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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 342 344 350
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 335 359 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.84% 0.80% 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 6.49% 7.23% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 307 300 350
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £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
5165 4964 5106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 12.94% 11.06% 10.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4536 4334 4453
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +43 68 £57,500 +17.94% 6
Croydon +6 9 £34,000 -16.56% 1
Wembley +3 2 £34,750 -24.45%
Uxbridge +7 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Harrow - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £27,500 -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (92.96%) VMware
2 503 (75.30%) Windows
3 366 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 345 (51.65%) Active Directory
5 344 (51.50%) Microsoft
6 343 (51.35%) Windows Server
7 324 (48.50%) Cisco
8 266 (39.82%) Citrix
9 242 (36.23%) Linux
10 225 (33.68%) Firewall
11 219 (32.78%) SAN
12 199 (29.79%) MS Exchange
13 197 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 193 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
15 177 (26.50%) DNS
16 167 (25.00%) ITIL
17 165 (24.70%) HP
18 147 (22.01%) Finance
19 134 (20.06%) XenApp
19 134 (20.06%) Data Centre
20 131 (19.61%) SCCM
21 124 (18.56%) EMC
22 120 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
23 118 (17.66%) MS Excel
24 112 (16.77%) SQL Server
25 111 (16.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
26 103 (15.42%) PowerShell
26 103 (15.42%) VMware ESXi
27 102 (15.27%) Hyper-V
28 101 (15.12%) 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
1 199 (29.79%) MS Exchange
2 88 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 54 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (7.19%) IIS
6 44 (6.59%) Skype for Business
7 41 (6.14%) SharePoint
8 30 (4.49%) OpenStack
9 25 (3.74%) Apache
10 22 (3.29%) CloudStack
11 20 (2.99%) JBoss
12 19 (2.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 18 (2.69%) WebLogic
13 18 (2.69%) WebSphere
14 15 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
15 12 (1.80%) WebSphere Application Server
16 9 (1.35%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.75%) nginx
18 3 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
18 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 118 (17.66%) MS Excel
2 85 (12.72%) MS Office
3 11 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (0.90%) Bankmaster
2 5 (0.75%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (13.62%) Office 365
2 66 (9.88%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (2.84%) Mimecast
5 19 (2.84%) SaaS
6 10 (1.50%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.35%) IaaS
7 9 (1.35%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.20%) Dropbox
9 5 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.60%) PaaS
11 3 (0.45%) GitHub
11 3 (0.45%) SoftLayer
12 2 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.15%) Bluemix
Communications & Networking
1 225 (33.68%) Firewall
2 219 (32.78%) SAN
3 177 (26.50%) DNS
4 101 (15.12%) DHCP
5 95 (14.22%) WAN
6 94 (14.07%) TCP/IP
7 91 (13.62%) LAN
8 61 (9.13%) Cisco ASA
9 60 (8.98%) iSCSI
9 60 (8.98%) VPN
10 59 (8.83%) NetScaler
11 54 (8.08%) VLAN
12 50 (7.49%) Fibre Channel
13 39 (5.84%) VoIP
14 34 (5.09%) NAS
15 31 (4.64%) Cisco Nexus
16 30 (4.49%) Internet
17 23 (3.44%) IP Telephony
18 22 (3.29%) Wireless
19 21 (3.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
4 19 (2.84%) MySQL
5 15 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (1.95%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.45%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.45%) DB2
8 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.30%) Big Data
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 32 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 20 (2.99%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.84%) Subversion
5 14 (2.10%) GitLab
6 11 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (1.65%) 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
8 1 (0.15%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.15%) FishEye
8 1 (0.15%) Hudson
8 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 147 (22.01%) Finance
2 35 (5.24%) Law
3 33 (4.94%) Banking
4 30 (4.49%) Financial Institution
5 21 (3.14%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.25%) Back Office
6 15 (2.25%) Retail
7 13 (1.95%) Advertising
8 12 (1.80%) Legal
9 8 (1.20%) Billing
9 8 (1.20%) Marketing
10 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.45%) Publishing
12 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 151 (22.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 106 (15.87%) Administrator
3 84 (12.57%) Systems Administrator
4 74 (11.08%) Analyst
5 68 (10.18%) Support Engineer
6 64 (9.58%) VMware Engineer
7 52 (7.78%) Windows Engineer
8 51 (7.63%) Server Engineer
9 46 (6.89%) IT Engineer
10 45 (6.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 43 (6.44%) Consultant
12 41 (6.14%) Windows Administrator
13 40 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
14 38 (5.69%) Infrastructure Support
15 34 (5.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 34 (5.09%) IT Support
16 32 (4.79%) Linux Administrator
17 31 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
18 30 (4.49%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
18 30 (4.49%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.79%) .NET
2 31 (4.64%) LAMP
3 23 (3.44%) Web Services
4 8 (1.20%) ELK Stack
5 7 (1.05%) 802.1X
5 7 (1.05%) SOAP
6 6 (0.90%) JSON
7 4 (0.60%) WSH
7 4 (0.60%) XMPP
8 3 (0.45%) COM
8 3 (0.45%) Middleware
8 3 (0.45%) Node.js
8 3 (0.45%) ZeroMQ
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.30%) Apache CXF
9 2 (0.30%) HTML
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
9 2 (0.30%) PowerMock
9 2 (0.30%) RESTful
9 2 (0.30%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 134 (20.06%) Data Centre
2 70 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (10.18%) Replication
4 65 (9.73%) EMC VNX
5 48 (7.19%) Clustering
6 29 (4.34%) PKI
7 28 (4.19%) Fat Client
7 28 (4.19%) Thin Client
8 20 (2.99%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.84%) Blackberry
10 18 (2.69%) VCE vBlock
11 11 (1.65%) EqualLogic
11 11 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.65%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (1.50%) HP StoreVirtual
12 10 (1.50%) iPhone
12 10 (1.50%) Private Cloud
13 9 (1.35%) Driving Licence
13 9 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 503 (75.30%) Windows
2 343 (51.35%) Windows Server
3 242 (36.23%) Linux
4 197 (29.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 193 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 120 (17.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (11.83%) Unix
8 67 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (8.83%) Windows 7
10 37 (5.54%) Windows 10
11 34 (5.09%) SUSE
12 33 (4.94%) CentOS
13 32 (4.79%) AIX
14 28 (4.19%) Windows 8
15 27 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
16 23 (3.44%) Ubuntu
17 22 (3.29%) Windows XP
18 17 (2.54%) Windows NT
19 15 (2.25%) Android
19 15 (2.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (25.00%) ITIL
2 75 (11.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 71 (10.63%) Configuration Management
4 55 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (7.93%) DevOps
6 44 (6.59%) Service Management
7 43 (6.44%) Change Management
8 38 (5.69%) Migration
8 38 (5.69%) Project Management
9 37 (5.54%) Load Balancing
9 37 (5.54%) Service Delivery
10 32 (4.79%) Workflow
11 30 (4.49%) High Availability
12 29 (4.34%) ITIL V3
12 29 (4.34%) Performance Tuning
13 28 (4.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (4.19%) PRINCE2
14 26 (3.89%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (3.74%) Mentoring
15 25 (3.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (15.42%) PowerShell
2 76 (11.38%) SQL
3 68 (10.18%) Python
4 64 (9.58%) Bash Shell
5 40 (5.99%) Ruby
6 39 (5.84%) Perl
7 33 (4.94%) Shell Script
8 16 (2.40%) VBScript
9 10 (1.50%) Korn
10 8 (1.20%) Java
11 7 (1.05%) PHP
11 7 (1.05%) VB
12 4 (0.60%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.45%) C
13 3 (0.45%) C#
13 3 (0.45%) Groovy
14 1 (0.15%) AWK
14 1 (0.15%) sed
14 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 111 (16.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 91 (13.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (12.72%) Cisco Certification
4 67 (10.03%) MCSE
5 64 (9.58%) CCNA
6 41 (6.14%) MCSA
7 35 (5.24%) Degree
8 32 (4.79%) MCP
9 25 (3.74%) ITIL Certification
10 21 (3.14%) MCITP
11 16 (2.40%) CCNP
12 14 (2.10%) VCAP
13 12 (1.80%) Security Cleared
14 10 (1.50%) CCA
14 10 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
15 9 (1.35%) PhD
15 9 (1.35%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.35%) VCP5
16 8 (1.20%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.90%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.84%) SLA
2 12 (1.80%) QA
3 10 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.75%) HIPAA
5 5 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 366 (54.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 345 (51.65%) Active Directory
3 134 (20.06%) XenApp
4 103 (15.42%) VMware ESXi
5 102 (15.27%) Hyper-V
6 79 (11.83%) XenDesktop
7 74 (11.08%) XenServer
8 73 (10.93%) VMware ESX
9 59 (8.83%) vCloud
10 50 (7.49%) Virtual Machines
11 30 (4.49%) NFS
12 26 (3.89%) Xen
13 24 (3.59%) Terminal Services
14 22 (3.29%) Microsoft App-V
15 17 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (1.50%) KVM
16 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (1.35%) BitLocker
17 9 (1.35%) Docker
17 9 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 131 (19.61%) SCCM
2 94 (14.07%) Puppet
3 74 (11.08%) SCOM
4 59 (8.83%) Ansible
5 38 (5.69%) Backup Exec
6 32 (4.79%) NetBackup
7 31 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (4.19%) Nagios
8 28 (4.19%) vMotion
9 26 (3.89%) WSUS
10 25 (3.74%) vRealize
11 22 (3.29%) Tivoli
12 20 (2.99%) Cobbler
13 19 (2.84%) Cisco UCCX
13 19 (2.84%) Terraform
14 18 (2.69%) Microsoft Clustering
15 17 (2.54%) XenMobile
16 16 (2.40%) Failover Clustering
16 16 (2.40%) HP SIM
17 14 (2.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 621 (92.96%) VMware
2 344 (51.50%) Microsoft
3 324 (48.50%) Cisco
4 266 (39.82%) Citrix
5 165 (24.70%) HP
6 124 (18.56%) EMC
7 95 (14.22%) Red Hat
8 85 (12.72%) Dell
9 80 (11.98%) Oracle
9 80 (11.98%) Veeam
10 71 (10.63%) NetApp
11 52 (7.78%) CheckPoint
11 52 (7.78%) Symantec
12 36 (5.39%) IBM
13 28 (4.19%) SolarWinds
14 25 (3.74%) Juniper
15 22 (3.29%) Dell Compellent
15 22 (3.29%) F5
16 21 (3.14%) Apple
17 19 (2.84%) EnterpriseDB
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: 4 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Great package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Empiric Solutions
Salary: Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus (averaged 50% last year)
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Car Allowance,Training, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Plus great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £41,844 to £49,362 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
iceConnect
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
London
UCL
Salary: From £41,844 to £49,362 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 DOE + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago