Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 193 175
Rank change year-on-year +29 -18 -2
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 35 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.90% 0.19% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 5.93% 1.31% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 23
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +18.06% -4.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £41,000 £45,250 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.78% +2.78% -

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

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 590 534 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 15.18% 14.14% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 347 424 357
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,500 £22,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Cambridgeshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Cambridgeshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +40 34 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Peterborough - 1 £37,500 - 1
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT jobs citing vSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 34 (97.14%) Linux
2 34 (97.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (94.29%) Firewall
4 32 (91.43%) Citrix
5 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
5 31 (88.57%) Python
5 31 (88.57%) DNS
5 31 (88.57%) PowerShell
5 31 (88.57%) Load Balancing
5 31 (88.57%) Bash Shell
6 30 (85.71%) Jenkins
6 30 (85.71%) Ansible
6 30 (85.71%) DevOps
6 30 (85.71%) Test Automation
6 30 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 30 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
6 30 (85.71%) F5
6 30 (85.71%) Splunk
6 30 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (85.71%) Ruby
6 30 (85.71%) Fortinet
6 30 (85.71%) Cisco
6 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
6 30 (85.71%) Unix
6 30 (85.71%) BMC
6 30 (85.71%) Middleware
6 30 (85.71%) Configuration Management
6 30 (85.71%) AppDynamics

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 30 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 30 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 31 (88.57%) DNS
3 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) DHCP
5 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (85.71%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Automation Engineer
1 19 (54.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Automation Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Server Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (85.71%) Data Centre
1 30 (85.71%) Linux Command Line
1 30 (85.71%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Linux
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) CentOS
3 3 (8.57%) Debian
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Load Balancing
2 30 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 30 (85.71%) Continuous Deployment
2 30 (85.71%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (85.71%) DevOps
2 30 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 19 (54.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) Service Management
4 7 (20.00%) Line Management
4 7 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Bash Shell
1 31 (88.57%) PowerShell
1 31 (88.57%) Python
2 30 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 30 (85.71%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCA
1 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 34 (97.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
3 30 (85.71%) Virtual Desktop
3 30 (85.71%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (85.71%) Ansible
1 30 (85.71%) vCenter Server
1 30 (85.71%) vRealize
2 19 (54.29%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (54.29%) Puppet
2 19 (54.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 32 (91.43%) Citrix
3 30 (85.71%) AppDynamics
3 30 (85.71%) BMC
3 30 (85.71%) Cisco
3 30 (85.71%) F5
3 30 (85.71%) Fortinet
3 30 (85.71%) Splunk
3 30 (85.71%) WorldPay
4 19 (54.29%) ServiceNow
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp