The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware vSphere
Essex / Colchester
Rank 34 45 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 6.11% 0.44% -
As % of the System Software category 40.00% 3.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 Colchester with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 35 31 19
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 15.28% 13.78% 12.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 18
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester 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 Colchester

vSphere
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Colchester

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Colchester region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 18 (100.00%) Linux
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
5 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
6 10 (55.56%) SCCM
6 10 (55.56%) SCOM
6 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
7 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
7 9 (50.00%) Symantec
7 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
7 9 (50.00%) Thin Client
7 9 (50.00%) Citrix
7 9 (50.00%) Capacity Management
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (44.44%) Office 365
8 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (38.89%) NetApp
9 7 (38.89%) Perl
10 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (27.78%) Hortonworks
11 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
11 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (27.78%) Nagios

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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 (22.22%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Office 365
2 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 9 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 8 (44.44%) Storage Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Server Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 9 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 9 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (94.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 9 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) Python
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
1 10 (55.56%) SCOM
2 9 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (27.78%) Nagios
3 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) Symantec
4 7 (38.89%) NetApp
5 5 (27.78%) Hortonworks
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (5.56%) F5
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