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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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 407 426 305
Rank change year-on-year +19 -121 +104
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 93 21 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.43% 0.13% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.34% 0.81% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 17 13
10th Percentile - £35,500 £33,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £56,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% -20.35% -9.60%
75th Percentile £48,750 £64,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £57,620 £68,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +27.91%

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 2,783 2,587 1,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.78% 15.58% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,802 1,674 1,060
10th Percentile £31,275 £35,000 £32,764
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +14.29% -1.41%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Surrey -18 32 £32,500 -50.00%
Kent -29 26 £47,500 +20.25%
Hampshire +23 17 £33,000 -26.67% 1
Thames Valley -21 17 £43,750 +9.38% 6
Berkshire +8 15 £40,000 - 6
Buckinghamshire - 2 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £51,700 -
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 92 (98.92%) VMware
2 77 (82.80%) Active Directory
3 76 (81.72%) VMware ESXi
4 62 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 62 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (64.52%) Microsoft
6 58 (62.37%) Security Cleared
7 52 (55.91%) DNS
8 51 (54.84%) DHCP
8 51 (54.84%) SC Cleared
9 47 (50.54%) Microsoft 365
10 45 (48.39%) Windows
11 42 (45.16%) Linux
11 42 (45.16%) vSphere
12 41 (44.09%) Cisco
13 38 (40.86%) Network Security
14 36 (38.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
16 33 (35.48%) Windows Server
17 31 (33.33%) ITIL
17 31 (33.33%) SAN
18 30 (32.26%) Finance
19 29 (31.18%) Firewall
19 29 (31.18%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (30.11%) Threat Intelligence
20 28 (30.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
20 28 (30.11%) Cyberattack
20 28 (30.11%) Cybercrime
20 28 (30.11%) Ubuntu
21 27 (29.03%) Citrix

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 26 (27.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 47 (50.54%) Microsoft 365
2 21 (22.58%) Azure
3 15 (16.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (7.53%) AWS
5 3 (3.23%) IaaS
6 1 (1.08%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 52 (55.91%) DNS
2 51 (54.84%) DHCP
3 38 (40.86%) Network Security
4 34 (36.56%) TCP/IP
5 31 (33.33%) SAN
6 29 (31.18%) Firewall
7 20 (21.51%) LAN
7 20 (21.51%) WAN
8 15 (16.13%) Unified Communications
8 15 (16.13%) VoIP
9 11 (11.83%) SNMP
10 5 (5.38%) PBX
10 5 (5.38%) Skype
11 3 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (3.23%) VLAN
12 2 (2.15%) Cisco Firepower
12 2 (2.15%) NGFW
12 2 (2.15%) VPN
12 2 (2.15%) VSAN
12 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (38.71%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 30 (32.26%) Finance
3 26 (27.96%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (26.88%) Social Skills
5 9 (9.68%) Organisational Skills
6 4 (4.30%) Retail
7 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (2.15%) Public Sector
9 1 (1.08%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 57 (61.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (24.73%) Graduate
2 23 (24.73%) Graduate Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (24.73%) IT Engineer
3 21 (22.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (18.28%) Support Engineer
5 14 (15.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (10.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Graduate IT Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) IT Graduate
7 8 (8.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior IT Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 28 (30.11%) Cyberattack
1 28 (30.11%) Cybercrime
2 19 (20.43%) Cyber Defence
3 16 (17.20%) Driving Licence
4 15 (16.13%) NHS
5 14 (15.05%) Data Centre
6 10 (10.75%) PKI
7 7 (7.53%) Fibre Optics
7 7 (7.53%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (5.38%) Clustering
9 4 (4.30%) Replication
10 3 (3.23%) EMC VNX
11 2 (2.15%) RSA SecurID
12 1 (1.08%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
12 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (48.39%) Windows
2 42 (45.16%) Linux
3 33 (35.48%) Windows Server
4 28 (30.11%) Ubuntu
5 25 (26.88%) Kali Linux
6 22 (23.66%) Windows Server 2019
7 10 (10.75%) CentOS
8 7 (7.53%) VMS
8 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (5.38%) Solaris
11 3 (3.23%) SUSE
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (33.33%) ITIL
3 29 (31.18%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (30.11%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 28 (30.11%) Threat Intelligence
5 23 (24.73%) Integration Testing
5 23 (24.73%) Mathematics
5 23 (24.73%) Project Delivery
5 23 (24.73%) Regression Testing
5 23 (24.73%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (24.73%) Test Automation
5 23 (24.73%) Test Scripting
6 14 (15.05%) Project Management
7 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (11.83%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (11.83%) Incident Management
9 11 (11.83%) Load Balancing
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.68%) PowerShell
2 7 (7.53%) Bash
2 7 (7.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 58 (62.37%) Security Cleared
2 51 (54.84%) SC Cleared
3 25 (26.88%) Degree
4 22 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (16.13%) CCNA
5 15 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (12.90%) MCP
7 7 (7.53%) DV Cleared
7 7 (7.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.45%) MCSE
9 5 (5.38%) MCSA
10 1 (1.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (82.80%) Active Directory
2 76 (81.72%) VMware ESXi
3 62 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 42 (45.16%) vSphere
5 4 (4.30%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.15%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.08%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) SCCM
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (11.83%) WSUS
3 7 (7.53%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (6.45%) SolarWinds Orion
5 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 3 (3.23%) SCOM
6 3 (3.23%) SCOrch
7 2 (2.15%) Nagios
8 1 (1.08%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.08%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.08%) vMotion
8 1 (1.08%) vRealize
Vendors
1 92 (98.92%) VMware
2 60 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 41 (44.09%) Cisco
4 27 (29.03%) Citrix
5 19 (20.43%) NetApp
6 16 (17.20%) Red Hat
7 13 (13.98%) 3PAR
7 13 (13.98%) Veeam
8 11 (11.83%) Juniper
9 8 (8.60%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.53%) McAfee
11 6 (6.45%) HP
12 4 (4.30%) Dell
12 4 (4.30%) EMC
13 3 (3.23%) Brocade
13 3 (3.23%) jetNEXUS
13 3 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (3.23%) Rackspace
14 2 (2.15%) F5
14 2 (2.15%) Splunk