The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
England / London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 361 274
Rank change year-on-year +20 -87  
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 263 332 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.79% 1.14%
As % of the System Software category 6.33% 6.73% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 204 304 449
Median salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,932 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.25% -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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4158 4936 5533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.33% 11.71% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3553 4290 4790
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

vSphere
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for vSphere in London

vSphere
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for vSphere in London

vSphere
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the London region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
City of London +12 39 £55,000 +4.76% 8
Kingston Upon Thames +19 9 £43,125 +56.81%
Wembley +7 7 £47,000 -1.05%
Croydon +11 3 £57,500 +45.56% 1
Hammersmith -9 3 £29,500 -15.71%
Twickenham - 3 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £47,500 -
West End of London +11 1 £65,000 +25.00%
Bromley -8 1 - -
vSphere
England

vSphere
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 London region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 440 (92.24%) VMware
2 394 (82.60%) Windows
3 313 (65.62%) Active Directory
4 286 (59.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 283 (59.33%) Windows Server
6 272 (57.02%) Microsoft
7 216 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 204 (42.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 199 (41.72%) Citrix
10 186 (38.99%) MS Exchange
11 170 (35.64%) Cisco
12 157 (32.91%) SAN
13 152 (31.87%) SQL Server
14 147 (30.82%) Firewall
15 137 (28.72%) Linux
16 132 (27.67%) PowerShell
17 127 (26.62%) XenApp
18 125 (26.21%) Exchange Server 2010
19 121 (25.37%) DNS
20 119 (24.95%) Finance
21 116 (24.32%) SQL
22 113 (23.69%) Hyper-V
23 111 (23.27%) ITIL
24 106 (22.22%) SCCM
25 105 (22.01%) DHCP
26 104 (21.80%) Data Centre
27 91 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
28 90 (18.87%) HP
29 89 (18.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
30 87 (18.24%) XenDesktop

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 186 (38.99%) MS Exchange
2 125 (26.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (17.40%) IIS
4 74 (15.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 59 (12.37%) SharePoint
6 54 (11.32%) Skype for Business
7 32 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (4.61%) Apache
9 20 (4.19%) OpenStack
10 16 (3.35%) Tomcat
11 14 (2.94%) Alfresco
11 14 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (2.73%) WebLogic
12 13 (2.73%) WebSphere
13 12 (2.52%) CloudStack
14 8 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 6 (1.26%) JBoss
16 5 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
17 3 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 74 (15.51%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.42%) Eikon
3 1 (0.21%) Bankmaster
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
3 76 (15.93%) Office 365
4 41 (8.60%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (4.40%) IaaS
6 16 (3.35%) G Suite
7 14 (2.94%) Mimecast
8 12 (2.52%) PaaS
9 8 (1.68%) SaaS
10 7 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (1.47%) OneDrive
11 5 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.63%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.63%) Heroku
13 2 (0.42%) Akamai
13 2 (0.42%) GitHub
13 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
14 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.21%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 157 (32.91%) SAN
2 147 (30.82%) Firewall
3 121 (25.37%) DNS
4 105 (22.01%) DHCP
5 52 (10.90%) Skype
6 51 (10.69%) iSCSI
7 48 (10.06%) TCP/IP
8 46 (9.64%) NetScaler
9 38 (7.97%) WAN
10 35 (7.34%) NAS
10 35 (7.34%) VPN
11 33 (6.92%) LAN
12 32 (6.71%) Fibre Channel
13 29 (6.08%) VoIP
14 22 (4.61%) Network Security
15 21 (4.40%) VLAN
15 21 (4.40%) Wireless
16 18 (3.77%) Internet
17 15 (3.14%) Cisco ASA
17 15 (3.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (4.61%) MySQL
5 15 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 14 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.05%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.42%) GIS
11 2 (0.42%) Redis
12 1 (0.21%) Big Data
12 1 (0.21%) DB2
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 19 (3.98%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.98%) Hudson
3 14 (2.94%) Subversion
4 11 (2.31%) JIRA
4 11 (2.31%) JUnit
5 9 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (1.68%) Ant
6 8 (1.68%) Artifactory
6 8 (1.68%) Automake
6 8 (1.68%) CMake
6 8 (1.68%) Grunt
7 7 (1.47%) MSI
8 6 (1.26%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.26%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.63%) DbUnit
9 3 (0.63%) jMock
9 3 (0.63%) Maven
9 3 (0.63%) Mockito
9 3 (0.63%) SonarQube
General
1 119 (24.95%) Finance
2 52 (10.90%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.66%) Banking
4 17 (3.56%) Law
5 13 (2.73%) Legal
6 10 (2.10%) Billing
6 10 (2.10%) Marketing
7 6 (1.26%) Retail
8 5 (1.05%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Back Office
9 4 (0.84%) Electronics
9 4 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.63%) Publishing
11 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 93 (19.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 59 (12.37%) Analyst
3 50 (10.48%) Support Engineer
4 44 (9.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 39 (8.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 37 (7.76%) VMware Engineer
7 36 (7.55%) IT Engineer
8 35 (7.34%) Windows Engineer
9 32 (6.71%) Systems Engineer
10 31 (6.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 31 (6.50%) Wintel Engineer
11 29 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
12 28 (5.87%) Administrator
13 25 (5.24%) Architect
14 24 (5.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 23 (4.82%) IT Support
16 22 (4.61%) IT Support Engineer
16 22 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (4.40%) Support Analyst
18 20 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.50%) .NET
2 15 (3.14%) LAMP
3 8 (1.68%) Software Packaging
3 8 (1.68%) Velocity
4 7 (1.47%) Flash
5 6 (1.26%) Web Services
6 3 (0.63%) J2EE
6 3 (0.63%) PowerMock
6 3 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.63%) RESTful
6 3 (0.63%) SOAP
6 3 (0.63%) Spring
7 2 (0.42%) Apache Camel
7 2 (0.42%) REST
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (0.42%) XML
8 1 (0.21%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.21%) Middleware
8 1 (0.21%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 104 (21.80%) Data Centre
2 54 (11.32%) Clustering
3 40 (8.39%) PKI
4 25 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.24%) EMC VNX
5 20 (4.19%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.98%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.73%) Blackberry
8 12 (2.52%) Replication
8 12 (2.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 11 (2.31%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.31%) Enterprise Cloud
9 11 (2.31%) User Experience
10 10 (2.10%) iPhone
11 8 (1.68%) Fintech
12 7 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.05%) HP Storage
15 4 (0.84%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 394 (82.60%) Windows
2 283 (59.33%) Windows Server
3 216 (45.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 204 (42.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 137 (28.72%) Linux
6 80 (16.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 36 (7.55%) Windows 7
9 35 (7.34%) Unix
10 28 (5.87%) Ubuntu
11 27 (5.66%) Windows 10
12 19 (3.98%) Mac OS X
13 16 (3.35%) Debian
14 15 (3.14%) CentOS
15 14 (2.94%) NetWare
15 14 (2.94%) SUSE
16 12 (2.52%) Windows XP
17 11 (2.31%) VMS
18 10 (2.10%) Windows 2000
18 10 (2.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (23.27%) ITIL
2 52 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (8.18%) Change Control
4 38 (7.97%) Migration
5 35 (7.34%) DevOps
5 35 (7.34%) Mentoring
6 34 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (7.13%) Configuration Management
7 33 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (6.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 29 (6.08%) Project Management
10 23 (4.82%) Change Management
11 21 (4.40%) Strategic Planning
12 20 (4.19%) Service Delivery
13 19 (3.98%) PRINCE2
13 19 (3.98%) Problem Management
14 18 (3.77%) Business Continuity
15 17 (3.56%) Build Automation
16 16 (3.35%) Virtual Environments
17 15 (3.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 132 (27.67%) PowerShell
2 116 (24.32%) SQL
3 31 (6.50%) Python
4 21 (4.40%) Bash Shell
4 21 (4.40%) Ruby
5 20 (4.19%) Java
6 12 (2.52%) Perl
6 12 (2.52%) Shell Script
7 11 (2.31%) VB
8 7 (1.47%) C#
9 6 (1.26%) C
10 4 (0.84%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.63%) Go
11 3 (0.63%) PHP
11 3 (0.63%) VBScript
12 1 (0.21%) AWK
12 1 (0.21%) C++
12 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.21%) sed
Qualifications
1 89 (18.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 78 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 68 (14.26%) MCSE
4 56 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (9.43%) CCNA
6 44 (9.22%) Degree
7 39 (8.18%) MCP
8 35 (7.34%) MCSA
9 21 (4.40%) CCA
9 21 (4.40%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (3.77%) VCP6
11 15 (3.14%) CCNP
11 15 (3.14%) VCP5
12 14 (2.94%) MCITP
12 14 (2.94%) Security Cleared
13 12 (2.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (2.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (1.89%) VCAP
16 8 (1.68%) CCSA
17 6 (1.26%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.76%) SLA
2 30 (6.29%) QA
3 13 (2.73%) PMO
4 4 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 313 (65.62%) Active Directory
2 286 (59.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 127 (26.62%) XenApp
4 113 (23.69%) Hyper-V
5 87 (18.24%) XenDesktop
6 47 (9.85%) vCloud
7 36 (7.55%) VMware ESX
8 34 (7.13%) Virtual Machines
9 29 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (4.19%) Virtual Servers
11 19 (3.98%) Xen
11 19 (3.98%) XenServer
12 17 (3.56%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (3.56%) NFS
13 16 (3.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 14 (2.94%) Docker
15 13 (2.73%) VMware Server
16 10 (2.10%) ISA Server
16 10 (2.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 9 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 106 (22.22%) SCCM
2 47 (9.85%) WSUS
3 46 (9.64%) SCOM
4 37 (7.76%) Ansible
5 36 (7.55%) Puppet
6 22 (4.61%) Nagios
6 22 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (3.98%) Microsoft Clustering
7 19 (3.98%) Simpana
8 17 (3.56%) EMC VPLEX
9 15 (3.14%) vRealize
10 14 (2.94%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 13 (2.73%) Backup Exec
12 12 (2.52%) Cisco UCCX
12 12 (2.52%) vMotion
13 11 (2.31%) NetBackup
14 10 (2.10%) WMI
15 9 (1.89%) Tivoli
16 8 (1.68%) EMC Navisphere
17 7 (1.47%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 440 (92.24%) VMware
2 272 (57.02%) Microsoft
3 199 (41.72%) Citrix
4 170 (35.64%) Cisco
5 90 (18.87%) HP
6 79 (16.56%) NetApp
7 60 (12.58%) EMC
8 56 (11.74%) Dell
9 50 (10.48%) Veeam
10 47 (9.85%) Red Hat
11 42 (8.81%) CommVault
12 38 (7.97%) Oracle
13 35 (7.34%) CheckPoint
14 33 (6.92%) Veritas
15 31 (6.50%) Juniper
16 25 (5.24%) Brocade
17 23 (4.82%) F5
18 19 (3.98%) Zerto
19 17 (3.56%) Google
20 15 (3.14%) Dell Compellent
West London
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Market Rate + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
GK Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37960 - £38285 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
JM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
IQ Telecom
Salary: £40000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + 4500 on call a year
Posted: 14 days ago
Croydon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago