
5 331 (50.23%) Microsoft
5 331 (50.23%) Active Directory
6 309 (46.89%) Cisco
7 251 (38.09%) Citrix
8 240 (36.42%) Linux
9 218 (33.08%) SAN
10 205 (31.11%) Firewall
11 197 (29.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 190 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 182 (27.62%) MS Exchange
14 180 (27.31%) DNS
15 161 (24.43%) HP
15 161 (24.43%) ITIL
16 144 (21.85%) Finance
17 130 (19.73%) XenApp
18 128 (19.42%) SCCM
19 125 (18.97%) EMC
20 124 (18.82%) Data Centre
21 115 (17.45%) MS Excel
22 113 (17.15%) PowerShell
23 110 (16.69%) SQL Server
24 108 (16.39%) VMware ESXi
25 104 (15.78%) Windows Server 2003
26 99 (15.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 97 (14.72%) TCP/IP
28 94 (14.26%) DHCP

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
1 182 (27.62%) MS Exchange
2 84 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (9.71%) IIS
4 50 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 47 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 42 (6.37%) SharePoint
6 42 (6.37%) Skype for Business
7 31 (4.70%) OpenStack
8 27 (4.10%) Apache
9 22 (3.34%) CloudStack
10 19 (2.88%) JBoss
11 18 (2.73%) WebLogic
11 18 (2.73%) WebSphere
12 16 (2.43%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.76%) nginx
17 4 (0.61%) Node.js
17 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 115 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 78 (11.84%) MS Office
3 11 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Bankmaster
2 5 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.30%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 70 (10.62%) Office 365
2 67 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (4.10%) Mimecast
4 26 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (2.43%) SaaS
7 10 (1.52%) IaaS
8 6 (0.91%) OpenShift
9 5 (0.76%) PaaS
10 4 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.61%) OneDrive
10 4 (0.61%) SoftLayer
11 3 (0.46%) GitHub
11 3 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.30%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 218 (33.08%) SAN
2 205 (31.11%) Firewall
3 180 (27.31%) DNS
4 97 (14.72%) TCP/IP
5 94 (14.26%) DHCP
6 91 (13.81%) WAN
7 86 (13.05%) LAN
8 70 (10.62%) iSCSI
9 57 (8.65%) Cisco ASA
9 57 (8.65%) Fibre Channel
9 57 (8.65%) NetScaler
10 51 (7.74%) VPN
11 49 (7.44%) VLAN
12 41 (6.22%) VoIP
13 34 (5.16%) NAS
14 31 (4.70%) Cisco Nexus
15 30 (4.55%) Internet
16 24 (3.64%) Wireless
17 19 (2.88%) Network Security
18 18 (2.73%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (16.69%) SQL Server
2 41 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (3.19%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (2.73%) MySQL
5 16 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.46%) Big Data
8 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.46%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.30%) DB2
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.15%) MS Access
10 1 (0.15%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 27 (4.10%) Jenkins
3 20 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.88%) Subversion
5 14 (2.12%) GitLab
6 11 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (1.37%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.15%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.15%) FishEye
8 1 (0.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) JIRA
8 1 (0.15%) jMock
8 1 (0.15%) JUnit
8 1 (0.15%) Maven
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.15%) Mockito
8 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 144 (21.85%) Finance
2 34 (5.16%) Financial Institution
3 32 (4.86%) Law
4 29 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 27 (4.10%) Banking
6 16 (2.43%) Back Office
7 12 (1.82%) Advertising
7 12 (1.82%) Marketing
8 10 (1.52%) Legal
9 9 (1.37%) Retail
10 8 (1.21%) Billing
11 6 (0.91%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.76%) Electronics
12 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (21.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 104 (15.78%) Administrator
3 80 (12.14%) Systems Administrator
4 66 (10.02%) Analyst
5 64 (9.71%) Support Engineer
6 61 (9.26%) VMware Engineer
7 54 (8.19%) Systems Engineer
8 52 (7.89%) Server Engineer
9 49 (7.44%) Windows Engineer
10 47 (7.13%) IT Engineer
11 43 (6.53%) Windows Administrator
12 42 (6.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 42 (6.37%) Consultant
13 33 (5.01%) Infrastructure Support
14 30 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
14 30 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 30 (4.55%) IT Support
14 30 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
14 30 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
15 29 (4.40%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (5.77%) .NET
2 28 (4.25%) LAMP
3 22 (3.34%) Web Services
4 8 (1.21%) ELK Stack
5 7 (1.06%) 802.1X
6 6 (0.91%) WSH
7 5 (0.76%) SOAP
8 4 (0.61%) JSON
8 4 (0.61%) XMPP
9 3 (0.46%) COM
9 3 (0.46%) Middleware
9 3 (0.46%) ZeroMQ
10 2 (0.30%) HTML
11 1 (0.15%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.15%) CSS
11 1 (0.15%) J2EE
11 1 (0.15%) jQuery
11 1 (0.15%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (0.15%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 124 (18.82%) Data Centre
2 70 (10.62%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (10.32%) EMC VNX
3 68 (10.32%) Replication
4 63 (9.56%) Clustering
5 32 (4.86%) PKI
6 23 (3.49%) Fat Client
6 23 (3.49%) Thin Client
7 19 (2.88%) VCE vBlock
8 16 (2.43%) Blackberry
8 16 (2.43%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.97%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.67%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.52%) HP StoreVirtual
13 9 (1.37%) NHS
13 9 (1.37%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 8 (1.21%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 486 (73.75%) Windows
2 333 (50.53%) Windows Server
3 240 (36.42%) Linux
4 197 (29.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 190 (28.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 104 (15.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (11.84%) Unix
8 59 (8.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 56 (8.50%) Windows 7
10 33 (5.01%) CentOS
10 33 (5.01%) SUSE
11 31 (4.70%) AIX
12 28 (4.25%) Windows 10
13 27 (4.10%) Oracle Linux
14 23 (3.49%) Windows 8
15 21 (3.19%) Windows XP
16 20 (3.03%) Ubuntu
17 16 (2.43%) Android
17 16 (2.43%) VMS
18 14 (2.12%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (24.43%) ITIL
2 76 (11.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 65 (9.86%) Configuration Management
4 55 (8.35%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (7.28%) DevOps
6 42 (6.37%) Change Management
7 39 (5.92%) Migration
7 39 (5.92%) Service Management
8 38 (5.77%) Project Management
9 36 (5.46%) Service Delivery
10 34 (5.16%) Load Balancing
11 32 (4.86%) High Availability
12 31 (4.70%) ITIL V3
13 29 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 28 (4.25%) Performance Tuning
14 28 (4.25%) Workflow
15 27 (4.10%) Kalman Filter
15 27 (4.10%) PRINCE2
16 25 (3.79%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (3.64%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (17.15%) PowerShell
2 81 (12.29%) SQL
3 62 (9.41%) Python
4 59 (8.95%) Bash Shell
5 36 (5.46%) Ruby
6 30 (4.55%) Perl
7 28 (4.25%) Shell Script
8 18 (2.73%) VBScript
9 8 (1.21%) PHP
10 7 (1.06%) Java
10 7 (1.06%) VB
11 5 (0.76%) Korn
12 4 (0.61%) C#
12 4 (0.61%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.46%) Groovy
14 2 (0.30%) C
15 1 (0.15%) AWK
15 1 (0.15%) sed
15 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (15.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 90 (13.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 84 (12.75%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (10.17%) MCSE
5 66 (10.02%) CCNA
6 41 (6.22%) MCSA
7 40 (6.07%) Degree
8 27 (4.10%) MCP
9 25 (3.79%) MCITP
10 19 (2.88%) CCNP
11 18 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (2.43%) VCAP
13 13 (1.97%) Security Cleared
14 12 (1.82%) CCA
14 12 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (1.52%) PMI Certification
15 10 (1.52%) SC Cleared
16 8 (1.21%) PhD
17 7 (1.06%) VCP5
18 6 (0.91%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.70%) SLA
2 18 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.97%) QA
4 11 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.46%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 369 (55.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 331 (50.23%) Active Directory
3 130 (19.73%) XenApp
4 108 (16.39%) VMware ESXi
5 88 (13.35%) Hyper-V
6 74 (11.23%) XenServer
7 69 (10.47%) XenDesktop
8 65 (9.86%) VMware ESX
9 62 (9.41%) vCloud
10 35 (5.31%) NFS
11 27 (4.10%) Microsoft App-V
12 24 (3.64%) Xen
13 22 (3.34%) Terminal Services
14 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 9 (1.37%) BitLocker
16 8 (1.21%) Docker
16 8 (1.21%) KVM
16 8 (1.21%) UAG
17 7 (1.06%) VMware Server
18 5 (0.76%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 128 (19.42%) SCCM
2 86 (13.05%) Puppet
3 84 (12.75%) SCOM
4 55 (8.35%) Ansible
5 42 (6.37%) Backup Exec
6 39 (5.92%) NetBackup
7 33 (5.01%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (5.01%) vMotion
8 29 (4.40%) Nagios
9 23 (3.49%) WSUS
10 22 (3.34%) Tivoli
11 20 (3.03%) Cobbler
12 19 (2.88%) Terraform
12 19 (2.88%) vRealize
13 16 (2.43%) Cisco UCCX
13 16 (2.43%) HP SIM
14 15 (2.28%) Salt
15 14 (2.12%) XenMobile
16 13 (1.97%) ZABBIX
17 12 (1.82%) Nessus
Vendors
1 613 (93.02%) VMware
2 331 (50.23%) Microsoft
3 309 (46.89%) Cisco
4 251 (38.09%) Citrix
5 161 (24.43%) HP
6 125 (18.97%) EMC
7 86 (13.05%) Red Hat
8 84 (12.75%) Dell
9 74 (11.23%) NetApp
10 73 (11.08%) Oracle
10 73 (11.08%) Veeam
11 56 (8.50%) Symantec
12 44 (6.68%) CheckPoint
13 40 (6.07%) SolarWinds
14 37 (5.61%) IBM
15 23 (3.49%) F5
16 20 (3.03%) Forcepoint
16 20 (3.03%) Juniper
17 19 (2.88%) Apple
17 19 (2.88%) Intel Security
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Overtime + Training + Development
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum +4X basic salary life cover+travel insurance+p
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
North London
iceConnect
Salary: Around £25,000 based on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
NPL
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 20 days ago
North West London
Marylebone Cricket Club
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Reco Group
Salary: £50,000 - £95,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago