Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 207 188
Rank change year-on-year +27 -19 +54
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 34 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 0.59% 0.98%
As % of the System Software category 4.66% 4.38% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 48
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +56.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £26,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 729 707 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.66% 13.49% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 616 636 795
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £64,375 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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
Woking +16 12 £62,500 +25.00% 2
Redhill - 2 £65,000 -
Farnham - 2 £42,750 -
Guildford -10 1 £47,500 -34.48%
Camberley - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
4 24 (70.59%) Citrix
4 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (58.82%) Windows
6 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 18 (52.94%) Hyper-V
8 15 (44.12%) ITIL
8 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
9 14 (41.18%) Linux
9 14 (41.18%) MCSE
10 13 (38.24%) Citrix Certification
10 13 (38.24%) XenApp
10 13 (38.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 13 (38.24%) XenDesktop
10 13 (38.24%) NetScaler
10 13 (38.24%) vCenter Server
11 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (35.29%) Office 365
11 12 (35.29%) XenMobile
11 12 (35.29%) Data Protection
11 12 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (35.29%) MCSA
11 12 (35.29%) Business Continuity
12 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
12 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003

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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (38.24%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.76%) SAN
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) DHCP
4 2 (5.88%) DNS
4 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
4 2 (5.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.94%) Junos
5 1 (2.94%) VLAN
5 1 (2.94%) VSAN
5 1 (2.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Citrix Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Support Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Support
4 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Server Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Server Engineer
4 9 (26.47%) Server Support
4 9 (26.47%) Server Support Analyst
4 9 (26.47%) Server Support Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 8 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) REST
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 14 (41.18%) Linux
4 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (29.41%) Unix
6 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) ITIL
2 12 (35.29%) Business Continuity
2 12 (35.29%) Data Protection
3 11 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) Server Building
5 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 2 (5.88%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Presales
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Project Governance
6 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.94%) Innovative Thinking
7 1 (2.94%) Runbook
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (41.18%) MCSE
3 13 (38.24%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (35.29%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 2 (5.88%) CCNP
5 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.88%) RHCE
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.94%) CCA
6 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (52.94%) Hyper-V
5 13 (38.24%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 13 (38.24%) XenApp
5 13 (38.24%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) Docker
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) vCenter Server
2 12 (35.29%) XenMobile
3 9 (26.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.94%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
4 1 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) vRealize
4 1 (2.94%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 26 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 24 (70.59%) Citrix
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper