Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for vSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited vSphere over the 6 months to 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Surrey
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 191 170
Rank change year-on-year +11 -21 +40
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 27 43 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.69% 0.86% 1.58%
As % of the System Software category 3.91% 5.01% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 85
Surrey median annual salary £53,750 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +13.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £35,625 £31,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.47% +11.76% -13.27%

vSphere is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 690 858 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.51% 17.10% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 629 731 719
Surrey median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £24,750 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%

vSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing vSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing vSphere in Surrey over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for vSphere in Surrey

vSphere
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Dorking - 7 £40,000 -
Godalming +5 3 £29,000 -22.67% 1
Banstead - 2 £65,000 -
Redhill - 2 £68,750 -
Guildford +9 1 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Staines -9 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Tadworth - 1 £70,000 -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT jobs citing vSphere 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 Surrey region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (70.37%) Azure
4 18 (66.67%) AWS
5 14 (51.85%) Windows
5 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 11 (40.74%) vCenter Server
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (37.04%) Veeam
8 10 (37.04%) Office 365
8 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
9 9 (33.33%) Driving Licence
9 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 9 (33.33%) VMware NSX
10 8 (29.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 8 (29.63%) Linux
10 8 (29.63%) Python
10 8 (29.63%) vRealize
10 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (29.63%) IaaS
11 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
11 7 (25.93%) VSAN
12 6 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 6 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
12 6 (22.22%) Dell

vSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Confluence
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (70.37%) Azure
2 18 (66.67%) AWS
3 10 (37.04%) Office 365
4 8 (29.63%) IaaS
5 2 (7.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.70%) GCP
6 1 (3.70%) GitHub
6 1 (3.70%) PaaS
6 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) VSAN
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.81%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) SAN
5 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Office 365 Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) JIRA Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
1 1 (3.70%) REST
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) Windows Server
3 8 (29.63%) Linux
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (22.22%) Unix
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.70%) CentOS
6 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
4 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
5 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Proactive Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
6 2 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.70%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.70%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.70%) DevSecOps
7 1 (3.70%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) Python
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) Perl
4 5 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (33.33%) VMware NSX
4 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (14.81%) NFS
7 3 (11.11%) XenApp
7 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
8 2 (7.41%) Docker
8 2 (7.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) vCenter Server
2 8 (29.63%) vRealize
2 8 (29.63%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 6 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
3 6 (22.22%) Puppet
4 4 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (11.11%) Ansible
5 3 (11.11%) Salt
6 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
6 2 (7.41%) PowerCLI
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (3.70%) Nagios
7 1 (3.70%) SCCM
7 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) Veeam
4 6 (22.22%) Dell
4 6 (22.22%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) BT
7 1 (3.70%) Google
7 1 (3.70%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds