The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
South East / Surrey
Rank 127 165 156
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 32 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.19% 1.05% 1.29%
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 6.51% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 44
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £32,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
512 630 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 19.11% 16.20% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 442 554 547
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,772 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of job ads across the Surrey region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 February 2017.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Surrey

vSphere
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Leatherhead +3 8 £40,000 -20.00%
Guildford +19 6 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Redhill +11 6 £25,000 -47.36%
Woking +7 4 £36,250 -
Staines -13 3 £52,500 +31.25%
Camberley - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 49 (80.33%) VMware
3 45 (73.77%) Active Directory
4 43 (70.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
7 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
9 29 (47.54%) Hyper-V
10 28 (45.90%) SAN
11 24 (39.34%) DNS
12 23 (37.70%) Linux
13 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
14 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 21 (34.43%) VMware ESXi
14 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
16 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (29.51%) Firewall
17 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
17 17 (27.87%) Office 365
17 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
18 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
19 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
19 15 (24.59%) SLA
20 14 (22.95%) ITIL
20 14 (22.95%) MCSA
20 14 (22.95%) DHCP
21 13 (21.31%) HP
21 13 (21.31%) Clustering

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.39%) IIS
3 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.92%) SAS
5 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (32.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (27.87%) Office 365
3 12 (19.67%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (14.75%) IaaS
5 7 (11.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.64%) Heroku
6 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) SAN
2 24 (39.34%) DNS
3 18 (29.51%) Firewall
4 15 (24.59%) TCP/IP
5 14 (22.95%) DHCP
6 11 (18.03%) LAN
6 11 (18.03%) WAN
7 7 (11.48%) VPN
8 4 (6.56%) NAS
8 4 (6.56%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.56%) Network Security
9 3 (4.92%) IPsec
9 3 (4.92%) SSL
10 2 (3.28%) LDAP
11 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.64%) Internet
11 1 (1.64%) VLAN
11 1 (1.64%) VSAN
11 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.64%) Redis
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Back Office
2 1 (1.64%) Banking
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Military
2 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (39.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Administrator
3 9 (14.75%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (13.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Analyst
6 6 (9.84%) IT Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (8.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) IT Support
8 4 (6.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) LAMP
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) JSON
2 1 (1.64%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (34.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (21.31%) Clustering
3 7 (11.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.64%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 56 (91.80%) Windows
2 43 (70.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (62.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
5 23 (37.70%) Linux
6 12 (19.67%) Windows 7
7 10 (16.39%) Windows 10
7 10 (16.39%) Windows 8
8 9 (14.75%) Solaris
9 5 (8.20%) Debian
9 5 (8.20%) SUSE
10 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (4.92%) CentOS
11 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
11 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) Mentoring
3 9 (14.75%) Network Design
4 8 (13.11%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.11%) Network Load Balancing
4 8 (13.11%) Performance Management
4 8 (13.11%) Security Patching
4 8 (13.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.48%) High Availability
6 4 (6.56%) Email Filtering
6 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
6 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (6.56%) Web Filtering
7 3 (4.92%) Coaching
7 3 (4.92%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.28%) DevOps
8 2 (3.28%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.67%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.28%) Ruby
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) Go
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) Perl
4 1 (1.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
3 16 (26.23%) SC Cleared
4 14 (22.95%) MCSA
5 11 (18.03%) MCSE
6 7 (11.48%) MCITP
7 3 (4.92%) CCNA
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (3.28%) SAP Certification
9 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (73.77%) Active Directory
2 32 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (47.54%) Hyper-V
4 21 (34.43%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (14.75%) XenApp
6 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.20%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.92%) vCloud
9 1 (1.64%) Docker
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) SCCM
3 3 (4.92%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.64%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 49 (80.33%) VMware
2 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.31%) HP
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco
4 10 (16.39%) Citrix
5 9 (14.75%) Google
6 4 (6.56%) Avaya
7 2 (3.28%) SAP
8 1 (1.64%) CA
8 1 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) LANDesk
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago