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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 101 111
Rank change year-on-year -24 +10  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 21 39 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.99% 1.69% 2.39%
As % of the System Software category 6.98% 15.60% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 28
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 301 250 519
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 14.26% 10.85% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 253 196 347
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.29% +2.66%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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 3 months to 23 June 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
Welwyn Garden City -9 7 £32,000 -41.81%
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 £45,000 -
vSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 44 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (89.58%) Windows
4 40 (83.33%) Windows Server
5 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 25 (52.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
8 22 (45.83%) ITIL
9 21 (43.75%) SLA
10 20 (41.67%) Cisco
10 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
11 19 (39.58%) SAN
12 17 (35.42%) Citrix
12 17 (35.42%) Change Management
12 17 (35.42%) XenApp
13 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
13 16 (33.33%) VBScript
13 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 15 (31.25%) LAN
15 14 (29.17%) WAN
15 14 (29.17%) MySQL
15 14 (29.17%) Oracle
15 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 14 (29.17%) Office 365
15 14 (29.17%) Server Building
16 13 (27.08%) Migration
17 12 (25.00%) Linux
17 12 (25.00%) VPN
18 11 (22.92%) DHCP
18 11 (22.92%) DNS

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 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 6 (12.50%) CMS
4 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.08%) JBoss
5 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.17%) Office 365
2 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (10.42%) IaaS
3 5 (10.42%) PaaS
3 5 (10.42%) SaaS
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (39.58%) SAN
2 15 (31.25%) LAN
3 14 (29.17%) WAN
4 12 (25.00%) VPN
5 11 (22.92%) DHCP
5 11 (22.92%) DNS
6 8 (16.67%) Skype
7 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.42%) Firewall
9 4 (8.33%) Network Security
10 3 (6.25%) VLAN
11 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (2.08%) HTTP
12 1 (2.08%) NAS
12 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (29.17%) MySQL
General
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Back Office
2 6 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (45.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 14 (29.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (20.83%) Support Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Support Technician
5 9 (18.75%) Infrastructure Technician
5 9 (18.75%) Support Technician
6 8 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 5 (10.42%) Architect
10 4 (8.33%) AWS Architect
10 4 (8.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 4 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) LAMP
2 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.33%) Public Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 40 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.00%) Linux
4 6 (12.50%) Unix
4 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 22 (45.83%) ITIL
3 17 (35.42%) Change Management
4 14 (29.17%) Server Building
5 13 (27.08%) Migration
6 11 (22.92%) Software Deployment
7 10 (20.83%) Problem Management
8 9 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
9 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 8 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 7 (14.58%) Network Management
11 6 (12.50%) Document Management
11 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
12 4 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
12 4 (8.33%) IT Strategy
12 4 (8.33%) Presales
12 4 (8.33%) Service Management
12 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 16 (33.33%) VBScript
2 8 (16.67%) Perl
2 8 (16.67%) PHP
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) SLA
2 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 44 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (47.92%) Active Directory
3 17 (35.42%) XenApp
4 9 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 8 (16.67%) vCloud
6 7 (14.58%) XenDesktop
7 6 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
9 2 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 8 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (10.42%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) VMware
2 36 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Cisco
4 17 (35.42%) Citrix
5 14 (29.17%) Oracle
6 10 (20.83%) NetApp
7 6 (12.50%) Adobe
7 6 (12.50%) IBM
7 6 (12.50%) Xerox
8 4 (8.33%) EMC
8 4 (8.33%) SAP
9 1 (2.08%) AppSense
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
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