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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 351 307 338
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 354 428 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.96% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 6.93% 7.79% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 332 389 389
Median salary £52,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £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
5108 5494 4933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.14% 12.35% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4463 4757 4304
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 £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 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 4 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 +22 68 £57,500 +15.00% 6
Bromley - 6 £40,457 -
Croydon -4 4 £40,000 -23.80%
Wembley +3 1 £47,500 +3.26%
Sidcup -12 1 £47,500 +4.97%
Uxbridge - 1 £37,500 -
Greenford - 1 £53,500 -
Greenwich - 1 £47,500 -
Paddington - 1 £45,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £35,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 620 (92.12%) VMware
2 494 (73.40%) Windows
3 378 (56.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 340 (50.52%) Microsoft
5 339 (50.37%) Windows Server
6 336 (49.93%) Active Directory
7 313 (46.51%) Cisco
8 251 (37.30%) Linux
9 246 (36.55%) Citrix
10 232 (34.47%) SAN
11 224 (33.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 207 (30.76%) Windows Server 2012
13 205 (30.46%) DNS
14 186 (27.64%) MS Exchange
15 185 (27.49%) Firewall
16 179 (26.60%) HP
17 167 (24.81%) ITIL
18 156 (23.18%) Finance
19 139 (20.65%) EMC
20 130 (19.32%) SQL Server
21 128 (19.02%) XenApp
22 121 (17.98%) MS Excel
23 119 (17.68%) SCCM
24 115 (17.09%) VMware ESXi
25 113 (16.79%) Data Centre
26 111 (16.49%) PowerShell
27 110 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
28 105 (15.60%) DHCP
29 103 (15.30%) TCP/IP
30 98 (14.56%) SQL

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
1 186 (27.64%) MS Exchange
2 88 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (12.18%) IIS
4 49 (7.28%) SharePoint
5 44 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 42 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (5.65%) Skype for Business
8 35 (5.20%) Apache
9 31 (4.61%) OpenStack
10 21 (3.12%) CloudStack
11 20 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (2.67%) JBoss
13 17 (2.53%) WebLogic
13 17 (2.53%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.63%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.89%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.74%) nginx
17 5 (0.74%) Node.js
18 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 121 (17.98%) MS Excel
2 73 (10.85%) MS Office
3 10 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.89%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (8.62%) Office 365
3 31 (4.61%) Mimecast
4 30 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.08%) IaaS
7 11 (1.63%) SaaS
8 8 (1.19%) PaaS
9 5 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.74%) SoftLayer
10 4 (0.59%) Rackspace Cloud
11 3 (0.45%) GitHub
12 2 (0.30%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 232 (34.47%) SAN
2 205 (30.46%) DNS
3 185 (27.49%) Firewall
4 105 (15.60%) DHCP
5 103 (15.30%) TCP/IP
6 87 (12.93%) WAN
7 86 (12.78%) iSCSI
8 77 (11.44%) LAN
9 62 (9.21%) Fibre Channel
10 60 (8.92%) NetScaler
11 54 (8.02%) Cisco ASA
12 53 (7.88%) VPN
13 47 (6.98%) VLAN
14 40 (5.94%) VoIP
15 35 (5.20%) NAS
16 34 (5.05%) SMTP
17 30 (4.46%) Internet
18 26 (3.86%) Cisco Nexus
18 26 (3.86%) Wireless
19 24 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 54 (8.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (3.42%) MySQL
5 20 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.59%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.45%) Big Data
7 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.30%) DB2
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.30%) Pentaho
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 31 (4.61%) Git (software)
2 25 (3.71%) Jenkins
3 20 (2.97%) TeamCity
4 18 (2.67%) Subversion
5 13 (1.93%) GitLab
6 9 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (1.34%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.59%) MSI
8 3 (0.45%) JIRA
8 3 (0.45%) Selenium
9 2 (0.30%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.30%) Hudson
9 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.15%) jMock
10 1 (0.15%) JUnit
10 1 (0.15%) Maven
10 1 (0.15%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.15%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 156 (23.18%) Finance
2 36 (5.35%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.90%) Financial Institution
4 29 (4.31%) Banking
5 26 (3.86%) Law
6 14 (2.08%) Marketing
7 12 (1.78%) Advertising
8 9 (1.34%) Retail
9 8 (1.19%) Billing
9 8 (1.19%) Electronics
9 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.04%) Back Office
11 6 (0.89%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.89%) Legal
12 5 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 142 (21.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 112 (16.64%) Administrator
3 80 (11.89%) Systems Administrator
4 69 (10.25%) Analyst
5 68 (10.10%) VMware Engineer
6 67 (9.96%) Systems Engineer
7 64 (9.51%) Support Engineer
8 51 (7.58%) IT Engineer
9 50 (7.43%) Server Engineer
10 48 (7.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 44 (6.54%) Consultant
12 43 (6.39%) Windows Administrator
13 35 (5.20%) Infrastructure Support
13 35 (5.20%) Support Analyst
13 35 (5.20%) Windows Engineer
14 34 (5.05%) Linux Engineer
15 33 (4.90%) IT Support
15 33 (4.90%) Storage Engineer
16 30 (4.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 30 (4.46%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (6.09%) .NET
2 29 (4.31%) LAMP
3 14 (2.08%) Web Services
4 7 (1.04%) 802.1X
4 7 (1.04%) ELK Stack
4 7 (1.04%) WSH
5 4 (0.59%) XMPP
6 3 (0.45%) COM
6 3 (0.45%) Middleware
6 3 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (0.30%) HTML
7 2 (0.30%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
8 1 (0.15%) Apache CXF
8 1 (0.15%) HTML5
8 1 (0.15%) J2EE
8 1 (0.15%) PowerMock
8 1 (0.15%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.15%) REST
8 1 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 113 (16.79%) Data Centre
2 86 (12.78%) Clustering
3 75 (11.14%) EMC VNX
4 73 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (10.10%) Replication
6 35 (5.20%) PKI
7 23 (3.42%) VCE vBlock
8 20 (2.97%) Fat Client
8 20 (2.97%) Thin Client
9 17 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 13 (1.93%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.93%) Enterprise Storage
11 12 (1.78%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.78%) NHS
12 11 (1.63%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.63%) EqualLogic
12 11 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.49%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.49%) HP StoreVirtual
13 10 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 494 (73.40%) Windows
2 339 (50.37%) Windows Server
3 251 (37.30%) Linux
4 224 (33.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 207 (30.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 110 (16.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (10.25%) Unix
8 59 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 50 (7.43%) Windows 7
10 34 (5.05%) AIX
11 33 (4.90%) CentOS
12 28 (4.16%) SUSE
13 24 (3.57%) Windows 8
14 22 (3.27%) Oracle Linux
14 22 (3.27%) Windows 10
14 22 (3.27%) Windows XP
15 18 (2.67%) Solaris
15 18 (2.67%) VMS
16 17 (2.53%) Ubuntu
17 14 (2.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (24.81%) ITIL
2 75 (11.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (8.32%) Configuration Management
4 52 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (6.84%) DevOps
6 45 (6.69%) Change Management
7 44 (6.54%) Migration
8 40 (5.94%) Load Balancing
9 39 (5.79%) Service Delivery
10 37 (5.50%) Project Management
11 35 (5.20%) High Availability
12 34 (5.05%) ITIL V3
13 31 (4.61%) Problem Management
13 31 (4.61%) Service Management
14 28 (4.16%) Kalman Filter
14 28 (4.16%) Workflow
15 27 (4.01%) Capacity Planning
16 26 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
16 26 (3.86%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (3.42%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.49%) PowerShell
2 98 (14.56%) SQL
3 59 (8.77%) Bash Shell
4 58 (8.62%) Python
5 33 (4.90%) Ruby
6 32 (4.75%) Perl
7 24 (3.57%) Shell Script
8 19 (2.82%) VBScript
9 9 (1.34%) PHP
10 8 (1.19%) VB
11 7 (1.04%) Java
12 6 (0.89%) C#
13 4 (0.59%) JavaScript
14 3 (0.45%) Groovy
15 2 (0.30%) Korn
15 2 (0.30%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.15%) C
16 1 (0.15%) C-shell
16 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 97 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (13.82%) Cisco Certification
2 93 (13.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 75 (11.14%) CCNA
4 72 (10.70%) MCSE
5 49 (7.28%) Degree
6 47 (6.98%) MCSA
7 32 (4.75%) MCITP
8 27 (4.01%) MCP
9 22 (3.27%) CCNP
10 19 (2.82%) VCAP
11 13 (1.93%) Security Cleared
12 12 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (1.78%) PMI Certification
13 11 (1.63%) CCA
13 11 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.49%) SC Cleared
15 8 (1.19%) PhD
16 7 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
17 6 (0.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.31%) SLA
2 25 (3.71%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.78%) QA
4 11 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 378 (56.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 336 (49.93%) Active Directory
3 128 (19.02%) XenApp
4 115 (17.09%) VMware ESXi
5 83 (12.33%) Hyper-V
6 73 (10.85%) XenServer
7 66 (9.81%) XenDesktop
8 64 (9.51%) vCloud
8 64 (9.51%) VMware ESX
9 51 (7.58%) NFS
10 31 (4.61%) Microsoft App-V
11 24 (3.57%) Xen
12 21 (3.12%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 10 (1.49%) UAG
14 8 (1.19%) BitLocker
14 8 (1.19%) Docker
14 8 (1.19%) Firmware
14 8 (1.19%) VMware Server
15 7 (1.04%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 119 (17.68%) SCCM
2 82 (12.18%) Puppet
3 76 (11.29%) SCOM
4 48 (7.13%) Ansible
5 46 (6.84%) Backup Exec
6 44 (6.54%) NetBackup
7 41 (6.09%) vMotion
8 36 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
9 31 (4.61%) Nagios
10 21 (3.12%) Tivoli
10 21 (3.12%) WSUS
11 20 (2.97%) Cobbler
12 19 (2.82%) vRealize
13 18 (2.67%) Terraform
14 16 (2.38%) HP SIM
15 14 (2.08%) Salt
16 13 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
16 13 (1.93%) McAfee ePO
17 12 (1.78%) Nessus
17 12 (1.78%) Nmap
Vendors
1 620 (92.12%) VMware
2 340 (50.52%) Microsoft
3 313 (46.51%) Cisco
4 246 (36.55%) Citrix
5 179 (26.60%) HP
6 139 (20.65%) EMC
7 95 (14.12%) NetApp
8 94 (13.97%) Dell
9 76 (11.29%) Red Hat
10 74 (11.00%) Veeam
11 63 (9.36%) Oracle
12 52 (7.73%) Symantec
13 46 (6.84%) CheckPoint
14 39 (5.79%) IBM
15 35 (5.20%) SolarWinds
16 25 (3.71%) F5
17 23 (3.42%) CommVault
18 21 (3.12%) Intel Security
19 19 (2.82%) Brocade
19 19 (2.82%) Juniper
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £85000 per annum + excellent benefits (see main advert)
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + on call
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Central London / West End
Open Energi
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
John Lewis
Salary: Pay in range £46,700 - £66,500
Posted: 14 days ago
London
tda-group
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
South East London
Surevine
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
South East London
Howard Kennedy
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago