The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 44 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 7 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.01% - 2.80%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% - 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 13
Median salary £65,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
vSphere
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

System Software Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
28 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 8.05% 5.88% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 48
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £31,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of job ads across the Luton region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

vSphere
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Luton region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Luton

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Luton

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Luton region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) Solaris
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) SSH
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) Operations Management

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) SSH
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) BGP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (25.00%) IPv4
2 2 (25.00%) OSPF
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) AIX Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Solaris
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) High Availability
1 4 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bourne shell
1 4 (50.00%) C-shell
1 4 (50.00%) Perl
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) BMC
2 4 (50.00%) EMC
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix