The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 171 149 168
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +19
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 47 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.00% 1.33% 1.07%
As % of the System Software category 7.08% 9.86% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 45 57 57
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
vSphere
South East

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

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
664 639 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.09% 13.48% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 597 576 495
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Surrey

vSphere
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +12 8 £47,500 +22.58%
Farnham +15 5 £25,000 -48.71%
Staines -9 3 £41,500 -40.71% 1
Leatherhead -11 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Reigate -25 2 £35,000 -9.67%
Godalming +7 1 £43,000 +32.30%
Woking +4 1 £25,000 -35.48%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 75 (92.59%) VMware
2 66 (81.48%) Windows
3 60 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (45.68%) Firewall
5 31 (38.27%) SAN
6 30 (37.04%) Linux
7 29 (35.80%) ITIL
8 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
8 28 (34.57%) Cisco
9 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 26 (32.10%) SQL
10 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
10 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
12 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (24.69%) vCloud
14 17 (20.99%) MS Exchange
15 16 (19.75%) DNS
15 16 (19.75%) HP
15 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (19.75%) Replication
16 15 (18.52%) Service Management
16 15 (18.52%) NAS
17 14 (17.28%) IBM
17 14 (17.28%) Citrix
17 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (17.28%) Clustering
18 13 (16.05%) Hyper-V
18 13 (16.05%) Capacity Management
19 12 (14.81%) SLA

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (20.99%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (11.11%) IIS
5 6 (7.41%) Lync
6 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
7 3 (3.70%) Apache
8 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.47%) LiveCycle
8 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (1.23%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (7.41%) PaaS
2 6 (7.41%) Office 365
2 6 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (45.68%) Firewall
2 31 (38.27%) SAN
3 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
4 16 (19.75%) DNS
5 15 (18.52%) NAS
6 10 (12.35%) VPN
6 10 (12.35%) Ethernet
7 8 (9.88%) WAN
7 8 (9.88%) VLAN
7 8 (9.88%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (8.64%) LAN
8 7 (8.64%) DHCP
8 7 (8.64%) Internet
9 6 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (7.41%) Network Security
10 5 (6.17%) Wireless
10 5 (6.17%) IPsec
10 5 (6.17%) OSPF
10 5 (6.17%) BGP
10 5 (6.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (34.57%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.23%) JMeter
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (20.99%) Support Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 12 (14.81%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (12.35%) Consultant
6 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (6.17%) Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Administrator
9 5 (6.17%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 4 (4.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
1 3 (3.70%) Web Services
1 3 (3.70%) XHTML
2 1 (1.23%) LAMP
2 1 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Replication
2 14 (17.28%) Clustering
3 9 (11.11%) iSeries
4 4 (4.94%) Social Media
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Blog
5 3 (3.70%) Open Source
6 2 (2.47%) FlexPod
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) CESG
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.23%) Firmware
7 1 (1.23%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 66 (81.48%) Windows
2 30 (37.04%) Linux
3 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (17.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.17%) UNIX
8 4 (4.94%) CentOS
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.47%) SUSE
10 2 (2.47%) AIX
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.80%) ITIL
2 16 (19.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (18.52%) Service Management
4 13 (16.05%) Capacity Management
5 12 (14.81%) Change Control
6 8 (9.88%) Change Management
7 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.17%) Network Design
9 4 (4.94%) Migration
9 4 (4.94%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.94%) MOF
9 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
9 4 (4.94%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
10 3 (3.70%) Information Security
11 2 (2.47%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.94%) Perl
3 4 (4.94%) PHP
4 3 (3.70%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) VBScript
5 2 (2.47%) VB
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.23%) Java
6 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.81%) Degree
2 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.35%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.88%) CCNA
5 6 (7.41%) MCSE
6 4 (4.94%) MCITP
6 4 (4.94%) VCAP
7 3 (3.70%) NCDA
7 3 (3.70%) NCIE
7 3 (3.70%) CCEE
7 3 (3.70%) CCAA
7 3 (3.70%) MCSA
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.47%) CISSP
8 2 (2.47%) CCNP
8 2 (2.47%) RHCE
8 2 (2.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 20 (24.69%) vCloud
4 13 (16.05%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.41%) XenApp
5 6 (7.41%) XenServer
5 6 (7.41%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.70%) NFS
8 2 (2.47%) SRDF
8 2 (2.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.47%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Nagios
1 9 (11.11%) SCOM
2 7 (8.64%) SCVMM
2 7 (8.64%) SCCM
3 5 (6.17%) Tivoli
4 4 (4.94%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.70%) WSUS
5 3 (3.70%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (2.47%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.47%) Puppet
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.47%) Legato
6 2 (2.47%) Cacti
7 1 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 75 (92.59%) VMware
2 28 (34.57%) Cisco
3 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
4 16 (19.75%) HP
5 14 (17.28%) Citrix
5 14 (17.28%) IBM
6 11 (13.58%) Dell
6 11 (13.58%) Symantec
7 9 (11.11%) LANDesk
8 8 (9.88%) NetApp
9 7 (8.64%) Veeam
10 5 (6.17%) McAfee
10 5 (6.17%) BMC
10 5 (6.17%) CA
11 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
12 3 (3.70%) Lotus
12 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.70%) EMC
12 3 (3.70%) Sophos
12 3 (3.70%) Brocade
Surrey
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago