Period
to 19 August 2019

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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vCenter Server
England > South East
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 419 471 458
Rank change year-on-year +52 -13 +24
Permanent jobs citing vCenter Server 101 72 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.39% 0.24% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.55% 2.78% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 83 39 82
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +30.95% -23.64%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,100 £31,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £65,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £48,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.46% +12.94% -19.05%

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 2,849 2,586 2,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.94% 8.74% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,235 2,016 2,021
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £32,200 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,800 £73,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

vCenter Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing vCenter Server as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vCenter Server in the South East over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

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 19 August 2019. 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 +14 28 £43,000 +3.61% 7
Thames Valley +4 27 £47,500 -20.83% 7
West Sussex - 24 £56,250 - 1
Berkshire -13 21 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Surrey +36 17 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £33,750 - 2
East Sussex - 5 - - 1
vCenter Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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.

1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 82 (81.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (64.36%) VMware ESXi
3 65 (64.36%) Windows
4 62 (61.39%) Microsoft
5 52 (51.49%) PowerShell
6 48 (47.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (42.57%) Citrix
7 43 (42.57%) Windows Server
8 40 (39.60%) Cisco
9 39 (38.61%) Active Directory
10 35 (34.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 34 (33.66%) SQL
12 33 (32.67%) Firewall
12 33 (32.67%) IaaS
13 31 (30.69%) XenApp
13 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
14 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
15 28 (27.72%) ITIL
15 28 (27.72%) SAN
16 26 (25.74%) Public Cloud
17 25 (24.75%) Java
17 25 (24.75%) Security Cleared
18 24 (23.76%) Linux
18 24 (23.76%) SharePoint
19 21 (20.79%) Business Continuity
19 21 (20.79%) MCSE
19 21 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (20.79%) Capacity Planning
19 21 (20.79%) Office 365

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 24 (23.76%) SharePoint
2 14 (13.86%) Skype for Business
3 10 (9.90%) Apache
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 8 (7.92%) Tomcat
6 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (4.95%) IIS
8 1 (0.99%) Confluence
8 1 (0.99%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Cisco SocialMiner
Cloud Services
1 48 (47.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (32.67%) IaaS
3 21 (20.79%) Office 365
4 17 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (15.84%) PaaS
6 14 (13.86%) BPaaS
6 14 (13.86%) SaaS
7 12 (11.88%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.99%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 33 (32.67%) Firewall
2 28 (27.72%) SAN
3 20 (19.80%) DNS
4 19 (18.81%) DHCP
5 18 (17.82%) LAN
5 18 (17.82%) TCP/IP
5 18 (17.82%) WAN
6 17 (16.83%) Software-Defined Networking
7 16 (15.84%) MPLS
8 13 (12.87%) FTP
9 12 (11.88%) Network Security
9 12 (11.88%) SMTP
10 10 (9.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (8.91%) VSAN
12 8 (7.92%) NetScaler
13 7 (6.93%) VPN
13 7 (6.93%) Wireless
14 6 (5.94%) Cisco IOS
15 5 (4.95%) VLAN
16 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.93%) Oracle Database
2 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (5.94%) MySQL
3 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.99%) Redis
6 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (5.94%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.99%) CMake
4 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.99%) GitLab
4 1 (0.99%) GoCD
4 1 (0.99%) JIRA
4 1 (0.99%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.99%) Valgrind
General
1 19 (18.81%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Advertising
3 1 (0.99%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.99%) Electronics
3 1 (0.99%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (21.78%) Architect
3 20 (19.80%) Cloud Architect
4 15 (14.85%) Network Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Azure Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (11.88%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Azure Architect
7 9 (8.91%) Developer
7 9 (8.91%) ServiceNow Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Citrix Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Consultant
8 8 (7.92%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) VMware Architect
9 7 (6.93%) VMware Engineer
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (4.95%) Linux Engineer
11 5 (4.95%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) JSON
2 13 (12.87%) Web Services
3 4 (3.96%) Web Services Management
4 2 (1.98%) LDAP
5 1 (0.99%) .NET
5 1 (0.99%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.99%) Django
5 1 (0.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.70%) Data Centre
2 26 (25.74%) Public Cloud
3 18 (17.82%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (16.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 11 (10.89%) Private Cloud
5 11 (10.89%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (7.92%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (4.95%) Algorithms
9 4 (3.96%) Clustering
9 4 (3.96%) IVR
10 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.99%) Acoustics
11 1 (0.99%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.99%) PKI
11 1 (0.99%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 65 (64.36%) Windows
2 43 (42.57%) Windows Server
3 24 (23.76%) Linux
4 18 (17.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.92%) Unix
7 5 (4.95%) CentOS
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.99%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (27.72%) ITIL
3 21 (20.79%) Business Continuity
3 21 (20.79%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (19.80%) DevOps
5 18 (17.82%) High Availability
6 17 (16.83%) Infrastructure as Code
7 16 (15.84%) Architectural Design
7 16 (15.84%) Computer Science
8 15 (14.85%) Cloud Operations
9 13 (12.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (12.87%) Financial Analysis
10 10 (9.90%) Analytics
11 9 (8.91%) Data Protection
11 9 (8.91%) ITSM
11 9 (8.91%) Presales
11 9 (8.91%) Security Architecture
11 9 (8.91%) Server Management
11 9 (8.91%) SOA
11 9 (8.91%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) PowerShell
2 34 (33.66%) SQL
3 25 (24.75%) Java
4 10 (9.90%) Python
5 5 (4.95%) Ruby
6 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.96%) PHP
7 2 (1.98%) C
7 2 (1.98%) C++
7 2 (1.98%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.99%) Go
8 1 (0.99%) Lua
8 1 (0.99%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.99%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (24.75%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.79%) MCSE
2 21 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
4 10 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.92%) CCIE
5 8 (7.92%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (7.92%) Degree
5 8 (7.92%) DV Cleared
5 8 (7.92%) MCSA
6 4 (3.96%) CCDP
6 4 (3.96%) CCNP
7 3 (2.97%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.99%) CCNA
8 1 (0.99%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.99%) RHCE
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 82 (81.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (64.36%) VMware ESXi
3 39 (38.61%) Active Directory
4 31 (30.69%) Hyper-V
4 31 (30.69%) XenApp
5 19 (18.81%) vSphere
6 12 (11.88%) Terminal Server
7 11 (10.89%) vCloud
7 11 (10.89%) VMware NSX
8 9 (8.91%) XenDesktop
9 8 (7.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (5.94%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (3.96%) iptables
12 3 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (1.98%) Docker
14 1 (0.99%) Firmware
14 1 (0.99%) NFS
14 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) SCCM
2 11 (10.89%) Puppet
3 10 (9.90%) Ansible
4 8 (7.92%) XenMobile
5 7 (6.93%) Failover Clustering
5 7 (6.93%) SCOM
5 7 (6.93%) vRealize
6 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 4 (3.96%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (3.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (3.96%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (3.96%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (3.96%) vMotion
7 4 (3.96%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 3 (2.97%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (2.97%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (1.98%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 101 (100.00%) VMware
2 62 (61.39%) Microsoft
3 43 (42.57%) Citrix
4 40 (39.60%) Cisco
5 16 (15.84%) Oracle
6 13 (12.87%) HP
6 13 (12.87%) ServiceNow
7 12 (11.88%) Aruba
8 9 (8.91%) AppDynamics
9 6 (5.94%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.95%) F5
10 5 (4.95%) Lumension
10 5 (4.95%) NetApp
10 5 (4.95%) Palo Alto
11 4 (3.96%) CA
11 4 (3.96%) Dell
11 4 (3.96%) EMC
12 3 (2.97%) Avaya
12 3 (2.97%) Meraki
12 3 (2.97%) Mitel