The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware vSphere
Rank 231 191 269
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +78
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 239 326 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 1.58% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 9.45% 11.87% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 209 279 196
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £51,125 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2528 2747 2714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.76% 13.33% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2187 2283 2237
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

vSphere
Salary Trend in the South East

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

vSphere Salary Trend in the South East

vSphere
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

vSphere Salary Histogram in the South East

vSphere
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Berkshire +67 105 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Hampshire -59 38 £40,000 -11.11% 10
East Sussex +42 32 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Kent -13 19 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Surrey -34 18 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire -9 8 £34,000 -24.44% 1
West Sussex -34 6 £39,000 -2.50% 2
Middlesex - 4 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £40,000 +37.93%
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 493 (93.37%) VMware
2 369 (69.89%) Windows
3 275 (52.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 248 (46.97%) Microsoft
4 248 (46.97%) Windows Server
5 240 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 236 (44.70%) ITIL
7 229 (43.37%) Firewall
8 220 (41.67%) Cisco
9 219 (41.48%) Linux
10 190 (35.98%) SAN
11 168 (31.82%) Citrix
12 148 (28.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 135 (25.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 133 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 125 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
15 125 (23.67%) HP
16 121 (22.92%) MS Excel
16 121 (22.92%) Hyper-V
17 118 (22.35%) MS Exchange
17 118 (22.35%) Data Centre
18 111 (21.02%) LAN
19 110 (20.83%) SQL Server
20 107 (20.27%) XenApp
21 106 (20.08%) DNS
22 105 (19.89%) WAN
23 101 (19.13%) Red Hat
24 98 (18.56%) EMC
25 97 (18.37%) PowerShell
26 95 (17.99%) SCCM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 118 (22.35%) MS Exchange
2 53 (10.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (9.09%) IIS
5 42 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (3.41%) Skype for Business
7 13 (2.46%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.46%) SharePoint
8 9 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.14%) Apache
10 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.57%) SAS
12 2 (0.38%) CMS
12 2 (0.38%) JBoss
12 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.19%) CloudStack
13 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 121 (22.92%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.55%) MS Office
3 5 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 77 (14.58%) Office 365
2 61 (11.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (6.06%) IaaS
4 25 (4.73%) PaaS
5 15 (2.84%) SaaS
6 12 (2.27%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.38%) Heroku
7 2 (0.38%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 229 (43.37%) Firewall
2 190 (35.98%) SAN
3 111 (21.02%) LAN
4 106 (20.08%) DNS
5 105 (19.89%) WAN
6 83 (15.72%) DHCP
7 63 (11.93%) Cisco Nexus
8 60 (11.36%) NAS
9 57 (10.80%) TCP/IP
10 47 (8.90%) VPN
11 45 (8.52%) Fibre Channel
11 45 (8.52%) Network Security
12 23 (4.36%) VLAN
13 22 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
13 22 (4.17%) IP Telephony
14 21 (3.98%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
16 18 (3.41%) iSCSI
17 14 (2.65%) Internet
17 14 (2.65%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.14%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.38%) Redis
9 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.19%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.19%) MSI
2 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 81 (15.34%) Finance
2 16 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.14%) Advertising
3 6 (1.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.38%) Billing
5 1 (0.19%) Back Office
5 1 (0.19%) Banking
5 1 (0.19%) Electronics
5 1 (0.19%) German Language
5 1 (0.19%) Legal
5 1 (0.19%) Marketing
5 1 (0.19%) Military
5 1 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 90 (17.05%) VMware Engineer
2 73 (13.83%) Administrator
3 63 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 56 (10.61%) Consultant
4 56 (10.61%) Systems Engineer
5 55 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 51 (9.66%) Systems Administrator
7 48 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
8 46 (8.71%) Analyst
9 40 (7.58%) Cloud Engineer
10 39 (7.39%) Senior VMware Engineer
11 35 (6.63%) Cisco Engineer
11 35 (6.63%) Support Analyst
12 34 (6.44%) Linux Engineer
13 32 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 32 (6.06%) Architect
14 31 (5.87%) Linux Systems Engineer
15 28 (5.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
16 27 (5.11%) Network Engineer
17 25 (4.73%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.98%) Middleware
2 12 (2.27%) HTML
3 7 (1.33%) Web Services
4 4 (0.76%) .NET
4 4 (0.76%) Sass
4 4 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.57%) CSS
6 2 (0.38%) COM
6 2 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.38%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.38%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) JSP
7 1 (0.19%) LAMP
7 1 (0.19%) REST
7 1 (0.19%) SOAP
7 1 (0.19%) XML
7 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 118 (22.35%) Data Centre
2 68 (12.88%) EMC VNX
3 53 (10.04%) Replication
4 41 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (6.06%) HP Storage
6 28 (5.30%) Clustering
7 25 (4.73%) Private Cloud
8 18 (3.41%) EMC VNXe
9 17 (3.22%) Driving Licence
9 17 (3.22%) EMC VMAX
9 17 (3.22%) VCE vBlock
10 15 (2.84%) FlexPod
10 15 (2.84%) Management Information System
11 14 (2.65%) NHS
12 11 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 10 (1.89%) EqualLogic
14 7 (1.33%) Data Integration
15 6 (1.14%) Fat Client
15 6 (1.14%) Statistics
15 6 (1.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 369 (69.89%) Windows
2 248 (46.97%) Windows Server
3 219 (41.48%) Linux
4 148 (28.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 133 (25.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (13.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (8.71%) CentOS
9 43 (8.14%) Unix
9 43 (8.14%) Windows 7
10 41 (7.77%) Windows 10
10 41 (7.77%) Windows 8
11 16 (3.03%) Data ONTAP
12 11 (2.08%) Solaris
12 11 (2.08%) VMS
13 8 (1.52%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.14%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.95%) Android
15 5 (0.95%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.95%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (44.70%) ITIL
2 66 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 59 (11.17%) Service Management
4 55 (10.42%) Mentoring
5 53 (10.04%) Capacity Management
6 51 (9.66%) Capacity Planning
7 46 (8.71%) Change Management
8 42 (7.95%) Presales
8 42 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
9 36 (6.82%) Performance Monitoring
10 34 (6.44%) Migration
11 32 (6.06%) Incident Management
12 31 (5.87%) Mobile Device Management
13 30 (5.68%) ISMS
13 30 (5.68%) Vulnerability Management
14 28 (5.30%) Server Virtualisation
15 27 (5.11%) High Availability
15 27 (5.11%) Risk Analysis
16 26 (4.92%) Data Centre Operations
16 26 (4.92%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 97 (18.37%) PowerShell
2 63 (11.93%) SQL
3 55 (10.42%) Perl
4 50 (9.47%) Python
5 43 (8.14%) Ruby
6 27 (5.11%) Java
7 21 (3.98%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.27%) JavaScript
9 9 (1.70%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.57%) Bourne shell
11 2 (0.38%) Go
12 1 (0.19%) C
12 1 (0.19%) C#
12 1 (0.19%) C++
12 1 (0.19%) PHP
12 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 135 (25.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 125 (23.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 94 (17.80%) MCSE
4 89 (16.86%) Security Cleared
5 76 (14.39%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (13.07%) CCNA
7 55 (10.42%) MCSA
8 53 (10.04%) SC Cleared
9 38 (7.20%) CCNP
10 35 (6.63%) MCITP
11 30 (5.68%) RHCSA
12 26 (4.92%) VCP5
13 23 (4.36%) RHCE
14 22 (4.17%) Degree
15 20 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
16 18 (3.41%) Citrix Certification
17 17 (3.22%) CCA
18 13 (2.46%) VCAP
19 11 (2.08%) CCDA
19 11 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (16.29%) SLA
2 34 (6.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (3.79%) QA
4 15 (2.84%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) DICOM
7 2 (0.38%) HL7
8 1 (0.19%) BS7799
8 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) RMADS
8 1 (0.19%) SAS 70
System Software
1 275 (52.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 240 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 121 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 107 (20.27%) XenApp
5 80 (15.15%) VMware ESX
5 80 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
6 72 (13.64%) vCloud
7 50 (9.47%) XenDesktop
8 15 (2.84%) DFS Replication
9 13 (2.46%) Docker
10 9 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (1.52%) XenServer
12 5 (0.95%) Postfix
13 4 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.76%) Firmware
13 4 (0.76%) Xen
14 3 (0.57%) NFS
14 3 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.38%) Terminal Server
16 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 95 (17.99%) SCCM
2 51 (9.66%) WSUS
3 41 (7.77%) Backup Exec
4 39 (7.39%) Puppet
5 38 (7.20%) SCOM
6 37 (7.01%) NetBackup
7 34 (6.44%) HP Data Protector
8 33 (6.25%) vRealize
9 32 (6.06%) SCVMM
10 26 (4.92%) HP SIM
10 26 (4.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 23 (4.36%) Nagios
12 22 (4.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 21 (3.98%) McAfee ePO
14 19 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
15 18 (3.41%) Windows Intune
16 17 (3.22%) SCDPM
17 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
18 11 (2.08%) Ansible
19 9 (1.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 493 (93.37%) VMware
2 248 (46.97%) Microsoft
3 220 (41.67%) Cisco
4 168 (31.82%) Citrix
5 125 (23.67%) HP
6 101 (19.13%) Red Hat
7 98 (18.56%) EMC
8 87 (16.48%) NetApp
9 44 (8.33%) 3PAR
10 40 (7.58%) Oracle
10 40 (7.58%) Symantec
11 38 (7.20%) IBM
12 22 (4.17%) Intel Security
13 21 (3.98%) Qualys
14 15 (2.84%) RightScale
15 14 (2.65%) Dell
15 14 (2.65%) Juniper
16 13 (2.46%) Veeam
17 11 (2.08%) CheckPoint
17 11 (2.08%) Fortinet
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Blue Chip Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum £35,000 to £37,000 Negotiable + G'Te
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Logix Resourcing
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £42253.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa 40K + Benefits (Blue-Chip Leve
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East England
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + See description
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus, Training Bursary, Pensi
Posted: 2 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Skilliantech Limited
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £48000 - £50000 Per Annum +Oncall +Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £38000 - £41000 Per Annum +Oncall +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London or Kent
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hampshire
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Create IT LTD
Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 21 days ago
Middlesex
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spinnaker Red
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum and Fantastic Benefits, inc. Healthc
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