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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 357 376 324
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -52
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 311 330 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.79% 0.74% 0.90%
As % of the System Software category 6.17% 6.90% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 284 274 365
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,525 £31,000 £32,950
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
5041 4781 5047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.79% 10.75% 10.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4426 4163 4340
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 47 £57,500 +21.05% 10
Croydon +2 9 £34,000 -38.18%
Wembley +6 2 £34,750 -21.46%
Uxbridge +5 2 £36,250 -3.33%
Docklands, London - 2 £55,000 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £25,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 - 1
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 621 (93.38%) VMware
2 502 (75.49%) Windows
3 356 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 343 (51.58%) Microsoft
4 343 (51.58%) Active Directory
5 339 (50.98%) Windows Server
6 319 (47.97%) Cisco
7 265 (39.85%) Citrix
8 247 (37.14%) Linux
9 237 (35.64%) Firewall
10 224 (33.68%) SAN
11 199 (29.92%) MS Exchange
11 199 (29.92%) Windows Server 2012
12 181 (27.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 171 (25.71%) DNS
14 165 (24.81%) ITIL
15 163 (24.51%) HP
16 157 (23.61%) Finance
17 136 (20.45%) SCCM
17 136 (20.45%) Data Centre
18 134 (20.15%) XenApp
19 124 (18.65%) Hyper-V
20 120 (18.05%) EMC
21 118 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
22 117 (17.59%) PowerShell
23 109 (16.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 107 (16.09%) SQL Server
24 107 (16.09%) WAN
25 104 (15.64%) MS Excel
25 104 (15.64%) Red Hat

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
1 199 (29.92%) MS Exchange
2 80 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 54 (8.12%) Exchange Server 2007
5 43 (6.47%) Skype for Business
6 40 (6.02%) IIS
7 39 (5.86%) SharePoint
8 29 (4.36%) OpenStack
9 26 (3.91%) Apache
10 24 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 19 (2.86%) CloudStack
12 18 (2.71%) JBoss
13 16 (2.41%) WebLogic
13 16 (2.41%) WebSphere
14 12 (1.80%) Tomcat
15 11 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2003
15 11 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
16 6 (0.90%) nginx
17 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (15.64%) MS Excel
2 86 (12.93%) MS Office
3 13 (1.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Bankmaster
1 5 (0.75%) thinkFolio
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 96 (14.44%) Office 365
2 64 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (3.46%) SaaS
6 15 (2.26%) Mimecast
6 15 (2.26%) OpenShift
7 10 (1.50%) OneDrive
8 8 (1.20%) Dropbox
8 8 (1.20%) IaaS
9 7 (1.05%) PaaS
10 5 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.45%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.30%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 237 (35.64%) Firewall
2 224 (33.68%) SAN
3 171 (25.71%) DNS
4 107 (16.09%) WAN
5 101 (15.19%) LAN
6 96 (14.44%) DHCP
7 93 (13.98%) TCP/IP
8 65 (9.77%) Cisco ASA
9 59 (8.87%) NetScaler
9 59 (8.87%) VPN
10 58 (8.72%) VLAN
11 53 (7.97%) iSCSI
12 47 (7.07%) Fibre Channel
13 41 (6.17%) VoIP
14 32 (4.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 32 (4.81%) NAS
15 25 (3.76%) Internet
16 22 (3.31%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (3.31%) IP Telephony
17 21 (3.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (16.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (2.71%) MySQL
4 15 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (1.95%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.60%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.60%) DB2
7 4 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
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 26 (3.91%) Jenkins
2 25 (3.76%) Git (software)
3 18 (2.71%) Subversion
3 18 (2.71%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
5 11 (1.65%) GitLab
6 8 (1.20%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.30%) DbUnit
7 2 (0.30%) JIRA
7 2 (0.30%) jMock
7 2 (0.30%) JUnit
7 2 (0.30%) Maven
7 2 (0.30%) Mockito
7 2 (0.30%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.15%) FishEye
8 1 (0.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
General
1 157 (23.61%) Finance
2 36 (5.41%) Banking
3 35 (5.26%) Law
4 27 (4.06%) Financial Institution
5 20 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 19 (2.86%) Retail
7 17 (2.56%) Legal
8 13 (1.95%) Back Office
9 9 (1.35%) Advertising
10 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.05%) Marketing
11 6 (0.90%) Billing
12 3 (0.45%) Games
12 3 (0.45%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.45%) Publishing
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 159 (23.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 115 (17.29%) Administrator
3 86 (12.93%) Systems Administrator
4 73 (10.98%) Support Engineer
5 66 (9.92%) Analyst
6 65 (9.77%) VMware Engineer
7 56 (8.42%) Windows Engineer
8 51 (7.67%) Server Engineer
9 50 (7.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 47 (7.07%) IT Engineer
11 46 (6.92%) Windows Administrator
12 39 (5.86%) Infrastructure Support
13 38 (5.71%) Consultant
13 38 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
14 37 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
15 35 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 35 (5.26%) IT Support
16 33 (4.96%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 33 (4.96%) Windows Systems Administrator
17 31 (4.66%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (4.51%) .NET
1 30 (4.51%) LAMP
2 19 (2.86%) Web Services
3 11 (1.65%) JSON
4 10 (1.50%) SOAP
5 7 (1.05%) 802.1X
5 7 (1.05%) ELK Stack
6 2 (0.30%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (0.30%) Apache Camel
6 2 (0.30%) Apache CXF
6 2 (0.30%) HTML
6 2 (0.30%) J2EE
6 2 (0.30%) PowerMock
6 2 (0.30%) RESTful
6 2 (0.30%) Spring
6 2 (0.30%) XMPP
7 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.15%) jQuery
7 1 (0.15%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 136 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 67 (10.08%) Replication
3 63 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (9.32%) EMC VNX
5 40 (6.02%) Clustering
6 32 (4.81%) Fat Client
6 32 (4.81%) Thin Client
7 30 (4.51%) PKI
8 25 (3.76%) Blackberry
9 20 (3.01%) Management Information System
10 18 (2.71%) EqualLogic
10 18 (2.71%) VCE vBlock
11 14 (2.11%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.65%) iPhone
12 11 (1.65%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.50%) Computer Science
13 10 (1.50%) NHS
14 9 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (1.35%) HP Storage
14 9 (1.35%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 502 (75.49%) Windows
2 339 (50.98%) Windows Server
3 247 (37.14%) Linux
4 199 (29.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 181 (27.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 118 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (11.88%) Unix
8 70 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 61 (9.17%) Windows 7
10 40 (6.02%) Windows 10
11 35 (5.26%) SUSE
12 33 (4.96%) Windows 8
13 32 (4.81%) AIX
14 27 (4.06%) Oracle Linux
15 26 (3.91%) CentOS
16 25 (3.76%) Ubuntu
17 21 (3.16%) Windows XP
18 19 (2.86%) Windows NT
19 18 (2.71%) Android
20 13 (1.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (24.81%) ITIL
2 78 (11.73%) Configuration Management
3 66 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 51 (7.67%) DevOps
5 46 (6.92%) Service Management
6 44 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (6.32%) Migration
8 41 (6.17%) Load Balancing
9 38 (5.71%) Project Management
10 37 (5.56%) Change Management
11 32 (4.81%) Mentoring
12 31 (4.66%) High Availability
12 31 (4.66%) Service Delivery
13 30 (4.51%) PRINCE2
14 29 (4.36%) ITIL V3
15 28 (4.21%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (4.21%) Performance Tuning
16 27 (4.06%) ITSM
17 26 (3.91%) Workflow
18 25 (3.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 117 (17.59%) PowerShell
2 75 (11.28%) Python
3 68 (10.23%) Bash Shell
3 68 (10.23%) SQL
4 46 (6.92%) Ruby
5 42 (6.32%) Perl
6 35 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.95%) Java
7 13 (1.95%) Korn
7 13 (1.95%) VBScript
8 6 (0.90%) PHP
8 6 (0.90%) VB
9 4 (0.60%) C#
10 3 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.15%) AWK
11 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.15%) sed
11 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 109 (16.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 88 (13.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 82 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
4 69 (10.38%) MCSE
5 65 (9.77%) CCNA
6 37 (5.56%) Degree
7 36 (5.41%) MCSA
8 32 (4.81%) ITIL Certification
9 29 (4.36%) MCP
10 19 (2.86%) MCITP
11 12 (1.80%) CCNP
12 11 (1.65%) PhD
12 11 (1.65%) VCAP
13 10 (1.50%) CCA
13 10 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
14 9 (1.35%) Security Cleared
14 9 (1.35%) VCP5
15 6 (0.90%) CCIE
15 6 (0.90%) CISSP
15 6 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.86%) SLA
2 17 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 16 (2.41%) QA
4 7 (1.05%) HIPAA
4 7 (1.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 356 (53.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 343 (51.58%) Active Directory
3 134 (20.15%) XenApp
4 124 (18.65%) Hyper-V
5 102 (15.34%) VMware ESXi
6 85 (12.78%) XenDesktop
7 78 (11.73%) VMware ESX
8 71 (10.68%) XenServer
9 67 (10.08%) vCloud
10 44 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
11 26 (3.91%) NFS
11 26 (3.91%) Terminal Services
12 22 (3.31%) Xen
13 17 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
14 16 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
15 11 (1.65%) KVM
16 10 (1.50%) Docker
17 9 (1.35%) BitLocker
17 9 (1.35%) VMware Server
18 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 136 (20.45%) SCCM
2 104 (15.64%) Puppet
3 75 (11.28%) SCOM
4 56 (8.42%) Ansible
5 37 (5.56%) Backup Exec
6 36 (5.41%) WSUS
7 33 (4.96%) NetBackup
8 32 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (4.06%) Nagios
10 25 (3.76%) vRealize
11 23 (3.46%) vMotion
12 19 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
12 19 (2.86%) Tivoli
13 18 (2.71%) Cobbler
14 17 (2.56%) Terraform
14 17 (2.56%) XenMobile
15 15 (2.26%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 14 (2.11%) Failover Clustering
16 14 (2.11%) HP SIM
17 13 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 621 (93.38%) VMware
2 343 (51.58%) Microsoft
3 319 (47.97%) Cisco
4 265 (39.85%) Citrix
5 163 (24.51%) HP
6 120 (18.05%) EMC
7 104 (15.64%) Red Hat
8 95 (14.29%) Dell
9 85 (12.78%) Veeam
10 80 (12.03%) Oracle
11 65 (9.77%) NetApp
12 59 (8.87%) CheckPoint
13 53 (7.97%) Symantec
14 37 (5.56%) IBM
15 26 (3.91%) Apple
15 26 (3.91%) Juniper
16 24 (3.61%) Dell Compellent
17 22 (3.31%) SolarWinds
18 19 (2.86%) F5
19 18 (2.71%) Hitachi
London
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Colossus Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 to 75,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: C£80,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Beckenham, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Satigo Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Tui (Ip) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
South East London
FICO
Salary: Salary depends on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
London
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Racker Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
London, Zone 1
MillsHill
Salary: £50,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: competitive salary and package
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago