Period
to 27 July 2021

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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 408 332 406
Rank change year-on-year -76 +74 +78
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 25 31 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.26% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 2.22% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 93
10th Percentile £34,250 £34,500 £37,000
25th Percentile £37,813 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £59,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.73% -5.60% +13.64%
75th Percentile £64,500 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £67,875 £81,250 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -7.89% +29.55% -12.00%

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 2,531 1,398 2,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.50% 11.52% 11.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,668 1,126 2,369
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £54,500 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.09% +0.93% +2.86%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,125 £78,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 27 July 2021.

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 27 July 2021. 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
Surrey -20 9 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -63 9 £45,000 -22.08% 3
Thames Valley -43 4 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Berkshire -43 3 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex -16 2 £45,000 -41.94%
Kent -30 1 £39,500 -12.22%
Oxfordshire - 1 £31,000 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (84.00%) Windows
3 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
5 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (56.00%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (52.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 11 (44.00%) vSphere
8 11 (44.00%) Change Management
9 10 (40.00%) DNS
9 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (36.00%) Azure
10 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2019
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2016
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
11 8 (32.00%) Linux
11 8 (32.00%) Python
11 8 (32.00%) SQL
11 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (32.00%) SCOrch
12 7 (28.00%) vRealize
12 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (28.00%) PKI
12 7 (28.00%) SCVMM

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 (24.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (24.00%) IIS
1 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Azure
2 6 (24.00%) AWS
2 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (24.00%) IaaS
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft 365
2 6 (24.00%) PaaS
2 6 (24.00%) SaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (8.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) FTP
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) VLAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Games
2 2 (8.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 5 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Server Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Wintel Server Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) RabbitMQ
1 6 (24.00%) REST
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (76.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) PKI
3 6 (24.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (12.00%) Replication
5 2 (8.00%) Cybercrime
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2019
4 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2016
5 7 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) CentOS
6 2 (8.00%) VMS
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Task Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Cloud Enablement
5 6 (24.00%) Cloud Operations
5 6 (24.00%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery Management
5 6 (24.00%) SOA
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.00%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (8.00%) Cyber Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (44.00%) vSphere
5 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (32.00%) SCOrch
2 7 (28.00%) SCVMM
2 7 (28.00%) vRealize
3 3 (12.00%) SCCM
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (4.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.00%) PowerCLI
5 1 (4.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.00%) Aruba
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
4 2 (8.00%) Nimble Storage
4 2 (8.00%) Sophos
4 2 (8.00%) Zerto
5 1 (4.00%) AlienVault
5 1 (4.00%) Apple
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Intel
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) Sage
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.00%) Veeam