Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMware vSphere
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 198 214
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 +1
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 99 68 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.60% 1.01% 1.15%
As % of the System Software category 12.22% 6.45% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85 65 91
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £49,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -13.27% +13.95% -4.44%

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 810 1055 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.06% 15.73% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 706 909 1399
Surrey median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Guildford +18 30 £42,500 +13.33%
Cobham - 11 £45,000 -
Reigate - 6 £55,000 -
Farnham - 5 £35,000 -
Camberley -9 2 £42,500 -29.17%
Woking +3 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Chertsey - 1 £45,000 -
vSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for vSphere.

1 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 95 (95.96%) Windows
3 76 (76.77%) Active Directory
4 72 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (60.61%) SQL Server
6 58 (58.59%) Windows Server
7 51 (51.52%) Cisco
8 49 (49.49%) Firewall
9 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
10 42 (42.42%) SQL
11 41 (41.41%) Linux
12 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
13 35 (35.35%) ITIL
13 35 (35.35%) SAN
14 29 (29.29%) NAS
15 28 (28.28%) ITIL Certification
15 28 (28.28%) SLA
16 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (27.27%) Office 365
17 23 (23.23%) LAN
18 21 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
19 20 (20.20%) HP
19 20 (20.20%) WAN
19 20 (20.20%) High Availability
19 20 (20.20%) DevOps
19 20 (20.20%) Capacity Planning
19 20 (20.20%) CentOS
19 20 (20.20%) Cloud Computing
20 19 (19.19%) SCCM
20 19 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement

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 16 (16.16%) IIS
2 6 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.01%) Confluence
5 1 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (27.27%) Office 365
2 20 (20.20%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 49 (49.49%) Firewall
2 38 (38.38%) TCP/IP
3 35 (35.35%) SAN
4 29 (29.29%) NAS
5 23 (23.23%) LAN
6 20 (20.20%) WAN
7 17 (17.17%) Network Security
8 14 (14.14%) Ethernet
8 14 (14.14%) iSCSI
9 11 (11.11%) VoIP
10 9 (9.09%) Internet
11 8 (8.08%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (7.07%) VLAN
13 6 (6.06%) Wireless
14 5 (5.05%) BIG-IP
14 5 (5.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 5 (5.05%) Skype
15 4 (4.04%) DNS
15 4 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (4.04%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.07%) Redis
3 6 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 1 (1.01%) Big Data
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.01%) JIRA
1 1 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Banking
3 5 (5.05%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.01%) Advertising
5 1 (1.01%) Military
5 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (31.31%) Infrastructure Manager
2 23 (23.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 18 (18.18%) Network Manager
3 18 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Administrator
4 12 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 11 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
5 11 (11.11%) Service Manager
6 10 (10.10%) DevOps Manager
6 10 (10.10%) Exchange Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) Senior VMware Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 7 (7.07%) IT Engineer
9 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
9 7 (7.07%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) COM
1 1 (1.01%) LAMP
1 1 (1.01%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.19%) Management Information System
2 13 (13.13%) Private Cloud
3 11 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 11 (11.11%) Handset
4 6 (6.06%) Clustering
5 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 95 (95.96%) Windows
2 58 (58.59%) Windows Server
3 41 (41.41%) Linux
4 20 (20.20%) CentOS
5 18 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (17.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (14.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (10.10%) Windows 7
9 9 (9.09%) Windows 10
10 7 (7.07%) Ubuntu
11 6 (6.06%) Mac OS X
12 2 (2.02%) Fedora
12 2 (2.02%) Solaris
12 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.01%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) ITIL
2 20 (20.20%) Capacity Planning
2 20 (20.20%) DevOps
2 20 (20.20%) High Availability
3 19 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (18.18%) IT Governance
4 18 (18.18%) Service Management
5 13 (13.13%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (13.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 12 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 12 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.11%) Change Control
8 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 7 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (7.07%) ITIL V3
9 7 (7.07%) Quality Management
9 7 (7.07%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) SQL
2 18 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.07%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.03%) C
5 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (28.28%) ITIL Certification
2 27 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (21.21%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (19.19%) CCNA
5 13 (13.13%) MCP
6 12 (12.12%) MCSE
7 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (8.08%) Security Cleared
9 6 (6.06%) MCSA
9 6 (6.06%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.04%) CCNP
11 3 (3.03%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.02%) Degree
12 2 (2.02%) NCIE
13 1 (1.01%) CCSA
13 1 (1.01%) CCSE
13 1 (1.01%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (28.28%) SLA
2 7 (7.07%) ISO 9001
2 7 (7.07%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.02%) RMADS
System Software
1 76 (76.77%) Active Directory
2 72 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (8.08%) Docker
6 6 (6.06%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.03%) NFS
8 2 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.01%) Samba
9 1 (1.01%) XenApp
9 1 (1.01%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (19.19%) SCCM
2 11 (11.11%) NetVault Backup
3 9 (9.09%) Nagios
4 8 (8.08%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.07%) FortiGate
5 7 (7.07%) Opsview
5 7 (7.07%) Pingdom
5 7 (7.07%) vCenter Server
6 5 (5.05%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (3.03%) Puppet
8 1 (1.01%) Ansible
8 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
8 1 (1.01%) Cacti
8 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.01%) vMotion
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) VMware
2 51 (51.52%) Cisco
3 48 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.20%) HP
5 14 (14.14%) Dell
6 13 (13.13%) EqualLogic
6 13 (13.13%) Fortinet
6 13 (13.13%) Meraki
7 12 (12.12%) Veeam
8 8 (8.08%) CheckPoint
9 7 (7.07%) IBM
9 7 (7.07%) New Relic
10 5 (5.05%) Apple
10 5 (5.05%) F5
10 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.03%) Sophos
12 2 (2.02%) EMC
12 2 (2.02%) McAfee
12 2 (2.02%) NetApp
12 2 (2.02%) Symantec