Period
to 16 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 149 182 187
Rank change year-on-year +33 +5 -16
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 10 33 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.40% 0.77% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 2.40% 5.30% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 6
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -29.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £54,500 £32,250 £45,000
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £46,056 £45,000
% change year-on-year +19.42% +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 416 623 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.72% 14.62% 15.10%
Number of salaries quoted 323 393 404
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £25,300 £22,750 £25,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram 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 June 2019. 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
Peterborough +35 7 £35,000 +27.27%
Cambridge +20 3 £45,000 +63.64%
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (40.00%) Ivanti
6 4 (40.00%) Office 365
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) CCA
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (30.00%) Google
7 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) Linux
7 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business

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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
1 4 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Skype
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) 2.5G
4 1 (10.00%) 2G
4 1 (10.00%) 3G
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
4 1 (10.00%) 5G
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Deep Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) CCA
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 4 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Ivanti
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 1 (10.00%) Dell
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Intel
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat