Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 177 168
Rank change year-on-year -3 -9 -13
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 33 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.78% 0.28% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 5.28% 1.84% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 17
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £27,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.03% +3.33% -50.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £32,250 £45,000 £42,500
East of England median annual salary £46,056 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -

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 625 543 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.74% 15.28% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 395 410 351
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +3.81%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,875 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +3.90%

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 19 June 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 +7 31 £27,500 -23.61% 1
Peterborough -24 2 £27,500 -35.29%
St Neots - 1 £27,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £27,500 -
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
3 31 (93.94%) Windows
3 31 (93.94%) Firewall
3 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (90.91%) Bash Shell
4 30 (90.91%) Test Automation
4 30 (90.91%) F5
4 30 (90.91%) Splunk
4 30 (90.91%) Ansible
4 30 (90.91%) DevOps
4 30 (90.91%) AppDynamics
4 30 (90.91%) Public Cloud
4 30 (90.91%) WorldPay
4 30 (90.91%) Data Centre
4 30 (90.91%) Jenkins
4 30 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (90.91%) Virtual Servers
4 30 (90.91%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (90.91%) Continuous Deployment
4 30 (90.91%) Linux Command Line
4 30 (90.91%) vCenter Server
4 30 (90.91%) vRealize
4 30 (90.91%) BMC
4 30 (90.91%) Ruby
4 30 (90.91%) Fortinet
4 30 (90.91%) Load Balancing
4 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 31 (93.94%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (93.94%) Firewall
2 30 (90.91%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (90.91%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (57.58%) Automation Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Automation Analyst
3 11 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Administrator
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (90.91%) Data Centre
1 30 (90.91%) Linux Command Line
1 30 (90.91%) Public Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Configuration Management
1 30 (90.91%) Continuous Deployment
1 30 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 30 (90.91%) DevOps
1 30 (90.91%) Load Balancing
1 30 (90.91%) Test Automation
2 19 (57.58%) Service Management
3 7 (21.21%) Line Management
3 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) Bash Shell
1 30 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 30 (90.91%) PowerShell
1 30 (90.91%) Python
1 30 (90.91%) Ruby
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 30 (90.91%) Virtual Desktop
2 30 (90.91%) Virtual Servers
2 30 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Ansible
1 30 (90.91%) vCenter Server
1 30 (90.91%) vRealize
2 19 (57.58%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (57.58%) Puppet
2 19 (57.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Citrix
2 32 (96.97%) VMware
3 30 (90.91%) AppDynamics
3 30 (90.91%) BMC
3 30 (90.91%) Cisco
3 30 (90.91%) F5
3 30 (90.91%) Fortinet
3 30 (90.91%) Splunk
3 30 (90.91%) WorldPay
4 19 (57.58%) ServiceNow
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft