The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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
London / Kingston Upon Thames
Rank 19 37 36
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 9 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 6.92% 0.58% 4.63%
As % of the System Software category 45.00% 3.13% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 10
Median salary £43,125 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.81% -35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £27,500 £65,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 20 32 25
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 15.38% 18.71% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 25
Median salary £37,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kingston Upon Thames 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 Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Kingston Upon Thames over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Kingston Upon Thames

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

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 Kingston Upon Thames region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 7 (58.33%) Python
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) PaaS
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) MCSE
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 4 (33.33%) SaaS
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) IaaS
6 4 (33.33%) Ansible
6 4 (33.33%) CentOS

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames 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 3 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (58.33%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (58.33%) PaaS
2 4 (33.33%) IaaS
2 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (25.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Architect
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
1 3 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VCP6
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Splunk
3 3 (25.00%) Tableau