Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for vCenter Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vCenter Server over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 347 411 490
Rank change year-on-year +64 +79 -39
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 30 113 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.02% 3.83% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 98 42
Median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £52,050
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.27% +5.67% +26.95%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £36,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £71,625
England median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -15.00% +11.11%

vCenter Server is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,488 2,951 2,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.99% 11.01% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 2,309 2,008
Median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +6.93% +6.32%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for vCenter Server in the South East

vCenter Server
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing vCenter Server in the South East.

Salary trend for vCenter Server in the South East

vCenter Server
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing vCenter Server in the South East over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for vCenter Server in the South East

vCenter Server
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vCenter Server within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Hampshire +59 12 £57,750 +34.30% 1
West Sussex +27 8 £75,000 +7.14% 2
Thames Valley +82 4 £35,000 -7.89% 1
East Sussex +39 3 £77,500 -
Berkshire +66 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £35,000 -
Kent - 2 £45,000 -
Surrey +57 1 £70,000 +12.00% 3
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing vCenter Server 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 South East region with a requirement for vCenter Server.

1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (33.33%) SAN
7 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 8 (26.67%) vSphere
9 8 (26.67%) DHCP
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) DevOps
10 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (23.33%) SCCM
11 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.00%) WAN
11 6 (20.00%) DNS
11 6 (20.00%) High Availability
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (16.67%) Mimecast
12 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (16.67%) Linux
12 5 (16.67%) Service Management
12 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

vCenter Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (10.00%) Confluence
5 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) Apache
6 1 (3.33%) IIS
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Azure
1 5 (16.67%) Mimecast
2 4 (13.33%) AWS
3 3 (10.00%) BPaaS
3 3 (10.00%) IaaS
3 3 (10.00%) PaaS
3 3 (10.00%) SaaS
4 2 (6.67%) GitHub
5 1 (3.33%) Office 365
5 1 (3.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (26.67%) DHCP
3 6 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 3 (10.00%) IGMP
5 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 3 (10.00%) Multicast
5 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) VSAN
6 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.33%) SMTP
7 1 (3.33%) SNMP
7 1 (3.33%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
2 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) GoCD
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Junior
4 3 (10.00%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Associate Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) HP Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) SAN Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAN Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Centre Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Flash
4 1 (3.33%) LDAP
4 1 (3.33%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 4 (13.33%) Thin Client
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (6.67%) HP Storage
4 2 (6.67%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (6.67%) Replication
5 1 (3.33%) Digital TV
5 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.33%) IPTV
5 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) CentOS
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) DevOps
2 6 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (13.33%) Antivirus Management
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) SOA
5 3 (10.00%) Tech Ops
6 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.67%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) Go
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.00%) CCIE
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) VCAP
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (70.00%) VMware ESXi
2 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (26.67%) vSphere
5 3 (10.00%) Docker
5 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (10.00%) XenApp
6 2 (6.67%) vCloud
7 1 (3.33%) VMware NSX
7 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.00%) vRealize
3 2 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Kibana
3 2 (6.67%) logstash
3 2 (6.67%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Avamar
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) EMC
4 4 (13.33%) Zscaler
5 3 (10.00%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
6 2 (6.67%) Brocade
6 2 (6.67%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Mitel
7 1 (3.33%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) Veritas
7 1 (3.33%) Wyse