Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 206 148
Rank change year-on-year +42 -58 +27
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 12 6 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.39% 0.14% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 2.30% 1.10% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 33
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +0.27%
10th Percentile £34,500 £26,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +21.88% -5.88%

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 521 546 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.02% 12.75% 11.94%
Number of salaries quoted 380 439 345
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
10th Percentile £25,450 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +11.85%

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 16 December 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 +57 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Peterborough -23 4 £38,750 +40.91% 1
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) Debian
4 7 (58.33%) CentOS
4 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (50.00%) Network Security
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 6 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (41.67%) Citrix
6 5 (41.67%) XenApp
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
7 4 (33.33%) Ivanti
7 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
7 4 (33.33%) CCA
7 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
8 3 (25.00%) Office 365
9 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1 (8.33%) Server Management

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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
1 7 (58.33%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Administrator
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 4 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior IT Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server Administrator
5 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) CentOS
2 7 (58.33%) Debian
2 7 (58.33%) Ubuntu
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data ONTAP
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCA
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (58.33%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (41.67%) XenApp
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Ivanti
5 1 (8.33%) NetApp