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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VMware vSphere
Rank 146 185 154
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -31
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 64 36 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.38% 0.68% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 10.56% 5.79% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 58 33 65
Average salary £39,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £31,300 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,250 £43,250
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -4.62%
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
606 622 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.07% 11.78% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 539 519 476
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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 April 2015.

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 April 2015. 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 +39 24 £42,500 +30.76%
Staines -3 10 £29,000 -31.76%
Farnham 0 2 £36,000 +16.12%
Leatherhead -2 2 £46,250 +2.77%
Egham - 1 - -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 118 (98.33%) VMware
2 96 (80.00%) Windows
3 85 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 60 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 55 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 53 (44.17%) SQL
7 53 (44.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (42.50%) SAN
9 46 (38.33%) Linux
9 46 (38.33%) Cisco
10 41 (34.17%) MCSE
10 41 (34.17%) Microsoft Certification
11 40 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 39 (32.50%) MS Exchange
13 37 (30.83%) HP
14 36 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 32 (26.67%) Citrix
16 30 (25.00%) ITIL
17 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
17 28 (23.33%) MCSA
18 27 (22.50%) Firewall
19 26 (21.67%) DNS
19 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
20 25 (20.83%) DHCP
20 25 (20.83%) TCP/IP
20 25 (20.83%) Hyper-V
21 24 (20.00%) vCloud
22 21 (17.50%) Backup Exec
22 21 (17.50%) WSUS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 39 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 36 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (14.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (11.67%) SAS
5 12 (10.00%) IIS
6 11 (9.17%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.50%) Apache
8 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.67%) JBoss
8 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (1.67%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.83%) Lync
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) PaaS
1 3 (2.50%) IaaS
2 2 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (42.50%) SAN
2 27 (22.50%) Firewall
3 26 (21.67%) DNS
4 25 (20.83%) DHCP
4 25 (20.83%) TCP/IP
5 17 (14.17%) iSCSI
6 16 (13.33%) NAS
7 14 (11.67%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (8.33%) VLAN
9 8 (6.67%) VPN
9 8 (6.67%) LAN
9 8 (6.67%) WAN
10 6 (5.00%) Ethernet
11 4 (3.33%) VoIP
11 4 (3.33%) NetScaler
12 3 (2.50%) IP Telephony
13 2 (1.67%) Network Security
13 2 (1.67%) OSPF
13 2 (1.67%) BGP
13 2 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (3.33%) MySQL
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.67%) DB2
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.50%) Selenium
2 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.67%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.67%) JMeter
General
1 4 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (3.33%) Retail
2 2 (1.67%) Finance
3 1 (0.83%) Automotive
3 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (30.83%) Support Engineer
2 24 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 22 (18.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Storage Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Analyst
6 12 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Wintel Support
6 12 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (8.33%) Server Support
8 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Test Analyst
9 8 (6.67%) Consultant
9 8 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
10 5 (4.17%) SAN Engineer
10 5 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.33%) .NET
2 3 (2.50%) WPF
2 3 (2.50%) Middleware
2 3 (2.50%) WinForms
3 2 (1.67%) Ajax
4 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.83%) WCF
4 1 (0.83%) REST
4 1 (0.83%) SOAP
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.83%) Clustering
3 8 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 7 (5.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.67%) Open Source
5 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.67%) Replication
5 2 (1.67%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.67%) Life Science
6 1 (0.83%) CMDB
6 1 (0.83%) SecurID
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 96 (80.00%) Windows
2 55 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (44.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (38.33%) Linux
5 40 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (16.67%) UNIX
7 12 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.67%) AIX
12 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.83%) SUSE
12 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.00%) ITIL
2 21 (17.50%) Change Management
3 15 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
5 9 (7.50%) Line Management
5 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 7 (5.83%) DevOps
8 6 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.17%) Test Scripting
9 5 (4.17%) Load Testing
10 4 (3.33%) Project Management
11 3 (2.50%) Migration
11 3 (2.50%) Unit Testing
11 3 (2.50%) Usability Testing
11 3 (2.50%) Automated Testing
11 3 (2.50%) Incident Management
11 3 (2.50%) Manual Testing
11 3 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) SQL
2 10 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.00%) Perl
4 5 (4.17%) Java
4 5 (4.17%) Ruby
5 4 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.33%) Python
6 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.50%) VBScript
7 2 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) C#
8 1 (0.83%) C++
8 1 (0.83%) VB
8 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (34.17%) MCSE
1 41 (34.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (23.33%) MCSA
3 20 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 19 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (15.83%) CCNA
5 18 (15.00%) CCA
5 18 (15.00%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (11.67%) NCDA
7 10 (8.33%) ISEB
8 9 (7.50%) MCITP
9 8 (6.67%) Degree
10 6 (5.00%) ISTQB
11 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
12 4 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.83%) CCNP
14 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.67%) COBIT
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 85 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 25 (20.83%) Hyper-V
4 24 (20.00%) vCloud
5 10 (8.33%) VMware ESX
6 8 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.17%) XenApp
7 5 (4.17%) XenServer
8 4 (3.33%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.83%) UAG
9 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.83%) KVM
9 1 (0.83%) iptables
Systems Management
1 21 (17.50%) Backup Exec
1 21 (17.50%) WSUS
2 19 (15.83%) SCCM
3 10 (8.33%) SCOM
4 6 (5.00%) Nagios
4 6 (5.00%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.67%) Puppet
6 2 (1.67%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.67%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.67%) AppManager
6 2 (1.67%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 118 (98.33%) VMware
2 54 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 46 (38.33%) Cisco
4 37 (30.83%) HP
5 32 (26.67%) Citrix
6 18 (15.00%) NetApp
7 16 (13.33%) Symantec
7 16 (13.33%) EMC
7 16 (13.33%) McAfee
8 14 (11.67%) CommVault
9 7 (5.83%) Red Hat
9 7 (5.83%) Apple
9 7 (5.83%) Oracle
10 6 (5.00%) Dell
11 5 (4.17%) SonicWALL
12 4 (3.33%) Veeam
12 4 (3.33%) AppSense
13 3 (2.50%) IBM
14 2 (1.67%) NetIQ
14 2 (1.67%) Remedy
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Peopleworks
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35,000 to £40,000 Negotiable + 10%
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
East Surrey College
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Explore Group
Posted: 15 days ago