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

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 406 370 258
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -112
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 211 316 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.73% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 5.01% 6.44% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 193 288 462
Median salary £49,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,850 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
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
4208 4909 5580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 11.93% 11.30% 12.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3564 4209 4866
Median salary £51,500 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.29% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +15 42 £49,750 +4.73% 7
Docklands, London +11 5 £62,000 +27.17%
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 £42,500 -
Twickenham - 3 £42,500 -
Wembley +7 2 £37,500 +33.92%
Bromley - 2 £40,500 -
Sidcup - 1 £47,500 -
Teddington - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 493 (92.67%) VMware
2 422 (79.32%) Windows
3 310 (58.27%) Active Directory
4 279 (52.44%) Windows Server
5 278 (52.26%) Microsoft
6 275 (51.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 220 (41.35%) Cisco
8 202 (37.97%) Citrix
9 194 (36.47%) SAN
10 193 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
11 192 (36.09%) MS Exchange
12 191 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 189 (35.53%) Linux
14 179 (33.65%) Firewall
15 149 (28.01%) SQL Server
16 147 (27.63%) PowerShell
17 144 (27.07%) DNS
18 135 (25.38%) Finance
19 128 (24.06%) Hyper-V
20 126 (23.68%) SCCM
20 126 (23.68%) ITIL
21 122 (22.93%) XenApp
22 121 (22.74%) Exchange Server 2010
23 120 (22.56%) DHCP
24 119 (22.37%) Data Centre
25 112 (21.05%) HP
26 109 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
27 97 (18.23%) Red Hat
27 97 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
28 96 (18.05%) 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
1 192 (36.09%) MS Exchange
2 121 (22.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 84 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 62 (11.65%) IIS
5 47 (8.83%) SharePoint
6 43 (8.08%) Apache
7 41 (7.71%) Skype for Business
8 25 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (4.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (4.14%) Tomcat
11 21 (3.95%) OpenStack
12 19 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
13 14 (2.63%) JBoss
13 14 (2.63%) WebLogic
13 14 (2.63%) WebSphere
14 13 (2.44%) CloudStack
15 10 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
16 8 (1.50%) Alfresco
16 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
17 5 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 96 (18.05%) MS Excel
2 58 (10.90%) MS Office
3 15 (2.82%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Bankmaster
2 2 (0.38%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Eikon
3 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 87 (16.35%) Office 365
2 76 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (4.51%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (4.32%) SaaS
6 19 (3.57%) Mimecast
7 16 (3.01%) IaaS
8 13 (2.44%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.26%) PaaS
10 8 (1.50%) G Suite
10 8 (1.50%) OneDrive
11 5 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (0.75%) Bluemix
12 4 (0.75%) Dropbox
12 4 (0.75%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.38%) Heroku
15 1 (0.19%) Engine Yard
15 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 194 (36.47%) SAN
2 179 (33.65%) Firewall
3 144 (27.07%) DNS
4 120 (22.56%) DHCP
5 74 (13.91%) TCP/IP
6 70 (13.16%) LAN
7 69 (12.97%) WAN
8 58 (10.90%) VLAN
9 50 (9.40%) VPN
10 43 (8.08%) iSCSI
11 41 (7.71%) NetScaler
12 39 (7.33%) VoIP
13 36 (6.77%) NAS
13 36 (6.77%) Skype
14 31 (5.83%) Cisco ASA
15 29 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
16 22 (4.14%) Wireless
17 20 (3.76%) Network Security
18 18 (3.38%) LDAP
18 18 (3.38%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (28.01%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (2.82%) MySQL
5 10 (1.88%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.94%) GIS
8 3 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.38%) DB2
9 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.19%) Big Data
10 1 (0.19%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.19%) DataStax
10 1 (0.19%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.19%) Redis
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (4.89%) Jenkins
2 25 (4.70%) Git (software)
3 15 (2.82%) Subversion
4 14 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.88%) Hudson
6 9 (1.69%) JIRA
7 5 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.75%) JUnit
9 3 (0.56%) DbUnit
9 3 (0.56%) jMock
9 3 (0.56%) Maven
9 3 (0.56%) Mockito
9 3 (0.56%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.19%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.19%) Automake
11 1 (0.19%) CMake
11 1 (0.19%) Grunt
11 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
General
1 135 (25.38%) Finance
2 45 (8.46%) Banking
3 32 (6.02%) Telecoms
4 22 (4.14%) Law
4 22 (4.14%) Legal
5 17 (3.20%) Back Office
6 15 (2.82%) Retail
7 12 (2.26%) Publishing
8 11 (2.07%) Games
8 11 (2.07%) Marketing
9 10 (1.88%) Online Betting
10 8 (1.50%) Advertising
11 7 (1.32%) Billing
12 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.75%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.75%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.19%) French Language
14 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 106 (19.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 78 (14.66%) Administrator
3 68 (12.78%) Analyst
4 63 (11.84%) Support Engineer
5 56 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 54 (10.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 48 (9.02%) VMware Engineer
8 42 (7.89%) Server Engineer
9 41 (7.71%) 3rd Line Support
9 41 (7.71%) IT Engineer
10 39 (7.33%) Windows Engineer
11 36 (6.77%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 35 (6.58%) IT Support
13 31 (5.83%) IT Support Engineer
13 31 (5.83%) Linux Administrator
14 28 (5.26%) Support Analyst
15 27 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
15 27 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
16 26 (4.89%) Architect
17 25 (4.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (5.26%) .NET
2 18 (3.38%) LAMP
3 14 (2.63%) Web Services
4 12 (2.26%) JSON
5 10 (1.88%) SOAP
6 7 (1.32%) WSH
7 4 (0.75%) Flash
7 4 (0.75%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.56%) J2EE
8 3 (0.56%) PowerMock
8 3 (0.56%) REST
8 3 (0.56%) RESTful
8 3 (0.56%) Spring
8 3 (0.56%) XML
9 2 (0.38%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.19%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.19%) CSS
10 1 (0.19%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 119 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.95%) Clustering
3 35 (6.58%) Replication
4 32 (6.02%) EMC VNX
5 24 (4.51%) Blackberry
6 22 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (3.95%) Computer Science
8 14 (2.63%) Fat Client
8 14 (2.63%) Thin Client
9 13 (2.44%) iPhone
9 13 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.44%) Public Cloud
10 12 (2.26%) Fintech
11 11 (2.07%) Hedge funds
12 8 (1.50%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.50%) PKI
12 8 (1.50%) VCE vBlock
13 6 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.13%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 422 (79.32%) Windows
2 279 (52.44%) Windows Server
3 193 (36.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 191 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 189 (35.53%) Linux
6 109 (20.49%) Windows Server 2003
7 73 (13.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (12.22%) Windows 7
9 44 (8.27%) Unix
10 35 (6.58%) Ubuntu
11 28 (5.26%) Windows 10
12 27 (5.08%) Windows 8
13 20 (3.76%) Debian
14 19 (3.57%) CentOS
15 17 (3.20%) Mac OS X
16 14 (2.63%) Windows XP
17 10 (1.88%) SUSE
18 9 (1.69%) Android
18 9 (1.69%) Windows NT
19 8 (1.50%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (23.68%) ITIL
2 61 (11.47%) Configuration Management
3 53 (9.96%) DevOps
4 49 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (8.65%) Change Control
6 43 (8.08%) Migration
7 33 (6.20%) Mentoring
8 30 (5.64%) Load Balancing
9 28 (5.26%) Project Management
10 27 (5.08%) High Availability
11 25 (4.70%) Presales
12 22 (4.14%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (3.76%) Service Delivery
14 19 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
15 18 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (3.01%) Capacity Planning
16 16 (3.01%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (3.01%) Scrum
17 15 (2.82%) Business Continuity
17 15 (2.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 147 (27.63%) PowerShell
2 87 (16.35%) SQL
3 62 (11.65%) Python
4 40 (7.52%) Bash Shell
5 37 (6.95%) Ruby
6 29 (5.45%) Perl
7 26 (4.89%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.38%) Java
9 12 (2.26%) VBScript
10 9 (1.69%) C
11 8 (1.50%) VB
12 6 (1.13%) C#
12 6 (1.13%) Korn
13 3 (0.56%) PHP
14 1 (0.19%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.19%) Go
14 1 (0.19%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (18.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (17.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 79 (14.85%) Cisco Certification
4 74 (13.91%) MCSE
5 69 (12.97%) CCNA
6 47 (8.83%) Degree
7 43 (8.08%) MCSA
8 34 (6.39%) MCITP
9 30 (5.64%) MCP
10 22 (4.14%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (3.01%) CCNP
12 14 (2.63%) VCAP
13 11 (2.07%) CCA
13 11 (2.07%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (1.88%) Security Cleared
15 9 (1.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (1.13%) CCSA
16 6 (1.13%) DV Cleared
16 6 (1.13%) VCP5
17 5 (0.94%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.27%) SLA
2 16 (3.01%) QA
3 13 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.13%) HIPAA
4 6 (1.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 310 (58.27%) Active Directory
2 275 (51.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (24.06%) Hyper-V
4 122 (22.93%) XenApp
5 61 (11.47%) vCloud
6 56 (10.53%) XenDesktop
7 54 (10.15%) VMware ESX
8 44 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
9 31 (5.83%) Virtual Servers
10 28 (5.26%) XenServer
11 27 (5.08%) Docker
12 23 (4.32%) Xen
13 19 (3.57%) NFS
14 17 (3.20%) Terminal Services
15 15 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
15 15 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
16 13 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 8 (1.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 6 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
18 6 (1.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 126 (23.68%) SCCM
2 89 (16.73%) Puppet
3 50 (9.40%) WSUS
4 44 (8.27%) Ansible
5 42 (7.89%) SCOM
6 35 (6.58%) Nagios
6 35 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (3.76%) Backup Exec
8 19 (3.57%) NetBackup
9 18 (3.38%) vRealize
10 17 (3.20%) Tivoli
11 15 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
12 13 (2.44%) Cacti
12 13 (2.44%) Cobbler
12 13 (2.44%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 13 (2.44%) Terraform
13 12 (2.26%) vMotion
14 11 (2.07%) BMC Marimba
15 10 (1.88%) Salt
16 8 (1.50%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 493 (92.67%) VMware
2 278 (52.26%) Microsoft
3 220 (41.35%) Cisco
4 202 (37.97%) Citrix
5 112 (21.05%) HP
6 97 (18.23%) Red Hat
7 79 (14.85%) Dell
8 71 (13.35%) EMC
9 70 (13.16%) NetApp
10 58 (10.90%) Oracle
11 54 (10.15%) Veeam
12 42 (7.89%) CheckPoint
13 32 (6.02%) CommVault
14 27 (5.08%) EqualLogic
15 26 (4.89%) Dell Compellent
16 21 (3.95%) Symantec
17 20 (3.76%) Juniper
18 17 (3.20%) Veritas
19 16 (3.01%) Apple
20 15 (2.82%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + qualifications
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Nonsu
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
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City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45069.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £58000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
London
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Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus Bonus and Benefits Package
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East London
FactSet
Salary: Excellent market rate salary and benefits
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