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 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
England / London
Rank 343 368 247
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -121
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 244 315 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.74% 0.76% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 6.07% 6.55% 10.09%
Number of salaries quoted 189 287 491
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £36,175 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,100 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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
4021 4809 5384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.19% 11.66% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3412 4167 4667
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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 26 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 +27 50 £56,250 +7.14% 5
Kingston Upon Thames +26 8 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Wembley - 6 £47,000 - 1
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
Hammersmith - 3 £29,500 -
West End +12 2 £65,000 +25.00%
Croydon +3 2 £57,500 +33.72% 1
Bromley -17 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 419 (92.09%) VMware
2 371 (81.54%) Windows
3 291 (63.96%) Active Directory
4 269 (59.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 262 (57.58%) Windows Server
6 258 (56.70%) Microsoft
7 196 (43.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 194 (42.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 192 (42.20%) Citrix
10 173 (38.02%) MS Exchange
11 165 (36.26%) Cisco
12 147 (32.31%) Linux
13 145 (31.87%) Firewall
14 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
15 131 (28.79%) SAN
16 127 (27.91%) PowerShell
17 122 (26.81%) DNS
17 122 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2010
18 118 (25.93%) ITIL
19 117 (25.71%) SQL
19 117 (25.71%) Finance
20 116 (25.49%) XenApp
21 110 (24.18%) Data Centre
22 105 (23.08%) DHCP
23 104 (22.86%) Hyper-V
24 101 (22.20%) SCCM
25 85 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
26 79 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
27 78 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
27 78 (17.14%) NetApp

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
1 173 (38.02%) MS Exchange
2 122 (26.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (16.70%) IIS
4 69 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 54 (11.87%) SharePoint
6 50 (10.99%) Skype for Business
7 28 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (5.49%) Apache
9 23 (5.05%) OpenStack
10 16 (3.52%) Tomcat
11 15 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (3.08%) Alfresco
12 14 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
12 14 (3.08%) WebLogic
12 14 (3.08%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 9 (1.98%) CloudStack
14 7 (1.54%) JBoss
14 7 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.88%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 75 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.45%) MS Office
3 6 (1.32%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.22%) Bankmaster
2 1 (0.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 79 (17.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (14.73%) Office 365
4 39 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
5 25 (5.49%) IaaS
6 16 (3.52%) G Suite
7 14 (3.08%) Mimecast
8 12 (2.64%) PaaS
9 11 (2.42%) SaaS
10 6 (1.32%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (1.32%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.66%) Heroku
12 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.44%) Bluemix
12 2 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 145 (31.87%) Firewall
2 131 (28.79%) SAN
3 122 (26.81%) DNS
4 105 (23.08%) DHCP
5 54 (11.87%) TCP/IP
6 49 (10.77%) Skype
7 48 (10.55%) NetScaler
8 44 (9.67%) iSCSI
9 36 (7.91%) WAN
10 34 (7.47%) VPN
11 33 (7.25%) LAN
12 31 (6.81%) Fibre Channel
13 27 (5.93%) VoIP
14 25 (5.49%) VLAN
15 20 (4.40%) Network Security
16 19 (4.18%) Wireless
17 18 (3.96%) Internet
18 17 (3.74%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (3.74%) NAS
19 15 (3.30%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 34 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (4.40%) MySQL
5 15 (3.30%) Oracle Database
6 14 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.88%) GIS
10 4 (0.88%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.66%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.66%) Redis
11 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.22%) Big Data
12 1 (0.22%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.22%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 19 (4.18%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.96%) Hudson
4 15 (3.30%) Subversion
5 11 (2.42%) JIRA
6 9 (1.98%) JUnit
7 8 (1.76%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (1.54%) Ant
8 7 (1.54%) Artifactory
8 7 (1.54%) Automake
8 7 (1.54%) CMake
8 7 (1.54%) Grunt
8 7 (1.54%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.88%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.44%) DbUnit
10 2 (0.44%) jMock
10 2 (0.44%) Maven
10 2 (0.44%) Mockito
10 2 (0.44%) SonarQube
General
1 117 (25.71%) Finance
2 48 (10.55%) Telecoms
3 36 (7.91%) Banking
4 20 (4.40%) Law
5 15 (3.30%) Legal
6 10 (2.20%) Billing
6 10 (2.20%) Marketing
7 8 (1.76%) Back Office
8 7 (1.54%) Retail
9 4 (0.88%) Advertising
9 4 (0.88%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.66%) Electronics
10 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.66%) Publishing
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 85 (18.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 60 (13.19%) Analyst
3 44 (9.67%) Support Engineer
4 43 (9.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 38 (8.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 34 (7.47%) Administrator
7 32 (7.03%) IT Engineer
8 30 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
9 28 (6.15%) Wintel Engineer
10 27 (5.93%) Windows Engineer
11 25 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (5.49%) VMware Engineer
12 24 (5.27%) Systems Administrator
13 21 (4.62%) Cloud Engineer
13 21 (4.62%) IT Support
14 20 (4.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 20 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
14 20 (4.40%) Architect
15 19 (4.18%) Consultant
15 19 (4.18%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.59%) .NET
2 19 (4.18%) LAMP
3 7 (1.54%) Flash
3 7 (1.54%) Velocity
4 5 (1.10%) Web Services
5 3 (0.66%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.44%) J2EE
6 2 (0.44%) PowerMock
6 2 (0.44%) REST
6 2 (0.44%) RESTful
6 2 (0.44%) SOAP
6 2 (0.44%) Spring
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (0.44%) XML
6 2 (0.44%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.22%) Middleware
7 1 (0.22%) RESTEasy
7 1 (0.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 110 (24.18%) Data Centre
2 46 (10.11%) Clustering
3 39 (8.57%) PKI
4 24 (5.27%) EMC VNX
5 19 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (3.52%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.30%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 14 (3.08%) Blackberry
9 12 (2.64%) Fintech
10 11 (2.42%) Enterprise Cloud
10 11 (2.42%) Replication
11 10 (2.20%) iPhone
11 10 (2.20%) User Experience
12 9 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.76%) Driving Licence
14 6 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
14 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.88%) Hedge funds
15 4 (0.88%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 371 (81.54%) Windows
2 262 (57.58%) Windows Server
3 196 (43.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 194 (42.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 147 (32.31%) Linux
6 85 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (8.57%) Unix
9 36 (7.91%) Windows 7
10 29 (6.37%) Ubuntu
11 19 (4.18%) Debian
11 19 (4.18%) Mac OS X
12 18 (3.96%) Windows 10
13 16 (3.52%) CentOS
14 14 (3.08%) NetWare
14 14 (3.08%) SUSE
15 12 (2.64%) VMS
15 12 (2.64%) Windows XP
16 11 (2.42%) Windows 2000
16 11 (2.42%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (25.93%) ITIL
2 48 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 41 (9.01%) DevOps
4 37 (8.13%) Configuration Management
4 37 (8.13%) Migration
5 36 (7.91%) Change Control
6 31 (6.81%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 30 (6.59%) Mentoring
8 29 (6.37%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 27 (5.93%) Project Management
10 21 (4.62%) Service Delivery
11 19 (4.18%) Load Balancing
11 19 (4.18%) Strategic Planning
12 18 (3.96%) Build Automation
12 18 (3.96%) Business Continuity
12 18 (3.96%) Problem Management
13 17 (3.74%) Change Management
14 16 (3.52%) ITIL V3
14 16 (3.52%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 127 (27.91%) PowerShell
2 117 (25.71%) SQL
3 35 (7.69%) Python
4 23 (5.05%) Bash Shell
4 23 (5.05%) Ruby
5 18 (3.96%) Java
6 17 (3.74%) Shell Script
7 13 (2.86%) Perl
8 11 (2.42%) VB
9 8 (1.76%) C
10 6 (1.32%) C#
11 4 (0.88%) PHP
12 3 (0.66%) Go
13 2 (0.44%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.44%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) AWK
14 1 (0.22%) C++
14 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 78 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 68 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 55 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (11.87%) MCSE
5 47 (10.33%) CCNA
6 44 (9.67%) Degree
7 38 (8.35%) MCP
8 31 (6.81%) MCSA
9 21 (4.62%) CCA
9 21 (4.62%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (3.30%) MCITP
10 15 (3.30%) Security Cleared
11 14 (3.08%) VCP6
12 13 (2.86%) CCNP
12 13 (2.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 11 (2.42%) VCP5
14 8 (1.76%) CCSA
14 8 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (1.32%) MCT
15 6 (1.32%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.69%) SLA
2 29 (6.37%) QA
3 12 (2.64%) PMO
4 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 291 (63.96%) Active Directory
2 269 (59.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (25.49%) XenApp
4 104 (22.86%) Hyper-V
5 75 (16.48%) XenDesktop
6 51 (11.21%) vCloud
7 33 (7.25%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (7.03%) Virtual Machines
9 27 (5.93%) Virtual Servers
10 25 (5.49%) VMware ESX
11 21 (4.62%) XenServer
12 18 (3.96%) Docker
13 17 (3.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 17 (3.74%) Xen
14 16 (3.52%) NFS
15 11 (2.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 11 (2.42%) VMware Server
15 11 (2.42%) VMware Workstation
16 10 (2.20%) ISA Server
17 8 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 101 (22.20%) SCCM
2 49 (10.77%) SCOM
3 46 (10.11%) Puppet
4 45 (9.89%) WSUS
5 34 (7.47%) Ansible
6 25 (5.49%) Nagios
6 25 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (4.18%) Simpana
8 18 (3.96%) Microsoft Clustering
9 15 (3.30%) EMC VPLEX
9 15 (3.30%) vMotion
10 14 (3.08%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 14 (3.08%) vRealize
11 13 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
12 11 (2.42%) NetBackup
13 10 (2.20%) Tivoli
14 9 (1.98%) Backup Exec
14 9 (1.98%) Cobbler
14 9 (1.98%) WMI
15 8 (1.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 419 (92.09%) VMware
2 258 (56.70%) Microsoft
3 192 (42.20%) Citrix
4 165 (36.26%) Cisco
5 78 (17.14%) NetApp
6 77 (16.92%) HP
7 60 (13.19%) EMC
8 54 (11.87%) Red Hat
9 52 (11.43%) Dell
10 45 (9.89%) Oracle
11 41 (9.01%) CommVault
12 38 (8.35%) Veeam
13 35 (7.69%) CheckPoint
14 32 (7.03%) Juniper
15 30 (6.59%) Veritas
16 24 (5.27%) Brocade
17 20 (4.40%) F5
18 18 (3.96%) Zerto
19 17 (3.74%) Google
20 14 (3.08%) Novell
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great company
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Devonshire Hayes Recruitment Specialists Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £29,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Harris Global
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: Competitive salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
East London
Clifford Chance London Limited
Posted: 20 days ago
London, UK
Media Minds
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago