The table below looks at the statistics for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 53 54 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 5 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.99% 0.69% 2.13%
As % of the System Software category 11.36% 10.81% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Median salary £35,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +4.54%
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 Watford region.

System Software Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
44 37 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.71% 6.35% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 60
Median salary £35,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing vSphere as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

vSphere
Salary Trend in Watford

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

vSphere Salary Trend in Watford

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Watford region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
4 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Handset

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Support
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Handset
2 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) SAP