The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 67
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category - 4.00% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -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 Suffolk with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 75 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 11.73% 12.44% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 36 74 45
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £48,300
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

vSphere
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
4 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Publishing
5 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (40.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) API Design
2 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) iptables
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Apigee
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) Fiorano
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Mashery
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (20.00%) WSO2