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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 170 138 168
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +30
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 47 74 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.95% 1.53% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 7.11% 11.35% 10.49%
Number of salaries quoted 45 68 60
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £70,000 £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
661 652 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 13.34% 13.50% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 593 578 506
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +15 11 £43,750 +12.90% 2
Farnham +13 7 £24,500 -49.74%
Reigate -24 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Godalming +14 1 £43,000 +32.30%
Staines -15 1 £47,500 -24.00% 1
Leatherhead -21 1 - -
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 73 (92.41%) VMware
2 61 (77.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (77.22%) Windows
3 35 (44.30%) Firewall
4 29 (36.71%) SAN
5 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
5 27 (34.18%) ITIL
6 26 (32.91%) SQL
6 26 (32.91%) Cisco
7 25 (31.65%) Linux
8 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
8 24 (30.38%) TCP/IP
9 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
10 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (25.32%) DNS
11 20 (25.32%) MS Exchange
11 20 (25.32%) vCloud
12 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (24.05%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (22.78%) Citrix
13 18 (22.78%) Replication
14 17 (21.52%) Hyper-V
14 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
15 16 (20.25%) HP
16 15 (18.99%) Service Management
17 14 (17.72%) NAS
17 14 (17.72%) IBM
18 13 (16.46%) SCOM
19 12 (15.19%) Degree
19 12 (15.19%) Change Control

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (25.32%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (8.86%) IIS
5 6 (7.59%) IBM Notes
5 6 (7.59%) Lync
6 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.53%) Apache
9 1 (1.27%) LiveCycle
9 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.27%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
2 6 (7.59%) PaaS
2 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 6 (7.59%) IaaS
3 4 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.30%) Firewall
2 29 (36.71%) SAN
3 24 (30.38%) TCP/IP
4 20 (25.32%) DNS
5 14 (17.72%) NAS
6 11 (13.92%) Internet
7 10 (12.66%) Ethernet
8 9 (11.39%) VPN
9 8 (10.13%) VLAN
9 8 (10.13%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (8.86%) WAN
10 7 (8.86%) DHCP
11 6 (7.59%) Network Security
11 6 (7.59%) LAN
11 6 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (6.33%) SSL
12 5 (6.33%) Wireless
12 5 (6.33%) IPsec
12 5 (6.33%) OSPF
12 5 (6.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.27%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 10 (12.66%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Marketing
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (17.72%) Support Engineer
3 13 (16.46%) Analyst
4 11 (13.92%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.66%) Consultant
6 8 (10.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (8.86%) Technical Support
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Team Leader
8 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 5 (6.33%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Technical Support Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Manager
10 4 (5.06%) Architect
10 4 (5.06%) Desktop Support
10 4 (5.06%) Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior Technical Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) HTML
1 3 (3.80%) XHTML
2 2 (2.53%) Web Services
3 1 (1.27%) LAMP
3 1 (1.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.78%) Replication
2 10 (12.66%) Clustering
3 9 (11.39%) iSeries
4 4 (5.06%) Social Media
4 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Blog
5 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.53%) CESG
5 2 (2.53%) CLARiiON
5 2 (2.53%) Symmetrix
5 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
5 2 (2.53%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (2.53%) Open Source
6 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.27%) Firmware
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 61 (77.22%) Windows
2 25 (31.65%) Linux
3 21 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (24.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.06%) CentOS
8 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.80%) UNIX
9 2 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.27%) AIX
10 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) ITIL
2 19 (24.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (21.52%) Capacity Management
4 15 (18.99%) Service Management
5 12 (15.19%) Change Control
6 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.13%) Change Management
8 7 (8.86%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (8.86%) Business Continuity
9 6 (7.59%) Knowledge Management
10 5 (6.33%) Network Design
11 4 (5.06%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (5.06%) Migration
11 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.06%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.06%) MOF
12 3 (3.80%) Protective Monitoring
12 3 (3.80%) Information Security
13 2 (2.53%) Data Management
13 2 (2.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.06%) PHP
4 3 (3.80%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) Java
6 1 (1.27%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (10.13%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.13%) CCNA
4 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.06%) MCSE
5 4 (5.06%) VCAP
6 3 (3.80%) CCEE
6 3 (3.80%) CCAA
6 3 (3.80%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.80%) NCDA
6 3 (3.80%) NCIE
7 2 (2.53%) CISSP
7 2 (2.53%) VCDX
7 2 (2.53%) VTSP
7 2 (2.53%) CCNP
7 2 (2.53%) MCTS
7 2 (2.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (77.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
3 20 (25.32%) vCloud
4 17 (21.52%) Hyper-V
5 10 (12.66%) XenServer
6 6 (7.59%) XenApp
7 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (3.80%) SRDF
8 3 (3.80%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (3.80%) VMware ESX
9 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (2.53%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.53%) NFS
10 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) SCOM
2 11 (13.92%) SCVMM
2 11 (13.92%) SCCM
3 8 (10.13%) Nagios
4 5 (6.33%) Tivoli
5 4 (5.06%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.80%) WSUS
6 3 (3.80%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (2.53%) Legato
8 1 (1.27%) Cacti
8 1 (1.27%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.27%) Puppet
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 73 (92.41%) VMware
2 27 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 26 (32.91%) Cisco
4 18 (22.78%) Citrix
5 16 (20.25%) HP
6 14 (17.72%) IBM
7 11 (13.92%) Dell
8 10 (12.66%) Symantec
9 9 (11.39%) LANDesk
10 7 (8.86%) Veeam
10 7 (8.86%) NetApp
10 7 (8.86%) Lotus
11 5 (6.33%) BMC
11 5 (6.33%) CA
11 5 (6.33%) Brocade
12 4 (5.06%) McAfee
12 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
12 4 (5.06%) EMC
13 3 (3.80%) Sophos
13 3 (3.80%) SolarWinds
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