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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 151 169 173
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 62 39 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.33% 0.83% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 8.59% 6.64% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 53
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £31,900 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £59,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
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
722 587 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 15.53% 12.47% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 648 527 506
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +2 12 £45,000 - 2
Staines -2 8 £41,500 -44.66% 1
Woking +10 3 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Leatherhead -13 2 £22,000 -32.30%
Godalming +4 1 £21,000 -44.00%
vSphere
South East

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 97 (93.27%) VMware
2 87 (83.65%) Windows
3 71 (68.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (46.15%) Cisco
5 48 (46.15%) Active Directory
6 47 (45.19%) SAN
7 45 (43.27%) SQL Server
8 42 (40.38%) Firewall
9 41 (39.42%) Microsoft
10 38 (36.54%) Linux
11 37 (35.58%) ITIL
12 36 (34.62%) SQL
12 36 (34.62%) TCP/IP
13 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 25 (24.04%) HP
15 25 (24.04%) Clustering
15 25 (24.04%) vCloud
16 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
17 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
18 22 (21.15%) Degree
19 21 (20.19%) SQL Server 2008
20 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
20 20 (19.23%) DNS
20 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
21 19 (18.27%) SC Cleared
21 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
21 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
22 17 (16.35%) SCCM

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 23 (22.12%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (14.42%) IIS
5 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.88%) LiveCycle
7 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.88%) Lync
8 2 (1.92%) Apache
9 1 (0.96%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.96%) SAS
9 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) SaaS
2 8 (7.69%) PaaS
2 8 (7.69%) IaaS
3 3 (2.88%) Office 365
3 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (45.19%) SAN
2 42 (40.38%) Firewall
3 36 (34.62%) TCP/IP
4 20 (19.23%) DNS
5 17 (16.35%) NAS
6 15 (14.42%) VLAN
6 15 (14.42%) DHCP
7 13 (12.50%) VPN
8 10 (9.62%) Ethernet
9 8 (7.69%) WAN
9 8 (7.69%) SSL
9 8 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (7.69%) IPsec
10 7 (6.73%) LAN
10 7 (6.73%) OSPF
10 7 (6.73%) BGP
11 6 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (5.77%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (5.77%) Network Security
11 6 (5.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (43.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.96%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.96%) HBase
6 1 (0.96%) Mahout
6 1 (0.96%) Big Data
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.96%) JMeter
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Marketing
3 4 (3.85%) Legal
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 24 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 16 (15.38%) Analyst
4 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 12 (11.54%) Team Leader
5 12 (11.54%) Support Analyst
6 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 9 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (8.65%) Consultant
8 8 (7.69%) Server Support
8 8 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
9 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Technical Support
9 7 (6.73%) Server Engineer
9 7 (6.73%) Server Support Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.81%) Technical Analyst
11 4 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
11 4 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.88%) HTML
2 3 (2.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.88%) XHTML
3 1 (0.96%) Ajax
3 1 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.04%) Clustering
2 16 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.58%) Replication
4 8 (7.69%) iSeries
5 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) Open Source
6 3 (2.88%) Social Media
6 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) Blog
7 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.92%) CESG
7 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.92%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 87 (83.65%) Windows
2 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (36.54%) Linux
4 27 (25.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (8.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (7.69%) Windows 2000
8 7 (6.73%) Windows XP
8 7 (6.73%) CentOS
9 6 (5.77%) UNIX
9 6 (5.77%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.85%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.88%) AIX
12 2 (1.92%) SUSE
12 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.58%) ITIL
2 15 (14.42%) Service Management
3 13 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (11.54%) Network Design
5 11 (10.58%) Change Control
6 9 (8.65%) Capacity Management
6 9 (8.65%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.77%) Change Management
9 5 (4.81%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.81%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.81%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.85%) Information Security
10 4 (3.85%) Coaching
11 3 (2.88%) Protective Monitoring
11 3 (2.88%) Line Management
11 3 (2.88%) MOF
11 3 (2.88%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.62%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.81%) Perl
4 4 (3.85%) VBScript
5 3 (2.88%) VB
5 3 (2.88%) PHP
5 3 (2.88%) C#
5 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.92%) Java
7 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.96%) Python
7 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.96%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.96%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (21.15%) Degree
2 20 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (18.27%) SC Cleared
3 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
4 15 (14.42%) MCSE
5 9 (8.65%) MCSA
5 9 (8.65%) MCITP
6 6 (5.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (5.77%) CCNA
6 6 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (3.85%) NCDA
7 4 (3.85%) HND
8 3 (2.88%) NCIE
8 3 (2.88%) VCAP
9 2 (1.92%) VTSP
9 2 (1.92%) VCDX
9 2 (1.92%) CCENT
9 2 (1.92%) CISSP
9 2 (1.92%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.85%) QA
3 3 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 71 (68.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 25 (24.04%) vCloud
4 15 (14.42%) Hyper-V
5 11 (10.58%) VMware ESX
6 8 (7.69%) XenApp
7 5 (4.81%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.88%) NFS
10 2 (1.92%) Samba
10 2 (1.92%) SRDF
10 2 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.96%) Docker
11 1 (0.96%) Firmware
11 1 (0.96%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) SCCM
2 15 (14.42%) Nagios
3 13 (12.50%) SCOM
4 12 (11.54%) SCVMM
5 5 (4.81%) WSUS
6 3 (2.88%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.92%) Legato
7 2 (1.92%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.92%) Cacti
7 2 (1.92%) Puppet
7 2 (1.92%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 97 (93.27%) VMware
2 48 (46.15%) Cisco
3 41 (39.42%) Microsoft
4 25 (24.04%) HP
5 14 (13.46%) Dell
5 14 (13.46%) Citrix
6 11 (10.58%) IBM
7 9 (8.65%) NetApp
7 9 (8.65%) Symantec
8 8 (7.69%) LANDesk
9 7 (6.73%) McAfee
10 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.85%) AppSense
10 4 (3.85%) Veeam
10 4 (3.85%) EMC
11 3 (2.88%) Adobe
11 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.88%) Oracle
11 3 (2.88%) BMC
11 3 (2.88%) CA
Woking, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £54,000 per annum + 29 days holiday + share op's + pen
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £34,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago