Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 146 157
Rank change year-on-year -30 +11 -35
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 35 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.87% 1.52% 1.19%
As % of the System Software category 5.01% 10.34% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 51 43
Hertfordshire median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -18.18% +22.22%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 699 619 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 17.30% 14.70% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 565 528 437
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,125 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £43,870 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +3.22% +1.19% +9.09%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Hertfordshire

vSphere
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Hatfield +16 15 £67,500 -3.57%
Welwyn Garden City -40 7 £72,000 +125.00%
Tring - 3 £37,500 -
Borehamwood - 1 £24,000 -
Royston - 1 £35,000 -
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (62.86%) Windows
4 17 (48.57%) Linux
5 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (37.14%) Ubuntu
7 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
7 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
8 11 (31.43%) DNS
8 11 (31.43%) NetApp
8 11 (31.43%) Unix
8 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (31.43%) Line Management
8 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
9 10 (28.57%) Coaching
9 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Runbook
10 9 (25.71%) Citrix
10 9 (25.71%) IBM
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.71%) Puppet
10 9 (25.71%) XenApp
11 8 (22.86%) SCCM
11 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (22.86%) OpenStack
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (22.86%) AIX

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 8 (22.86%) OpenStack
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Office 365
3 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DNS
2 4 (11.43%) DHCP
2 4 (11.43%) Skype
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (8.57%) FabricPath
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.71%) VPN
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 7 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Unix Team Leader
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Citrix Support
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Server Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Replication
2 3 (8.57%) Robotics
2 3 (8.57%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) BYOD
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Linux
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 13 (37.14%) Ubuntu
5 11 (31.43%) Unix
6 8 (22.86%) AIX
6 8 (22.86%) Debian
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (14.29%) CentOS
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.71%) Android
11 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (31.43%) Line Management
3 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (28.57%) Coaching
4 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (25.71%) Runbook
6 8 (22.86%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.86%) Service Management
7 7 (20.00%) ITIL
7 7 (20.00%) Network Virtualisation
8 6 (17.14%) Configuration Management
8 6 (17.14%) Decision-Making
8 6 (17.14%) Task Automation
9 5 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 5 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 5 (14.29%) Patch Management
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCSA
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) XenApp
4 8 (22.86%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
7 5 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (14.29%) Docker
7 5 (14.29%) VMware NSX
7 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
7 5 (14.29%) XenServer
8 3 (8.57%) NFS
8 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) SCCM
3 7 (20.00%) vCenter Server
3 7 (20.00%) vRealize
3 7 (20.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 5 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 4 (11.43%) Docker Swarm
5 4 (11.43%) SCOM
6 3 (8.57%) Grafana
6 3 (8.57%) NetBackup
6 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (8.57%) SCOrch
6 3 (8.57%) Terraform
7 2 (5.71%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
8 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) NetApp
4 9 (25.71%) Citrix
4 9 (25.71%) IBM
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco
7 4 (11.43%) HP
8 3 (8.57%) CommVault
8 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.71%) Apple
9 2 (5.71%) Aruba
9 2 (5.71%) Avaya
9 2 (5.71%) EXTOL
9 2 (5.71%) Ivanti
9 2 (5.71%) Juniper
9 2 (5.71%) Siemens
9 2 (5.71%) Veeam
10 1 (2.86%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Symantec