The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 99 96
Rank change year-on-year -22 -3  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 1 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.074% 0.77% 0.96%
As % of the System Software category 0.55% 6.77% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Median salary - £40,000 £37,400
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.95%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

vSphere is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 183 133 180
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 13.54% 11.42% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 158 109 136
Median salary £55,000 £37,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.66% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,272 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing vSphere as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Cambridge

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) HPUX
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
5 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
4 1 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 2 days ago