Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Surrey
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 184 190
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +24
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 39 83 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.85% 1.38% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 4.93% 10.67% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 68 65
Surrey median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +29.03% +12.05%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.23% +3.33%

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 791 778 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.26% 12.97% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 664 680 882
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,994 £21,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 15 January 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 15 January 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
Farnham +15 10 £35,750 +5.93%
Staines - 6 £40,000 -
Guildford -9 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Egham - 3 - -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
3 28 (71.79%) Windows
4 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (61.54%) ITIL
5 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
6 18 (46.15%) Cisco
6 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
7 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
8 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (41.03%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (41.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (33.33%) Linux
11 12 (30.77%) MCSE
11 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (28.21%) Firewall
12 11 (28.21%) SQL
12 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (28.21%) SCCM
13 10 (25.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (25.64%) Project Governance
13 10 (25.64%) Change Control
13 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
13 10 (25.64%) Citrix
13 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
14 9 (23.08%) Office 365
14 9 (23.08%) HP

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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.08%) Office 365
3 7 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) Internet
4 6 (15.38%) VPN
5 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 4 (10.26%) DNS
5 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
5 4 (10.26%) NetScaler
5 4 (10.26%) SAN
5 4 (10.26%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.56%) Junos
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
7 1 (2.56%) OpenVPN
7 1 (2.56%) SNMP
7 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.95%) Retail
2 6 (15.38%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Server Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Support
7 4 (10.26%) Linux Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Server Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Server Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Wiki
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 16 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (33.33%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Unix
7 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.69%) CentOS
9 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (25.64%) Change Control
3 10 (25.64%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 10 (25.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (25.64%) Project Governance
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
5 4 (10.26%) IT Governance
5 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Server Building
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (30.77%) MCSE
3 6 (15.38%) MCITP
3 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CCA
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.13%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) RHCE
5 2 (5.13%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (87.18%) Active Directory
2 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (41.03%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (10.26%) XenApp
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
5 4 (10.26%) XenServer
6 2 (5.13%) vCloud
7 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) EdgeSight
2 4 (10.26%) NetBackup
2 4 (10.26%) SCOM
3 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.13%) vRealize
5 1 (2.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) VMware
2 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 18 (46.15%) Cisco
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 9 (23.08%) HP
6 4 (10.26%) Ivanti
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Veeam