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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 118 125 112
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 0.60% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 3.02% 5.16% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 13
Median salary £38,750 £33,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.67% -25.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.50% -5.88%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 298 252 300
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 17.35% 11.61% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 218 184 229
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +2 5 £36,000 +9.09% 1
Peterborough - 1 £42,500 -
vSphere
East of England

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (56.52%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
5 11 (47.83%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) Firewall
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) SAN
7 9 (39.13%) LAN
7 9 (39.13%) DHCP
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (34.78%) Cisco
9 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) Veeam
11 5 (21.74%) Citrix
11 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (21.74%) Virtual Environments
11 5 (21.74%) XenApp
12 4 (17.39%) NAS
12 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (17.39%) HP
12 4 (17.39%) VPN

vSphere
Top Related 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 13 (56.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
1 11 (47.83%) Firewall
2 10 (43.48%) SAN
3 9 (39.13%) DHCP
3 9 (39.13%) LAN
4 4 (17.39%) NAS
4 4 (17.39%) VPN
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
7 1 (4.35%) VoIP
7 1 (4.35%) WAN
7 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior IT Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Server Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) Solaris
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.70%) Unix
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Network Management
4 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCNA
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCSA
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (13.04%) SCOM
2 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Veeam
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
6 4 (17.39%) HP
7 3 (13.04%) NetApp
7 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
8 2 (8.70%) CA
9 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
9 1 (4.35%) EMC
9 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
9 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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