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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
Essex / Colchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 32 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 20 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 9.71% 5.80% 1.23%
As % of the System Software category 52.63% 41.38% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 2
Median salary £46,250 £53,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.95% +34.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 38 29 7
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 18.45% 14.01% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 6
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00%  

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 24 (70.59%) Linux
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (52.94%) Office 365
3 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
4 17 (50.00%) NetApp
5 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (47.06%) Perl
6 13 (38.24%) Java
6 13 (38.24%) JBoss
7 12 (35.29%) Windows
7 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
8 11 (32.35%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) Apache
9 10 (29.41%) XML
9 10 (29.41%) SQL
9 10 (29.41%) IIS
9 10 (29.41%) SOAP
9 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
9 10 (29.41%) Validation
9 10 (29.41%) SoapUI
10 9 (26.47%) Splunk
10 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (26.47%) NAS
10 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
10 9 (26.47%) Dynatrace
10 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef

vSphere
Co-occurring 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 13 (38.24%) JBoss
2 10 (29.41%) Apache
2 10 (29.41%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 18 (52.94%) Office 365
2 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) NAS
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.94%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) VMware Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Storage Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Applications Support
3 10 (29.41%) Applications Support Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Administrator
4 9 (26.47%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (20.59%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce Support
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
6 6 (17.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 5 (14.71%) Web Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Web Applications Analyst
7 5 (14.71%) Web Applications Support
7 5 (14.71%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) SOAP
1 10 (29.41%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 6 (17.65%) Fat Client
3 6 (17.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Linux
2 22 (64.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
6 2 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
1 10 (29.41%) Validation
2 9 (26.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (20.59%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (17.65%) Capacity Management
4 6 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Perl
2 13 (38.24%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
4 5 (14.71%) Python
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (26.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Nagios
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) SCOM
3 5 (14.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Red Hat
3 17 (50.00%) NetApp
4 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
5 9 (26.47%) Dynatrace
5 9 (26.47%) Splunk
6 8 (23.53%) Hortonworks
7 6 (17.65%) Citrix
7 6 (17.65%) Symantec
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) F5